RWTH Aachen University ／ アーヘン工科大学 ／ Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH Aachen)
|Number of students||3|
|Eligibility||Third or fourth-year undergraduate students, or graduate students|
|Period of study||October 2017 - July 2018|
|Location||Templergraben 57, 52056 Aachen, Germany|
RWTH is one of the top technical universities in Europe, especially strong in
Engineering, Natural Sciences, and IT education. RWTH is in close cooperation
with leading national and international industries and research centres.
There are currently more than 35,000 students enrolled in over 100 academic programs,
and around 6,000 international students from 130 countries.
|Undergraduate programs open to exchange students||Any study field available at RWTH Aachen University except: see below.|
|Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students||
Biomedical Engineering for Bachelor Students.
Students who wish to study English or Business Administration must be enrolled in
this field at their home university.
|Graduate programs open to exchange students||Any study field available at RWTH Aachen University, please refer to the language of instruction.|
|Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students||
Students who wish to study English or Business Administration must be enrolled
in this field at their home university.
The same applies to students in the Department of English Studies.
|Minimum GPA (UG)||None, but students must show strong academic commitment and performance.|
|Minimum GPA (G)||Same as above.|
|Minimum language proficiency (UG)||
Students taking German-taught courses: B1 level
Students taking English-taught courses: TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0
|Minimum language proficiency (G)||
In Master's Programs, there is a larger number of seminars held in English, so that Master's students typically have the opportunity to take lectures and seminars held in English.
Thus, Master's Programs can be completed by students who are not proficient in German.
Please note, however, that basic German language skills are very helpful for studying and living in Germany.
Orientation date: Beginning of October 2016
Classes begin: mid-October 2016
Classes end: mid-February 2016
Classes begin: April 2017
Classes end: mid-July 2017
|Important university website for exchange students||
RWTH Aachen University Exchange Scholarship
RWTH Aachen University Keio Alumni Scholarship
Mandatory student service to be paid by all students: social insurance contribution
(approximately EUR 240/semester)
RWTH Aachen Research Fellowship Japan: www.rwth-aachen.de/japan/researchfellowship