The Bachelor's programme in Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS) is a three-year educational programme taught entirely in English. The ATLAS curriculum is firmly based in science & mathematics and social sciences. You will learn about these subjects in interactive courses and workshops and you will apply what you have learned in a project setting.
- We look for students with an agile mind and attitude, who enjoy being stretched by unexpected challenges.
- We combine technology and engineering with social sciences.
- University College Twente is an on-campus community where students and staff from all over the world study, work and live together 24/7: collaborative learning and feedback are big buzzwords here.
- Our self-designed, self-regulated learning concept means no fixed courses, no conventional exams, no grades.
- Our goal is not just to transfer knowledge but to develop personalities: we invest heavily in your growth, for example by encouraging personal pursuits beyond your curriculum and a semester of studying abroad.
Our educational philosophy at University College Twente is built on the premise that as a student you stand at the centre of your own learning and personal development. It is your responsibility to shape your educational path by building on your multiple talents. Read more about the curriculum.
The bachelor's programme is distinctive for it's project-based curriculum. These hands-on projects will form the core of your education and are key to the entire learning experience at University College Twente. They offer you a chance to apply in practice the knowledge you gain during the courses. Read more about the projects.
Throughout the ATLAS-programme you are able to pursue an area of personal interest as an accredited study, supported and guided by a tutor or external expert. We call this opportunity to develop further as an individual Personal Pursuit.
The programme guides you in shaping your own future. With your degree, you will be able to join any master's programme at the University of Twente, or countless other master's programmes throughout the world. The possibilities for your future career are virtually endless.