Online Services


  • eduroam – worldwide up to date
    Online around the world - an introduction to free WLAN internet access for members of RWTH, and not only through the TH network.
  • Your own email address
    When do you get it? How should you create it? "". Answers to questions about the personal RWTH email account are available at the service desk in the IT Centers.
  • VPN - Work from home securely
    Secure outside access to internal RWTH web content - the VPN service for members of the university


Service, Advising, Help

Advantages & Discounts

  • Software at an excellent cost
    Here members of the university can find inexpensive and free offers for various applications, such as MATLAB, Pro/ENGINEER, and the Autodesk Product Design Suite for engineering, Citavi for reference management, CorelDraw, Windows, Office and development tools from Microsoft.
  • External computational power
    Use our PC-pools or our high performance computer for complex problems.
  • Gigamove – an easy way to share large files
    Upload or request large files online – scanned for viruses – without any software.
  • Online training
    Expand your skills for free through the Microsoft learning platform - an offer for members of RWTH Aachen.
  • News from science
    Read or post news through the central news server for the German National Research and Education Network (Deutsches Forschungsnetz).
  • Hardware bargains
    Certain brand manufacturers offer computers and accessories at particularly good prices for members of RWTH Aachen.