Registrations for "Good Start of Studies in Engineering" possible until 15 March 2019


With the project "Good Start of Studies in Engineering" (also called "Zero Semester") FH Aachen and RWTH Aachen University have been providing guidance since 2015 and facilitating the entry into engineering studies.

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Prospective students and students changing subjects have the opportunity to register for the summer semester at both universities at the same time and attend events. In this way, participants can find out for themselves which university and which subject (mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering or civil engineering) best suits them. To date, more than 600 prospective students have taken advantage of the comprehensive subject and university orientation of both universities. It is also possible to start directly after the Abitur examinations.

Start dates:

  • 25 March 2019 for all those who are not currently taking their Abitur.
  • Mid May 2019 after individual arrangement for all, which make at present Abitur.

Registrations for the year 2019 are possible by e-mail to with contact data and specialisation (mechanical engineering or aerospace engineering or civil engineering).

Application deadline: The documents must be received by 15 March 2019.

Further information:

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