ESTABLISHED IN
1961
# OF STUDENTS (2016)
10,026
PATENT APPLICATIONS (2016)
22
SPIN OFFS (total)
1,000+
SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS (total)
3,098

University of Twente

The University of Twente is a public research university located in Enschede, Netherlands. University of Twente offers degrees for more than 10,000 students in the fields of social sciences, exact sciences and is highly specialized in engineering.

Entrepreneurial spirit is one of the core values of the institution. The two-yearly Elsevier ranking awarded this university as the most entrepreneurial university of the Netherlands two times in a row. The university with Kennispark Twente and Novel-T actively stimulates and facilitates starting entrepreneurs, with approximately 100 (student) companies located on campus. As a result, the university has already produced more than 1000+ successful spin-off businesses.