Your Master project at COBRA

COBRA is located at the campus of the TU/e, a high-positioned university in national and international rankings. Our university was considered the best Dutch engineering and science university by the Study Guide to Universities 2011. In student ratings, TU/e’s Bachelor and Master Studies are often ranked among the highest in the Netherlands.

The ranking of the CWTS (The Center for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University) measures the scientific performance of 500 major universities worldwide. Using a sophisticated set of bibliometric indicators, the ranking aims to provide highly accurate measurements of the scientific impact of universities and their  involvement in scientific collaboration. In the ranking of 2013, Eindhoven University of Technology appears in the overall top 100 of the world, and ranks as best technology university in the Netherlands. More than 10 percent of the publications from the Eindhoven University of Technology arise in collaboration with  the industry.

TU/e is a good choice

It is not only the high ranking positions that make TU/e a good place to study. Studying at Eindhoven University of Technology means choosing a university with top-quality education and internationally prominent research.

Personal contact

TU/e is a medium-sized university with an open, friendly and international atmosphere, where your studies are well supervised and with plenty of personal contact with lecturers and staff. TU/e offers you excellent facilities, and has close contact with internationally leading universities. Therefore, should you wish to study for a certain period at a university abroad, doing so is an attractive option.

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International students will be glad to hear that, in addition to a significant proportion of Dutch people speaking English as a second language – often at a very high level –, a plethora of graduate-level courses are delivered in English, and COBRA courses are all in English.