RWTH Aachen University

RWTH Aachen University is a scientific hotspot of increasing international recognition where the future of our industrialized world is being thought out. With 260 institutes in nine faculties, it is one of Europe’s leading academic institutions. In the winter semester 2019/2020, 45.628 students were enrolled in 162 degree programs, including 11.280 foreign students from 137 countries.

As a University of Excellence, RWTH Aachen University stands for “The Integrated Interdisciplinary University of Science and Technology” with a focus on the convergence of knowledge, methods and findings. The aim is to create a unique national and international educational, research, and transfer environment with dynamic research networks that transcend individual disciplines and organizational boundaries. Three Clusters of Excellence cover research areas that address future challenges of great societal relevance.

In addition to excellent study conditions, RWTH Aachen University is known for research and development of new, innovative applications within international teams. Thinking about the future is something you learn at RWTH Aachen from the very first semester. The work of the research centers is strongly oriented towards the current requirements of industry, leading to numerous developments that have been patented and are in use today.

More than 10.000 people with an international background currently study, research, teach and work at RWTH Aachen University. This is combined with targeted strategies, measures and services to promote the internationality of studies, teaching and research. Cooperation with Brazilian universities, research institutions and industrial partners is of inestimable importance to RWTH, and it is in the university’s interest to expand existing collaborations and initiate new partnerships.


Where to Find Us

RWTH University Aachen

Address: Dezernat 2.0 - International Office
RWTH Aachen University
SuperC, Raum 4.26
Templergraben 57
52062 Aachen