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Mathematics, Department

Fakultät 1 - Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Naturwissenschaften

Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen

Fakultät 1 - Fakultät für Mathematik, Informatik und Naturwissenschaften
Fachgruppe Mathematik
Templergraben 55
D-52062 Aachen
Telephone: +49 241 809-4583

RWTH Aachen
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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Percentage of teaching by practitioners

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Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's


Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

10/14 points


Publications per academic


Third party funds per academic

41,000 €

Doctorates per professor


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support

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Support in studies
Courses offered
Study organisation
Exam organisation
Research orientation
Support for stays abroad

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Student Workstations

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Overall study situation
Return rate of the questionnaires


Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered
Study organisation
Transition to Master's studies
Research orientation
Overall study situation
Return rate of the questionnaires


Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Agreement with the University of Western Australia, October 2017 an agreement was signed between RWTH Aachen University and Beijing Institute of Technology.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

University of Arizona, USA; Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spanien; Aalto-yliopisto, Finnland; German University, of Technology in Oman, Oman; Universitat de Barcelona, Spanien; Lunds universitet, Schweden; University of York, Großbritannien; National University of Ireland, Irland; Queen Mary University of London,Großbritannien; Université de Picardie Jules Verne, Frankreich

Special features regarding the equipment

Two computer rooms with a total of 48 workplaces; Mathematics library with around 96 workstations, stock of approx. 23,750 books, 42 current journals, 40 electronic journals, specialist collection in Didactics of Mathematics; Statistics Library with a stock of approx. 6,000 volumes and approx. 30 journal subscriptions.

Special features regarding research activities

Numerous cooperations within and outside the RWTH (with universities and companies) Participation in the graduate school AICES; participation in special research areas, graduate colleges: "Experimental and Constructive Algebra", "Energy, Entropy and Dissipative Dynamics"; DFG-SFB/Transregio: "Symbolic Tools in Mathematics and Their Applications"; various areas of concentration in the master's degree course.

Other special features

Once a semester, the so-called year conference takes place; the lecturers of the courses from the first four semesters meet with the students and the students report on how the courses went from their point of view.

Further information on research activities




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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements


Value in percent

Value in points


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Last Update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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