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University of Twente

Netherlands

390th US-News World Ranking

Established in 1961, the University of Twente is a public research university located in Enschede, Netherlands. The university is partnered with TU Deflt, TU Eindhoven and the University of Wageningen under the 4TU federation which is aimed at maximizing innovation by concentrating the strengths in research, education and knowledge transfer of all technical universities in the Netherlands.

The university comprises of five faculties: Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, Management and Social Sciences; Faculty of Engineering Technology; Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science; Faculty of Science and Technology; and Faculty of Geo-information Sciences and Earth Observation. The university also operates various research institutes such as MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology; MIRA Institute for Biomedical Technology and Technical Medicine; Center for Telematics and Information Technology; Institute for Innovation and Governance Studies

The total population in the university is more than 9,600 students of which over 5,600 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 11:1.

Its close links with global companies like Google, Philips, Boeing and Siemens help the students to find work experience and internship opportunities. It is one of Holland’s most entrepreneurial universities; Twente also has a powerful start-up culture. In the past 20 years, 130 businesses and more than 800 spin-off companies have been started on campus. This entrepreneurial atmosphere encourages students to network, gain experience and find inspiration.

University of Twente Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3.2
GPA
36
IB
80
Percentage

Cost

Fees

International Foundation Year (three terms)  €16,900

University of Applied Sciences International Foundation Year (two terms) €11,000

Undergraduate: In-state: €2,060 - €4,120, Out-of-state: €7,900 - €11,060

Graduate: In-state: € 2,060 per year, Out-of-state: €14,250 per year

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

May 1st

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of Twente Rankings

Global

390
US News
197
QS
401 -500
Shanghai
201 -250
Times Higher Education
172
Guardian
265
GTU Rank

Regional

Netherlands
12
US News
12
Shanghai
12
Times Higher Education

Regional

Europe
166
US News
90
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
10000

Students

University Stats
1790

International Students

University Stats
5600

Undergraduates

University Stats
4400

Postgraduate

University Stats
880

Faculty Strength

University Stats
140

International Faculty

University Stats
11

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
11000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
10500

Living Cost

University Stats
2143

Other Fees

University Stats
3.2

Avg. GPA

University Stats
36

Avg. IB

* All cost are in

Reach Out

Overijssel,Netherlands

study@utwente.nl

31 (0)53 489 5489

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