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University of Twente Scholarship
The University Twente Scholarship (UTS) is a scholarship for excellent students from both EU/EEA as well as non-EU/EEA countries, applying for a graduate programme (MSc) at the University of Twente. The students receive between € 6,000 and € 25,000 for one year.
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

LPDP Indonesia
The LPDP (Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan) scholarship offers talented students from Indonesia the opportunity to obtain a Master's or PhD degree at the University of Twente. The University of Twente is listed as one of the top 200 eligible and preferred LPDP foreign partner institutions.
Deadline:1 September 2016, 1 December 2016
Level of Study:Master's programmes and PhD
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

The Middle East and North Africa Scholarship Programme (MENA/MSP)
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Scholarship Programme (or MSP) offers scholarships to professionals from ten countries. The scholarships can be used for short courses, with duration up to 90 days, in the Netherlands.
Deadline:4 October 2016
Level of Study:Cursus
Cursus
3D Geo-information from Imagery

Image-based modelling (IBM) refers to techniques for acquiring 3D object information from 2 or more images; photogrammetric techniques for data acquisition from airborne or terrestrial images.

Advanced Image Analysis

This course provides you with an introduction to advanced image analysis. It teaches you to exploit information contained in images to a greater extent.

Advanced Urban Landuse Change and Modeling

This module develops the participants’ conceptual understanding of advanced methods for modelling urban land use change and the ability to select, develop and apply methods in an appropriate manner.

Analysis of Intra-Urban, Socio-Spatial patterns

This course explores on issues of socio-spatial diversity, differentiation and fragmentation that impact on the urban form and on the quality-of-life of urban dwellers

Assessment of the Effect of Climate Change on Agro-ecological Systems Using Optical and SAR Remote Sensing and GIS

Sustainable forest management, including certification and the assessment and prevention of forest degradation, may well be considered in the years ahead.

Building Infrastructures for Geo-information Sharing

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement collaborative geo-information systems on the internet, to be used by different domains.

Collaborative Planning and Decision Support Systems applied in Decision Rooms

This course develops your conceptual and practical understanding of several advanced methods for collaborative planning and decision support.

Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

The course provides a unique opportunity to integrate a multidisciplinary assessment of risk into strategic planning processes.

Earth Observation and Quantification of Water Cycle Components

The course is unique in the sense that the components of the hydrological cycle will systematically be linked with earth observation, in combination with advanced computational techniques.

Earth Observation and Spatial Modelling for Integrated Water Resources Management

This joint course hosted in Kenya will provide professionals in the field of IWRM with practical tools and methods to map watershed charactheristics and perform spatial analyses.

Environmental Hydrology for Water Security

The course consists of a study in which water security, using an integration of water quantity & quality assessment, modelling & use of EO and in-situ data for water monitoring, are being exposed.

Geostatistics and Advanced Geostatistics

The course is relevant for quantitatively oriented scientists with an interest of working on spatial studies.

Geovisual Analytics

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement computer systems on the internet in the context of a spatial data infrastructure (SDI).

GIS and Geovisualisation

This course seamlessly blends cartographic fundamentals with the developments in modern geo-visualization techniques.

Groundwater Assesesment and Modelling

To exploit, protect & manage groundwater resources in a sound manner requires a thorough understanding of groundwater flow & transport processes and quantification of these processes in time & space.

Integrated Water Resource Assessments with emphasis on Surface Water

The course will introduce you to integrated monitoring, assessment and modelling of water resources as well as applications in floods, droughts and irrigation.

Introduction to Geoinformatics

This course is designed to improve efficiency and productivity on global issues like food production, health and water management.

Introduction to Urban Planning and Management

This module is aimed to develop a critical understanding of spatial planning based on academic discourses, the international development agenda and participants' own experiences.

Land Administration Information Systems/Principles of Land Administration Information Systems

This is a specialized course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing, maintaining and/or upgrading land administration information systems & services.

Land Governance

This course provides you with broad knowledge, tools and skills to strengthen land governance issues while implementing policy frameworks for sustainable development.

Land Information Management for Good Governance/Principles of Land Administration and Information Infrastructure

This is a course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing land policies & land information infrastructure, & managing land administration organizations.

Laser Scanning

This course provides you with an overview on the state of the art of the technique, potential applications as well as methods to extract geo-information from recorded point clouds.

Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

In this 18-week certificate course in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering you will learn how to produce and apply up-to-date geo-information to analyse the exposure to natural hazards.

Principles and Applications of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

An overview is given of System Earth with its various cycles, the basics and application of GIS and earth observation methods.The course is relevant for professionals who deal with geospatial data.

Principles and Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in Natural Resources Management, at KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

This three month course introduces you to principal concepts and techniques of geographical information systems (GIS) and remote sensing (RS).

Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing

Provides technical competencies to extract elevation models, urban constructions, legal boundaries, for application in domains like cadastral land management and modelling of food security and water.

RS/GIS analysis methods to support Food and Water Security studies

Mapping of agro-ecosystems: mapping and characterization of crop production systems and area estimation; detecting past land cover and use changes; assessing present land cover and crop conditions.

Spatial Databases and their design

This course provides the one opportunity to learn rapidly, and bring spatial database skills to your toolbox in just three weeks.

Spatial-temporal Models for Food and Water Security Studies

The course presents contemporary modelling approaches that use satellite imagery to estimate quantitatively the performance of agro-ecosystems as future performances after anticipated climate change.

Species Distribution Modeling and Climate Change Impact

If you want to learn more about mapping biological properties and processes, species distribution, biodiversity modelling, spatial auto-correlation, multi-collinearity, this course is for you.

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) applying Systems Analysis and Spatial Decision Support Tools

You will work with techniques and tools to provide geo-information for environmental assessment of policies, plans or projects. You will learn the principles, procedures and steps in EIA and SEA.

The Competitive and the Compact City

Cities are the centres of economic growth and cities can be characterised by a variety of functions and activities that are organised in urban space

The Resilient City

In this module we address concepts of urban risk management and approaches to integrate risk form natural hazards and climate change into urban planning and management strategies.

The Sustainable and the Inclusive City

Sustainability has become the global development paradigm since the early 90's and large sections of urban populations are often poor, amidst other sections of more affluent and even rich people

Water, Climate and Cities

The certificate course Water, Climate and Cities will offer a set of methods and techniques for analysis and monitoring of climate and climate change, and applications thereof.

StuNed - Short Courses
StuNed aims for the development of general, economic and environmental governance in Indonesia. To increase the institutional capacity of the Indonesian partner organizations and to strengthen the bilateral cooperation between Indonesia and the Netherlands
Deadline:1 October 2016
Level of Study:Cursus
Cursus
3D Geo-information from Imagery

Image-based modelling (IBM) refers to techniques for acquiring 3D object information from 2 or more images; photogrammetric techniques for data acquisition from airborne or terrestrial images.

Advanced Image Analysis

This course provides you with an introduction to advanced image analysis. It teaches you to exploit information contained in images to a greater extent.

Advanced Urban Landuse Change and Modeling

This module develops the participants’ conceptual understanding of advanced methods for modelling urban land use change and the ability to select, develop and apply methods in an appropriate manner.

Analysis of Intra-Urban, Socio-Spatial patterns

This course explores on issues of socio-spatial diversity, differentiation and fragmentation that impact on the urban form and on the quality-of-life of urban dwellers

Assessment of the Effect of Climate Change on Agro-ecological Systems Using Optical and SAR Remote Sensing and GIS

Sustainable forest management, including certification and the assessment and prevention of forest degradation, may well be considered in the years ahead.

Building Infrastructures for Geo-information Sharing

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement collaborative geo-information systems on the internet, to be used by different domains.

Collaborative Planning and Decision Support Systems applied in Decision Rooms

This course develops your conceptual and practical understanding of several advanced methods for collaborative planning and decision support.

Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

The course provides a unique opportunity to integrate a multidisciplinary assessment of risk into strategic planning processes.

Earth Observation and Quantification of Water Cycle Components

The course is unique in the sense that the components of the hydrological cycle will systematically be linked with earth observation, in combination with advanced computational techniques.

Earth Observation and Spatial Modelling for Integrated Water Resources Management

This joint course hosted in Kenya will provide professionals in the field of IWRM with practical tools and methods to map watershed charactheristics and perform spatial analyses.

Energy Management in Small and Medium Scale Industries

An introductory course for the public and private sector involved in energy conservation and environmental protection in industries.

Environmental Hydrology for Water Security

The course consists of a study in which water security, using an integration of water quantity & quality assessment, modelling & use of EO and in-situ data for water monitoring, are being exposed.

Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy

Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy: Designing Green Climate Fund (GCF) Projects.

Geostatistics and Advanced Geostatistics

The course is relevant for quantitatively oriented scientists with an interest of working on spatial studies.

Geovisual Analytics

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement computer systems on the internet in the context of a spatial data infrastructure (SDI).

GIS and Geovisualisation

This course seamlessly blends cartographic fundamentals with the developments in modern geo-visualization techniques.

Groundwater Assesesment and Modelling

To exploit, protect & manage groundwater resources in a sound manner requires a thorough understanding of groundwater flow & transport processes and quantification of these processes in time & space.

Integrated Water Resource Assessments with emphasis on Surface Water

The course will introduce you to integrated monitoring, assessment and modelling of water resources as well as applications in floods, droughts and irrigation.

Introduction to Geoinformatics

This course is designed to improve efficiency and productivity on global issues like food production, health and water management.

Introduction to Urban Planning and Management

This module is aimed to develop a critical understanding of spatial planning based on academic discourses, the international development agenda and participants' own experiences.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Land Administration Information Systems/Principles of Land Administration Information Systems

This is a specialized course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing, maintaining and/or upgrading land administration information systems & services.

Land Governance

This course provides you with broad knowledge, tools and skills to strengthen land governance issues while implementing policy frameworks for sustainable development.

Land Information Management for Good Governance/Principles of Land Administration and Information Infrastructure

This is a course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing land policies & land information infrastructure, & managing land administration organizations.

Laser Scanning

This course provides you with an overview on the state of the art of the technique, potential applications as well as methods to extract geo-information from recorded point clouds.

Modelling Natural Resources Degradation

The course teaches you to understand the influence of land use change and identify the primary factors leading to natural resource degradation.

Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

In this 18-week certificate course in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering you will learn how to produce and apply up-to-date geo-information to analyse the exposure to natural hazards.

Principles and Applications of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

An overview is given of System Earth with its various cycles, the basics and application of GIS and earth observation methods.The course is relevant for professionals who deal with geospatial data.

Principles and Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in Natural Resources Management, at KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

This three month course introduces you to principal concepts and techniques of geographical information systems (GIS) and remote sensing (RS).

Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing

Provides technical competencies to extract elevation models, urban constructions, legal boundaries, for application in domains like cadastral land management and modelling of food security and water.

RS/GIS analysis methods to support Food and Water Security studies

Mapping of agro-ecosystems: mapping and characterization of crop production systems and area estimation; detecting past land cover and use changes; assessing present land cover and crop conditions.

Spatial Data for Disaster Risk Management

This course shows you how spatial data is used in advanced methods for risk assessment, including techniques for probabilistic risk assessment, and the Spatial Data Infrastructure required.

Spatial Databases and their design

This course provides the one opportunity to learn rapidly, and bring spatial database skills to your toolbox in just three weeks.

Spatial-temporal Models for Food and Water Security Studies

The course presents contemporary modelling approaches that use satellite imagery to estimate quantitatively the performance of agro-ecosystems as future performances after anticipated climate change.

Species Distribution Modeling and Climate Change Impact

If you want to learn more about mapping biological properties and processes, species distribution, biodiversity modelling, spatial auto-correlation, multi-collinearity, this course is for you.

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) applying Systems Analysis and Spatial Decision Support Tools

You will work with techniques and tools to provide geo-information for environmental assessment of policies, plans or projects. You will learn the principles, procedures and steps in EIA and SEA.

The Competitive and the Compact City

Cities are the centres of economic growth and cities can be characterised by a variety of functions and activities that are organised in urban space

The Resilient City

In this module we address concepts of urban risk management and approaches to integrate risk form natural hazards and climate change into urban planning and management strategies.

The Sustainable and the Inclusive City

Sustainability has become the global development paradigm since the early 90's and large sections of urban populations are often poor, amidst other sections of more affluent and even rich people

Water, Climate and Cities

The certificate course Water, Climate and Cities will offer a set of methods and techniques for analysis and monitoring of climate and climate change, and applications thereof.

CONACyT Scholarship
The Mexican Council for Science and Technology, CONACyT, supports Mexican students for studying abroad. It applies to Mexican stundents who want to enroll for a Master's or PhD programme at the University of Twente.
Level of Study:Master's programmes and PhD
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)
The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) fosters capacity building within organisations in 51 developing countries by providing training and education to their mid-career staff members at the University of Twente. The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes is an initiative of the Dutch government.
Deadline:4 October 2016
Level of Study:Cursus
Cursus
3D Geo-information from Imagery

Image-based modelling (IBM) refers to techniques for acquiring 3D object information from 2 or more images; photogrammetric techniques for data acquisition from airborne or terrestrial images.

Advanced Image Analysis

This course provides you with an introduction to advanced image analysis. It teaches you to exploit information contained in images to a greater extent.

Assessment of the Effect of Climate Change on Agro-ecological Systems Using Optical and SAR Remote Sensing and GIS

Sustainable forest management, including certification and the assessment and prevention of forest degradation, may well be considered in the years ahead.

Building Infrastructures for Geo-information Sharing

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement collaborative geo-information systems on the internet, to be used by different domains.

Collaborative Planning and Decision Support Systems applied in Decision Rooms

This course develops your conceptual and practical understanding of several advanced methods for collaborative planning and decision support.

Earth Observation and Quantification of Water Cycle Components

The course is unique in the sense that the components of the hydrological cycle will systematically be linked with earth observation, in combination with advanced computational techniques.

Earth Observation and Spatial Modelling for Integrated Water Resources Management

This joint course hosted in Kenya will provide professionals in the field of IWRM with practical tools and methods to map watershed charactheristics and perform spatial analyses.

Energy Management in Small and Medium Scale Industries

An introductory course for the public and private sector involved in energy conservation and environmental protection in industries.

Environmental Hydrology for Water Security

The course consists of a study in which water security, using an integration of water quantity & quality assessment, modelling & use of EO and in-situ data for water monitoring, are being exposed.

Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy

Formulating project proposals for climate change mitigation and clean energy: Designing Green Climate Fund (GCF) Projects.

Geoinformatics

This PG emphasises technology for the acquisition, archiving and analysis of the modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production and legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics

Geographical and earth sciences are relying increasingly on spatial data, acquired from remotely sensed images, analysed in GIS, & visualized on issues like food production, health & water management.

Geoinformatics, with Ardhi University, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The coursework emphasizes on concepts and processes that are used for the production, storage, analysis, visualisation and dissemination of spatial data and geo-information.

Geoinformatics, with Ghana School of Surveying Mapping, Accra, Ghana

The coursework emphasizes on concepts and processes that
are used for the production, storage, analysis, visualization
and dissemination of spatial data and geo-information.

Geostatistics and Advanced Geostatistics

The course is relevant for quantitatively oriented scientists with an interest of working on spatial studies.

Geovisual Analytics

This course addresses the issues of how to design and implement computer systems on the internet in the context of a spatial data infrastructure (SDI).

GIS and Geovisualisation

This course seamlessly blends cartographic fundamentals with the developments in modern geo-visualization techniques.

Groundwater Assesesment and Modelling

To exploit, protect & manage groundwater resources in a sound manner requires a thorough understanding of groundwater flow & transport processes and quantification of these processes in time & space.

Integrated Water Resource Assessments with emphasis on Surface Water

The course will introduce you to integrated monitoring, assessment and modelling of water resources as well as applications in floods, droughts and irrigation.

Introduction to Geoinformatics

This course is designed to improve efficiency and productivity on global issues like food production, health and water management.

Introduction to Urban Planning and Management

This module is aimed to develop a critical understanding of spatial planning based on academic discourses, the international development agenda and participants' own experiences.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Land Administration Information Systems/Principles of Land Administration Information Systems

This is a specialized course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing, maintaining and/or upgrading land administration information systems & services.

Land Information Management for Good Governance/Principles of Land Administration and Information Infrastructure

This is a course for young & mid-career professionals who want to gain knowledge & skills in developing land policies & land information infrastructure, & managing land administration organizations.

Laser Scanning

This course provides you with an overview on the state of the art of the technique, potential applications as well as methods to extract geo-information from recorded point clouds.

Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

In this 18-week certificate course in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering you will learn how to produce and apply up-to-date geo-information to analyse the exposure to natural hazards.

Natural Resources Management

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Principles and Applications of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

An overview is given of System Earth with its various cycles, the basics and application of GIS and earth observation methods.The course is relevant for professionals who deal with geospatial data.

Principles and Applications of Remote Sensing and GIS in Natural Resources Management, at KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

This three month course introduces you to principal concepts and techniques of geographical information systems (GIS) and remote sensing (RS).

Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing

Provides technical competencies to extract elevation models, urban constructions, legal boundaries, for application in domains like cadastral land management and modelling of food security and water.

RS/GIS analysis methods to support Food and Water Security studies

Mapping of agro-ecosystems: mapping and characterization of crop production systems and area estimation; detecting past land cover and use changes; assessing present land cover and crop conditions.

Spatial Databases and their design

This course provides the one opportunity to learn rapidly, and bring spatial database skills to your toolbox in just three weeks.

Spatial-temporal Models for Food and Water Security Studies

The course presents contemporary modelling approaches that use satellite imagery to estimate quantitatively the performance of agro-ecosystems as future performances after anticipated climate change.

Spatio-temporal Modelling and Analytics

This course provides the one opportunity to learn rapidly, and bring spatial database skills to your toolbox in just three weeks.

Species Distribution Modeling and Climate Change Impact

If you want to learn more about mapping biological properties and processes, species distribution, biodiversity modelling, spatial auto-correlation, multi-collinearity, this course is for you.

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) applying Systems Analysis and Spatial Decision Support Tools

You will work with techniques and tools to provide geo-information for environmental assessment of policies, plans or projects. You will learn the principles, procedures and steps in EIA and SEA.

The Competitive and the Compact City

Cities are the centres of economic growth and cities can be characterised by a variety of functions and activities that are organised in urban space

The Resilient City

In this module we address concepts of urban risk management and approaches to integrate risk form natural hazards and climate change into urban planning and management strategies.

The Sustainable and the Inclusive City

Sustainability has become the global development paradigm since the early 90's and large sections of urban populations are often poor, amidst other sections of more affluent and even rich people

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation techniques

Water Resources and Environmental Management

The course is designed for young and mid-career professionals involved in water resources, agriculture, irrigation, civil engineering, hydrology, (agro-)meteorology and physical geography.

Water, Climate and Cities

The certificate course Water, Climate and Cities will offer a set of methods and techniques for analysis and monitoring of climate and climate change, and applications thereof.

Canon Foundation Research Fellowship
Annually, the Canon Foundation in Europe grants up to 15 Fellowships to highly qualified Japanese researchers. The Fellowships are awarded for periods of minimum three months and maximum one year, regardless of discipline or existing employment positions.
Deadline:15 September 2016
Level of Study:PhD
PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

Becas MOB
The BECAS MOB Foundation awards up to $20,000 to gifted Mexicans who wish to study for Master’s degrees at foreign universities in branches of knowledge of their choice, with the provision that these provide a future contribution to the advancement and modernization of Mexico.
Deadline:1 October 2016
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)
The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) fosters capacity building within organisations in 51 developing countries by providing training and education to their mid-career staff members at the University of Twente. The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes is an initiative of the Dutch government.
Deadline:4 October 2016
Level of Study:PhD
PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

U.S. Student Fulbright Program
The Fulbright Program is the largest U.S. international exchange program offering opportunities for students, scholars, and professionals to undertake international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and teaching in elementary and secondary schools worldwide.
Deadline:11 October 2016
Level of Study:Master's programmes and PhD
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

Sino-Dutch Programme
The Sino-Dutch Bilateral Exchange Scholarship focuses on excellent Chinese students who want to study or do research in the Netherlands for at least one academic year during or after their studies in China.
Deadline:1 February 2017
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes, Master's programmes and PhD
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

StuNed - Master
StuNed aims for the development of general, economic and environmental governance in Indonesia. To increase the institutional capacity of the Indonesian partner organizations and to strengthen the bilateral cooperation between Indonesia and the Netherlands.
Deadline:31 March 2017
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

ATLAS Scholarship Fund
The ATLAS Scholarship Fund (ASF) grants financial aid to students admitted to the ATLAS programme who would be unable to participate in the programme without such aid. The scholarships are awarded in order to foster the excellence and the diversity of the ATLAS student population.
Deadline:1 May 2017
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes
Professor De Winter Scholarship
Professor de Winter and Mrs. de Winter were highly involved in UT Physics programmes and with ‘their’ students. Their heirs continue to be involved in their honour by awarding a scholarship of € 7,500 to an excellent female student.
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

UAF: Foundation for Refugee Students
The Foundation for Refugee Students UAF provides financial and other support to refugees and asylum seekers who plan to study in the Netherlands.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes, Master's programmes and PhD
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

Holland Scholarship
The Holland Scholarship is a scholarship for excellent students from non-EU/EEA countries, applying for a Master's programme at the University of Twente.
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

ASML Technology Scholarship
ASML Technology Scholarship supports individuals who have completed the Bachelor of Science programme from a University in the Netherlands, and who are further motivated to pursue a 2 years full time Master of Science degree in technical and scientific disciplines at the University of Twente.
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Erasmus+ Exchange (Russia)
Erasmus+ encourages individual mobility, transnational partnerships and alliances to foster cooperation between organisations and institutions and to stimulate knowledge and innovation in the field of education, training and youth. Erasmus+ enables students to study at the University of T
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Global Education Program Russia
The Global Education Scholarship Programme (GEP) is a Russian government funding programme that offers Russian citizens an opportunity to study at the University of Twente.
Level of Study:Master's programmes and PhD
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

TOEFL Scholarship Program
The scholarship program is designed to award TOEFL test takers for achieving academic excellence, exhibiting leadership skills, performing extracurricular activities and demonstrating English-communication proficiency.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes and Master's programmes
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

GI Bill Scholarship (U.S. Veteran Affairs)
The Post-9/11 GI Bill is an education benefit program for individuals who served on active duty after September 10, 2001.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes, Master's programmes and PhD
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (U.S.A. Veteran Affairs)
The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship provides Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to the children and surviving spouses of service members who died in the line of duty while on active duty after September 10, 2001.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes, Master's programmes and PhD
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

PhD
Advanced Optics

In this programme, we focus on advanced optics, with a particular focus on applied nanophotonics.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering covers the full breath of research and education activities in biomedical sciences and engineering at the UT.

Computational Science and Engineering

The programme provides the academic context for successful researchers in its multi-disciplinary field, combining aspects of mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics and computer science.

Dependable and Secure Computing

You will learn and develop traditional and novel methods and techniques for analyzing and constructing dependable, secure systems.

Ethics and Technology

We study ethical issues in the development, use and regulation of technology, in close collaboration with the engineering sciences, and to a lesser extent the social sciences.

Fluid Physics

Fluid Physics have challenged and continue to challege the world's finest physicists, mathematicians and engineers.

Governance of Knowledge and Innovation

This programme focusses on scientifically challenging research topics that are highly relevant for key innovation decision makers in government, business, NGOs and at universities.

Human-centred Interaction Technologies

Human-centred Interaction Technologies considers both the interaction of humans with the system and between humans through the technology.

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

The programme focuses on methods and models for the design of algorithms and information systems that support the self-organized urbanized networked systems.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

We adopt a multi-actor, multi-level perspective to study the processes of innovation, entrepreneurship and new business developments.

Innovation of Governance

We study social and technological innovations in democratic governance, social policy, safety and security management and construction management & engineering.

Learning in Educational and Training Settings

Student learning is the core process that is to be promoted in educational and training settings.

Nano Devices and Systems

The Netherlands have invested strongly in nanotechnology, and we now start to harvest the results from this investment in terms of research volume and a world-wide leading position in this field.

Next Generation Energy and Resources

We offer a versatile platform to educate scientists and engineers for next generation Energy and Resources and to contribute significantly to future developments in this field.

Novel Nano Materials

To optimize properties for given applications, it is very important to understand and control the materials from the atomic to the macroscopic scale.

Science-Based Engineering

The focus of the cluster Science Based Engineering is to improve the world by designing and developing new advanced technologies.

Services Science

Our Services Science programme has management science and computer science as cornerstones.

Space for Global Development

This programme requires a multi-disciplinary approach where the challenge of sustainable development is addressed from different perspectives in an integrated, spatially explicit manner.

Water

We need people who are aware of the broadness of the water scope and who can switch between the traditional approaches and combine them.

Wireless and Sensor Systems

Wireless and Sensor Systems addresses a new paradigm for bringing the flexibility of information technology to bear in every aspect of daily life.

DUO Tuition and Course Grant
Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO) is, among other things, responsible for the distribution of Dutch student grants. The IB-groep can provide financial support to international students as well, through grants or loans.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes and Master's programmes
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

Erasmus+ Master Loan Scheme
Erasmus+ Master Loans allow students to apply for financial support for their Master's studies abroad. Loans will be offered by participating banks and student loan agencies on favorable conditions to mobile students, including better than market interest rates.
Level of Study:Master's programmes
Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.

Erasmus+ Exchange (Australia)
Erasmus+ encourages individual mobility, transnational partnerships and alliances to foster cooperation between organisations and institutions and to stimulate knowledge and innovation in the field of education, training and youth.
Level of Study:Bachelor's programmes and Master's programmes
Bachelor's programmes
Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology is a broad English-taught programme that combines the latest technical expertise with a keen sense of what our society needs.

Applied Mathematics

Mathematics plays a decisive role in any calculation or model. The Bachelor’s programme in Industrial & Applied Mathematics is all about the application of mathematics in practice.

Applied Physics

Understanding physical phenomena by learning about the laws that underlie them and putting your understanding into practice: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Applied Physics is all about.

Biomedical Technology

Biomedical Technology is an engineering programme in which you get to design and develop a new healthcare technology. Think rehabilitation robots, artificial organs, medical scans, and prostheses.

Business & IT

This BSc programme offers the perfect mix of computer science and business administration. Your understanding of how to develop and use advanced IT systems will make you an asset to any company.

Chemical Engineering

Developing and improving new materials and products: that’s what the Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering at the University of Twente is all about.

Civil Engineering

Civil engineers design, construct and manage infrastructure and major building projects. The Civil Engineering programme combines technology with studying the organization of these types of projects.

Communication Science

Effective communication can make the difference between success and failure in organizations and products. This programme focuses on organizational communication issues.

Creative Technology

How can you use cutting-edge technology or new media to create user interaction? This English-taught programme challenges you to develop innovative applications using the latest technology.

Electrical Engineering

This English-taught programme focuses on developing and improving electronics-based systems. You will work on high-tech systems, such as a surgical robot arm, a satellite or car-to-car communication.

European Public Administration

This English-taught programme combines European Studies and Public Administration to help you study the causes of - and solutions to complex problems on a local, national, European and global level.

Health Sciences

This programme will teach you how to improve the organization and quality of healthcare. How can you organize the best care for the patient while ensuring both affordability and efficiency?

Industrial Design

The Bachelor’s in Industrial Design enables you to combine technology and creativity to design consumer products which are practical, stylish and fit for purpose.

Industrial Engineering and Management

In Industrial Engineering and Management you will use models and techniques to systematically analyse the strengths and weaknesses of a company and implement improvements.

International Business Administration

This English-taught programme gives you the practical and theoretical knowledge about business strategies you’ll need for a successful career in our complex and demanding globalized world.

Mechanical Engineering

Interested in how things work and looking for a broad-based technical programme? Then Mechanical Engineering is ideal for you. You’ll study the design and maintenance of machines, tools and processes.

Psychology

Psychologists study human behaviour. In the bachelor's programme of Psychology you will learn how to observe, explain, predict, and influence both normal and deviant behaviour.

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science studies the exchange, processing, and storage of information, underlying the systems that we use every single day, such as the Internet, search engines, and social media.

Technical Medicine

As a technical physician you are the linking pin between medicine and technology. You learn how to apply existing technology in innovative ways to optimize diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences (ATLAS)

This one-of-a-kind, multidisciplinary, English-taught programme integrates social and technical perspectives in a new approach that educates tomorrow’s engineers at Honours level.

Master's programmes
Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Geological Remote Sensing

This course exposes you to geological surveys & the exploration of the Earth’s resources, preparing you to supply future demands for energy & minerals and help sustainable development of our society.

Applied Earth Sciences, with specialization in Natural Hazards, Risk and Engineering

This master’s course exposes you to types of natural hazards and their risks. You will gain insight in methods to evaluate hazards and risk and how they may change in the future due to urbanization.

Applied Mathematics

As an applied mathematician, you occupy a key position in the scientific world. Through mathematical models, you grasp the essence of a problem and see links between seemingly unrelated phenomena.

Applied Physics

Apply yourself to one of the oldest fields of science: physics. Gain fundamental insights into your own research field while honing your research skills.

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering is about the design and development of healthcare technology to improve lives: from rehabilitation robots and artificial organs, to imaging techniques and prosthetics.

Business Administration

Do you want to devise solutions to complex and global business problems? We will teach you how to apply scientific methods in practice and equip you for a successful career in the business world.

Business Information Technology

The Master’s in Business Information Technology makes you an expert in IT-based business innovation, with the skills to devise new services and radically improve the way businesses work.

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering encompasses the fields of chemistry, materials science and process engineering. Chemical engineers are also well versed in areas such as fluid dynamics and thermodynamics.

Civil Engineering and Management

If you are eager to focus on both the technical and non-technical aspects of civil engineering projects and systems, then the Master’s in Civil Engineering and Management is the programme for you.

Communication Studies

Across the globe, organizations rely on effective communication to be successful. This programme combines academic rigour and practical relevance to make you a fully-fledged communication expert.

Computer Science

Computer Science is omnipresent in modern society. Latest hardware and software developments are crucial in domains such as social media, security, health, energy, ICT systems, finance and telecom.

Construction Management and Engineering

Complex, innovative and multidisciplinary projects in a dynamic environment require a new breed of engineers who are able to expertly combine engineering knowledge with management skills.

Educational Science and Technology

The Master of Science (MSc) programme in Educational Science and Technology is for anyone fascinated by education and training, yet not intending to become a teacher.

Electrical Engineering

This MSc programme challenges you to develop new methods and technologies for high-tech electronics-based systems in nanotechnology, robotics, electronics, telecommunication or biomedical systems.

Embedded Systems

This Master’s programme focuses on the design of embedded systems: the hardware and software that control a device, process or system, e.g. smart phones, pacemakers, chip sets or navigation systems.

Environmental and Energy Management

The Master of Environmental and Energy Management programme (MEEM) is a one-year, fulltime programme and offers three specialisations: Water Governance, Environmental Management and Energy Management.

Environmental Modeling and Management

In this course you will learn about environmental systems, their components and interactions with society, as well as become qualified in the rapidly expanding field of geo-information science.

European Studies

Managing Europe is a complex challenge. The Master’s in European Studies gives you the expertise to operate in this fascinating environment where various levels of government come together.

Geo-information for Spatial Planning & Disaster Risk Management, Gadjah Mada University (Indonesia) and University of Twente (The Netherlands)

This course is for students who want to become experts in managing disaster risk in regional development context, using geo-information for spatial planning, and for hazard and risk assessment

Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with Chang'an University, Xi'an, China

Not yet available.

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Between 60 to 80 percent of all political, economic and private decisions are space oriented. Are you keen to explore how geo-information can help you to make better decisions in every field?

Geographical Information Management and Applications

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geographical Information Management and Applications – Parttime

This Master’s programme aims to educate students and professionals to become all-round managers and/or researchers in the field of geo-information.

Geoinformatics

This MSc emphasises science & technology for the acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, incl. water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

Geoinformatics, with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehra Dun, India

This MSc emphasises science and technology for acquisition, archiving & analysis of modern spatial data that underpin our infrastructure, including water resources, food production & legal boundaries.

GIS and Natural Resource Management, with KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

The course emphasizes multidisciplinary and practical aspects of Natural Resources Management, especially in the fields of Forestry, Environmental Science and Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security.

Health Sciences

Improving quality and efficiency in healthcare by focusing on the design and evaluation of medical-technological, organizational and patient-centred interventions and their application.

Human Media Interaction

This Master’s programme focuses on intelligent, socially aware, interactive systems designed to automatically meet user needs. It covers human computer interaction and artificial intelligence.

Industrial Design Engineering

Designing new products and improving existing ones is a continual process. Take the Master’s in IDE and discover the full potential of the interaction between design and engineering.

Industrial Engineering and Management

This programme trains you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses in a global context, using mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT.

Land Administration

This course combines the institutional aspects of land administration & the development of sound information systems operated by viable land administration institutions.

Master Public Management

The management of government and other public organisations is subject to increasingly high demands.

Master Risk management

The part-time Master’s programme enables managers and professionals to realize their risk management ambitions with a strong organizational and management focus across the public and private sector.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers focus on the design, analyses and maintenance of machinery, structures and products. The Master’s programme in Mechanical Engineering zooms in on one of these disciplines.

Methodology and Statistics for the Behavioural, Biomedical and Social Sciences

More and more data are collected since many processes are being monitored. Competent professionals in research methodology and statistics are required who can provide creative solutions given data.

Nanotechnology

The two-year MSc programme in Nanotechnology focuses on the design, creation and study of functional materials, structures, devices and systems by directly controlling matter on the nanometre scale.

Natural Resources Management

The MSc degree course emphasizes the multidisciplinary aspects of natural resources management, with specialization in Forestry or Environmental Science or Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security.

Natural Resources Management, with Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

In this nine-week course, you are trained in the use of remote sensing and GIS techniques for geological exploration (airborne geophysics, geological remote sensing, integrated image interpretation).

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society is the premier Master's programme for learning how to critically analyse and assess the impact of scientific and technological developments on society.

Psychology

What makes people act the way they do? And how can we use psychological expertise to solve real-life problems? You will tackle these questions and more in the Master’s programme in Psychology.

Public Administration

In our complex and ever-changing society, the Master’s in Public Administration equips you to tackle today’s most pressing political and administrative challenges.

Science Education and Communication

Do you have a technical Bachelor’s degree and a desire to share your knowledge with young people or adults? If so, the teacher training Master’s in Science Education & Communication is ideal for you!

Spatial Engineering

The Master’s programme Spatial Engineering prepares you to address major multi-level spatial problems with a combination of technical and socio-economic knowledge.

Sustainable Energy Technology

The Master’s programme in Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) enables you to become an engineer with in-depth knowledge on renewable energy technologies.

Systems and Control

This two-year Master’s programme teaches you how to control the behaviour of dynamic phenomena and systems in interaction with their environment.

Teaching in Social Sciences

Want to go into teaching following your Political Science, Public Administration or Sociology programme? Take the two-year Civics & Social Sciences teacher training course.

Technical Medicine

We educate a new kind of technical-medical professional who improves patient safety, diagnosis, and treatment through the innovative use of medical technology in direct patient care.

Telematics

Communication networks, most notably the Internet, have become a crucial part of everyday life. This Master’s examines all aspects of such networks, from fundamental technology to application.

Urban Planning and Management

This course develops knowledge and investigative skills to address the challenges of the city of the 21st century using geo-information and earth observation methods and techniques

Urban Planning and Management, with Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, Indonesia

This course concentrates on hazard-related information extraction from remote sensing image data and on GIS-based data-driven modelling for hazard susceptibility mapping.

Water Resources and Environmental Management

This course aims to provide you with knowledge on developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in the fields of water resources.

Water Resources and Environmental Management, with CNU, China

MSc programme exposing you to developments in geo-information science and earth observation for assessment, monitoring and prediction purposes in water resources, hydrology & environmental management.

Water Technology

Solving global water problems requires a multidisciplinary approach of knowledge and skills. That is why the Wetsus Insitute and three Dutch universities offer a joint degree in Water Technology.