The University of Twente is a dynamic, entrepreneurial university. Our research is accommodated within research institutes for nanotechnology, information technology, biomedical technology and technical medicine, sustainable energy and smart devices, governance, behavioural sciences and geo-information science/earth observation. The research institutes combine scientific excellence with a sharp eye for knowledge valorisation and social applications and are highly successful in generating spin-off businesses. The university offers PhD programmes, post-academic programmes and a range of 21 bachelor’s and 30 master’s degree programmes in the field of technology and behavioural and social sciences. A multidisciplinary approach and project-oriented education are characteristic for our educational activities.