University of Twente

University of Twente is one of 53 universities included in U-Multirank for Netherlands. University of Twente is a small public university located in Enschede. It was founded in 1961. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Twente is a comprehensive institution. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 16 ‘A’ (very good) scores. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Twente
Drienerlolaan 5
7522 NB Enschede
The Netherlands
(+31) 53 489 9111

https://www.utwente.nl/en/

Compare University of Twente to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
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Bachelor graduation rate

77.08

%

0.0

100.0

Masters graduation rate

76.03

%

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (bachelors)

49.24

%

0.0

100.0

Graduating on time (masters)

15.64

%

0.0

100.0

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Relative MA graduate unemployment

4

%
less than 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.2

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

6,197

1.0

67252.0

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.67

0.0

13.53

External research income

138.45

0.0

282.88

Art related output

0.0

1.99

Top cited publications

13

%

0.0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

14.1

0.0

24.6

Post-doc positions

12.76

%

0.0

100.0

Publication output

3

Strategic research partnerships

0.0

5823.0

Professional publications

138

0.0

4589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

8.5

%

0.0

29.9

Income from private sources

43.83

0.0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

31

0.0

2416.0

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

3.33

0.0

483.1

Industry co-patents

3.2

%

0.0

100.0

Spin-offs

7.13

0.0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

2.7

%

0.0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.49

%

0.0

100.0

Graduate companies

9

0.0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

60

%

0.0

100.0

Foreign language master programmes

96.97

%

0.0

100.0

Student mobility

0.13

0.0

1.0

International academic staff

29.85

%

0.0

100.0

International joint publications

54.9

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

59.11

%

0.0

100.0

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

Master graduates working in the region

56

%
between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

0.0

100.0

Regional joint publications

22.9

%

0.0

84.5

Income from regional sources

9

%

0.0

100.0

Strategic research partnerships in the region

0.0

100.0

General
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Female students bachelor

36

%

Female students master

35

%

Female professors

13

%

Female academic staff

28

%
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