RWTH Aachen University

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RWTH Aachen University or Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.wikipedia
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Aachen

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RWTH Aachen University or Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
One of Germany's leading institutes of higher education in technology, the RWTH Aachen University, is located in the city.

German Universities Excellence Initiative

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In 2007, RWTH Aachen was chosen by the DFG as one of nine German Universities of Excellence for its future concept RWTH 2020: Meeting Global Challenges and additionally won funding for one graduate school and three clusters of excellence.
Six universities retained their status for a third time: RWTH Aachen, FU Berlin (as part of the Berlin University Alliance), Heidelberg University, University of Konstanz, LMU Munich, and Technical University of Munich.

Institute of technology

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In March, the prince chose to use the donation to found the first Prussian institute of technology somewhere in the Rhine province.
Famous examples are the Istanbul Technical University, ETH Zurich, İYTE, Delft University of Technology and RWTH Aachen, all considered universities.

TU9

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In 2007, RWTH Aachen was chosen by the DFG as one of nine German Universities of Excellence for its future concept RWTH 2020: Meeting Global Challenges and additionally won funding for one graduate school and three clusters of excellence. The university is also a member of TU9, DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) and the Top Industrial Managers for Europe network.
The TU Dresden received the highest number of DFG grants in electrical engineering, the TU Darmstadt in computer science and the RWTH Aachen in mechanical engineering.

IDEA League

RWTH Aachen is a founding member of IDEA League, a strategic alliance of five leading universities of technology in Europe. Furthermore, the RWTH is member of the IDEA League, which is a strategic partnership among four of Europe's leading research universities, including TU Delft, Chalmers University of Technology, and ETH Zürich, and was the first German university starting an Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program in 2008.
On October 6, 1999, the IDEA league was formed by the signing of a memorandum of understanding between four leading European universities of technology: Imperial College London, Delft University of Technology, ETH Zürich, and RWTH Aachen University.

Germany

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RWTH Aachen University or Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
In the contemporary era Germany has developed eleven Universities of Excellence: Humboldt University of Berlin, the University of Bremen, the University of Cologne, TU Dresden, the University of Tübingen, RWTH Aachen, FU Berlin, Heidelberg University, the University of Konstanz, LMU Munich, and the Technical University of Munich.

North Rhine-Westphalia

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RWTH Aachen University or Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
RWTH Aachen is one of Germany's leading universities of technology and was chosen by DFG as one of the German Universities of Excellence in 2007 and again in 2012.

August von Brandis

In 1909 the first women were admitted and the artist August von Brandis succeeded Alexander Frenz at the Faculty of Architecture as a "professor of figure and landscape painting", Brandis became dean in 1929.
In 1909 he succeeded Alexander Frenz at the Faculty of Architecture of the RWTH Aachen as a full "professor of figure and landscape painting", and became dean in 1929.

Theodore von Kármán

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The Main Building, SuperC student's center and the Kármán Hall are 500 m away from the city centre with the Aachen Cathedral, the Audimax (biggest lecture hall) and the main refectory are 200 m farther.
In 1912 he accepted a position as director of the Aeronautical Institute at RWTH Aachen University, one of the leading German universities.

German University of Technology in Oman

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In December 2006, RWTH Aachen and the Sultanate of Oman signed an agreement to establish a private German University of Technology in Muscat.
It was established in 2007 in Muscat in collaboration with RWTH Aachen University in Germany, one of the leading and top-ranked universities of technology in Europe.

Botanischer Garten Aachen

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Other points of interest include the university's botanical garden (Botanischer Garten Aachen).
The Botanischer Garten Aachen (1.2 hectares) is a botanical garden maintained by RWTH Aachen.

Top Industrial Managers for Europe

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The university is also a member of TU9, DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) and the Top Industrial Managers for Europe network.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer science, and Natural sciences

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The Faculty of Mathematics, Computer science, and Natural sciences is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

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The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering is one of the nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University and is widely recognized as one of the foremosts of such a faculty in Europe and the world.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

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The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering

F 5 – Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering
The Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Architecture

F 2 – Faculty of Architecture
The Faculty of Architecture is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Arts and Humanities

F 7 – Faculty of Arts and Humanities
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

Forschungszentrum Jülich

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The Jülich-Aachen Research Alliance (JARA) was founded by the RWTH Aachen and Forschungszentrum Jülich in 2007.
It has close collaborations with RWTH Aachen in the form of Jülich-Aachen Research Alliance (JARA).

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Business and Economics

F 8 – School of Business and Economics
The Faculty of Business and Economics (new: RWTH Aachen University School of Business and Economics) is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Civil Engineering

F 3 – Faculty of Civil Engineering
The Faculty of Civil Engineering is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

Flugwissenschaftliche Vereinigung Aachen

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Flugwissenschaftliche Vereinigung Aachen (abbreviation: FVA, Flight Research Association Aachen) is a non-profit organization, founded in 1920, which is closely associated to RWTH Aachen University (Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule – Aachen), with members consisting of RWTH Aachen students, which have included Felix Kracht.

RWTH Aachen Faculty of Medicine

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The Faaculty of Medicine is one of nine faculties at the RWTH Aachen University.

Peter Debye

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For example, Nobel laureate Peter Debye received a degree in electrical engineering from RWTH Aachen and is known for the Debye model and Debye relaxation.
Born Petrus Josephus Wilhelmus Debije in Maastricht, Netherlands, Debye enrolled in the Aachen University of Technology in 1901.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

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Furthermore, the RWTH is member of the IDEA League, which is a strategic partnership among four of Europe's leading research universities, including TU Delft, Chalmers University of Technology, and ETH Zürich, and was the first German university starting an Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program in 2008.
An Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program provides funding and/or credit to undergraduate students who volunteer for faculty-mentored research projects pertaining to all academic disciplines at universities such as The University of Queensland, Boston University, the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), the University of California, Irvine, California State University, Long Beach, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the University of Michigan, the University of Michigan-Flint, Florida State University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), the University of Minnesota, the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, the RWTH Aachen University, Imperial College London, the University of New Hampshire, the Nanyang Technological University and the University of Oregon.