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We want to keep you up to date with the latest news from the university, teaching & education, the AStA and the broad student body. Remarks, suggestions and own contributions can be sent to oeffentlichkeit@asta.rwth-aachen.de.

No exams in attendance until March 7th

The RWTH has decided that no face-to-face exams may take place until March 7th. This applies to both oral and written exams. Exceptions apply to medicine and already approved laboratory practicals. Exams that cannot take place are to be replaced with digital formats...

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No exams in attendance until February 21st

According to a decision by the RWTH, no exams may take place in attendance until February 21st. The decision was made due to the extension of the lockdown. At the beginning of next week, as soon as the concrete regulations for the implementation of the state are...

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Laptop rental

If you don't have a laptop at the moment to attend digital teaching or online exams, you can contact us. We lend laptops provided by the CLS for free, in case of emergency even for a whole semester and without a deposit. The laptops are not very powerful, but they are...

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No exams in presence until February 14th

The rectorate has decided not to hold exams in presence up to and including February 14th. The exams will either take place digitally or be postponed. At the moment it is still unclear whether face-to-face exams can take place again from mid-February. If the cancelled...

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Further handling of exams and practical courses

The RWTH has decided on a number of measures based on the decisions of the federal and state governments. Inspections of exams and oral examinations will continue to be possible only online up to and including January the 31st. Certain labs and written exams that...

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Don’t miss the exam registration

It's time to register for the exams. For many exams, the registration deadline is January 15th at 23:59. Please note that in some courses the deadline may differ. You can register for exams in RWTHonline:https://online.rwth-aachen.de/

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Extension of the BAföG entitlement

The increase in the standard period of study for students in the winter semester 20/21 has now also resulted in an extension of the BAföG entitlement by a further semester. This was announced today by Studierendenwerk Aachen. However, the extension only applies to...

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New increase of the standard period of study

A new ordinance amending the Corona Epidemic Higher Education Ordinance results in some interesting points for students at RWTH. The individual standard period of study will be increased once again for all students enrolled in the winter semester. So if you were...

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Watch out for scams on the housing market

Shortly before the start of the new year, many students are still looking for housing or have just moved in. This is exactly the time when many scammers are on the housing market. Especially at the moment, one particular scam is being pulled off: Someone pretends to...

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Lockdown regulations at the RWTH Aachen

The crisis committee and the RWTH Rectorate have decided on the following measures based on the decisions of the federal and state governments regarding the lockdown: All face-to-face teaching (internships, written exams and exam inspections) will be suspended from...

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