Germany, Aachen

German Engineering, Language and Culture Summer School

when 12 August 2019 - 30 August 2019
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 3750

Beginning in August 2007, RWTH Aachen University and Keio University in Japan have staged a Summer School for around 20 selected students from Keio's Graduate School of Science and Engineering. This programme is a cooperation among the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL), the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (IAC), the Physics Institute (Physikzentrum), Aachen Chemical Engineering (AVT), the Language Center and the RWTH International Academy. This Summer School includes an intensive 3-week German language course; its credits can be integrated into the students' study programmes in Japan.



This year, we are happy to open the programme for all our Japanese partner universities.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Aachen!

Course leader

This programme is a cooperation among the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL), the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (IAC), the Physics Institute (Physikzentrum), Aachen Chemical Engineering (AVT), the Language Center and the RWTH

Target group

The participation in this exclusive programme is reserved for students from RWTH Aachen's partner universities in Japan:

Keio University
Kyoto University
Nagoya University
Nara Institute of Science and Technology - NAIST
National Institute of Informatics – NII
Osaka University
The University of Tokyo
Tohoku University
Tokyo Institute of Technology - TiTech
Waseda University

Course aim

Summer School at RWTH Aachen University is a three-week-long study abroad programme in which students participate during the summer vacation every year.
Students are eligible to register for this Summer School programme as a study abroad course in German and Engineering.

Please ask your Student Abroad Advisor if you want to apply for the Summer School!

Credits info

3 EC
2, 3 or 4 ECTS credits according to the workload (about 60 hours / 2 weeks, about 90 hours / 3 weeks and about 120 hours / 4 weeks)
Please note:
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 Advisor!

Fee info

EUR 3750: EUR 3,750 (including tuition fees, accommodation, half board, social activities and excursions)