The Studienbrücke Program
You can apply for your chosen subject at RWTH via the Studienbrücke application portal. The Goethe-Instituts abroad will send the application link to all graduates of the Studienbrücke program.
RWTH Aachen University
is one of the leading technical universities in the world. RWTH enjoys an excellent reputation, especially in the field of mechanical engineering and stands out internationally for its innovative and groundbreaking research
cooperates closely with partners from industry in research collaborations. RWTH students greatly benefit from these cooperations and often receive job offers from these partners during their studies.
guarantees a highly stimulating environment as a particularly international university
Studienbrücke is an educational program offered by the Goethe-Institut in cooperation with the German Academic Exchange Service, DAAD for short, and German partner universities in North Rhine-Westphalia and Brandenburg.
This program prepares high school pupils and graduates with outstanding academic achievements to start a Bachelor's program at a German partner university directly with a range of specific language, technical language, and learning culture courses.
Upon successful completion of the educational program, Studienbrücke graduates may apply for admission to one of the partner universities in Germany. The Studienbrücke program is comprised of German language courses (up to level B2/C1), technical language courses (math, chemistry, physics, biology, computer science, technology and engineering), economics courses, TestDaF und TestAS preparatory courses, intercultural training offerings, and student advising.
RWTH Is a Partner University of Studienbrücke
As a partner university, RWTH offers all Studienbrücke graduates the opportunity to apply for one of the bachelor programs listed below as part of its FTBA program, which also features a special mentoring service that participants can benefit from:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Business Administration and Engineering: Mechanical Engineering
- Computational Engineering Science
Currently planned starting 2022/23 winter term:
- Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B.Sc.
- Computer Engineering B.Sc.
- Computer Science B.Sc.
In order to participate in the FTBA program, you must have above-average school grades, an outstanding TestAS result, very good German language skills, and have successfully completed the Studienbrücke program. All applicants will also be invited for a personal interview.
What Is Special About the FTBA Support Program?
Selected participants from the Studienbrücke program will be integrated into RWTH’s FTBA support program and will benefit from a support program specially tailored to this target group.
You can find detailed information on the FTBA page.
The following countries are currently offering the Studienbrücke program:
|Eastern Europe/Central Asia||
|North and Central America||