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3TU

3TU.Federation

3TU.Federatie

Former name of 4TU

4TU

4TU.Federation

4TU.Federatie

Cooperation of the Dutch universities of Delft, Eindhoven, Twente and Wageningen; www.4tu.nl

AA

Applied Analysis

Applied Analysis

Research Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty within SACS Cluster: www.utwente.nl/ewi/sacs

ACA

Affiliated Companies Administration

Affiliated Companies Administration

Sub-department @ FIN-FS

ADVIES

Counselling

Advies

Department @ HR

AES

Applied Earth Sciences courses

Applied Earth Sciences courses

Course @ ITC faculty, www.utwente.nl/itc

AF

Central garbage area

Centraal afvalstoffendepot

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

AIO

-

Assistent in Opleiding

Dutch name for PhD student type

AM

Applied Mathematics

Applied Mathematics

Master Programme @ EWI/EEMCS faculty;
www.utwente.nl/am

AM

Applied Mechanics

Applied Mechanics

Now Department MS3, Research Department @ ET faculty: www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

AMBER

Applied Microfluidics for BioEngineering Research

-

Research group @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/tnw/dbe/amber

AMC

Accountmanagement and Controle

Accountmanagement en Control

Former Department @ FIN

AMH

Health, Safety and Environment

Arbo, Milieu en Huisvesting

Departments @ TNW Faculty and @ EWI/EEMCS Faculty

AMI

Applied Mathematics Institute

Applied Mathematics Institute

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/ami

AO

Admission Office

Admission Office

Service, part of CES

AOS

-

Afdeling Onderwijs Services

Former Department @ BMS (MB) faculty

APH

Applied Physics

Applied Physics

Master Programme @ TNW faculty;
www.utwente.nl/aph

AST

Applied Stem Cell Technology

Applied Stem Cell Technology

Research Department @ TNW faculty;

AT

Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology

Bachelor Programme @ TNW faculty;
www.utwente.nl/at

ATLAS

Academy of Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences

Academy of Technology and Liberal Arts & Sciences

University College Twente, Bachelor Programme;
www.utwente.nl/atlas

ATP

Advanced Travel Partner

Advanced Travel Partner

Travel agency with the HR service department

AZ

General Affairs

Algemene Zaken

Service Department; www.utwente.nl/az;

B&A

Library and Archive

Bibliotheek en Archief

Former Service Department; now LISA; www.utwente.nl/lisa

B&P

Policy & Project Office

Beleid & Projecten

Department @ CFM

B/I

Construction Management Engineering

Bouw\Infra

Research department @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/cme

BA

Bastille

Bastille

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BA

Business Administration

Business Administration

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ba

BA

Business Administration

Business Administration

Former Research Department @ BMS faculty; now split into Departments FA, HRM, TMS and CMOB

BAfoeG


Duitse vorm van studiefinanciering

German financial aid for students

Bata

-

Batavierenrace

www.batavierenrace.nl

BB

-

Boerderij Bosch

Location/building where UT Kring is located; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BB

Image archive

Beeldbank

System maintained by LISA; www.utwente.nl/beeldbank

BB

Office of the Director

Bedrijfsbureau

Department @ CES faculty

BBR

-

Bestuurs- en beheersreglement

Document that states all official department names; www.utwente.nl/bestuur

BD

-

Bedrijvendagen

www.bedrijvendagentwente.nl

BE

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Department @ ET facylty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/be

BE

Built Environment

Built Environment

4TU Institute, www.4tu.nl/be

BES

Biomolecular Electronic Structure

Biomolecular Electronic Structure

Former Chair @ TNW faculty, now called CCP

BEZ

Financial Policy

Begrotings- en Economische Zaken

Former department @ FEZ (until 2018)

BFD

Dean's Office

Bureau Faculteitsdecaan

Department @ BMS, EWI/EEMCS and TNW faculty

BH

Buitenhorst


Buitenhorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BHV

In-house emergency service

BedrijfsHulpVerlening

http://www.utwente.nl/bhv

BI

Biomagnetisch Centrum


Biomagnetisch Centrum

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BI

Construction Management Engineering

Bouw / Infra

Research department @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/cme

BIOS

Biomedical and Environmental Sensor Systems

Biomedical and Environmental Sensor Systems

Research Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/bios

BIT

Business Information Technology

Bedrijfsinformatietechnologie

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bit

BK

-

Bedrijfskunde

Forner name of Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty, now IBA

BKO

University Teaching Qualification (UTQ)

Basis Kwalificatie Onderwijs

Certification for teachers; http://www.utwente.nl/celt

BKS

Qualification for Academic Advisors

Basis Kwalificatie Studieloopbaanbegeleiding

Certification for teachers; http://www.utwente.nl/bks


BL

Wooden Cabins

Blokhutten

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BMC

Biomedical Chemistry

Biomedische Chemie

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/pbm

BME

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Master Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/bme

BMPI

Biomedical Photonic Imaging

Biomedical Photonic Imaging

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/bmpi

BMS

Faculteit Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences

Faculteit Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences

www.utwente.nl/bms (former MB/GW)

BMT

Biomedical Technology

Biomedische Technologie

Bachelor Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/bmt

BNT

Biomolecular Nanotechnology

Biomolecular Nanotechnology

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/bnt

BOB

Office for Educational Support

Bureau Onderwijsbegeleiding

Department @ EWI faculty

BO

Management support

Bestuursondersteuning

Department @ AZ; www.utwente.nl/az

BOOZ

Bureau Education and Research Affairs

Bureau Education and Research Affairs

Department @ ITC faculty

BOZ

Educational Affairs Office

Bureau Onderwijszaken

Service within the Student Affairs & Logistics (SA&L) department @ CES

BPE

Biophysical Engineering

Biophysical Engineering

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/bpe

BSA

Binding Recommendation

Bindend Studie Advies

Regulation that states how many EC a student has to pass in the first year

BSc

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science

-

BSK

-

Bestuurskunde

BMS, Former Bachelor Programme, now called EPA

BSS

Biomedical Signals and Systems

Biomedical Signals and Systems

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/bss

BST

Biomaterials Science and Technology

Biomaterials Science and Technology

Chair @ TNW faculty

BTC

-

BedrijfsTechnologisch Centrum

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

BV

Security

Beveiliging

Department @ CFM

BW

Biomedical Engineering

Biomedische Werktuigbouwkunde

(Former) Dutch name for ET-BE department

C&E

Culture & Events

Cultuur & Evenementen

Department @ CFM; www.utwente.nl/cultuur

C4C

-

Centre4Cloud

Research Centre within EWI/EEMCS faculty;

CAES

Computer Architecture Design and Test for Embedded Systems

Computer Architecture Design and Test for Embedded Systems

Research Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/caes

CATU

Catering UT

Catering UT

Department @ CFM for catering staff

CBP

Computational BioPhysics

Computational BioPhysics

Chair @ TNW faculty, now CCP

CC

-

Campus Coalitie

Partij Universiteitsraad, www.cc.utwente.nl

CCI

-

Centrale Commissie Innovatie

-

CCP

Computational Chemical Physics

Computational Chemical Physics

Research Group @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/ccp

CCT

Central CrisisTeam

Centraal CrisisTeam


CDO

-

Centraal Directeuren Overleg

-

CEE

Centre for Engineering Education

Centre for Engineering Education

4TU Centre; www.4tu.nl/cee

CEGOON

-

Centrale goederen ontvangst

Web application, Employee Portal

Cehres

Centre for eHealth Research and Disease Management

Centre for eHealth Research and Disease Management

Research centre @ BMS faculty; www.ehealthresearchcenter.org/

CELT

Centre of expertise in learning and teaching

Centre of expertise in learning and teaching

Department @ CES; www.utwente.nl/celt

CEM

Civil Engineering and Management

Civil Engineering and Management

Department @ ET Faculty; no website yet


CEM

Civil Engineering and Management

Civil Engineering and Management

Master Programme @ CTW/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/cem

CES

Center for European Studies

Center for European Studies

Research Centre @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/ces

CES

Centre for Educational Support

Centre for Educational Support

Service; www.utwente.nl/ces >> former SO / S&O

CFES

Center for e-Government Studies

Center for e-Government Studies

Research Centre @ BMS faculty

CFM

Campus & Facility Management


Campus & Facility Management

Service department; former name FB; www.utwente.nl/cfm

CH

-

Charlie

Former building of the security department

CHE

Chemical Eng

Scheikundige Technologie

Master Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/che

CHEPS

Centre for Higher Education Policy Studies

Centre for Higher Education Policy Studies

Research Department @ BMS faculty;
www.utwente.nl/bms/cheps

CHOIR

-

Center for healthcare operations improvement & research

Research Centre @ EWI/BMS faculty;

www.utwente.nl/choir

CI

-

Citadel

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

CIPV

-

Centrum voor Integrale ProductieVernieuwing

Information Centre

CIR

Centre for Interface Research

Centrum voor Interface Onderzoek

Dutch Research programme; www.utwente.nl/cir

CiT

-

Civiele Techniek

Former name of Bachelor Programme @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/cit, now called CE

CL

Cleanrooms

Cleanrooms

Former building, now HTF (High Tech Factory) building

CME

Construction Management & Engineering

Construction Management & Engineering

Research group within the CEM department @ ET faculty, www.utwente.nl/en/et/cem >> former BI B/I

CME

Construction Management & Engineering

Construction Management & Engineering

Master Programme @ CTW/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/cme

4TU Master Programme; www.4tu.nl/cme

CMOB

Change Management & Organization Behaviour (CMOB)

Change Management & Organization Behaviour (CMOB)

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/bms/cmob

CMS

Computational Material Science

Computational Material Science

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/cms

CN

Carillon


Carillon

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

CNPH

Clinical Neurophysiology

Klinische Neuropysiologie

Department @ TNW faculty

COM

Communication Studies

Communication Studies

Bachelor and Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/com

COM

Communications

Communicatie

Department @ M&C; www.utwente.nl/en/mc

COPS

Complex Photonic Systems

Complex Photonic Systems

Chair @ TNW faculty; cops.tnw.utwente.nl

CPE

Cognitieve psychologie en ergonomie (CPE)

Cognitieve psychologie en ergonomie (CPE)

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/cpe

CPM

Catalytic Systems and Micro Devices

Katalytische Processen en Materialen

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/cpm

CR

Carré


Carré

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

CREATE

Creative Technology

Creative Technology

Bachelor Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/create

CSA

Central Student Administration

Centrale Studentenadministratie

Falls under the CES service

CSC (CS)

Computer Science

Computer Science

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/cs

CS

Communication Science


Communication Science


Research group @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/cs

CS

Customer support

Klantcontact

Department @ LISA for IT support

CSD

Center for the study of democracy

Center for the study of democracy

Information Centre @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/csd

CSE

Chemical Science and Engineering

Chemical Science and Engineering

Bachelor Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/cse

CSO

Office management Cluster

Cluster Secretariële Ondersteuning

Department @ BMS; information on BMS Intranet

CSTM

Department of Governance and Technology for Sustainability

Department of Governance and Technology for Sustainability

Research Department and Information Centre @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/cstm

CT

-

Chalet

Former temporary building opposite of Cubicus

CTD

Centre for Training & Development

-

Service for UT employees; www.utwente.nl/ctd


CTIT

CTIT

CTIT

Former name of Digital Society Institute (DSI)

CTS

Centre for Transport Studies

Centre for Transport Studies


CTW

Faculty of Engineering Technology

Faculteit Construerende Technische Wetenschappen

Former Dutch name of the Faculty of Engineering Technology (ET)

CU

-

Cubicus

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

CVA

-

Commissie Verlening Afstudeersteun


CvB

Executive Board

College van Bestuur

www.utwente.nl/cvb

CW

-

Communicatiewetenschap

Former name of Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/cw

DACS

Design and Analysis of Communication Systems

Design and Analysis of Communication Systems

Research department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/dacs

DAMUT

Department of Applied Mathematics

Afdeling Toegepaste Wiskunde

Research department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty;

www.utwente.nl/damut

DAS

-

De Ambitieuze Student

Univcersity Council Party

DBE

Developmental BioEngineering

Developmental BioEngineering

Department @ TNW; www.utwente.nl/tnw/dbe

DBV

Managing Director

Directeur bedrijfsvoering


DCT

Decentral CrisisTeam

Decentraal CrisisTeam


DE



Research group in the DPM department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/dpm


DIR

Directorate

Directie

Department @ CES, FIN, HR, M&C, SP

DIV

Dean's Office

Bureau Faculteitsdecaan

Department @ EWI

DL

DesignLab

DesignLab

DesignLab in the Gallery building

DMB

Datamanagement & Biometrics

Datamanagement & Biometrics


Research group @ EWI/EEMCS faculty, also called Data Science (DS); www.utwente.nl/ewi/ds

DMMP

Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming

Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/dmmp

DPM


Design, Production and Management

Ontwerp, Productie en Management

English name for OPM. Department @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/dpm

DR

-

Drienerburght

Former hotel; Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

DS

Data Science

-

Research group @ EWI/EEMCS faculty;

www.utwente.nl/ewi/ds

DSI

Digital Society Institute


Digital Society Institute


One of the three main UT research institutes; www.utwente.nl/dsi

DSM

Demand & Supply management

Demand & Supply memanagement

Department @ LISA

DU

Design United

Design United

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/du

EAF

Entrance Acceptance Form

Entrance Acceptance Form

-

EB

-

Externe Betrekkingen overleg

Onderdeel van Overleg Studievereniging (OS); www.utwente.nl/os

EC

-

Eenheid Campus

Former department @ AZ, now integrated in CFM

EC/ECTS

European Credit (Transfer System)

European Credit (Transfer System)

-

ECTM

Experimental Centre for Technical Medicine

Experimental Centre for Technical Medicine

Facility within TechMed Centre, www.utwente.nl/ectm

ED

Education

Education

Department @ SP

EE

Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Bachelor Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/bee,

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/mee

EEMCS

Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science

Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science

Faculty EWI/eemcs, www.utwente.nl/en/eemcs/

EFD

Engineering Fluid Dynamics

Engineering Fluid Dynamics

Research Group within the TFE department @ ET faculty; also called TS in Dutch

EFSM

Engineering of Fibrous Smart Materials

Engineering of Fibrous Smart Materials

Now part of the MS3 department @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

EIS

Embedded Information Services

Embedded Information Services

Department @ LISA

ELAN

ELAN Teacher Development

ELAN Docentontwikkeling

Research department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/elan

ELO

-

Elektronische Leeromgeving

-

EMS

Energy, Materials and Systems

Energy, Materials and Systems

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/ems

EMSYS

Embedded Systems

Embedded Systems

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/emsys

EOS

Earth Observation Science

Earth Observation Science

Department @ ITC; www.itc.nl/eos

EPA

European Public Administration

European Public Administration

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/epa

ER

Erve Holzik

Erve Holzik

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

ESA

Earth Systems Analysis

Earth Systems Analysis

Department @ ITC; www.itc.nl/esa

ES

Educational Support

Educational Support

Support department @ ET faculty, former BOO

ES

Embedded Systems

Embedded Systems

Master Programme at 4TU; www.4tu.nl/es

EST

Educational Science and Technology

Educational Science and Technology

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/est

ETE

Elastomer Technology and Engineering

Rubber Technologie

Research group within the MS3 department @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

ET

Engineering Technology

Engineering Technology

Faculty (former CTW), www.utwente.nl/et.

ET

Ethics & Technology

Ethics & Technology

4TU Institute, www.4tu.nl/ethics

EVA

Eduroam Visitor Access

Eduroam Visitor Access

Guest access for Eduroam network, www.utwente.nl/eva.

EWI

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science

Faculteit Electrotechniek, Wiskunde en Informatica

Faculty, called EEMCS in English; www.utwente.nl/ewi or www.utwente.nl/eemcs for English

F&A

Finance & Accounting

Finance & Accounting

Research Department @ BMS faculty; BMS, vakgroep, www.utwente.nl/bms/fa

F&C

Finance and Control

Finance and Control

Department @ EWI

FAC

Facility Services

Facility Services

Department @ CFM

FA

Finance & Accounting

Finance & Accounting

Department @ BMS

FA

Financial Audit

Financial Audit

Department @ AZ

Fainco

Faculty Internationalization Coordinator

Facultaire Internationaliseringscoördinator

-

FB

Business Information Management

Functioneel Beheer

also called BIM

FB

Facility Service Centre

Facilitair Bedrijf

Former name for CFM

FB

Faculty Bureau

Faculteitsbureau

Department @ ITC

FBS

Financial Business Support

Financial Business Support

Department @ FIN

FC

Faculty Club

Faculty Club

Former location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl; still a foundation

FCG

Financial Governance & Compliance

Financial Governance & Compliance

Department @ FIN


FEA

Financial and Economic Affairs

Financial and Economic Affairs

Department @ ITC; www.utwente.nl/itc

FEZ

Financial and Economics Department

Financiële en Economische Zaken

Former name for the financial department; now FIN; www.utwente.nl/fin

FFNT

Female Faculty Network Twente

Female Faculty Network Twente

www.utwente.nl/ffnt

FIM

Financial Information Management

Financial Information Management

Sub-department @ FIN-FS


FIN

Finance

Finance

Department @ BMS faculty and @ TNW faculty

FJUT

Form for annual interviews

Formulier Jaargesprekken UT

Web application, Employee Portal

FMT

Formal Methods and Tools

Formal Methods and Tools

Research Department @ EWI faculty; fmt.cs.utwente.nl

FPC

Fraunhofer Project Centre

-

Joint venture of FPC, UT & Saxion; www.utwente.nl/fraunhofer

FR

Faculty Council

Faculteitsraad

-

FR

Financial Reporting

Financial Reporting

Sub-department @ FIN-FS

FSC

Financial Service Centre

Financial Service Centre

Sub-department @ FIN-FS

FS

Financial Services

Financial Services

Department @ FIN; has several sub-departments

FSM

Fluid and Solid Mechanics

Fluid and Solid Mechanics

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/fsm

GA

-

Garage

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

GEI

Green Energy Initiative

Green Energy Initiative

Former research initiative; does not exist anymore

GEM

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Course @ ITC; www.utwente.nl/itc

GFM

Geoinformatics courses

Geoinformatics courses

Course @ ITC; www.utwente.nl/itc

GIMA

Geographical Information Management and Applications

Geographical Information Management and Applications

Course @ ITC; www.utwente.nl/itc

GIP

Geo-information Processing

Geo-information Processing

Department @ ITC; www.itc.nl/gip

GO

-

Geïntegreerd onderwijs

-

GSIM

Governance and Spatial Information Management

Governance and Spatial Information Management

Course @ ITC; www.utwente.nl/itc

GW

-

Gedragswetenschappen

After merging with MB, new name: BMS

GZW

Health Sciences

Gezondheidswetenschappen

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/gzw

HB

-

Hal B

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HC

-

Hoorcollege

-

HD

-

Hogedruklab

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HMI

Human Media Interaction

Human Media Interaction

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/hmi

Research Department @ EWI faculty; hmi.ewi.utwente.nl

HNRS

Honours Programm

Excellentieprogramma's

Department @ EWI

HO

-

Hogekamp

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HR

-

Dienst Human Resources

Support Service; www.utwente.nl/hr

HR

-

Horstring

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HRD

Human Resources Development


Department @ HR

HR

Human Resources

Human Resources

Department @ BMS

HR

Human Resources

Human Resources

Department @ EWI

HR

Human Resources

Human Resources

Department @ TNW

HRIA

Information and Administration

Informatie en Administratie

Department @ HR

HRM

Human Resource Management

Human Resource Management

Department @ BMS

HRM

Human Resources

Human Resources

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/hrm

HSE

Health, Safety and Environment

Veiligheid en Gezondheid

Department @ HR; www.utwente.nl/hr


HS

Health Sciences

Health Sciences

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/hs

HS

Hybrid Systems

Hybrid Systems

Chair at SACS Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/sacs

HT

-

Horsttoren

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HTF

High Tech Factory

High Tech Factory

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

HT

Humans & Technology

Humans & Technology

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/ht

HTM

High Tech Materials

High Tech Materials

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/htm

HTS

High Tech Systems

High Tech Systems

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/hts

HTSR

Health Technology & Services Research

Health Technology & Services Research

Research Department @ BMS faculty; http://www.utwente.nl/bms/htsr

IA

International Affairs

International Affairs

Department @ SP

IBA

International Business Administration

International Business Administration

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/iba

IBR

Research Institute for Social Sciences and Technology

Research Institute for Social Sciences and Technology

Research Institute, (discontinued, now in IGS)

ICD

Integrated Circuit Design

Integrated Circuit Design

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/icd

ICE

Interfaces and Correlated Electron Systems

Interfaces and Correlated Electron Systems

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/ice

iCRiSP

Centre for Conflict, Risk and Safety Perception

Centre for Conflict, Risk and Safety Perception

IBR Information Centre (IBR is discontinued, now IGS)

ICTS

-

ICT Servicecentrum

https://www.utwente.nl/nl/lisa/ict/

ID1

Internal Facility Services

Interne Dienst

Department @ CFM

ID2

Internal Facility Services

Interne Dienst

Department @ CFM

ID3

Internal Facility Services

Interne Dienst

Department @ CFM

ID4

Internal Facility Services

Interne Dienst

Department @ CFM

IDE

Industrial Design Engineering

Industrial Design Engineering

Master Programme @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/ide

IDS

Integrated Devices and Systems

Integrated Devices and Systems


Research group @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/eemcs/ids

IEBIS

Industrial Engineering & Business Information Systems

Industrial Engineering & Business Information Systems

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/iebis/

IELTS

International English Language Testing System

International English Language Testing System

-

IEM

Industrial Engineering & Management

Industrial Engineering & Management

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/iem

IGS

Institute for Innovation and Governance Studies

Institute for Innovation and Governance Studies

Research Institute; www.utwente.nl/igs

IIH

ITC Internationaal Hotel

ITC Internationaal Hotel

Department @ ITC faculty; www.itc.nl/iih

ILAB

Kennispark Twente

Kennispark Twente

Department @ AZ

ILS

Integrated Library system

-

www.utwente.nl/ils

IM-FAB

-

Informatiemangament Functioneel Applicatiebeheer

Department of the service CES

IM

Informatie Management

Informatie Management

Department @ CES; www.utwente.nl/en/educational-systems

IM

Information Management

Informatie Management

Department @ LISA, also called UIM; www.utwente.nl/uim

IM

Inorganic Membranes

Inorganic Membranes

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/mtg

IMS

Inorganic Materials Science

Anorganische Materiaalkunde

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/ims

INF

-

Technische Informatica

Bachelor Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/inf

Infra

-

Infra voor Netwerkbeheer, Serverbeheer en Telefonie

Department @ ICTS

INK

Procurement

Inkoop

Department @ CFM

INT

Recruitment and Internationalization

Recruitment en Internationalisering

Department @ HR

INTS

International Support

International Support

Department @ CES, within SO&IR

INVL

NOVEL-T

NOVEL-T

Website NOVEL-T

IO

-

Industrieel Ontwerpen

Former name for Bachelor Programme @ ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/io

IO

International Office

International Office

Department @ CES

IO

International Office

International Office

Falls under the service of CES; www.utwente.nl/internationaloffice

IOMS

-

Integrated Optical MicroSystems

Research Department @ EWI (discontinued)

IPIT

-

Instituut voor maatschappelijke veiligheidsvraagstukken

Information Centre @ BMS faculty; www.ipit.nl

IR

Institutional Research

Institutional Research


ISA

-

Informatievoorziening, Systeemontwikkeling en Applicatieondersteuning.

Department @ ICTS

ISA

Indian Student Association

Indian Student Association

www.isa.utwente.nl

ISCM

Information Systems and Change Management

Information Systems and Change Management

Research Department @ BMS until 2012, now IEBIS

ISPOR


International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

Student chapter @ BMS faculty;

www.utwente.nl/isporstudentchapter

IST

Instructional Technology

Instructietechnologie

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/ist

ITC

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)

Faculteit ITC Geo-Informatie Wetenschappen en Aardobservatie (ITC)

Faculty; www.itc.nl

ITCID

ITC Service Desk

ITC Interne Dienst

Department @ CFM

ITO

IT Infra and Operations

IT Infra and Operations

Department @ LISA

IxD

Interaction Design

Interaction Design

Research group in the DPM department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/dpm

JOIN

-

-

Document Management System; www.utwente.nl/join

KAT

-

Keuzemodel Arbeidsvoorwaarden

Web application, Employee Portal

KC

-

Klantcontact

Department @ ICTS, see www.utwente.nl/icts/over_icts/organisatie/

KH

-

Kleinhorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl


KP

-

KPMG-gebouw

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

KS

-

Kennicentrum Subsidies

Initiative @ FIN; www.utwente.nl/nl/intranet/ks

KT

-

Keet

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

LA

-

Land Administration

Course @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

LA

-

Langezijds

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

LA

Library & Archive

Library & Archive

https://www.utwente.nl/ub/en/

LEGS

Legal & Economic Governance Studies

Legal & Economic Governance Studies

Research Department @ BMS faculty until 2012, now PA

LI

-

Linde

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

LISA

Library, ICT-Services & Archive

Library, ICT-Services & Archive

LISA, aggregation of ICTS and B&A; www.utwente.nl/lisa

LKI

Lady Kick-In

Lady Kick-In

www.utwente.nl/lki

LL

-

Leerlingen Lab

Lab for students primary/secondary school; website Pre-U Leerlingenlab

L

Lecture

Lecture

Used in course schedules

LMD

-

Last Minute Dag

Voorlichting voor de zomer

LO

Logistics

Logistiek

Department @ CFMg

LPNO

Laser Physics & Nonlinear Optics

Laserfysica

Department @ TNW

LT

Low Temperature Physics

Low Temperature Physics

Chair @ TNW faculty

LTSH

Long Term Strategy Housing

-

Strategy for housing projects @ UT;

www.utwente.nl/ltsh

LVO

-

Loket Voortgezet Onderwijs


MACS

Mathematics of Computational Sciende

Mathematics of Computational Sciende

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/macs

MA

Management

Management

Support department @ ET faculty (same as BFD in other faculties) >> former name BH

MA

Marketing

Marketing

Department of Marketing and Communication

MA

Mechanical Automation and Mechatronics

Mechanical Automation and Mechatronics


MB

-

Management en Bestuur

After merging with GW, new name: BMS faculty

MBA

Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

-

MBI

BusinessInformationTechnology

BusinessInformationTechnology

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/mbi

MCBP

Medical Cell Biophysics

Medische Celbiofysica

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/mcbp

MC

Marketing & Communication

Marketing & Communicatie

Service department; www.utwente.nl/mc

MCO

-

Media, Communicatie en Organisatie

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/mco

MCP

-

Marketingcommunicatie en Consumentenpsychologie

Research Department @ BMS until 2012, now CW-CMC

MCS

Mesoscale Chemical Systems

Mesoscale Chemical Systems

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/mcs

MD

Medical Services

Medische Dienst

MD

ME

-

Meander

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

MEEM

Master of Environmental and Energy Management (MEEM)

Master of Environmental and Energy Management (MEEM)

Master Programme, majority on location in Leeuwarden; www.utwente.nl/meem

ME

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Master Programme @ CTW/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/me

MESA

MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology

MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology

One of the three main UT research institutes; www.utwente.nl/mesaplus

MES

European Studies

European Studies

Bachelor and Master Programmes @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/pa/

METIS

-

Onderzoeksinformatiesysteem

www.utwente.nl/metis

MFS

Marine & Fluvial Systems

Marine & Fluvial Systems

Research group within the CEM department @ ET faculty, www.utwente.nl/en/et/cem > former name WEM

MIRA

MIRA

MIRA

Former research institute; now called TechMed

MISUT

-

ManagementInformatiesysteem UT

www.utwente.nl/misut

ML

Medialab

Medialab

Department @ M&C faculty; www.utwente.nl/mc

MMS

Multiscale Modeling and Simulation

Multiscale Modeling and Simulation

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/mms

MNF

Molecular Nanofabrication

Molecular Nanofabrication

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/mnf

MO

-

Mondriaan

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

MOR

Mathematics of Operations Research

-

Research group @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/mor

MPS

Marketing and Project Services

Marketing and Project Services

Department @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

MPS

Psychology

Psychology

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/mps

MR&V

Social Risks and Safety Studies

Social Risks and Safety Studies

Research Department @ BMS faculty until 2012, now Research Department @ PA faculty

MRM

Master Risico Management

Master Risico Management

www.utwente.nl/pld

MS3

Department of Mechanics of Solids, Surfaces & Systems

Department of Mechanics of Solids, Surfaces & Systems

Department @ ET faculty:

www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

MSc

Master of Science

Master of Science

-

MSCT

Mathematical Systems and Control Theory

Mathematical Systems and Control Theory

Research Department @ EWI faculty, now HS; www.math.utwente.nl/ssb

MSM

Multi scale mechanics

Multi scale mechanics


MSS

Micro Sensors and Systems

Micro Sensors and Systems

Department @ EWI

MST

Membrane Science & Technology

Membraantechnologie

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/mtg

MTE

Telematics

Telematics

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/mte

MT

Managementteam

Managementteam

-

MT

Mechatronics

Mechatronics

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/mt

MTP

Materials Science and Technology of Polymers

Materiaalkunde en Technologie van Polymeren

Chair @ TNW faculty; mtp.tnw.utwente.nl

MWM

Multidisciplinary Water Management

Multidisciplinary Water Management

Research group within the CEM department @ ET faculty, www.utwente.nl/en/et/cem >> former WEMWM

MZS

Participation

Medezeggenschap

Departmant @ SP; www.utwente.nl/medezeggenschap

NACM

Numerical Analysis and Computational Mechanics

Numerical Analysis and Computational Mechanics

Research Department @ EWI faculty; aacs.ewi.utwente.nl/

NAJO

-

Najaarsoverleg

-

NanoLab

Cleanroom

Cleanroom

Department @ EWI

NBP

Nanobiophysics

Nanobiophysics

Department @ TNW

NEM

NanoElectronic Materials

NanoElectronic Materials

Chair @ TNW faculty

NE

Nano Electronics

Nano Electronics

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/ne

NH

-

Noordhorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl


NIG

Netherlands Institute of Government

-

Research School for Public Administration and Political Science. Secretary: UT; www.utwente.nl/en/nig

NIKOS

NIKOS Centre for entrepreneurship, strategy, internation business and marketing

NIKOS Centre for entrepreneurship, strategy, internation business and marketing

Information Centre @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/nikos

NIM

Neuro Imaging

Neuro Imaging

Department @ TNW

NI

Nano-Ionics

Nano-Ionics

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/ni

Nirict

-

Nirict

4TU instituut, www.4tu.nl/nirict

NL

Nanolab

Nanolab

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

NOM

-

Nieuw Onderwijs Model

www.utwente.nl/onderwijsvernieuwingen

NRM

Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management

Course @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

NRS

Natural Resources

Natural Resources

Department @ ITC faculty; www.itc.nl/nrs

NSC

Notebook Service Centrum

Notebook Service Centrum

ICTS; www.utwente.nl/icts/nsc

NSM

Nonlinear Solid Mechanics


Nonlinear Solid Mechanics

Research group in the MS3 department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3 >> NSM used to be called TMMVV

NT

Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology

Master Programme @ TNW; www.utwente.nl/nt

Nuffic

Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Ed.

Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Ed.

-

O&V

Building Caretakers & Real Estate

Onderhoud & Vastgoed

Department @ CFM

OAJ

Opening Academisch jaar

Opening Academisch jaar

www.utwente.nl/academischeplechtigheden

OA

Operational Audit

Operational Audit

SECR; www.utwente.nl/secr/oa

OBP

-

Ondersteunend- en Beheerspersoneel

-

OC

-

Ontwikkelcentrum


OD

-

Onderwijskundige Dienst


OER

-

Onderwijs- en Examenregeling

-

OFE

Office Foreign Employees


Office Foreign Employees

Part of Human Resources (www.utwente.nl/hr)

OFI-nummer

-

Intern bankrekening nummer van de UT

-

OH

-

Oosthorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

OILS

Operational Information Learning Services

Operational Information Learning Services

Department @ LISA

OIT

-

Opening Inschrijvingstermijn Tentamens

-

OLC

Programme Committee

Opleidingscommissie

-

OLD

-

Overleg OpleidingsDirecteuren

-

OLD

Programme Director

Opleidingsdirecteur

-

OLO

-

Online leeromgeving (voor scholieren)

www.olo.utwente.nl

OMD

Research Methodology, Measurement and Data Analysis

Onderzoeksmethodologie, Meetmethoden en Data-analyse (OMD)

Research Department @ BMS; www.utwente.nl/bms/omd

OM

Online Media

Online Media

Team/Department Online Media Marketing and Communication

OMPL

Operational Methods for Production & Logistics

Operational Methods for Production & Logistics

Research Department @ BMS faculty until 2012, now IEBIS

OOC

-

Overleg Onderwijs Commissarissen

Onderdeel van Overleg Studieverenigingen (OS)

OOHR

Operations, Organization and Human Resources

Operations, Organization and Human Resources

Department @ BMS faculty until 2012, now BA

OO

O&O square

O&O plein

Location; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

OP&HRD

-

Organisational Psychology & Human Resource Development

Former Research Department @ BMS faculty

OPD/OD

Open Days

Open Dagen

www.utwente.nl/en/opendays or www.utwente.nl/opendagen

Opl. CiT

Education for Civil Engineering

Opleiding Civiele Techniek

Department @ CTW/ET

Opl. IO

Education for Industrial Design Engineering

Opleiding Industrieel Ontwerpen

Department @ CTW/ET

OPL

Learning and Development

Learning and Development

Department @ HR

OPM

Design, Production and Management

Ontwerp, Productie en Management

Former Department @ ET faculty; now www.utwente.nl/en/et/dpm

OPUT

-

Overleg Personeelszaken UT

www.utwente.nl/oput

OS

-

Overleg Studieverenigingen

SU; www.studentunion.utwente.nl/os

OSC

Education Service Centre

Onderwijs service centrum

Department @ BMS

OS

Optical Science

Optical Science

Research group @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/os

OTR

-

Oppervlaktetechnologie en tribologie


OUT

-

Openluchttheater

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

OWB

Education Support Office

Onderwijsbureau

Department @ TNW

OWK

Educational Science

Onderwijskunde

Former Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/owk

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/owk

P / Pr

-

Practicum

Used in course schedules

P&C

Planning & Control

Planning & Control

Department @ TNW

P&O

-

Personeel en Organisatie

-

P-Nut

PhD Network of the University of Twente

PhD Network of the University of Twente

www.utwente.nl/p-nut

PA

-

Paviljoen

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

PAO

-

Personeel, Arbeid en Organisatie

Former name of the HR service department

PA

Public Administration

Public Administration

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/pa
Research Department @ BMS faculty;

www.utwente.nl/en/bms/pa

PBM

Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials

Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/pbm

PCF

Physics of Complex Fluids

Physics of Complex Fluids

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/pcf

PCGR

-

Psychologie & Communicatie van Gezondheid & Risico

Former Research Department @ BMS, now PGT; www.utwente.nl/bms/pgt

PCP

Privacy ContactPersoon

Privacy ContactPersoon

Every service and faulty is assigned a PCP

PCRS

Psychology, Conflict, Risk and Safety

Psychology, Conflict, Risk and Safety

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/pcrv

PCS

Photocatalytic Syntheses

Photocatalytic Syntheses

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/pcs

PDA

Policy, Data & Analytics

Policy, Data & Analytics

Department @ SP

PD

Projects & Development

Projects & Development

Department @ LISA

PeHT

Personalized eHealth Technology Programme


Personalized eHealth Technology Programme


Research department @ TechMed/DSI

PERS

Human Resources

Human Resources

Department @ ITC

PGM

Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management

Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management

Department @ ITC faculty; www.itc.nl/pgm

PGT/PHT

Psychology, Health & Technology

Psychologie, Gezondheid & Technologie

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/pgt

PhD

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy

-

PIN

Physics of Interfaces and Nanomaterials

Physics of Interfaces and Nanomaterials

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/pin

PIP

-

Pré-introductie Practicum

Former. Now called Lady Kick-In (LKI)

PITS

Platform for International Twente Student Associations

Platform for International Twente Student Associations

Student Union

Pj

Project

Project

Used in course schedules

PKM

-

Positionering en Kwaliteitsverbetering Masteronderwijs

www.utwente.nl/tom

PLD

Professional Learning Development

Professional Learning Development

Department @ BMS, formerly BPO; www.utwente.nl/pld

PMR

Product-Market Relations

Product-Marktrelaties

Research group in the DPM department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/dpm

POF

Physics of Fluids

Vloeistoffysica

Chair @ TNW faculty; pof.tnw.utwente.nl

POLMT

Political Science and Research Methods

Political Science and Research Methods

Research Department @ BMS until 2012, now PA

PO

Policy

Policy

Service department @ ET faculty

PR

-

Persrelaties

Department Press Relations of Marketing and Communications

PRO

Project Office

Projectbureau

Department @ AZ

PSI

-

Personeel, Strategie en Internationalisering

Commission of the UR (University Council)

PS

Pervasive Systems

Pervasive Systems

Research Department @ EWI faculty; ps.ewi.utwente.nl

PSTS

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Philosophy of Science, Technology and Society

Master Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/psts

PSY

-

Psychologie

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/psy

PT

Production Technology

Production Technology

Research group in the MS3 department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

PVI

-

Personeelsvereniging InTerContact

Association @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

QTM

-

Quantum Transport in Matter

Research Department @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/qtm

RA

-

Ravelijn

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

RAM

Robotics and Mechatronics

Robotics and Mechatronics

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/ram


RAVIS

-

Regeling Afstudeersteun voor Internationale Studenten

-

RB

Reservation Office

Reserveringsbureau

Department @ CFM

RCEC

Research centre for examination and certification

Research centre for examination and certification

Information Centre @ IBR (IBR is discontinued, now IGS); www.rcec.nl

RIS

Research Information System

-

System for researchers; www.utwente.nl/ris

RIST

-

Relatie Informatie Systeem Twente

S&C; www.utwente.nl/mc/crm

RKT

Research & Knowledge Transfer

Research & Knowledge Transfer

Department @ SP

RM

-

Reconstructive Medicine

https://www.utwente.nl/tnw/rm/

RM

-

Rector Magnificus

-

ROSTOP

-

Regeling Ondersteuning Topsporters

-

RPL

Rapid Prototyping Lab


Facility for researchers and students to create prototypes; www.utwente.nl/rpl

RRVD

-

Registratie Reis- en Verblijfkosten en overige Declaraties

Web application, Employee Portal

RvT

Supervisory board

Raad van Toezicht

Website Supervisory board

S&AL

Student Affairs & Logistics

Student Affairs & Logistics

Department @ CES; www.utwente.nl/nl/ces/sal

S&C

System & Control

System & Control

Master Programme @ 4TU; www.4tu.nl/sc

S&OA

-

Student / Onderwijs Administratie

Falls under the service CES

SACC

Student Affairs Coaching & Counselling

Student Affairs Coaching & Counselling

CES; www.utwente.nl/ces/sacc/

SACS

Systems Theory, Analysis and Computational Science

Systems Theory, Analysis and Computational Science

Research Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty: www.utwente.nl/ewi/sacs

SAI

Stan Ackermans Institute

Stan Ackermans Institute

4TU Institute; www.4tu.nl/sai

SAS

Signals and Systems

Signals and Systems

EWI faculty, at present SCS Research Department

SAS

Student Administration Services

Student Administration Services

Department @ CES

SA

Student Affairs

Student Affairs

Department @ CES

SBD

Strategic Business Development

Strategisch Business Development

Department @ AZ; www.utwente.nl/sbd

SBE

Science-Based Engineering

Science-Based Engineering

See also; SBE-site

SB

Strategisch Beraad

-

CvB - SB; www.utwente.nl/bestuur/sb

Before: UMT - Universitair Management Team

SB

Student Councelling

Studentbegeleiding

Falls under the service CES; www.utwente.nl/studentenbegeleiding

SC

Semiconductor Components

Semiconductor Components


SC

Sports Centre

Sportcentrum

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

SCS

Services, Cybersecurity & Safety

Services, Cybersecurity & Safety

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/scs

SC

Systems and Control

Systems and Control

Master Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/sc

SDAC

Structural Dynamics, Acoustics & Control

Structural Dynamics, Acoustics & Control

Research group in the MS3 department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3 (SDAC used to be called TM)

SDG

Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Development Goals

Initiative @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/sdg

SECR

-

Eenheid Secretaris

Old name of AZ support department

SEC

Science, Education and Communication

Science, Education and Communication

Master Programme @ 4TU; www.4tu.nl/sec

SEL

Sustainable Energy Laboratory

Sustainable Energy Laboratory

Building, currently under construction

SEPA

-

Semipermanente gebouwen

Temporary buildings, general term

SE

Software Engineering

Software Engineering

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/trese

SET

Sustainable Energy Technology

Sustainable Energy Technology

Master Programme @ CTW/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/set; also Master Programme @ 4TU; www.4tu.nl/set

SFI

Soft matter, Fluidics and Interfaces

Soft matter, Fluidics and Interfaces

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/sfi

SG

Studium Generale

Studium Generale

Department @ BMS offering general/public lectures; www.utwente.nl/sg

SH

-

Seinhuis

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

SI

Study Information Centre

Study Information Centre

Study Information Centre

SIT

-

Sluiting Inschrijvingstermijn Tentamens

-

SK

Shopping Centre/Sky

Winkelcentrum/Sky

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

SL

-

Sleutel

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl; De Veste (organization for student housing on campus) is located here

SLT

Student Lab Twente

Student Lab Twente

Service/laborary for students @ TNW faculty

SMCT

Supramolecular Chemistry and Technology

Supramolecular Chemistry and Technology

Chair @ TNW faculty

SMG

School of Management and Governance

School of Management and Governance

Old English name for MB, now BMS faculty

SMS

-

Student Mobiliteit Systeem

-

SNT

-

Studenten Net Twente

www.snt.utwente.nl

SNTDAS

-

Studenten Net Twente Digitaal Administratie Systeem

Web application

SO&IR

Scholarship Office & International Relations

Scholarship Office & International Relations

Department @ CES

SOR

Stochastic Operations Research

Stochastic Operations Research

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/sor

SO

Scholarship Office

Scholarship Office

http://www.utwente.nl/internationalstudents/scholarshipsandgrants/

SP

-

Secretaressepool

Department @ PAO

SP

-

Spiegel

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

SPE

-

Studentenpastoraat

Part of CES; www.utwente.nl/spe

SPORT

Sports Centre

Sportcentrum

Department @ CFM

SP

Statistics and Probability

Statistics and Probability

Research Department @ EWI faculty (discontinued)

SP

Strategy & Policy

Strategy & Policy

Service department; www.utwente.nl/sp

SPT

Sustainable Process Technology

Sustainable Process Technology

spt.tnw.utwente.nl

SR

-

Schuur

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

SRC

-

Studiereiscommissie van de Student Union

www.utwente.nl/src

SSC

Student Services

Student Services

Department @ CES, central information desk for students (enrolment, fees, etc)

SST

Stochastic Systems and Signals

Stochastic Systems and Signals

Research Department @ EWI faculty, now HS

ST

-

Stal

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

STAFF

Staff

Staf

Department @ Lisa

STAT

Statistics

-

Chair @ EWI/EEMCS faculty;
www.utwente.nl/ewi/stat

ST

Chemical Engineering

Scheikundige Technology

FOrmer name of CSE Bachelor Programme

STEPS

Science, Technology & Policy Studies

Science, Technology & Policy Studies

Research Department and Information Centre @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/steps

ST

Science & Technology

Science and Technology

English name for TNW faculty

ST

Staff

Staf

Department @ CFM

STT

Solar Team Twente

Solar Team Twente

www.solarteam.nl

STT

Surface Technology and Tribology

Surface Technology and Tribology

Research group in the MS3 department at ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/ms3

SU

Student Union

Student Union

www.union.utwente.nl

SV

-

Studievereniging

-

TA

-

Twente Academy (voor scholieren)

www.twenteacademy.nl

TAP

-

Twente Account Provisioning

Password system/ Password change; tap.utwente.nl/

TAS / TASWF

Time Accounting System

Time Accounting System

Web application for logging hours, Employee Portal

TA

Travel Agency

Travel Agency

Department @ ITC

TA

Twente Academy

Twente Academy

Former name of Pre-U

TAY

Twente Academy Young

Twente Academy Young

www.twenteacademyyoung.nl/

TBK

-

Technische Bedrijfskunde

Bachelor Programme @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/tbk

TCCR

Twente Centre for Career Research

Twente Centre for Career Research

Discontinued Information Centre

TCO

Techno Centre for Education and Research

Techno Center voor Onderwijs en Onderzoek

TNW; www.utwente.nl/tco

TCP

TCP Language Centre

TCP Language Centre

Former department @ CES. Now UT Language Centre; www.utwente.nl/en/ces/language-centre

TCS

Technical Computer Science

Technical Computer Science

Bachelor programme @ EWI Faculty; www.utwente.nl/tcs

TechMed

Technical Medial Centre


Technical Medical Centre

One of the three main UT research institutes; www.utwente.nl/techmed

TEL

Telematics

Telematics

Former Master Programme @ EWI faculty; now called Internet Science & Technology; www.utwente.nl/mte

TEM

Transport, Engineering & Management

Transport, Engineering & Management

Research group within the CEM department @ ET faculty, www.utwente.nl/en/et/cem >> former name VVR

TE

Telecommunication Engineering

Telecommunication Engineering

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/te

TE

Thermal Engineering

Thermal Engineering


Research group within TFE department @ ET faculty www.utwente.nl/en/et/tfe

TFE

Thermal and Fluid Engineering

Thermal and Fluid Engineering

Department @ ET Faculty; www.utwente.nl/en/et/tfe

TGS

Twente Graduate School

Twente Graduate School

Combined Master and PhD Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tgs

TG

Technical Medicine

Technische Geneeskunde

Bachelor Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tg

TH

-

Teehuis

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

TIME

Twente is Maintenance Excellence consortium

Twente is Maintenance Excellence consortium

Cooperation between four research groups @ BMS/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/time

TI

Technical Computer Science

Technische Informatica

Former name of Bachelor Programme @ EWI faculty; now TCS: www.utwente.nl/tcs/

TMI

TechMed Infra

TechMed Infra

Support department within TechMed Centre

TMMVV

Mechanics of Forming Technology

Mechanica- en Verwerkingsprocessen

Department @ CTW/ET > TMMVV is now called NSM

TMS

Technology Management and Supply

Technology Management and Supply

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/tms

TM

Technical Medicine

Technical Medicine

Master Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tm

TN

-

Technische Natuurkunde

Bachelor Programme @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tn

TNW

Faculty of Science and Technology

Faculteit Technische Natuurwetenschappen

TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw

TOEFL

Test of English as a Foreign Language

Test of English as a Foreign Language

-

TOM

Twente Educational Model

Twents Onderwijs Model

In English also called TOM (do not use TEM); www.utwente.nl/tom

TP

-

Tennispark

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

TPC

-

Twente Pathway College

Twente Pathway College Foundation year;

www.twentepathway.nl

TPRC

-

ThermoPlastic composite Research Centre

www.tprc.nl

TRA

-

Tijdelijke Registratie Accounts

Web application, Employee Portal

TRESE

Twente Research and Education on Software Engineering

Twente Research and Education on Software Engineering

Former Research group @ EEMCS faculty;
www.utwente.nl/ewi/trese

TR

Tissue Regeneration

Tissue Regeneration

Chair @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/tr

TS

Mechanics of Forming Technology

Technische Stromingsleer

zie EFD (English name)

TSMSM

Multi Scale Mechanics

Multi Scale Mechanics

Department @ CTW/ET

TST

-

Techniek Student Twente

Employment Agency for CTW/ET students

TST

Transducers Science and Technology

Transducers Science and Technology

Research Department @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/ewi/tst

T

Tutorial

Tutorial

Used in course schedules

TW

-

Technische Wiskunde

Bachelor Programme @ EWI faculty; www.utwente.nl/tw

TWC

Twente Water Centre

Twente Water Centre

Information Centre; www.utwente.nl/water

UB

-

Universiteitsbibliotheek

www.utwente.nl/ub

UCB

-

Universitaire Commissie Bedrijfsvoering

More info about UCB

UCOW

-

Universitaire Commissie Onderwijs

Advisory board for the Excutive Board; www.utwente.nl/ucow


UCT

University College Twente

University College Twente

Department @ EWI/EEMCS faculty; www.utwente.nl/uct

UD

-

Universitair docent

-

UFonds

University Foundation

Universiteitsfonds

Foundation to support the UT; www.utwente.nl/ufonds

UHD

-

Universitair hoofddocent

-

UIM

Information Management

Universitair Informatiemanagement

Department @ LISA; www.utwente.nl/uim

UniTe

-

UniTe platform for internationalization and integration

Student Union; www.studentunion.utwente.nl/unite

UPark

U Parkhotel

U Parkhotel

Hotel on campus in former Hogekamp faculty building

UPM

Urban Planning and Management

Urban Planning and Management

Course @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

UR / URaad

-

Universiteitsraad

www.utwente.nl/uraad

UT-Flex

-

Virtueel uitzendbureau UT

Web application, Employee and Student Portal

UT

-

Universiteit Twente

www.utwente.nl

UTLC

UT Language Centre

UT Language Centre

Department @ CES: www.utwente.nl/en/ces/language-centre

UTN

U-Today

U-Today

Department @ AZ. Website U-Today

UTQ

University Teaching Qualification

University Teaching Qualification

English BKO; www.utwente.nl/ces/od/professionaliseren/bko/

UTTU

UT Travel Unit

UT Travel Unit

ITC; www.utwente.nl/hr/arbeidsvoorwaarden/dienstreizen/atp/boeken/

VB

-

Vestingbar

www.vestingbar.nl

VGD

-

Vastgoedgroep Drienerlo

Discontinued, tasks now given to CFM

VG

Health & Safety

Veiligheid & Gezondheid

Department @ HR; www.utwente.nl/nl/hr/vg

VI

-

Vlinder

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

VIST

-

Vak Informatie Systeem Twente

Old; is now www.utwente.nl/onderwijscatalogus

VL

-

Vleugel

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

VLD

-

Voorlichtingsdagen

Former Open Days

VOJO

-

Voorjaarsoverleg

Abbreviation use

VOS

-

Voorlichting Oude School

M&C; VOS was discontinued in 2012

VR

-

Vrijhof

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

VTB

-

Vereniging Twentse Bestuurskundigen

www.utwente.nl/vtb


VWI

VWI Nestorix

VWI Nestorix

Alumni association Philosophy master; www.utwente.nl/vwi

WA

-

Waaier

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

WA

Mechanical Automation and Control

Werktuigbouwkundige Automatisering en Mechatronica


WAR

-

Werkgroep Afstudeerregelingen (WAR)

SO; www.utwente.nl/ces/studentenbegeleiding

WB

-

Werktuigbouwkunde

Bachlor Programme @ CTW/ET faculty; www.utwente.nl/wb

WC

-

Werkcollege

-

WEWI

Science Shop

Wetenschapswinkel

Service offered by Novel-T; www.utwente.nl/wewi

WFID

-

WorkFlow Interne Doorberekeningen

Web application, Employee Portal

WH

-

Westhorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

WIJSB

Philosophy of Science

Wijsbegeerte

Research Department @ BMS faculty; www.utwente.nl/bms/wijsb

WP

-

Wetenschappelijk personeel

-

WP

-

Windpark

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

WP1

Science Staff

Wetenschappelijk Personeel

Department @ EWI

WRS

Water Resources & Environmental Management

Water Resources & Environmental Management

Course @ ITC faculty; www.utwente.nl/itc

WRS

Water Resources

Water Resources

Department @ ITC faculty; www.itc.nl/wrs

XUV

XUV Optics

XUV Optics

Department @ TNW faculty; www.utwente.nl/tnw/xuv

ZH

-

Zuidhorst

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

ZI

-

Zilverling

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl

ZS

Self study time

Zelfstudie


ZW

Outdoor swimming pool

Zwembad

Location/building; find it on the campus map (PDF) or maps.utwente.nl