Pre-Master's program Business Analytics and Operations Research

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Note: for this program we only offer Pre-Master’s programs for students with a university Bachelor’s degree, not for Dutch hbo-students.


Pre-Master's program for (international) university graduates

Tilburg University offers a Pre-Master's program specifically for graduates whose university Bachelor's degree does not meet the entry requirements of the program Business Analytics and Operations Research. This Pre-Master's program equips you with the knowledge foundation needed to excel in the program Business Analytics and Operations Research.

The Pre-Master's program is tailored to individual student needs, and will consist of up to 30 ECTS. Should you require more than 30 ECTS, we recommend you to follow the Bachelor's program Econometrics and Operations Research before applying to the program Business Analytics and Operations Research.

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Admission and application

As a university graduate you can not apply for our Pre-Master’s program directly; you should always apply for the Master's program. The Admissions Board will then decide, based on your complete application, whether:

1. You can be admitted to the Master's program directly

2. You need to take a 6-month Pre-Master's program

3. You cannot be admitted to the (Pre-)Master's program

Please check your eligibility and the deadlines for application on the admission and application page.

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