RWTH University Hospital Aachen

Aachen, Germany

About RWTH University Hospital Aachen

The University Hospital Aachen is a so-called hospital of the university maximum care. With its 34 clinics, 25 institutes and five multidisciplinary units covers the University Hospital Aachen not only the entire spectrum of medicine, but also it offers a patient- oriented medical care and nursing, medical education and research of international level. In the current ranking of the magazine FOCUS took the University Hospital Aachen among 2000 hospitals in Germany with number 15 a peak position. That patient care, medical education and research are located in a central building provides the advantage for an intensive interdisciplinary exchange and a close networking between clinics and scientific research. In this way it promotes a better understanding of disease, enables the progress in diagnosis and treatment for decades, thereby its innovations are of national importance.


Location of hospital

Aachen is one of the oldest cities in Germany and has long been known for its hot springs and spas worldwide. It is located in the state of North Rhine - Westphalia and is close to the Netherlands and Belgium. The city is known for her history tracing back to the Neolithic which left a large variety of cultural , archaeological and architectural heritage. The Aachen Cathedral is a symbol of the city, which was built at the time of Charles the Great.

Accommodation in hospital

Departments