This page should give those of you who are still thinking about applying to RWTH Aachen University an introduction to the application processes at our university. For all the other international and exchange students who are already studying at our department it should help to find the right contact person for different problems and wishes.
We are happy to welcome you and to have you with us in Aachen and hope to give you the opportunity to gain some helpful academic and personal experience.
ERASMUS+ applicants find all information needed for a successful application to RWTH Aachen University here. Take a look at the steps and listed documents which you find under the heading: "Exchange students from ERASMUS countries [...]". You need to fill those documents in and send them to the given address by May 31. Your contact person from the International Office will help you with all questions regarding the application and the first steps when arriving in Aachen.
Moreover, there will be people to help you with all academic issues. For administrative academic stuff like Learning Agreements or Transcripts of Records, please contact our departmental coordinator. She might also help you with problems or questions concering other aspects of your student life in Aachen.© RWTH Aachen
"RWTH Aachen University, one of the world’s top-ranking technical universities, cordially invites you to spend part of your education as an international student with us. Studying at our university is a unique experience! RWTH Aachen University is a centre of excellence in research, providing a very high standard of education, with top students from
Germany and abroad, who enjoy the international atmosphere on campus and in the city of Aachen." (IO)
For further information concerning your studies at RWTH Aachen University, please download the International Office's brochure for exchange students here.
For more general information, you can also visit the International Office's webpages.
Moreover, there will be people to help you with all academic issues. For administrative academic stuff like Learning Agreements or Transcripts of Records, please contact our departmental coordinator. She might also help you with problems or questions concering other aspects of your student life in Aachen.
Advisory for Exchange Students
Advisory for Exchange Students: Thu, 11-12 am at the "Fachgruppenbüro", Intzestraße 1
Regarding more specific concerns about your studies, Skype interviews can be scheduled under: https://terminplaner2.dfn.de/foodle/Exchange-Students-57909
Metallurgical Engineering is a Master of Science program which you can undertake at RWTH Aachen University. It is concerned with the development, production, and processing of ferrous, non-ferrous, and mineral materials. It is the basis for innovative products and new technological developments in the fields of industry, technology, and medicine. Research in our department focuses on materials design. It includes general research to ascertain the structure of and opportunities for optimising known materials (e.g. steel, aluminium, magnesium, glass, ceramic, etc.). Scientists in this division also deal with issues relating to surface technology, recycling, manufacturing, and processing, using state-of-the-art production processes including quality assurance inspections.
For further program information, please go to the respective webpage of the International Office.
- Docket for Exchange Students - Register courses and exams (pdf: 219 kb)
- Documentation_of_Attendance (pdf: 498 kb)
- Documentation of Research Projects (pdf: 518 kb)
- Information for Exchange Students - how to find and register for courses (pdf: 90 kb)
- Find courses online - first consult the information above!
- English taught courses (rtf: 1628 kb)