Welten Institute

The Welten Institute is the research centre for learning, teaching and technology of the Open Universiteit of the Netherlands.

It focuses on improving the quality of education by educational research that is scientifically of excellent quality and at the same time practically oriented. 

The institute aims to 

  • help to bridge the gap between theory and practice;
  • become partner for (higher) education;
  • be an (inter)national high quality research institute.