Education

COURSES AND LECTURES

If you work or study at the University of Twente, this means that attention is given to your personal professional development. That is why the UT offers various courses for employees and students. Also, regular lectures are organized to keep you up to date on important developments.

COURSES FOR UT EMPLOYEES

The University of Twente attaches great value to recruiting, developing and challenging talented employees. A broad variety of training programmes, courses and coaching routes has been developed, which is meant especially for scientists and support staff. The Centre for Training & Development (CTD) also has an attractive training programme on offer for doctoral candidates. Click here to view the course and training catalogue for employees.

COURSES FOR UT STUDENTS

Studying more effectively? Graduating without stress, and with success? Improving your presentation skills, or developing your management qualities? Could you need some personal help while writing your thesis in English? Do you want to learn Spanish to prepare for an internship abroad? Do you want to explore the labour market? For these and other purposes, the Study & Career website will give you all kinds of practical answers in the form of courses and events, options for personal advice, online tips and references to other websites.

STUDIUM GENERALE

Do you want to be up to speed on the most exciting developments in the field of science, technology, politics and society? In that case you should have look at the programme of Studium Generale (SG). We invite unique scientists who talk about the world in which we live with great enthusiasm. Click here to see the current lecture and activity programme of Studium Generale. The activities of Studium Generale are also open to people outside the university.

SCIENCECAFE ENSCHEDE

ScienceCafeEnschede (SCE) is THE hotspot where the most recent scientific developments are combined with major questions, simple answers and debate. A VJ blends the night with music and videos. No lecture halls or boring monologues, but scientists who give clear talks about their passion, and who are open to discussion. For a sparkling cocktail of fascination and amazement. ScienceCafeEnschede is an initiative of the Stichting ScienceCaféEnschede in collaboration with Studium Generale and the Student Union.

CuriousU Summer school

The CuriousU Summer School experience is a one-of-a-kind combination of an international  summer school and a festival. Our summer school package includes: academic courses, music, sports, theatre, inspirational speakers and participants from all over the world. During an inspiring summer week, we will offer you courses in some of our key research topics such as health, robotics, water and entrepreneurship from beginner to advanced level all while giving you the opportunity to immerse yourself in a festival environment.