For more information you can contact the secretariat of the STEPS group:
Telephone: +31 (0)53 489 4486
Postal address STEPS
University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social sciences
Department of Science, Technology and Policy Studies (STEPS)
PO Box 217
NL-7500 AE Enschede
Visiting address STEPS
Ravelijn (building number 10 on the map)
Hallenweg 17, 7522 NH Enschede
Room RA 4414 (secretary office)
The University of Twente is in the east of the Netherlands between the cities of Enschede and Hengelo, approximately 160km from Amsterdam.
From the A1 motorway, take the A35 motorway towards Enschede. Then take exit no.26 Enschede-West/Universiteit.Follow the signs Universiteit. If you use a navigation system, navigate to Drienerlolaan 5 in Enschede, Netherlands.
If you come by plane, usually you fly into Schiphol, the largest airport in the Netherlands, close to Amsterdam. There is an intercity train from Schiphol that goes straight to Enschede Central Station. The trip from Schiphol to Enschede takes about two hours. When you arrive at the train station in Enschede, take bus line 1 to 'Universiteit Twente'. There are several bus stops on the campus. (Second option: Switch trains in Hengelo and travel further with a regional train to station Enschede Drienerlo. This station is located at walking distance of the University of Twente main entrance (about 1 km).
Take a train to Hengelo, Enschede or Enschede Drienerlo. After that, follow the bus instructions below.
NS train journey planner
From Hengelo railway station take either bus 15 to Universiteit or bus 9 to Enschede (busses 17, 18, and 19 also pass the University).
From Enschede railway station take either bus 1 to Universiteit or bus 9 to Hengelo
From Enschede Drienerlo railway station take bus 1 to Universiteit.