Aachen, Germany

Artificial Intelligence in Industrial Applications

when 23 June 2024 - 6 July 2024
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 1400

The modern world is characterized by computers that facilitate our daily lives. Most of these computers and devices use Artificial Intelligence to do so. Whether we focus on applications for the private sector, such as smartphones and apps, or focus on the industrial environment, such as a factory, Artificial Intelligence solutions surround us anywhere.

The program commences by introducing the fundamentals of Cyber Physical Systems, Network Infrastructure, Innovative Sensor Systems and Data Integration, in order to provide a comprehensive understanding of data acquisition in an industrial context as well as a training in programming languages and tools commonly used for industrial AI, such as Python, scikit learn, and TensorFlow (Keras).

The courses are highly interactive and contain a lot of intensive and fun teamwork.

✓ Lectures & tutorials⁠
✓ Project work in a computer lab
✓ Calculations
✓ Lab tour
✓ Try and test methods
✓ Intercultural exchange & social events

Registrations are open now! Apply before April 1!

Early Bird Discount: Complete your registration before March 1 and save 225 EUR of the program fee!

Friends & Peers Discount: Convince a friend to participate with you and you both get 335 EUR off the program fee!

Course leader

Your Short Course is mainly conducted by the the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) from RWTH University. This program has also been developed together with our long-standing partner Mitsubishi Electric Germany.

Target group

Every year we welcome students from all over the world. You can become part of our international student community if you:

- are at least 18 years old
- in your Bachelor's, Master's, in between or recently graduated
- are proficient in the English language

Desirable is basic knowledge in the following areas: Lecture „Artificial Intelligence“ (or objective evidence of equivalent knowledge), interest in logic-based programming. Linux skills are beneficial.

No English certificate is required. Our courses are all in English and therefore a proficient knowledge of English is important.

Course aim

Deep Learning, Python and various topics related to Industry 4.0
- Understand Key AI concepts such as machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning and time series processing
- Apply Supervised Learning in Predictive Quality
- Perform information integration in industrial networks
- Assess the potential of data driven solutions for industrial scenarios
- Master programming basics in Python
- Select appropriate Machine Learning techniques based on the data at hand

Credits info

3 EC
Have a look at the workload of our Short Courses:
(1 hour = 45 minutes)

2-week programs | about 75 hours
3-week programs | about 100 hours

Please note: All Short Courses are full time programs! Ultimately it is up to your home institution as to how many credits may be awarded. For details, please speak to your home institution’s Study Abroad Adviser.

Fee info

EUR 1400: Tuition fees
EUR 850: With our all-inclusive package we provide our participants a carefree stay in the charming historic city of Aachen.
The program fees of each on-campus program contain for example:

- Accommodation (shared student room)
- Breakfast and lunch on weekdays
- A local public transportation ticket
- Broad supporting program
- Personal support from local mentors
- Emergency contact
- Certificate from RWTH Aachen University

Registrations are open now! Apply before April 1!


Our team is glad to announce that we award scholarships for selected on-campus Summer School programs every year. Check out our website for details and see if you are a scholarship candidate.