Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands is a modern university with a rich tradition. Its eight faculties and over 40 English-language Master programmes are at the forefront of technological development, contributing to scientific advancement in the interests of society. Ranked among the top universities of technology in the world, TU Delft’s excellent research and education standards are backed by outstanding facilities and research institutes. TU Delft maintains close links with (inter)national industry, a strategic alliance contributing to the relevance of its academic programmes and career prospects for its graduates. All education programmes encourage creative and independent thinking with a focus on problem solving. The student body is made up of over 100 nationalities. The university has partnerships with leading universities all over the world, enabling students and researchers to increase their international experience through cooperation and exchange. TU Delft is also a member of the IDEA league of five leading engineering universities in Europe, as well as of CESAER, the association of European schools of technology and engineering. Delft University of Technology is located in Delft, a picturesque city full of student activities, and within close range of major cities in the Netherlands and the rest of Europe.