University of Twente Rankings

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In the World#220 of 14178
In Europe#66 of 2794
In the Netherlands#7 of 58
In Enschede#1 of 2
In Engineering#122 of 6,666

Quick Review

Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
utwente.nl
Languages
English;Dutch

Publications & Citations

Publications
38,590
Citations
1,178,345

University of Twente majors

by publication count

Computer science
9,253
Materials science
6,107
Chemistry
3,366
Engineering
3,364
Medicine
3,021
Mathematics
2,609
Psychology
2,245
Physics
1,960
Business
1,455
Environmental science
1,033
Political science
817
Sociology
811
Geography
676
Economics
561
Geology
535
Biology
447
Philosophy
71
Art
70
History
27

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering9588,561
Computer science130202,992
Materials science161187,250
Political science16715,854
Sociology18037,717
Business18743,694
Environmental science26134,076
Mathematics26569,751
Geography27314,853
Chemistry332154,295
Economics33824,966
Psychology34993,288
Physics42260,628
Geology43614,064
Philosophy519484
Art631233
Medicine63573,604
History1056111
Biology117821,987

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990331855
19913561345
19924591999
19934982665
19944953351
19954924002
19965004808
19975025593
19986196077
19996027211
20006628669
200181210966
200288112098
200386414722
200489617643
2005107722448
2006117225946
2007129130609
2008142435323
2009157541058
2010180746231
2011190155144
2012202564884
2013214574453
2014215482349
2015199587318
2016208387092
2017203892765
2018210286188
20192226102187
20202196112110

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsDutch VWO or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to July
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee2,750
Student:staff ratio5:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$6,250$6,250

University of Twente has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
WO Bachelor (BA/BSc)Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Health Sciences, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Business, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Public Administration, Technology
WO Master (MA/MSc)Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Earth Sciences, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Health Sciences, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Nanotechnology, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Public Administration, Social Studies, Surveying and Mapping, Technology

General info

Alternative namesUniversiteit Twente
Founded1961
WikipediaUniversity of Twente
AccreditationAccreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). European Association for Public Administration Accreditation
MottoDe ondernemende universiteit
The entrepreneurial university
Academic structureFaculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of geo-information science
Faculty of Electrical engineering, Mathematics and Computer science
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

Location and Contacts

AddressDrienerlolaan 5
Enschede, Overijssel, 7522 NB
Netherlands
City population159,000
Phone+31 (53) 489 9111
Fax+31 (53) 489 2000

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