University of Twente achieves excellent international score for quality of education

Universities from all over the world are compared with one another in international rankings. These rankings, though... Read more

High tech, human touch. That is the University of Twente. Some 3,300 scientists and other professionals working together on cutting-edge research, innovations with real-world relevance and inspiring education for more than 9,000 students. The enterprising university encourages students to develop an entrepreneurial spirit and is a partner of Kennispark Twente.

Prof. Roberts Cain Conference Fellow at the Chemical Heritage Foundation

Lissa Roberts, professor of long-term development of science and technology in the Department of Science, Technology, and Policy Studies, University of Twente, the... Read more

Physicists develop new method for manipulating minuscule drops

Researchers from the University of Twente MESA+ research institute, the Foundation for Fundamental Research on Matter (FOM) and the Eindhoven University of Technology... Read more

Top research at Hannover Messe 2014

The University of Twente will be prominently visible at the Hannover Messe, the world's largest technology fair that takes place from 7 to 11 April.

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Vision 2020

Students, employees, alumni and external relations of the UT are invited to participate in a dialogue about a sharper strategy for the future.

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The campus for your event

School sports tournament? Company trip with cultural workshops? Conference location in natural surroundings with lodging? The university campus offers various extensive possibilities.

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3D animation of the campus

UT spin off Nymus3D has developed a three-dimensional map of the University of Twente campus and the adjacent Business & Science Park Enschede/Kennispark Twente.

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UTopic: Health

‘Health’ is a key research theme at the UT. Several hundred researchers are active in the field. They apply various perspectives based on a wide range of disciplines, including medical technology, psychology and logistics. 

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The 'Beeldbank'

Pictures about student live at the campus in de past years, portraits of professors and other UT-members, pictures and videos about special moments in the 50 years of UT history. All this, and even more is available in the UT "Beeldbank".

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The University of Twente is also on Twitter! Follow us for updates about our news and events and join the conversation:
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Working at the UT

University of Twente offers the stage to show your talents. With the freedom to explore, and the certainty of guidance from colleagues and through training and development. View all available vacancies online!



UT magazine

University of Twente. is the new magazine for alumni and partners of the University of Twente.
To mark the university's 50th anniversary, we are publishing a special jubilee issue for our international partners.

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