Career for GraduatesCopyright: © Thilo Vogel
The Career Center has taken it upon itself to prepare you for the job market and to actively support you with your first steps in the professional world. We gather RWTH Aachen University’s central offerings in one place and act as a hub connecting students and companies.
Seminars & Career Training
The Career Center will help you start your career by providing opportunities to strengthen your professionalism and boost your career skills.
Each semester, we put together a comprehensive program of seminars and career training sessions to help you get started in your career. As a rule, our events take place online. You can find more details in the event overview.
Finding and Meeting Companies
On our Finding Companies web page, we have listed the different ways you can find and meet companies. Firms looking for RWTH graduates present themselves to students in various formats. It is easy to get to know potential employers and establish initial contact with them.
Femtec Career Building Program
Femtec.Network is a joint career program developed by eleven large enterprises, which aims to prepare women from engineering and the natural sciences from the eight participating universities for management positions.
Job Banks & Bulletin Boards
Our job bank consists of offers from companies, that are specifically looking for RWTH graduates or students.The positions and other job announcements can also be found in our large display case in the foyer of the C.A.R.L. lecture hall complex.
If you need to apply to a position quickly, take a look at our application tips. Here, you will find everything you need for a successful application process.
Personal Advising on Application Processes and Application Portfolio Checks
The Career Center team offers all RWTH students the opportunity to have their job application portfolios reviewed.
If you need an application portfolio check for materials in English, we will gladly provide you with contact information for external services with whom we have worked successfully for many years.
KickSTARTER – Work & Study Program
Do you want to get to know your future workplace during your studies? You can now do this with the KickSTARTER program at RWTH Aachen University. This entails gaining initial professional experience within the RWTH Aachen University administration during your studies through part-time employment, expanding upon your own skills and building and expanding upon your professional network. If you perform well, there are very good opportunities for further employment after you graduate.
Open positions in the program are regularly advertised on the RWTH job portal. Please note: The search filter must be set to "employees in technology and administration" and not to "student assistant".
Extracurricular & Leisure Activities
Here you will find associations, initiatives, and organizations where you can volunteer or gain practical experience.
Interesting information about studies or internships abroad
Support for Female Students in the Engineering and Natural Sciences
- Skills Training for Doctoral Candidates at the Doctoral Academy
Division 12.1 - Early-Career Researcher Development and Talent Management
Support for scientific staff
TANDEM Mentoring Programs
Mentoring, training, and networking services for researchers and junior researchers at various points in their careers and with different qualifications
Alumni Jobs Portal
Here you can find jobs for RWTH graduates with work experience
- Founding a Start-Up