Programme Details

Students and applicants can find detailed information on the study programme here. Please refer also to the attached pdf's to find full descriptions of the curriculum and modules.

To achieve a Master of Science in "Production Systems Engineering", students have to satisfy certain requirements by taking compulsory courses and elective courses. The compulsory subjects cover the fundamentals of Production Systems Engineering, such as Welding and Joining Technologies, Manufacturing Technology, Machine Tools, Production Management, Quality Management as well as Industrial Engineering, Ergonomics and Work Organisation.

For the elective subjects students can choose from one of several possibilities in the fields of Logistics, Virtual Machine Tools, Advanced Software Engineering, Machine Design Process, Tribology, Production Metrology, Modelling, Mechatronics or Control Engineering.

In addition to the course work, students must also complete the following as part of their programme:

  • A complementary German course (to be completed with the DSM exam)
  • A master thesis

Curricula and Module Handbooks

Please refer to the CAMPUS system of the RWTH Aachen University to find detailed descriptions for the modules of the study programme and a weekly schedule.

The curriculum is provided as pdf downloads below - additionally, the most recent module catalogue is provided. Please be aware that the curricula/modules are adapted regularly, to ensure a modern and up-to-date content of the master programme. The curricula are marked for the respective intake year of students.

Last updated date

Nov 16 2015 - 4:13pm