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Novel-T (formerly known as Stichting Kennispark Twente) is a joint initiative of the University of Twente, the City of Enschede, the Region of Twente, the Province of Overijssel and the Saxion University of Applied Sciences. They share the economic development goal of creating 10.000 new jobs for the region. University of Twente is one of the leading Dutch innovation campuses and the Best Business Park in the Netherlands 2013. An attractive innovative climate is created between SMEs, local industries and universities. You can partner with companies and institutions for developing and producing practical and cost effective solutions for complex lab-on-a-chip products, taking advantage of Twente’s leading NanoLab.


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Hengelosestraat 500
7521 AN Enschede

T: +31 (0) 53 489 4118



Innovate and accelerate

Novel-T facilitates growth through innovation and entrepreneurship within Twente region.  We initiates, develops and supports to accelerate your innovation project for growth initiatives.

How we do:

  • Support and support systems for innovative startups: from coaching programs and events, to financing
  • Industrial innovation: joint innovation projects between SMEs, local industries and universities
  • Attractive Business Climate: create the right environment for innovative businesses and attract new businesses for Twente

Novel-T has more than 380 companies work on developments and innovations that make a difference. A location with a hospitable and established climate for entrepreneurs, that offers chances and opportunities for development and growth of your company.





Spin-offs van Universiteit Twente en Saxion Hogescholen