We are committed to professional and success-based training. The latest ranking results show that students and companies are satisfied with us:

#1 in the WirtschaftsWoche university ranking (2018, 2019, 2020)

In this annual university ranking by consulting firm Universum Communications, HR managers at companies with ten to thousands employees are asked which universities they prefer to recruit from - i.e. which university best prepares their graduates for jobs and careers. The WirtschaftsWoche ranking focuses on practical relevance and concentrates on business-related subjects such as business administration and economics, law or mechanical engineering, which includes aerospace engineering and automotive engineering.

In 2018, 2019 and 2020, FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences was ranked number 1 of all universities of applied sciences in Germany in the mechanical engineering and electrical engineering categories. 

Centrum für Hochschulentwicklung (CHE)

The CHE offers the most comprehensive and detailed ranking in the German-speaking world, in which more than 300 universities and universities of applied sciences are examined and over 150,000 students are surveyed. The faculty of aerospace engineering is evaluated within the subject of mechanical engineering.


In the top group of the 2019 university ranking are

  • all bachelor's degree programs of the department in the extent of the networking and in the professional practice in the study

  • all master programs with international orientation

The master students of the department rate the "supervision by teachers", the "course offerings", the "study organization", the "support for studying abroad" and the "general study situation" as very good.