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Architecture, Department

Fachbereich Architektur

FH Aachen

Fachbereich Architektur
Bayernallee 9
D-52066 Aachen
Telephone: +49 241 6009-51110
FH Aachen
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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Job market- and career-orientation

Professional qualification as an architect

qualification according to EU standard

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Practical orientation; Integration of ongoing research projects into teaching (research-based teaching); Profiling in the fields of digitalisation, culture, sustainability

Special features regarding the international orientation

Erasmus Programmes with a variety of institutions of higher education ; Euregional Summer School in planning

Special features regarding the equipment

Technical facilities: 30 computer workstations with a variety of CAD programs (2D and 3D modelling, rendering, visualisation, BIM, etc.); Free plotting service; Laser scanners; VR equipment; Drone for 3D surveying (structure for motion). Model-building workshops: Carpentry workshop; Thermal saw laboratory with 6 stations; CNC laser laboratory; 3D printer laboratory with four 3D printers, one of which is a large printer, as well as filament-recycling equipment. Subject-specific databases: Diverse architecture-specific E-Books (e.g. Detail Verlag); Literature-management programs

Special features regarding research and development

Several research laboratories with approx. 20 workstations; Research in the fields of digitalisation, culture, sustainability: Timber construction (Solar Decathlon, HolzMobil, etc.), 3D printing, historical construction research, projects in the preservation of monuments, structural change (projects in the lignite region), participation processes for transformation in town and country, subject-related didactic further development, digitalisation initiative on teaching & learning (DoLL)

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