Program and Exchange Students (Incoming)

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The best time in one’s life is the university period when you can explore opportunities, live your dream and do whatever you are enthusiastic about. Going to RWTH Aachen University was the best decision in my life.

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You would like to come to RWTH Aachen for an exchange stay, but are not sure where to start your application process? Please consult our Application Process guidelines.

Next to the traditional exchange programs such as Erasmus+ or RWTH Exchange Worldwide, RWTH Aachen offers a wide selection of international mobility options like Double Degrees and Network Initatives. Please consult our Application website for more information. We will be happy to help you find all relevant information on topics such as exchange opportunities, programs, application and admission, as well as useful tips on organizing your stay. Please contact our for more information.

Doctoral students please proceed to the application website.


Incoming Student Service Office and Service Hours

Personal Consultation Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 9:30am to 11am - walk-in office hours, no appointment needed

Friday: by appointment only
Please make an appointment with Incoming Student Service

Online Consultation via Zoom

Wednesdays by appointment only
11am to 12 noon

Telephone Office Hours

Monday through Friday
9:30am to 12 noon


Exchange and Study Abroad at RWTH

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This web page provides you with information about exchange opportunities at RWTH:

Exchange and Study Abroad at RWTH


Degree Students

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These web pages provide (prospective) degree students you with useful information:

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree

Doctoral Degree