Our green, bustling campus inspires
Our High-Tech – Human Touch mindset merges together on the campus. The technology we realise here impacts people and society. Welcome to the University of Twente.
Different disciplines in one place
Our large campus inspires you to look beyond your own discipline. All kinds of disciplines are within reach. Be inspired by our multidisciplinary approach. In both scientific and social innovation processes.
Watch videos giving an impression of our campus
- 3 min, 18 secCome catch that campus feeling
- 1 min, 28 secCampus by drone
- 3 min, 35 secCuriosity
- 1 min, 37 secSports centre
- 5 min, 0 secUT in the media
The only campus university in the Netherlands
The University of Twente has a green campus. By this we mean a lively, inspiring, green and safe environment for our colleagues, students and guests. Education, research, living, sports and culture all come together here.
- EducationOur teaching and some of the applied research takes place within our faculties: Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EWI), Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EWI), Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) and Applied Physics (TNW).
- ResearchMost of the university’s research takes place within the faculties (see education section) and the three research institutes.
- LivingThere are sixty employee residences on the campus. A special ground lease agreement has been concluded with the residents. Owners may only sell their house to people who work at the University of Twente (or an affiliated institution) and will occupy it themselves.
- SportThe UT Sports Centre offers various sports options. Students, staff members and people from outside the school may use our various sports facilities. There are about forty different sports clubs.
- CultureDe Vrijhof is the cultural heart of the University of Twente. Discover our culture!
- ArtThe University of Twente campus is not only home to science but also to art and architecture. There are many unique works of art to be found. Most of the outside pieces were designed especially for the UT
- RelaxationWhat better way to relax than over a delicious cup of coffee in some first-class facilities? There is a Starbucks in the Educafé situated in the Zilverling building on the O&O Plaza.
- SocialStaffed by an enthusiastic team of employees who often face extra challenges in the job market, this branch of Brownies & Downies will provide a really special lunch formula.