Narain Karthikeyan

University of Twente - Mechanical Engineering

Short Bio:

Narain has superior interpersonal skills and works equally well independently or in a group setting. He also displays good leadership skills when involved in group projects. He is very well liked and respected by both his peers and his teachers. I admire his openness to feedback and suggestions that he seeks after every assessment he undertakes. He is independent and possess necessary skills to succeed in his endeavors. Though playful at times, he showed inquisitiveness in grasping new concepts. He actively takes part in class activities and exhibit commendable talents.

College Info:

The University of Twente (Dutch: Universiteit Twente; is a public technical university located in Enschede, the Netherlands. The UT collaborates with Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology and the Wageningen University and Research Centre under the umbrella of 4TU and is also a partner in the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU).

The University has been placed in the top 400 universities in the world by three major ranking tables. The UT was ranked 65th in the Reuters’s 2017 European Most Innovative Universities, and, 184th worldwide in 2019 according to the Times Higher Education magazine.

Course Info:

In this programme you will learn all the scientific theory and skills you would expect from a bachelor’s programme – as well as how to apply mechanical engineering in practice. We have a strong commitment to application and will help you cultivate your versatility and resourcefulness. In every module, you and your project team will tackle a real-life, practical problem. This will help you to get in step with the latest scientific knowledge and possibilities and build a solid foundation for your future in mechanical engineering. It will also help you discover which team role, or combination of roles, best suits you (in our education we differentiate three roles: researcher, designer or organizer.

UT, a world-class university of technology, offers the ideal environment for a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. You will learn to team up with experts in other disciplines, while becoming firmly anchored in your own field. For example, in one of the modules you will be rubbing shoulders with some of our Design Engineering and Industrial Engineering & Management students. Developing skills in interdisciplinary collaboration will give you an edge on the job market.

Tuition Fees:
Euro 10,625 / year

Living Costs:
Euro 11,000 / year