Incoming Students - Business

Welcome to the Faculty of Business Studies of FH Aachen. Thank you for your interest in a stay at our faculty. We hope to provide you with all the neccessary information. If you have any further questions, please contact our International Faculty Office.

A student exchange agreement between your university and the FH Aachen is required if you want to become an exchange student at the Faculty of Business Studies. Please contact the international office of your home university to find out if an agreement exists or check our list of partner universities for more details.


Academic Calendar Summer Term 2020 - courses are only taught online due to COVID19!

Official Start and End of Summer Term: March 1st - July 31st 2020
German Intensive Course: March 4th - 19th 2020
First and last day of Lectures: March 30th - June 26th 2020

Start online lectures: March 30th 2020

Reading Week: cancelled
Exam registration: June 1st - 15th 2020
Exam period: June 29th - July 17th 2020

Academic Calendar Winter Term 2020/2021 - dates are subject to change due to COVID-19!

Official Start and End of Winter Term: September 1st 2020 - February 28th 2021
German Intensive Course: September 7th - 25th 2020 (online)
First and last day of Lectures: October 5th 2020 - January 22nd 2021
Exam registration: November 23rd - December 7th 2020
Exam period: to be announced




Why choose the Faculty
of Business Studies?

The international surrounding, a top-ranked university and a student-oriented city are only some reasons for studying at our faculty as an exchange student. Click here for even more reasons.

Application Process

Get ready for your studies at the Faculty of Business Studies! Click on the following link to learn more about the application process.

List of Courses

The Faculty of Business Studies offers a wide range of business courses. Here you can get information on courses available for exchange students in Bachelor's and Master's degrees programmes.

Student Support Service

As an exchange student, you will certainly have plenty of questions regarding your stay in Aachen. The student support service will help you get started more easily and become accustomed to student life in Aachen.

Student voices

Curious about what former exchange students have to say about their stay at the FH Aachen Faculty of Business Studies? Click here and learn more about their experiences and impressions.


In our list of FAQs you will find answers to questions frequently asked by Incoming students. You‘ve got even more questions? Then feel free to contact our student support service.