A Unique Technology Ecosystem

RWTH Aachen University provides a stimulating learning environment where participants learn to push and challenge themselves. RWTH Aachen University is a place where we envision the future of our industrialized world. Indeed, the University is proving to be a hotspot with broad international recognition and where innovative answers to global challenges are developed. RWTH Aachen University is one of only eleven Universities of Excellence in Germany. With its 260 institutes in nine faculties, RWTH Aachen University is a fascinating and dynamic research environment focused on technological innovation.

An Integrated Campus

Developed in close cooperation with industry, the RWTH Aachen Campus provides visible evidence of this collaborative ecosystem and will form one of the largest research parks in Europe. A large number of companies have “enrolled” at the RWTH Aachen Campus, joining forces with Aachen’s researchers to find solutions to the global challenges of the future. As the Business School is located within the Campus, participants will experience close university-industry collaboration first hand.

A Vibrant Entrepreneurial Hub

Aachen is also a vibrant hub for start-ups, spin-offs and entrepreneurs focused on new technologies. Recent examples include the StreetScooter, an electrical-powered delivery vehicle developed jointly with Deutsche Post DHL, and the e.Go Life, a low-cost electric car that is fun, sharp-looking and remarkably practical. RWTH Aachen University has also installed a Center for Entrepreneurship that supports students and researchers in their start-up ventures. The Center offers a great deal of relevant services, ranging from idea generation, advisory services, all the way to financing and post-start-up support. In 2014, 45 start-up ventures from students and researchers of RWTH Aachen University were launched with the support of the Center for Entrepreneurship, attesting to the strong entrepreneurial spirit in Aachen. Many program participants at RWTH Business School are aspiring entrepreneurs. At RWTH Aachen University, they will find all the support services needed to kick-start their ambitions.

By enrolling at RWTH Aachen Business School, participants can get immersed into this fascinating research environment as a broad set of institutes contribute courses to our programs.