36 Best universities for Engineering in the Netherlands

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Below is a list of best universities in the Netherlands ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 35.2M citations received by 1.12M academic papers made by 36 universities in the Netherlands was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Delft University of Technology

For Engineering

#5 in Europe
#37 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Enrollment
24,703
Founded
1842

3. Utrecht University

For Engineering

#25 in Europe
#127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1636

4. University of Groningen

For Engineering

#38 in Europe
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
34,000
Founded
1614

5. University of Amsterdam

For Engineering

#40 in Europe
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
31,123
Founded
1632

6. University of Twente

For Engineering

#41 in Europe
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Founded
1961

7. Leiden University

For Engineering

#76 in Europe
#256 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
27,713
Founded
1575

9. Wageningen University

For Engineering

#89 in Europe
#285 in the World
Enrollment
12,819
Founded
1918

10. Free University Amsterdam

For Engineering

#117 in Europe
#351 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1880

11. Erasmus University Rotterdam

For Engineering

#163 in Europe
#451 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Founded
1913

12. Maastricht University

For Engineering

#211 in Europe
#573 in the World
Enrollment
18,000
Founded
1976

13. Tilburg University

For Engineering

#365 in Europe
#1013 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
17,378
Founded
1927

14. Rotterdam University

For Engineering

#606 in Europe
#1994 in the World
Enrollment
36,000
Founded
1988

17. Fontys University of Applied Sciences

For Engineering

#1093 in Europe
#4473 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Founded
1996

18. Zuyd University

For Engineering

#1104 in Europe
#4537 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Founded
2001

19. Nyenrode Business University

For Engineering

#1107 in Europe
#4550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1946

23. Breda University of Applied Sciences

For Engineering

#1139 in Europe
#4698 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Founded
1966

24. Saxion University

For Engineering

#1186 in Europe
#4944 in the World
Enrollment
27,000
Founded
1989

25. University of Humanistic Studies

For Engineering

#1208 in Europe
#5038 in the World
Acceptance Rate
100%
Enrollment
550
Male:Female
30:70
Founded
1989

29. Utrecht School of the Arts

For Engineering

#1302 in Europe
#5512 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1987

35. HZ University of Applied Sciences

For Engineering

#1389 in Europe
#6083 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Founded
1987

The best cities to study Engineering in the Netherlands based on the number of universities and their ranks are Delft, Eindhoven, Utrecht, and Groningen.