Do you want to contribute to solutions for society’s complex challenges such health, sustainable cities and communities, digital society? The problems we face today are often complex, cross-border and continuously evolving. The world needs ambitious, creative and multi-disciplinary experts who can oversee the bigger picture and think outside the box to address these. University College Twente (UCT), The Honours programme of the University of Twente, offers an international Bachelor’s in Technology, Liberal Arts and Sciences, called ATLAS.

UCT is located at the beautiful park-like campus of Twente with modern architecture, state-of-the-art laboratories, student housing, libraries, student associations, sports and cultural facilities and many on campus festivals.

As a student, you study and live together with your fellow students. You get offered on-campus accommodation for the first year and optional for the second year in a pleasant international community. UCT-ATLAS has  a very active student association “ATLANTIS” that offer many activities and committees for students to be part of.

Curriculum Information

UCT-ATLAS offers you the opportunity to pursue your interests and become a creative, multi- skilled, and innovative new engineer. Students design their own curriculum by choosing electives that align with their professional and academic goals. Challenge-based learning (CBL) projects are an important part of our curriculum. The curriculum is delivered in a personalised and flexible environment.

During the fifth semester, students can study abroad, take a minor at another university, or do an internship. In the sixth semester, students conduct a research or design project. They  usually  combine  two  or  more  of  the following subjects offered by our university:



  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Informatics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid dynamics
  • Materials science
  • Biochemistry
  • Electronics

Social & Behavioural Sciences

  • Psychology
  • Communication Sciences
  • Educational Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Management, Society and Technology
  • International Business Administration
  • Industrial Engineering and Management 
  • Business Information Technology


  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Ethics
  • Responsible Research and Design



  • Creative Technology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Technical Computer Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Science and Technology
  • Applied Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Design Engineering
  • Technical Medicine


  • Dutch VWO diploma
    • VWO Mathematics B with at least a 75% score
    • VWO Physics (or equivalent) with at least a 75% score
    • The final Cumulative Grade Point Average should be at least 75%
  • Full International Baccalaureate Diploma.
  • At least 3 academic GCE A-Levels with a C or higher
  • American High School Diploma plus at least 4 APs with a 3 score or higher
  • Or another VWO-level equivalent diploma
  • English proficiency

For more information or additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us via 

Application Deadlines

1 May for candidates coming from non-EU/EEA countries.

1 July for candidates coming from EU/EEA countries.

Tuition Fees and Scholarships

EU/EEA nationals: € 4,628
non-EU/EEA nationals: € 15,064

The ATLAS Scholarship grants financial aid to non-EU students admitted to the ATLAS programme who would be unable to participate in the programme without such aid.

More information on the ATLAS scholarship, eligibility, conditions etc can be found at :

Contact Details

University College Twente
Peter Brouwer

Boerderijweg 1
7522 LV Enschede
The Netherlands
+31 (0)53 489 5489