Programme structure

Why this programme?

Different specializations

Within this programme it is possible to choose between four different specializations:

  • Bioengineering Technologies
  • Imaging and in Vitro Diagnostics
  • Physiological Signals and Systems
  • Biorobotics

Technical Medical Centre

The programme is closely associated with the Technical Medical Centre. The Technical Medical (TechMed) Centre is a leading Innovation Hub impacting healthcare by excellent Research, Innovation and Educational programs. It is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure, ranging from research labs, preclinical testbeds and simulated hospital environments. The researchers of this Centre will be responsible for your training.

Innovation and collaboration

The Technical Medical Centre is a leading Innovation Hub that stimulates the development and implementation of technology for better healthcare. Our researchers work together with industry, hospitals, governments and insurance agencies on the development of new solutions for healthcare. During your programme you will be participating in the top technical medical research programmes of the University of Twente.

Research, design and development

You will not only be trained in conducting research, but you will also learn to actually design new healthcare solutions.

  • High student satisfaction
    The education programme is well appreciated by our current students according to the NSE 2018.
  • Pioneering and agenda-setting healthcare education

Healthcare is in constant motion. The healthcare programmes at the University of Twente provide pioneering and agenda-setting education aimed at preparing students for a career in this sector. Students are trained to implement innovative and relevant healthcare improvements in today’s unpredictable, complex and globalized world. In order to achieve this, the education focuses not only on providing students with the knowledge and skills in their field of study, but also on developing a broader range of ‘21st century’ skills and personal qualities. Read more about it in the educational vision of the health education programmes of the University of Twente.

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