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RWTH Aachen University

Construction and Robotics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science, Mechatronics, Systems Engineering, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Building and Construction
English only
Winter semester: 01 Mar/15 Jul
Summer semester: 01 Sep/15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in mechanical engineering, architecture, civil engineering, or computer science.

Depending on the discipline in the master's program in "Construction and robotics", knowledge from the following areas must be demonstrated to the extent specified there:

  • 66 CP must be demonstrated for the computer science discipline, which includes comparable achievements to the following basic modules of the bachelor's program in computer science at RWTH, such as Practical computer science (22 CP)Technical computer science (14 CP), Theoretical computer science (10 CP), Mathematics (14 CP), and other services (6 CP).
  • For the architecture discipline, 92 CP must be proven, which include the following basic modules of the RWTH architecture bachelor's degree program, comparable achievements in the specified scope such as Cultural and historical foundations (12 CP), Design and presentation (12 CP), Digital construction processes and methods (6 CP), Construction and design (38 CP), Building planning and designing (18 CP), and Fundamentals of designing (6 CP). In addition, 6 CP must be demonstrated in the area of ​​digital architecture.
  • For the discipline of civil engineering, 91 CP must be proven, which include comparable achievements in the specified scope of the following basic modules of the Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering at RWTH such as Mathematical-physical basics (35 CP), Engineering and civil engineering basics (53 CP), and Digital Building (3 CP).
  • For the mechanical engineering discipline, 72 CP from the engineering and mathematical-natural sciences area (excluding professional work) can be demonstrated, which include comparable achievements to the following extent modules of the Bachelor course in Mechanical Engineering of the RWTH such as Mechanics/strength theory/statics/dynamics (18 CP), Machine design/machine elements (13 CP), Materials science (8 CP), Control engineering (6 CP), Mathematics (17 CP), Computer science (5 CP), and Robotics (5 CP).
Work Experience

It is recommended to complete the 2-month internship without interruption, in any case, you must complete at least 3 weeks in a row. Internship periods of less than three weeks are not recognized. Practical work is recommended after completing the bachelor's degree.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

min 90
min 5.5
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: With at least a grade of B.
CEFR English
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by the placement test of the RWTH Language Center with level B2 (MK 7).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website