Founded in 1842 and was granted with university status in 1846, Delft University of Technology is the oldest and largest technological university in Netherlands with a leading global reputation. They are constantly ranked among the top university of technology in the world, also a member of the IDEA league of give leading engineering universities in Europe and CESAER, the association of European schools of Technology and engineering.
"The university is located in Delft, a student city between Rotterdam and The Hague. Delft is considered as a historic centre and was once the seat of the Royal House of Orange. With 8 faculties, around 16 bachelor’s programmes mostly taught in Dutch and over 35 master’s programmes all taught in English, Delft University of Technology offers full-range of high quality programmes. The university has excellent research and education standards and are backed with outstanding facilities and research institutes. All programmes encourage students to be creative and independent thinkers in order for them to be engineers with excellent skill of problem solving. The high education quality and system is also supported by the university’s collaborations and partnerships with industry, governments, trade associations, consultancies, small and medium sized companies and a large number of universities in Netherlands and worldwide, which is the basis of their strong identity and reputation. These partnerships also enable students and researchers to have international experiences through cooperation and exchanges. Moreover, the university provides over 140 sports and creative outlets through their Sports and Culture Centre. Each degree programmes also has study associations which students can participate in study trips and other activities. "