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Psychology, Department

Fakultät 7 - Philosophische Fakultät

Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen

Fakultät 7 - Philosophische Fakultät
Institut für Psychologie
Jägerstraße 17/19
D-52066 Aachen
Telephone: +49 241 809-6012
https://www.rwth-aachen.de

RWTH Aachen
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Basic information

Total number of students
590
Number of master degree students
120

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
12/14 points

Group 1

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
88.9%

Group 1

Graduations in appropriate time, master's
71.4%

Group 2

Research

Publications per academic
2

Group 2

Citations per publication
4.6

Group 2

Third party funds per academic
55.4 T€

Group 2

Doctorates per professor
1.1

Group 1

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
2.7

Group 3

Support in studies
no data
Not specified
Courses offered
no data
Not specified
Study organisation
2.3

Group 3

Exams
2.5

Group 2

Digital teaching elements
2.4

Group 2

Research orientation
2.4

Group 2

Job market preparation
2.7

Group 2

Rooms
3.7

Group 3

Library
2.9

Group 3

IT-infrastructure
2.2

Group 2

Overall study situation
3.1

Group 3

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
1.8

Group 1

Support in studies
no data
Not specified
Digital teaching elements
2.1

Group 2

Courses offered
no data
Not specified
Study organisation
1.6

Group 1

Transition to Master's studies
no data
Not specified
Research orientation
1.7

Group 1

Overall study situation
2.7

Group 3

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
none

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

The Bachelor's degree course in Psychology is modular. The Master's degree course expands and consolidates the knowledge in the fields of Industrial and Engineering Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Occupational and Organisational Psychology as well as Health Psychology (including the Psychology of Professional Rehabilitation).

Special features regarding the international orientation

One of the work units is internationally oriented, with English the colloquial language, and empirical internships are also in English.

Special features regarding the equipment

The Institute of Psychology at RWTH Aachen has the usual laboratory equipment as well as an eye-movement laboratory, a VR laboratory and an EEG and EMG laboratory.

Special features regarding research activities

Prof. Iring Koch is the coordinator and since 2018 the spokesperson of the German Research Foundation's (DFG) priority programme "Human Multitasking" (priority programme 1772 "Human performance under multiple cognitive task requirements") which was launched in 2015 (2015-2021).

Other special features

The teaching and research focus in the health psychology application field of Professional Rehabilitation Psychology is a special feature in Germany.

Further information on research activities

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Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

Last Update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education