Program Details

Six Sigma provides professional and management personnel with a framework for systematic planning and effective implementation of sustainable improvement projects along structured project management approaches.
Location:
Aachen, Germany
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Duration: 2 weeks (June 17 to 28, 2019)

As one of the most widespread concepts in the field of quality management, Six Sigma provides professional and management personnel with a framework for systematic planning and effective implementation of sustainable improvement projects along structured project management approaches. This course prepares students for the first step on reaching leadership and management roles in process and production entries. It equips students with basic understanding of quality management principles which promises a dynamic professional growth.

The Chair of Production Metrology and Quality Management focuses on the mastery of production processes and efficient management of all inspection tasks. The core focus areas of this research field include the development and optimization of measurement processes and equipment, production-integrated metrology, machine-oriented quality control loop, quality management methods and computer-aided quality management.

Setting Description:
RWTH Aachen University is one of Germany's Universities of Excellence. It is a place where the future of our industrialized world is thought out. The University is proving to be a popular spot with increasing international recognition where innovative answers to global challenges are developed. Our summer courses give you a fantastic opportunity to experience what university life in Germany and particularly at top-ranked RWTH Aachen University is really like.
Cost:
1990 EUR. The course fees contain an 'all-inclusive' package: • Lectures and laboratory courses • Course material • A student handbook with all information about the program and student life in Aachen • Excursions and social events • Accommodation (usually 3- or 4-bed rooms) • Breakfast and lunch on weekdays • Snacks or meals during selected social events • A local public transport ticket for the respective time in Aachen • Emergency contact number (24 hours)

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
You are a B.Sc./B.E. student enrolled at a renowned university, have profound knowledge of the English language and are studying mechanical engineering or a related field. The minimum age to participate is 18 years. Students should have completed the first year of studies. Students are required to be enrolled in programmes related to engineering studies. Students aiming at leading industrial projects to implement process improvement strategies are highly recommended for this programme. Students with business studies background can also apply to this programme as it equips them with basic tools and methodologies to find root causes of failures and suggest continuous improvement strategies.

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