The development of knowledge and innovation is becoming more and more important in order to achieve social and economic success. Zuyd is actively involved in applied research in a number of fields that are relevant for the development of our region. Most of the research done at Zuyd is done for the benefit of local and regional authorities and businesses and institutions. Our research is aimed at the development and dissemination of knowledge that can be applied in practical situations.
Our vision on the meaning of applied research
Based on our passion for development, we train our students to be professionals with a critical and research-oriented attitude, who can contribute to innovations in the professional field and to changes in society.Read more about our vision on the meaning of applied research (PDF)
The Zuyd Research Centres stimulate the development, transfer and circulation of knowledge as well as the innovation of our study programmes through applied research activities for companies and institutions.Overview research centres
Centres of expertise
Zuyd University expresses its research focus areas - which contribute to regional development - through two centres of expertise and two cooperative ventures.Overview centres of expertise
With questions concerning for example permission to be involved in research or privacy, you can contact the Ethical Committee for Research. The committee provides advice, both on request and on its own initiative, on ethical, legal, and procedural aspects of research.Ethical Committee for Research