Application Information

Application Process - Overview

Please apply online and follow the steps of the online system

  • Link to online portal:
  • Once you have finished the online process, please print the application form and send it via post.
  • Application deadline is March 1 of each year. Please note: the documents have to reach us via post by this deadline!
  • Full information about all general requirements and the application process can be found here: applicants

Academic Requirements for MME-PSE

  • First Degree: A Bachelor of Engineering or Science in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline, such as Automotive, Aerospace or Energy Engineering, Manufacturing, Structural, Industrial or Production Engineering, awarded by an internationally recognized university-level institution.
  • Fundamental knowledge in the fields of engineering, mathematics and natural science that should be covered within the following modules: Mathematics, Mechanics, Material Sciences, Thermodynamics, Informatics/Programming/Computer Science, Physics, Technical Drawing and CAD.
  • Furthermore knowledge in the following courses is requested: Fluid Dynamics, Automatic Control, Design Engineering, Production Management, Machine Tools, Manufacturing Technology, Electrical Drives, Quality Management.
  • Practical work experience
  • Very good results in the undergraduate studies.

Online Course by the School of Business and Economics at the RWTH Aachen University

  • Basic knowledge in business administration is requested as an admission requirement. Students with no previous knowledge in management have to participate in a preparatory online courses conducted by the school of business and economics at the RWTH Aachen University prior to the beginning of the course (July-Sep).
  • More information: Module Description (pdf) and Kick Off Presentation of 2014 (pdf)


As a voluntary, but recommended, self assessment we provide you with a sheet of the faculty of mechanical engineering. You can fill in your bachelor courses in order to see whether your engineering background is sufficient in order to apply for the programme. A background only in business related studies will not qualify you for the mechanical courses.

Professional Practical Work Experience

Professional work experience of as a rule no less than one year is expected (see also Applicants). The proof of work experience must include the following information:
  • Complete address and stamp of the company
  • Contact details and reference of supervisor
  • Date of joining and, if applicable, resignation date
  • Weekly hours
  • Job position
  • Short task description

Information für RWTH Absolventen

Please note: the following information is only available in German.

Management and Engineering in Production Systems (M.Sc.)

Die Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen bietet in Kooperation mit der niederländischen Maastricht School of Management (MSM) zum Wintersemester 2013/14 einen neuen Master-Studiengang an, den ‚Master of Science in Management and Engineering in Production Systems‘.
Der englischsprachige Master, mit dem Abschluss eines Joint Degrees, bietet internationalen sowie deutschen Studierenden die einzigartige Möglichkeit in einem zweijährigen Programm das Ingenieursstudium der RWTH Aachen University mit dem Management-Studium an einer ausländischen Partnerhochschule, der MSM in den Niederlanden, kombinieren zu können.

RWTH Aachen University

Die Fakultät für Maschinenwesen der RWTH Aachen University bietet den technischen Teil des Masterstudiengangs im Bereich Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen und dem Schwerpunkt Produktionssysteme an, die in den ersten zwei Semestern in Aachen unterrichtet werden.

Maastricht School of Management

Während des dritten Semesters werden die Studierenden in Maastricht im Bereich Management unterrichtet, wobei fundierte Kenntnisse der Betriebswirtschaft erworben werden, die auf Führungspositionen in einer globalisierten Geschäftswelt vorbereiten.

Deine Chance

Die RWTH International Academy stellt für exzellente Bachelor Absolventen der RWTH Aachen University ein eigens etabliertes Stipendium zur Deckung der Studiengebühren in Höhe von EUR 20,000.00 zur Verfügung. Weitere Informationen findest Du in unseren Informationsbroschüren:


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