You can choose for courses or a placement programme, more information is available on our website.
Exchange students can choose two kind of exchange programmes, one being the courses and the other placement. Students who choose courses are going to do courses at one of our faculties. Placement is when students wants to do an internship, research or work on their thesis. You can also choose for a combination of these programmes, more information is available on our website.
It depends on which programme you want to do at the University of Twente, more information is available on our website.
There are different exchange programmes, more information is available on our website.
On our website you can see what the English language requirements are. Also, you can see which scores are sufficient.
There are two deadlines, one for the February and one for the September intake. Also, there are deadlines for students who want to do placement outside the intakes, more information is available on our website.
Please visit this link for more information about the seven steps you need to take to apply for an exchange programme.
No. it is not possible to upload documents after the deadline, more information on the deadlines is available on our website.
On our website you can see if you are exempt from providing us an proof of English proficiency.
After you have completed your application you will receive an e-mail with confirmation.
If your application is incomplete you will receive an e-mail. In this e-mail we will indicate what is incomplete. If you have provided us with the necessary information then you can continue with your application.
Once your application is approved by the faculty you can download your acceptance letter from Mobility Online (UT student exchange system).
If you want specific information about the courses, please contact the departmental exchange coordinator of the faculty where you want to follow the courses.
There are two semesters. The first semester starts in September and the second semester in February. One semester is divided into two blocks, namely block A and block B.
Each course have a certain number and that number is called course unit code. You can find this on each course information.
The last step in your application process is signing the UT learning agreement by yourself and your home university. This to confirm that both the universities are agreeing your exchange programme. The Erasmus learning agreement which you will receive from your home university is necessary for receiving recognition for the activities that you will or has successfully completed.
We advise you to choose courses worth up to a maximum of 30 ECTS for one semester. Which means 15 ECTS per block, more information is available on our website.
Please go to your workflow in mobility online (UT student exchange system) and make the appropriate changes in your course list. Then indicate that you want to make some changes in your learning agreement in the step 'during mobility'. For any questions regarding this, please contact your departmental exchange coordinator.
Once you have completed your application, you will be enrolled. You will get a confirmation e-mail from the registration department.
The UT organises introduction days for the students before the start of the semester. It is important to be part of these days since you will get all the necessary information regarding studying at the UT. For this you need to sign up. You can only sign up when you are enrolled and you have received your login credentials for the ICT facilities.
More information regarding the introduction day is avaliable on the website of the organization.
Once you are enrolled you will get within 24 or 48 hours an e-mail with the login credentials for the ICT facilities. Also, you will get your UT e-mail address.
Once you have received your login credentials for the ICT facilities, you can login in the 'Osiris student' portal to register for courses. For more information how to register, please see the manual.
To know when the semester or lectures start, please consult the academic calendar.
Once you have your login credentials for the ICT facilities, please login in 'Osiris student' and upload your photo. Once that is done, you will receive an e-mail where you can pick up your student card.
More information on which steps you need to take to upload your photo, please visit the website.