Contact Information



The Biotechnology (on the top) and DWI (on the bottom) buildings Copyright: © Bio VI, DWI

Lehrstuhl für Biotechnologie
RWTH Aachen University
Worringerweg 3
52074 Aachen

DWI – Leibniz-Institut für Interaktive Materialien e. V.
Forckenbeckstraße 50
52074 Aachen



Corina Barth

Institute secretary





How to reach us

How to reach us map Copyright: © Bio VI

The Institute of Biotechnology is located at the north-west boundaries of Aachen on Campus Melaten and is easily reached by bus, taxi or car.

By car

At motorway intersection Aachen take A4 direction Heerlen (NL)/Antwerpen. Take exit Nr. 2 “Aachen-Laurensberg.” Turn right heading towards Aachen center, sign “Uniklinik." Follow the signs to exit “RWTH Melaten”. Go straight across the traffic circle into Forckenbeckstraße, direction "Uniklinik." Pass the bridge and park in the car park on the left side. Parking permits are available from the secretary (email). Continue walking down Forckenbeckstraße for about 50 meters and turn right. After 250 meters the "AVZ2/2nd Biology Building“ is a 4-floor grey-green building just in front of the “Mensa Vita.” The chair of Biotechnology is located in the 4th floor.

By train/bus

By train to Aachen main station “Aachen Hauptbahnhof” or station ”Aachen West“.
From main station: bus lines 3A or 3B, heading for “Uniklinik” to bus stop “Wendlingweg." This takes about 20 minutes.