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RWTH Aachen University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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RWTH Aachen University is the largest university of technology in Germany and one of the most renowned in Europe. Every year, numerous international students and scientists come to the university to benefit from its high quality courses and excellent facilities, both of which are recognised at an international level.

RWTH Aachen University is in the process to become an integrated, interdisciplinary technical university. The engineering focus of the university is associated with the natural sciences and medicine. The arts, social sciences and economics, structurally linked to the core disciplines, also make a significant contribution to the university's teaching and research profile. With its 260 institutes in nine faculties, RWTH Aachen is among the leading European scientific and research institutions. 43,721 students in 144 courses of study are enrolled in the winter semester of 2015/16, including almost 8,000 international students from more than 120 countries.

145
2016
146
2017
141
2018
  • 55.6
    Overall Score
  • 71.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 42.1
    Citations per Faculty
  • 98.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 32.6
    International Faculty
  • 58.8
    International Students
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2016
12
2017
  • 70.4
    Overall Score
  • 59.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 84.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 85.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 71.5
    H-index Citations
44
2017
90
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 58
    Overall Score
  • 26.9
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 95
    Employer Reputation
  • 77
    Partnerships with Employers
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,176
International
449

Number of students

44,517
Postgraduate 50%
Undergraduate 50%

Number of international students

8,556
Postgraduate 65%
Undergraduate 35%
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