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05 Oct 2015Press release
Presentation of Mixed Reality Lab
Press release, October 5, 2015
On October 2, the DAF Technology Lab was officially presented by the Tilburg University Executive Board in the presence of DAF Trucks president Harrie Schippers. The lab offers special opportunities for immersive education, innovative research, and corporate partnerships. Read more
05 Oct 2015Press release
"International law is gaining ground, in spite of everything"
Press Release 1 Oct. 2015 - International law is often an inadequate tool to address complex global problems, like the ongoing civil war in Syria. However, we fail to do justice to the United Nations and international law if we zoom in only on the dark chapters in history. Read more
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01 Oct 2015Press release
Racist violence in Western Europe not driven by fear of unemployment
TILBURG, 1 October 2015 - In Western Europe racist violence appears to be mainly determined by the size of the immigrant population in a certain region rather than by levels of welfare or unemployment. Read more
30 Sep 2015Press release
Tilburg University rises in THE World University Rankings
Press release, September 30th 2015
Tilburg University has achieved a good result in the 2015 Times Higher Education Rankings (THE). The final score is between 201st and 250th position (which is not further specified). This means a rise relative to 2014 (276th-300th position). The THE World University Rankings is one of the most prestigious international university rankings. The ranking is based on performance indicators in five categories: teaching, research, citations, industry income and international outlook.
25 Sep 2015Press release
Tilburg University again best specialist university according to professors
Press release, September 25th, 2015
Elsevier Ranking 2015
As in previous years, Tilburg University is the best Dutch specialist university in the Elsevier Ranking, according to professors. Students rank the university second on the list of specialist universities, after Wageningen. If the total scores of all universities are compared, Tilburg University is in fifth position. Every year, Elsevier compares a large number of degree programs in Dutch higher education (research universities and universities of applied sciences). Read more
24 Sep 2015Press release
Ten top programs at Tilburg University
Press release, September 24th 2015
Tilburg University has achieved a remarkable result in the 2015 Elsevier ranking. Students have rated no less than six Bachelor’s and four Master’s programs at Tilburg University as the best of their kind. This was shown by the results of Elsevier Beste Studies 2015, in which Elsevier weekly magazine compares a large number of degree programs in Dutch higher education. The student assessments are based on the National Student Survey (NSE).
21 Sep 2015News
17 Sep 2015Press release
Tilburg University climbs 74 places in QS World University Ranking
In the latest QS Ranking of the quality of universities worldwide Tilburg University has made a huge leap, climbing 74 places from 367th to 293rd on the list. The annual ranking focuses on six key indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty, student-to-faculty ratio, international faculty ratio and international student ratio.
15 Sep 2015News
Great international interest in new Bachelor's program Global Management of Social Issues
The new and innovative international program BSc Global Management of Social Issues was successfully launched with an inflow of 60 students from 21 different countries, 75% of which from outside the Netherlands. Read more