RWTH Aachen University: Ranking & Review

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Aachen Rank Germany Rank World Rank
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Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesRWTH Aachen
Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
MottoZukunft beginnt mit uns
Future starts with us
AccreditationMinisterium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
TU9 German Institutes of Technology e V TU9
Academic structureFaculty 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
Faculty of Business and Economics
Faculty of Medicine
Colorsblue, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff450
Student/staff ratio61
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressTemplergraben 55
Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52062
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+49 (241) 801
Fax+49 (241) 80 92312

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