All information without guarantee. The information provided here sereves as initial information. Please inform yourself at the partner university.
Aalto University (School of Science and Technology)
|City||Espoo and Helsinki|
|Founded||2010 - Fusion of Three Universities|
|Number of Students||17.563 (As of 2016)|
|Websites and Downloads|
|Type of Partnership||ERASMUS+ (SF ESPOO12)|
|Who can apply?||
Bachelor's (If the bachelor's degree is expected to be completed at the time of your stay abroad), Master's
Although Bachelor students cannot go to Aalto University for a semester exchange, they have the possibility to apply for a three-month paid research internship. This application goes directly through Aalto University and not through the application platform of the Faculty of Civil Engineering of RWTH.
Students of a Bachelor's program: Please note that you should have a maximum of 20 ECTS open per upcoming semester at RWTH until the stay abroad, as a stay is only possible in the Master's program.
|Type of Stay||Study|
|Length of Stay||1 to 2 Semester|
|Time of Stay||Winter Semester and/or Summer Semester|
|Number of Exchange Spots||4|
1. Semester: Spetember to December
2. Semester: January to May
|Cooperating Faculty /
|School of Engineering
It may not be possible for exchange students to take all courses from all faculties. Further information can be obtained from our partner universities and from our experience reports.
Please note that in general the majority of the courses taken must be chosen by the cooperating faculty. At Aalto University, 2/3 of the courses from one of the chosen departments must be chosen at the cooperating School (School of Engineering).
Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.
Proof of Language Skills at teh RWTH Aachen university Langauge Center
|Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Civil Engineering||31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year|
|Application Deadline at the Partner University||
30. April for the Entire Following Academic Year
15. October for the Summer Semester of the Following Year
(The application to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH Aachen University.)
|Application Process at the Partner University||
(The application to the partner University takes place only after successful application at RWTH Aachen University)
|Tuition Fees||Fees Waived|
|Accommodations||Information concerning Housing|
|Information to Health Insurance||For the entire stay abroad is foreign travel health insurance and liability insurance necessary.|