Universiteit Twente

Universiteit Twente Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 233

University Overview

Universiteit Twente (University of Twente) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in Enschede, Overijssel, with a population of 50,000-249,999 people. A branch campus of this university can be found in Amsterdam. Universiteit Twente (UT) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Dutch higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science of the Netherlands). In a variety of fields of study, Universiteit Twente (UT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. A library, housing, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at UT.

Universiteit Twente Ranking

University Identity

Name Universiteit Twente
Acronym UT
Founded 1961
Motto De ondernemende universiteit The entrepreneurial university

University Location

Address Drienerlolaan 5 Enschede 7522 NB Overijssel Netherlands
Tel +31 (53) 489 9111
Fax +31 (53) 489 2000
Other locations Amsterdam

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER) European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

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