Application


Please use the online application tool

The application portal opens four weeks before the first deadline.

Note: Before filling in your application documents please carefully read the following guideline document.

Application Guide:

Guideline for the application process for master courses

NOTE to applicants who have not completed their undergraduate studies at the time of application: our regulation requires that no more than 40 credits may still be outstanding at the time of application.

Application deadlines for the admission restrictet (öNC) course are as follows:

For the Summer Semester 2021:
Citizens of Germany, other EU-member states or EEA states, als well as foreign applicants holding a German Bachelor's Degree: 15.01.21
For applicants from abroad: 07.12. 20

For the Winter Semester 2021/22:
Citizens of Germany, other EU-member states or EEA states, als well as foreign applicants holding a German Bachelor's Degree: 31.07.21
For applicants from abroad: 31.05.21

Detailed information regarding the affiliation to these groups can be found here:

www.recht.nrw.de

Downloads

Admission Regulations Aerospace Engineering/International Automotive Engineering | readable version

Examination regulations Aerospace Engineering / International Automotive Engineering | readable version

Application Period

Application Procedure and Period

The following documents have to be submitted to the university via the online application portal (no hard copies):

  • Filled out application form
  • Filled out subjects coverage list
  • Curriculum-Vitae (personal data sheet)
  • Copy of certificate of the first university-degree with a complete study-subject and grade overview
  • Applicants, whose study qualification was achieved at a university outside the Bologna countries, must send a certified copy of the "Graduate Record Examination (GRE) - General Test" result. Application documents without GRE at the application deadline will not be processed.
  • Study applicants, who did not acquire their study qualification at a German-speaking university, have to prove their German language knowledge latest at the time of immatrikulation at the AcUAS through a "Zertifikat Deutsch B1".
  • Proof of English language skill (TOEFL/IELTS)

Certificates and confirmations have to be submitted as certified copies in German or English language.



The application documents must be received by the AcUAS at the latest on:

  • May 31, 2021 (23:59) for foreign students and July 31, 2021 (23:59)for European students (start in Winter Semester 2021/22)
  • December 7,2020 (23:59) for foreign students and 15th (23:59) of January for European students (start in Summer Semester 2021)

Additional documents can not be accepted after the deadline!


Please use the Online Application Portal

Formal Admission Requirements


Admission to the application procedure requires

  • a Bachelor's degree (B. Eng with 7 Semester = 210 ECTS) in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering with corresponding majors (Note: in some countries outside the Bologna scheme 8 semesters are required)
  • a Diplom-Ingenieur-degree (Dipl.-Ing. FH or TU/TH) in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering with corresponding majors


A proof of English language skills is required for all applicants whose native tongue is not English if the undergraduate studies were not undertaken in English.

Please submit one of the following certificates as proof of your English language skills:

  • TOEFL with min. 92 score on the internet-based test or
  • TOEFL with min. 580 score on the paper-based test or
  • IELTS with min. 6.5 overall band score

or

  • Cambridge Certificate in Englisch (FCE), Grade C


The "Sprachenzentrum FH Aachen" offers a proof of English language skills.
 The next exam dates for the exam at Sprachenzentrum Aachen are

1)     exam on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021; application deadline is Thursday Dec 17, 2020

2)     exam on Wednesday, Mar, 17, 2021; application deadline is Thursday Mar 4, 2021

3)     exam on Wednesday, Jun 26, 2021; application deadline is Thursday Jun 10, 2021

4)     exam on Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021; application deadline is Thursday Aug 12, 2021

5)     exam on Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021; application deadline is Thursday Sep 16, 2021

Applicants whose study qualification was achieved at a university outside the Bologna countries, must send a certified copy of the "Graduate Record Examination (GRE) - General Test" result before the application deadline. Application documents without GRE will not be processed. The minimum requirement for eligibility is 83% (named as "%below") in the quantitative part.

Study applicants, who did not acquire their study qualification at a German-speaking university, have to prove their German language knowledge latest at the time of immatriculation (time of enrolment/ registration) through a "Zertifikat Deutsch B1". Certificates from the Goethe-Institutes will be acknowledged from the admissions office without any further tests. Chinese Applicants additionally need an APS Certificate.

Admission and Enrolment

  • Based on the final grade of the first university degree or respectively the result of GRE-test (quantitative section) for international applicants, and achieved modules in the Bachelor's Course, the admissions for the Master's Programme will be given.

  • The enrollment needs to be done in person at the student registration office of AcUAS. The exact dates will be communicated in the admission letter.

  • Be aware that you will need to show the proof of payment of the Social Security Contribution (details), the proof of a student health insurance and your language certificates.