(International) Student Services

Admission / enrolment process overview

Below you will find information about enrolment and re-enrolment. Also information on educational laws (WHW), regulations and others.

Application and deadlines

Please start your application so that the university can proceed with your admission process.

During your application process you will need to create an account for Studielink system (national platform for higher education in the Netherlands). 

Studielink and DigID login

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT STUDIELINK AND WHY YOU SHOULD BE CONNECTED!

The University of Twente is connected to Studielink. Studielink is a nationwide online application for submitting requests for enrolment. It is also a convenient way of dealing with all your administrative matters (enrolment, re- and de-enrolment, change of address, etc.) for an Institute of Higher Education in the Netherlands. It is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week! Studielink allows you to arrange enrolment, re-enrolment or de-enrolment online! Studielink can be found via www.utwente.studielink.nl.
All students have to use Studielink for all their administrative matters
Also international Master students who have used the online application instead of the Studielink application.

MESSAGES FROM STUDIELINK AND UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE

It is very important that you realize your registration via Studielink. When you register in Studielink you will receive messages at the email address you provided. Make sure your Studielink email address is not your UT student email. Check this and your UT student email regularly and modify your spam-filter if necessary so that the emails from the University of Twente and Studielink will not go missing.

STUDENT INFORMATION SYSTEM OSIRIS

Changes made by you in Studielink will immediately be visible in the Student information System (Osiris). This is the system you will use as a student at the University of Twente for checking your grades, educational programme etcetera. And vice versa: All changes made by the University of Twente will be announced to you through your student email and will be visible in Studielink.

HOW TO APPLY TO STUDIELINK?

Steps to start Studielink if you are registered in a Dutch City:

  1. Get a BSN = Burger Service Nummer (Citizen Service Number). If you register in a Dutch city you will receive a BSN within 5 working days.
  2. Log in with your DigiD (Digital Identity). If you don’t have your own DigiD code, apply for one via www.digid.nl You need your BSN to get a DigiD. Make sure that you have your BSN ready when you apply for it.
  3. If you live in the Netherlands you can only log in at www.utwente.studielink.nl with your DigiD using the button “Log in with DigiD” (see below)

Steps to start Studielink if you are not registered in a Dutch city:

  1. Students without a registered address in the Netherlands cannot apply for a DigiD code.
  2. Students without a registered address in the Netherlands can register at Studielink through www.utwente.studielink.nl using the button “I Log in via Studielink” (see below)

LOG IN TO STUDIELINK

Follow the link www.utwente.studielink.nl and you will get a choice how to log in:

I live in the Netherlands

I do not live in the Netherlands

You will receive a username and password for Studielink at the email address you have provided in Studielink. It is very important that you check this address and your student email frequently for as long as you study at the University of Twente. When your registration is processed you will be asked if you want to link Studielink to your DigiD.
If you choose not to link Studielink to your DigiD, the verification of your GBA (Municipal Register) will not be possible.

Questions: If you have any questions concerning Studielink please click here.

Before you apply please check the general admission requirements on the website for the programme of your choice.

Application deadlines: bachelor, master, exchange

The deadlines are available on the specific websites for these levels:

Admission 

After application, the University of Twente will review and process your application and inform you about the status by email.

enrolment

If you are eligible you can start the enrolment procedure. All information will be sent by e-mail. Please make sure you read it carefully and follow the steps. 

Some specific information about enrolment:

re-enrolment (for current UT students)

de-enrolment

General

laws and regulation