Some facts about... Aachen!
Aachen is booming, Aachen is hip and upcoming. Living in Aachen means loving Aachen.
Did you know that...
- ... Aachen as a western city is home to about 240,000 people in Germany?
- ... Aachen is located in the border area to Belgium and the Netherlands, the so-called euroregion Rhein-Maas?
- ... this city is a business location rich in tradition?
- ... Aachen is the place of business of numerous well-known concerns like Continental, Philips and Lindt & Sprüngli?
- ... the city is famous for its universities?
- ... there are more than Aachen 60,000 students in Aachen?
- ... RWTH Aachen University is one of the leading universities in Europe?
Aachen is not just a city - Aachen is a way of life!
Welcome to Aachen!
An excellence university as a magnet for the whole region
The "Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule" (RWTH) Aachen, founded in 1870 as the "Royal Rheinisch-Westfälische Polytechnische Schule zu Aachen", today consists of 260 institutes. In 2018, more than 45,000 students are registered in over 75 courses of study.
The university pays special attention to internationalisation. Almost 12,000 people with an international background study, teach, research and work at the RWTH in Aachen.
student union Aachen
TOP LOCATION: The new student residence in aachen
- Only a 2 minutes walk to the next bus stop.
- By bus you only need 10 minutes to Campus Mitte.
- Approx. 10 minutes to the main building of RWTH Aachen (Templergraben)...
- ... and only 6 minutes to RWTH Melaten Nord!
- You can reach the city centre by foot in 15 minutes...
- ... or within 7 minutes by public transport.
- You are surrounded by delicious sweets manufacturers such as Lambertz, Lindt, Bahlsen & Co. They are all reachable within 5-7 minutes walking distance.
- Furthermore, supermarkets such as ALDI and LIDL are in the immediate surrounding.
Besides, Aachen is located in the heart of Europe and thus in the border triangle of Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The perfect location for great excursions and discoveries.
One more reason to live and study in Aachen!
More important data about our residential complex
i Live Campus Living Aachen is a modern apartment complex with spacious common areas in the heart of Aachen.
- 159 comfort apartments (approx. 21 - 23 m²)
- 27 comfort XL apartments (approx. 28 m²)
- 12 penthouse apartments (approx. 36 - 41 m²)
- modern furniture of high quality
- each unit has its own kitchen and bathroom
- mostly with balcony or (roof-) terrace
- community terrace
- common area
- event kitchen
- fitness room
- 70 underground parking spaces
- 21 outside parking spaces
- urban beekeeping
- large service offer
- community manager
- events & parties