ECTS points
Education type
Bachelor program
3 Years - Fulltime
Bachelor of Science (BSc)

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The website for online shopping, controlling a robotic vacuum cleaner, smart lighting: technology is all around us and is an important part of our lives. Too important to just leave to technologists!

In Psychology & Technology, you learn how technology influences people and how you can let technology work for people by using psychological knowledge. You also learn how to use psychology to design completely new technological applications. Think of:

  • Robots that can help around the house
  • Intimate technology for showing affection remotely
  • Lighting that keeps you healthy and makes you smarter
  • Avatars that help you save energy
  • Smart street lighting
  • A shower that helps you save water

After graduating, you receive your Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Technology. Do you want to know more? Check out the videos on this page and the Course structure for more information.


Watch a short introduction video about the Bachelor's program in Psychology & Technology (PT) at TU/e here. Create a MyStart@TU/e account to receive automatic emails about upcoming activities, or watch an extensive program video after logging in.

A unique combination

The bachelor's program in Psychology & Technology offers a unique combination and integration of behavioral scientific knowledge on one hand, and technical knowledge and skills on the other hand. You will take courses in the fields of psychology, technology, and research. Our students value the program for its practical approach, small-scale environment, and guidance from instructors. Thanks to the distinctive Challenge Based Learning (CBL) assignments, you can apply your knowledge to realistic challenges during the course of your studies.

Who are you?

Did you ever wonder why people are so attached to their smartphones? Or how to use a game to get to know someone? Are you interested in how humans think and how they make decisions around technology? Would you like to know whether people could 'actually' touch each other through virtual reality? These questions touch upon technology and psychology. If this sounds interesting to you, the Bachelor's program of Psychology & Technology is the one for you. As a Psychology & Technology student you have to be prepared to work hard. You successfully completed your pre-university certificate, including mathematics B. Affinity with technology and psychology is essential. For more information, please visit the Admission and Enrollment page. Do you have an HBO propedeuse? Check the eligibility and additional requirements.

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What do you want to be?

With a degree in Psychology & Technology, you have a broad foundation as a technical engineer. The potential work field ranges from research or design departments at companies to consultancies. You can also choose to pursue a master's degree, such as a technical, gamma, or innovation management master's program. Check out the possibilities at After your bachelor's degree.


Daniel and Jelle will tell you their top 3 reasons to pursue the Psychology & Technology study at TU/e and take you on a tour of the campus in Eindhoven.

Why TU/e?

We offer you flexibility through elective course options. This allows you to tailor your own curriculum to align with your interests and personal preferences. You'll give your studies a unique twist that sets them apart from the rest! Expand your knowledge by taking courses or engaging in projects from other bachelor programs at TU/e. Alternatively, deepen your expertise within the field of Psychology & Technology. It all depends on your individual needs and goals.

At TU/e, we also provide numerous facilities to support your personal development, such as   Innovation SpaceSkills LabsCareer Academystudent teamssportclubsstudieverenigingen en studentenverenigingen. Learn more about them through the provided links, and feel free to ask us about them!

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Study association Intermate

The study association represent the interests of Psychology & Technology and Sustainable Innovation students . It tries to let the students view their field of study from a different angle. It achieves this by means of excursions, lectures and symposia and by organizing a study trip. On the other hand, the association also organises sports tournaments, parties, a weekly drink, weekends and other forms of leisure activities to stimulate the relation between the members themselves.

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This program is NVAO-accredited. In the Netherlands, the NVAO assesses the internal quality assurance of universities and colleges and the quality of their programs.