24 months
8900 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Master Degree Programme in Applied Nanotechnology from Saxion University of Applied Sciences is unique in the Netherlands. The most distinguishing feature is its focus on the development of innovative micro- and nanotechnology-based products and applications. 

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Key facts

The Master Degree Programme in Applied Nanotechnology from Saxion University of Applied Sciences  provides you with a thorough basis in practical experience supported by appropriate theory. During the 2nd year, you'll be working on your master thesis project at a company. Check the section ‘Course Content’ for specific information.

Career prospects

Twente, the dynamic region in which Enschede is situated, is a hotspot for high-tech businesses in the Netherlands. Nano-technology is one of the driving forces for this growth and generates an increasing number of jobs in the Netherlands, particularly in the Twente region. As a consequence the region boasts impressive facilities and expertise in this subject. Saxion works closely with the University of Twente, public sector partners and numerous nanotechnology-based companies and thus provides our graduates with an excellent platform to enter the job market.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Calculus
  • Interfaces and Polymers
  • Dynamic System Modelling
  • Nanomaterials
  • Practica 
  • Project in an integrated R&D environment
  • In-depth tutorials 
  • Data Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to the Applied Nanotechnology Master's programme is conditional on having a Bachelor’s degree in a suitable Engineering or Life Science subject (e.g. Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, etc.). Experience in the execution of projects is key, but in addition, students must demonstrate that they have the motivation and determination to successfully complete the programme. Students must have adequate English-language skills.

  • An intake interview (face to face or online) forms part of the admission procedure and will focus on the match between the Masters programme and your background and motivation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8900 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Enschede

650 - 920 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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