University of Twente Education Award (UTEA)

About the University of Twente Education Award Committee

During the Opening of the Academic Year, the best lecturer of the University of Twente is awarded the “Onderwijsprijs” (Education Award). With this award, both the students and the University wants to emphasize the importance of quality education and wants to encourage lecturers to provide their education with the best quality possible. The winner of the award is rewarded with €2.500,- as well as a certificate. Once a year, this event is organized by the UTEA committee.

A list of previous winners can be found on this page.

The UTea Committee consists currently of the following people:

  • Niels Rotmensen
  • Ysbrand Burgstede
  • Lavinia Lanting

You can contact the committee at