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open days

An Open Day should create openings, right? Passages, Avenues. Space. Epiphanies! Drop in and let the University of Twente draw you into a different dimension. Begin a journey from which there is no turning back…

OPEN DAYs 2016


Are you searching for that perfect Bachelor’s or Master’s programme that will take you to new heights? At the University of Twente (UT) in the Netherlands, we are eager to help you find your path upward.


  1. We offer an extensive range of highly acclaimed Bachelor's and Master's programmes
  2. We stand out from other unis because of our unique ‘High Tech Human Touch’ approach, which integrates social sciences and engineering
  3. As Europe’s  most entrepreneurial university , we will gladly help you launch your own startup (we’ve helped launch 900 startups already)
  4. Our vibrant, green campus is the only American-style campus in the Netherlands
  5. Our high international ranking places us among the world’s top universities

the next edition

November 2016

Our many English-taught programmes and our unique profile and campus attract many non-Dutch students to the University of Twente. Find out whether Twente is the place for you by visiting one of our Open Days on Thursday 17, Friday 18 and Saturday 19 November 2016 (if you want to get an idea of what a regular workday is like here, opt for the Friday).

It not possible to register yet, but please leave your name and email behind so we can send you an email if our registation for the Bachelor's of Master's Open Day is open.

The last edition

March 2016

The last open days where in March 2016. To get an impression, check the aftermovie of the open days.

can’t make it to an open day? try these alternatives

We realize, of course, that dropping by for a day is easier said than done if you live in another country, especially outside Europe. To help you connect with us, we’ve lined up a few alternatives:

welcome to one of the world’s leading research universities

The University of Twente is a leading international research university, located in the Netherlands. We are committed to providing high-quality teaching and research with a unique approach we call ‘High Tech Human Touch’, in which we combine the social sciences and engineering. Our university is ideally situated in Europe, roughly centred between Paris, London and Berlin. Amsterdam is just two hours away by train.


The University of Twente is beautifully located in the city of Enschede in the east of the Netherlands, near the German border.


If you have any questions, don't hesitate to get in touch by emailing, calling or chatting with the students at our Study Information Centre.

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