I like the region and the central location. You can go almost everywhere in the country from here and it will never take more than three hours. I also like the city of Eindhoven, where I live. It’s not too crowded, but still an interesting globalising city.

It has become my second home, Brabant suits me. I like the straightforward attitude here, even though I had to get used to that.

Punch Powertrain is a Belgian automotive company that produces Continuously Variable Transmissions (CVT’s) and fuel efficient powertrains. The company faces a period of explosive growth as the technology is very popular in Asia. Systems Engineer Emilio Maldonado (29) from Mexico works for the company’s R&D department in the Dutch city of Eindhoven in the Brainport

Eindhoven was one of the cities I had in mind when I looked for a study abroad. It’s not too crowded, a nice city to live in and it has an airport close by so I can visit my family and friends easily.

“My primary goal was to find a study in Europe, given in English. So first, I looked at the ranking of European universities and Tilburg was in the top ten.

Automotive product development engineer Mohammed Khan (22) from England is currently staying in the Dutch city of Eindhoven in the Brainport region for an eight month training period to get to know Segula Technologies NL. What strikes Mohammed most is the innovative character of the engineering work that is done in the region and the