University of Twente is a leading international research university in Europe, situated in the Netherlands. We offer an inspiring academic setting for the world’s brightest and most talented minds. Most of our Bachelor's (undergraduate) programmes are English taught. University College Twente offers a broad honours BSc programme built around challenging problems in society. Challenges that require both social and technical perspectives.
Our university is in The Netherlands, ideally situated in Europe, just about at the heart of the imaginary triangle formed by the three major European capitals of Paris, London, and Berlin. Amsterdam is only two hours away and can easily be reached by taking a train that leaves Enschede central station twice every hour.
The University of Twente offers academic programmes and conducts research projects aimed at addressing real societal issues. Our motto − High Tech Human Touch − serves as an inspiration to our 10,000 enrolled students and 3,200 scientists working alongside professionals in the field.
Worldwide there are about 18,000 universities. The University of Twente is one of the leading universities. Ranked among the top 200 research-intensive universities for the sixth year in a row by The Higher Education Ranking (THES), our academic record of excellence is solid. The University of Twente is ranked by diverse renominated Rankings.