Aalen University of Applied Sciences

3.5 out of 5 (98 ratings / 76 reviews) Aalen, Germany
Aalen UAS is constantly strengthening its top position in teaching as well. It ranks first in economics and third in mechanical engineering in Germany (out of 102 universities of applied sciences). With around 5700 students, Aalen UAS is one of the larger universities of applied sciences in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg.

About

History

Back in 1963, when Aalen University of Applied Sciences (Aalen UAS) was first established, around 5 to 6 percent of a school year in Germany went on to study at university. Today, it’s 54 percent. This increase is significant and one of today’s challenges. As a regional university, Aalen UAS educates the highly qualified specialists who are crucial to local companies.

Education

Founded in 1963 as a state engineering school and transformed into a university of applied sciences in 1971, Aalen University of Applied Sciences currently hosts 5.700 students studying in the university's five faculties, which are Chemistry, Electronics & Computing Science, Management & Business Sciences, Mechanical Engineering & Materials Technologies and Optics & Mechatronics.

Research

From digital networking, health, and e-mobility to renewable energies, photonics or robotics – we care about future technologies. For many years, Aalen UAS has been one of the most research-extensive universities of applied sciences in Germany. Researcher teams contribute to areas such as IT security and biomedicine for cancer research, study super magnets to extend the service life of lithium-ion batteries in electric cars, work on resource-oriented energy concepts and forward autonomous driving and industry 4.0.

Career

The Career Center offers all students practice-oriented courses to impart general skills and key skills relevant to the profession. With the comprehensive offer, we support you in every phase of your studies and make your transition into the professional world easier.

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Services

Student services

The following service centers will gladly advise you:

  • International Relations Office – How can I become a student at a German university?
  • Language Center – What language requirements do I need in order to study?
  • Central Student Advisory Service – What can I study in Aalen and what fits me?

We will take the time to advise individually, analyse your situation, previous knowledge, abilities, and interests and together, we will work out which steps you need to take in regards to your application and language skills in the study programme of your choice.

ICT services

The central campus IT at Aalen University takes care of the university's IT infrastructure, supports students and staff with problems and questions, and further develops the offers and services according to the university's requirements.

Student Life

Student clubs

When you spend enough time at Aalen University, you will see that our students are a close community. They have formed associations in which each student can be active and work for a better and more exciting life on campus. 

The student body, called Verfasste Studierendenschaft, is an office led by a student committee. Their various departments organize and plan activities all over campus. 

The second big student-lead organization is the UStA. Their slogan “from students – for students” sums up their program effortlessly. 

Student Reviews

Awesome experience
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Awesome experience, awesome experience awesome study!

My time to raise the bar high
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

When I first began my studies at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and technology was accepted onto the Business Management degree. I realized within the first two weeks of this degree that it was not suitable for my skills and career progression. The assistance I received from the university in changing degrees was professional and helpful. The transition process...

To study in Europe specifically in Germany thanks
Atif Shah rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am a student of fsc pre medical and I want to study BBA and my desire to graduate from Europeans University I belong to a poor class family i want to study by schalarship

Aalen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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