Delft is home to the #1 University of Technology in the Netherlands – Delft University of Technology (TU Delft). For centuries TU Delft has played a significant role in various scientific disciplines and continues to contribute to the world’s scientific knowledge today.
Hotspot for life sciences & health innovation
TU Delft’s engineering excellence provides fruitful soil for life science & health innovation, particularly where it intersects with the expertise present at the academic medical institutions in the cluster. At this interface where engineering meets life sciences, three focus area’s emerged:
The Biotech Campus Delft builds on Delft’s existing competences and internationally recognized position as a world leader in biotechnology development. Joint projects and shared research facilities located very close to scaling up and production create the community advantages that lead to success in biotechnology. Innovation is driven by the presence of the entire innovation chain: research, development, scale up and production.