Get equipped to impact tomorrow’s world at a leading technology-driven research university offering highly personalised, globally-oriented education.
Based in the Netherlands, the University of Twente (UT) offers a wide range of high-quality bachelor’s. UT provides excellent, highly personalised education and research in fields ranging from engineering and natural sciences to behavioural and management sciences. Studying on our beautiful, park-like campus will be an unforgettable experience, giving you excellent international experience and good job opportunities.
As an upcoming student, you may be wondering what studying looks like during COVID-19. On this page, you can read how UT copes with this situation so you can study safely. Find answers or contact us if your question is not there.
Your student year will be unforgettable on our magnificent campus. Wondering what a day on campus would be like? Two ways to find out! Come over during an Open Day and experience it first-hand – or watch our campus video!
The best way to find out whether our university matches your needs and wishes is to visit our Open Days in Enschede, the Netherlands. Or join an Online Open Day: a full day of online activities to enable you to virtually explore UT and chat with students and representatives from the faculties from the comfort of your home.
At UT you will work and study on the cutting edge of technology, engineering and social sciences, creating solutions that society needs more than ever. We call it ‘High Tech Human Touch’. It will enable you to work with experts outside your field to join forces in finding innovative solutions to the complex challenges of our time. We’re boundary crossers. And we look for students who are, too.
Our beautiful, safe campus is a little village. Together with the other campus inhabitants, you’ll find everything you need here for studying, working and living. It offers you access to sports facilities, laboratories, language-learning opportunities and many international cultural events. We are a close-knit, ambitious, scientific community in which all faculties work together to help you harness the full potential of our unique interdisciplinary approach.
Among the world’s 18,000 universities, ours has a very high ranking. We’re rated as one of the 25 best universities in the whole of Europe. The Times Higher Education (THE) ranks us among the top 250 universities worldwide. We have also acclaimed the Best Technical University in the Netherlands for our bachelor’s. According to I-graduate, we’re one of the top ten research institutes worldwide for sports facilities, campus environment, learning spaces and campus buildings. The university has been ranked in 172nd place, in the QS World University Rankings for 2019.
We are recognised as the most entrepreneurial university in our own country. We are strong on application and always seeking to use our expertise for impacting society in meaningful ways. We reward typically human qualities, such as creativity, innovation and guts. No wonder more than 1,000 successful startups have been launched here, including Booking.com, Takeaway.com, Demcon.nl and Athom.com. The startup hub Incubase supports entrepreneurial University of Twente students with their innovative business idea. On-campus we accommodate over 130 student startups. What are your plans?