Humanities and Social Sciences at RWTH Aachen – Master's Day



Silke Faßbender-Ohligschläger

Coordinator Master Programs and Events for Pupils


+49 241 80 96031



Friday, December 4, 2020

Anyone considering a Master's at RWTH Aachen in one of the courses of study listed below is faced with many questions:

  • Why pursue humanities and social science studies at a technical university?
  • What are the profiles of the courses of study?
  • What are the career prospects like for someone in these programs?

The Master's and Teacher Training Day offers an overview of the Master's courses of study offered in the humanities and social sciences at RWTH. Courses of studies and their profiles will be presented and attendees will learn about the application process, funding opportunities, scholarships, and doctoral studies. Graduates will talk about their career paths and answer questions. Information stands in the foyer also provide an opportunity for individual advising.

Where? SuperC, Generali Hall and Ford Hall (6th floor) and Rooms 5.31/5.32 (5th floor), Templergraben 57
Target Group

Bachelor's students at RWTH Aachen and other universities, all those interested

  • Welcome and introduction by the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Christine Roll
  • Professors and lecturers present their Master's courses of studies (structure, admissions requirements, profile)
  • Presentations on general topics
  • Graduates share about their careers
  • Simultaneous to the presentations: advising stands in the foyer
Participating Courses of Study
  • Computational Social Systems (M.Sc.)
  • Digital Media Communication (M.A.)
  • Empirical Education Research (M.A.)
  • History as Culture of Knowledge (M.A.)
  • Governance of Technology and Innovation (M.A.)
  • Master's Teacher Trainings at RWTH
  • Literary and Linguistic Studies (M.A.)
  • Political Science (M.A.)
  • Sociology (M.A.)
  • Theology and Global Development (M.A.)
Registration Not required