Information for new students

Welcome of new students 2020

Central acedemic information concerning entry requirements, application and admissions is available on the pages of the RWTH Study Service.


The bio-brochure gives an overview on the whole Aachen Biology and Biotechnology Department of the RWTH. In addition to the research and teaching topics of the institutes, the brochure includes information on other parts of the department, such as the student council or the HSPII-Team for teaching support.
The brochure is being revised at the moment. Here you can download the old brochure as a PDF.

Bridge Courses

To help you start your studies as best as possible, the RWTH Aachen offers bridge courses to repeat and deepen the knowledge in courses as chemistry, mathematics or computer science. It is recommende for every biology and biotechnology student to attend at least the chemsitry bridge course. Further information on the courses you can find on the RWTH website.