Delft Technical University (TUDelft) is a university of engineering with strong specialisation in water technologies, water distribution and collection, water (resource) management. TUDelft maintains a full range of high-quality disciplines, courses and unique facilities in the engineering sciences. Collaboration is an essential part of this, on the basis of its strong identity and reputation. TUD is ranked 54th best university in the world, according to the QS World University Ranking 2018. It has a recognised position for clean (drinking/process) water technology as well as wastewater technology in the Netherlands.