NIRICT is the Netherlands Institute for Research on ICT and comprises all ICT research of the three technical universities in the Netherlands: 

  • Delft University of Technology 
  • Eindhoven University of Technology
  • University of Twente

NIRICT brings together over 70 research groups from the disciplines Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and several ICT application domains. More than 1200 researchers collaborate, which makes NIRICT the most important academic research partner in the Netherlands. Its annual turnover amounts to 77 M-euro.

NIRICT’s research programme consists of a Long-Term Research Agenda (LTRA), a Strategic Research Agenda (SRA) and an Innovation Agenda.

The SRA themes are:

  • Broadband Communication Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Multimedia and VR systems
  • Ambient Intelligence
  • Security
  • Enterprise Information Systems

These themes are closely linked to the national and international research agenda’s. Important application areas are: care, safety/security, mobility and logistics.

More information on the website of NIRICT.