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RWTH Aachen University

Location

Templergraben 55, Aachen, DE, Aachen Germany

Ranking

# 99QS World University Rankings

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6Postgraduate programs

About RWTH Aachen University

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. 47,173 students in 166 courses of study are enrolled in the winter semester of 2020/21, including over 12,000 international students from more than 120 countries.

 

About RWTH Aachen University

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. 47,173 students in 166 courses of study are enrolled in the winter semester of 2020/21, including over 12,000 international students from more than 120 countries.

 

University information

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Rankings & ratings

RWTH Aachen University is one of the top universities in Aachen, Germany. It is ranked #99 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #150
  • 2014
    #147
  • 2015
    #=147
  • 2016
    #145
  • 2017
    #146
  • 2018
    #141
  • 2019
    #144
  • 2020
    #138
  • 2021
    #145
  • 2022
    #165
  • 2023
    #=147
  • 2024
    #106
  • 2025
    #99

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