We are working towards a better world. We do this by researching complex issues beyond the borders of disciplines.

Facts and figures

  • Cijfer 4

    Our interdisciplinary research targets 4 themes that touch upon large societal challenges

  • Cijfer 11

    Our 11 focus areas are testing grounds in which we connect fundamental research to societal tasks

  • Twintig

    Research and society join forces in 20 hubs to tackle key societal challenges

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    We conduct cutting edge research into over 135 different areas

Sustainable Development Goals: Our research compass World goals for sustainable development