Exchange Students (Incomings)


Welcome to the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University – your academic “home” while you are studying at this university as an exchange or visiting student. We are certainly looking forward to your application and to welcoming you here soon!


The following pages shall assist you in your preparation of your stay at RWTH Aachen University, explaining those academic aspects of your stay with which you should familiarize in advance. And yet, we are fully aware that no brochure or information sheet will ever suffice to solve all problems or to ease any concern you might have preparing your stay in Aachen. Therefore, do not hesitate to contact us at any time with any question that may arise – either before, during, or after your stay at RWTH!

Are you an ERASMUS student, visiting student from a partner university, or a free mover? Please find more information on the following pages.

Please also find more information on our Brochure Information for Exchange Students.

Are you a student nominated for exchange in the framework of a T.I.M.E. double degree program with your home institution? Please find more information here:

Progress of the Program

Information about Master Program

Informationen about Doctoral Studies