Aachen University of Applied Sciences Fachhochschule Aachen (FH Aachen) 


top General Information


Street:Postfach 100 560
Kalverbenden 6


Post Code:52005

Tel.:+49(241) 6009-0

Fax:+49(241) 6009-51090


Institution Funding



Founded as University of Applied Science in 1971 out of four colleges dating back to the beginning of the 20th century. Acquired university status in 1976.

Academic Year

September-February; March-July

Admission Requirements

Allgemeine Hochschulreife (Abitur), Fachhochschulreife (Fachabitur). Basic three-month internship for most courses. Language certificate for international degree courses and artistic qualification for Design



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Science and Research North-Rhine Westphalia. Special accreditation agencies for the BEng and MSc courses

top Officers

Head : Marcus Baumann

Job title:Rektor

Senior Administrative Officer : Volker Stempel

Job title:Kanzler

top Divisions

Faculty : Aerospace Technology

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Astronomy and Space Science, Automotive Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture, Regional Planning, Town Planning

Faculty : Business Studies

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, International Business

Faculty : Chemistry and Biotechnology

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Polymer and Plastics Technology

Faculty : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Structural Architecture, Transport Engineering, Waste Management, Water Management

Faculty : Design

Fields of study:Communication Arts, Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Media Studies, Visual Arts

Faculty : Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

Fields of study:Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Multimedia, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : Energy Technology

Fields of study:Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Engineering

Faculty : Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics

Fields of study:Business Administration, Electronic Engineering, Machine Building, Mechanical Engineering

Faculty : Medical Engineering and Technomathematics

Fields of study:Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medical Technology

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Design, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Technology


Fields of study:Accountancy, Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Business Computing, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Finance, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, Management, Mathematics, Nuclear Engineering, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Service Trades, Taxation, Technology


Also Dual Study Programmes

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Careers Guidance

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Language Laboratory


Social Counselling

Sports Facilities


Statistics Year:2013-2014


Updated on 27-01-2015