Education

Master's programmes

As a technology-driven research University we are preparing our students for the future as tomorrow’s global citizens.

The University of Twente (UT) provides excellent education and research, in the fields of Biomedical-, Nano- and Information Technologies, combined with relevant Governance and Behavioural Sciences. High Tech, Human Touch!

We distinguish ourselves from other universities by the impact we create through the transfer of scientific knowledge and the number of our spin-off companies; we are the most entrepreneurial university of Europe. That is what the University of Twente (UT), home to 10,000 students and 3,200 employees, stands for.

Check out our master's programmes. Or read more about studying at the University of Twente.

Programmes leading to a Master of Science (MSc)

Upon completion of the majority of our master‘s programmes, students will have gained the title Master of Science (MSc). Our master’s programmes are accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). Read more about the organization of education at University of Twente, the quality of education and regulations.  

The programmes are offered on and off Campus, not only in the Netherlands, but also abroad or online and are provided by the University of Twente or the University of Twente in collaboration with prestigious universities from all around the globe (joint programmes).

Find your programme

We provide master’s programmes which match your specific talents and preferences in fields ranging from engineering and natural sciences to behavioural and management sciences.

Find your master’s programme by title in our comprehensive list of master’s programmes. The filter will help you narrow your focus to particular themes and/or programme duration.

Pre-master’s programmes, Honours programmes and other programme types

Pre-master’s programmes

If you have a bachelor´s degree from a university of applied sciences (HBO), you can transfer to both one-year or two-year master’s programmes at the University of Twente (UT).

Honours programmes

If you are looking for an extra challenge during your programme, be sure to check out the honours programmes the University of Twente has to offer.

Next to our MSc programmes we have other educational programme types:

reasons to apply

  • 800 spin-off companies have emerged from the University in the past two decades
  • The VentureLab Twente supports your entrepreneurial skills
  • We offer excellent study guidance and tutoring for Dutch and international students
  • You will study in the cultural heartlands of Europe

Scholarships & Grants

The University of Twente as well as several external scholarship providers offer scholarships for excellent students enrolling in UT graduate programmes.

Use our scholarships & grants finder to see what's available for you.

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