Research Masters and PhD programs

At the Tilburg University Graduate Schools, the combination of education and research creates a perfect learning and working environment for ambitious students.

PhD Regulations

The Tilburg University PhD Regulations incorporate a number of statutory provisions in conformity with the Higher Education and Research Act (in Dutch: WHW), and a number of conditions laid down by the Doctorate Board of Tilburg University. The PhD Regulations are adopted by order of the Doctorate Board on October 3, 2016.

Note: The PhD regulations have been revised, however, the English version will be available in December 2016. For questions please contact your Graduate School.

Procedure and forms

The Graduate School is the first contact for general questions regarding the PhD program and the registration thereof. At the beginning and towards the end of the PhD program, the PhD candidate has to fill in the following forms.