According to the 2014 Universities Selection Guide, the University of Twente is the best place to study engineering and technology, praising the university’s engineering and technology programmes.
Four programmes of the University score the best according to the Selection Guide: Applied Physics, Chemical Engineering, Technical Medicine and Advanced Technology. The following programmes are also best in their category: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Business & IT and Civil Engineering. Furthermore, Technical Physicians of the University of Twente are now formally included in the Dutch Individual Health Care Professions Act, meaning that the government and the medical professial group confirm their faith in the skills of our Technical Physicians. Technical Medicine at the University of Twente is the only technical medical programme in the world in which students can obtain a qualification to treat patients independently.