Bachelor's Program in Physics




Key Info

Basic Information

Bachelor of Science
Start of Studies:
Winter Semester
Standard Period of Studies:
6 semesters
ECTS Credits:
180Mehr Informationen

What does that mean?

ECTS are credit points that measure the workload of one's studies.


Admission Requirements

  • Abitur or equivalent HZB Mehr Informationen

    What does that mean?

    General higher education entrance qualification (Abitur), subject specific university entrance qualification, or an equally recognized university entrance qualification (HZB)

  • Proficiency in German --- Mehr Informationen ---

    What does that mean?

    You must provide documentation of your language skills for the language of instruction at the time of enrollment. The exam regulations stipulate the relevant requirements.

Admission to First Semester


Admission to Higher Semesters


Enrollment Requirements

  • SelfAssessment --- Mehr Informationen ---


    RWTH Aachen self assessments are online advising processes for deciding what to study. You must complete the subject-specific Self Assessment "Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften". You are also required to participate in a Physics Studies Information Day. You will need to show proof of participation in both the Self Assessment and information day at the time on enrollment. You can find additional information and the corresponding links on this page under Prerequisites.

  • Physics Information Day --- Mehr Informationen ---

    What does that mean?

    Prospective students must attend one of the Department of Physics’ information days at RWTH Physikzentrum in order to be eligible to enroll in this course of study (i.e. you may apply without having attended an information day yet, but must attend one before your enrollment date). Prospective students can register for one of the information day sessions and will then receive a certificate of participation on site.

Dates and Deadlines


This is the German taught Bachelor's program. Hence, the informations are only available on our German webpage.