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We offer degree-programmes in fields ranging from the behavioural and management sciences to engineering and natural sciences. Research spearheads include nanotechnology, biomedical technology, information technology, governance studies, and learning and cognition.
The University of Twente is the only full campus university in the Netherlands. 2,700 faculty and staff and 8.500 students work and unwind in the beautiful green park grounds, supported by top facilities for research and teaching, as well as for sports and culture. It is home to events such as the world's largest annual student think-tank Create Tomorrow. All on less than 2 hours drive from Amsterdam
The Institute of Mechanics Processes And Control Twente (IMPACT) is one of the spearhead institutes of the University of Twente. IMPACT is a multidisciplinary research institute with research groups in the Departments of Applied Physics, Mathematics and Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the University of Twente. Based on the fundamental (discipline oriented) research the participating research groups contribute to the two strategic research orientations of IMPACT:
IMPACT stimulates the collaboration with national and international research foundations, R&D departments of advanced and innovative industries, technological institutes and users in academia and society. Our institute offers a high-tech interdisciplinary research environment for Ph.D. students, Post-Docs and staff members with challenging opportunities to perform top-ranked research in strategic areas at the forefront of scientific and technological developments.