RWTH Aachen University / アーヘン工科大学 / Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH Aachen)

Aachen

 

Aachen

Number of students 2
Eligibility Third or fourth-year undergraduate students, or graduate students
Period of study October 2019 - July 2020
Location Templergraben 57, 52062 Aachen, Germany
University profile 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 45,000 students enrolled in over 100 academic programs, and around 8,000 international students from 130 countries.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Any study field available at RWTH Aachen University except 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.
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 who wish to take classes in German: B1
Students who with to take classes in English: TOEFL iBT 70 or IELTS 5.5, B1 level
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.
Academic calendar

WINTER SEMESTER:
 Orientation date: Mid September
 Classes begin: Beginning of October
 Classes end: End of January

 Exam period: End of March

 

SUMMER SEMESTER:
 Orientation week: End of March / Beginning of April
 Classes begin: April
 Classes end: End of July
 Exam period: End of September

 

Important university website for exchange students http://www.rwth-aachen.de/exchange-students
Scholarship information RWTH Aachen University Exchange Scholarship
http://www.rwth-aachen.de/cms/root/Studium/Im-Studium/Stipendien-Foerderung/
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Dormitory information Not guaranteed - some quota rooms in student dorms available for exchange students.
Other information Student service fee: approximately EUR 270 per semester
www.rwth-aachen.de/internationales
RWTH Aachen Research Fellowship Japan:
www.rwth-aachen.de/japan/researchfellowship