Msc Honours programmes

Are you talented, intellectually interested and motivated? Then the Honours Programme is the right place for you!

The University of Twente offers four master Honours Programmes: Change Leaders, Design Honours, Research Honours and the HTSM Honours Master. The programmes start every year and are open for all study programmes. As a result, the honours classroom consists of an interdisciplinary group of excellent students.

The Master Honours Programme Change Leaders focuses on developing one’s personal leadership skills during the execution of projects. This unique programme focuses on developing one’s personal leadership skills during the execution of projects. Examples of projects are: organizing an event as a board member of an association; starting your own business or initiating a project, but also an internship or MSc thesis project qualifies potentially as a change project in which your leadership skills will be honed by this programme. More information on the Change Leaders programme can be found here.

The Master Honours Programme Design is a programme of 15EC that will guide you through a full design process, integrating both a technological and a societal challenge. The challenges are rooted in the research of diverse engineering labs of the University. In this programme you work in small design teams. You will develop your skills in mastering complex design problems and creating novel solutions. More information on the Design programme can be found here.

The Master Honours Programme Research is an individually tailored programme that offers you additional knowledge and skills in the area of research management, publishing research, and developing a (PhD) research proposal. Through extra courses, trainings and meetings, the program helps excellent UT master students that are in their graduation phase to develop knowledge and skills in the area of academic research. More information on the Research programme can be found here.

The Master Honours Programme High Tech Systems and Materials Honours (HTSM) offers a unique opportunity to collaborate with students from different disciplines on challenging, real-life product development assignments by the industry. This programme is a collaboration of the University of Twente with the University of Groningen and various private partners such as Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Astron, BD Kiestra etc.. More information on the HTSM programme can be found here.

information lectures 

  • 9th   of October      12.40-13.30: Research honours information meeting in RA3231
  • 10th of October      12.40-13.30: Design honours information meeting in RA3231
  • 12th of October      12.40-13.30: Change Leaders information meeting in RA3231