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Careers at the university of Twente


The Covid-19 pandemic has a major impact on the way we work and study. Based on the restrictive national guidelines, we try to influence this as positively as possible and choose to set up what is possible online, also digitally. We do this with the help of science and technology.

Our demand for new talent continues to be high, we invite you to apply during this time. Naturally, the measures taken by the national government have an impact on our application process. We usually do job interviews via a video call and in some cases the turnaround times are a bit longer. We can imagine that you may not have much experience with applying through a video call. Our experience is increasing and we have therefore listed a number of tips for you.

The University of Twente offers great career prospects, room for ambition, talent and for your own ideas and initiatives.

Your entrepreneurial attitude will be valued and encouraged. We offer great career prospects. Ambitious and talented colleagues. A lot of opportunities to continue to develop your skills. And, naturally, a great salary and excellent secondary employment conditions. In addition, the greenery and facilities at our magnificent campus constitute the perfect work environment.

University of serious improvers

The University of Twente is a lean-doing university, focusing on continuous improvement. At the UT employees are involved in lean with knowledge sessions, training and active participation within the improvement projects.

The UT as an employer

The University of Twente. We stand for human sciences and technology. High tech and human touch. Education and research that really matter. New technology as a driver of change, innovation and progress in society. Personal development is encouraged and talented researchers are given the opportunity for groundbreaking scientific research. The UT offers an inspiring, challenging, flexible and enduring environment to work in. The campus is where staff and students meet.