RWTH Aachen University is a public university which was established in the year 1870 and is located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. There are two core areas of the university: midtown and Melaten district. The University is considered as the largest technical university in Germany.
RWTH Aachen University comprises nine faculties; Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, School of Business and Economics, and Faculty of Medicine. The university cooperates with the Fraunhofer-Institutes situated in the Melaten district of Aachen. These institutes offer workshops, courses, and lectures for the students of RWTH Aachen; Applied Information Technology, Fraunhofer-Institute for Laser Technology, Fraunhofer-Institute for Production Technology, Fraunhofer-Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology. The university also consists of a graduate school: The Aachen Institute for advanced study in Computational Engineering Science (AICES). Research at AICES is broadly in the area of Computational engineering, solving inverse problems that find applications in mathematics, computer science and engineering, mechanical engineering and natural sciences.
RWTH Aachen University has more than 45,377 which include 6,798 Undergraduate students, 3,219 Graduate students, and 9,651 International students. The university has more than 5,913 faculty members.
RWTH Aachen University provides scholarship opportunities to the students on the basis of academic excellence. RWTH Aachen was chosen by the DFG as one of nine German Universities of Excellence for its future concept RWTH 2020: Meeting Global Challenges and additionally won funding for one graduate school and three clusters of excellence. The university also provides the students with a library that has an incredible number of scientific books, journals, and electronic media.
Notable Alumni: Peter Debye (Nobel laureate), Helmut Zahn (Chemist)
RWTH Aachen University Programs
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Bachelors: No tuition fees
Masters: No tuition fees
Bachelors: Winter: October 31, Summer: April 30
Masters: Winter: October 31, Summer: April 30
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.
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