In the Bachelor's program in Economics you will study how people, firms and governments make certain decisions (microeconomics) and how these decisions affect the economy as a whole (macroeconomics). You will learn how to use economic models to study and forecast changes in the local and global economic landscape.
Times Higher Education Subject Ranking, 2019
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Victor Digues LacerdaBachelor student
"The way we tackle and understand economic issues is constantly changing. The university sits at the top of this revolution, enabling students with the tools necessary to drive this change and enabling them with a better way of understanding society in the 21st century."
"I am interested in how the economy works and what mechanisms explain the phenomena we hear about in the news."
"The design of the Economics program enabled me to discover the specific field that I really want to engage in later in my master study and career life."
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Virtual Open Week: February 25 - March 1
During our Virtual Open Week, from Monday February 25th until Friday March 1st, you have the opportunity to experience our international Bachelor’s and Master’s programs without having to travel to Tilburg or even leave the comfort of your home. The Virtual Open Week will offer topic-specific online information sessions - including information on studying in Holland, living in Tilburg and studying at Tilburg University - as well as live chat and a Q&A.
08:45 - 17:00
Student for a day for prospective Bachelor's students
Have you found a program you really like, but do you want that last confirmation if it is really the right one for you? Maybe you’re still comparing two or three programs, and you’re ready to get to know one program better? Becoming a student for a day helps you to take the next step in your study choice process. In the period from April 10 until April 18, 2019 you can join the Student for a day-sessions of the program(s) you are interested in.
09:15 - 16:45
Open day Bachelor's programs
On Saturday October 26, 2019 you can get to know our international Bachelor's programs and the place where you will possibly study in the future.
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Are you and Economics a match?
- Do you like using economic models to better understand the world around you?
- Are you interested in what motivates much of the decisions people, companies and governments make?
- Are you not afraid of some math?