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Extraordinary combinations and courage. That's what our modern age needs. Only then can we rise to the enormous... 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.

50th Kick-In: Get Your Kick On!

Over the nine days from 20 through to 28 August, some 1,300 fresh new bachelor's students and 400 new master's students will experience the Kick-In, the University of Twente's introduction days. The varied Kick-In programme is... Read more

No support for increasing the volume norm for breast cancer surgery

The number of breast cancer surgery which a hospital performs yearly does not play a significant role in the chance of survival. This is the conclusion of research of... Read more

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 magazine for alumni and partners of the University of Twente. The magazine contains articles and interviews on the range of research and educational opportunities offered at the university.

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Opening Academic Year

Extraordinary combinations and courage. That's what our modern age needs. Only then can we rise to the enormous challenges our society is facing. In this spirit, University of Twente is opening the 2014/2015 academic year with a programme dedicated to wonder, pioneering and entrepreneurship.



Cut the Track with Sven Figee

Sven Figee has recorded a great basic beat. Now you can add your own ‘layer’ to it. Can you play an instrument, sing or make music in a really special way?



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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QS Stars Ranking

QS Stars assesses universities for quality of education, internationalization, innovation and study environment. Out of a maximum score of five+ stars, the University of Twente earned five stars.

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