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.

Tilburg PhD Platform (TiPP)

Tilburg PhD Platform (TiPP) is the deliberate communication channel for PhDs of five Schools/Faculties at Tilburg University. TiPP has a PhD representative of each school’s PhD council/platform, and the current members are:

TiPP is also concerned with the national representation of Tilburg University PhDs, through Promovendi Netwerk Nederland (PNN; Dutch PhD Network).

Activities of TiPP are, among others:

  • Supporting, setting up and maintaining organized Graduate Schools
  • Supporting and maintaining organized PhD councils or platforms at the Schools
  • Promoting contact between PhDs of the different Schools
  • Advising parties in the University Council on PhD matters
  • Representing PhDs from TiU within the PNN
  • Discussing potential problems for PhDs in the Schools, exchanging experiences and best practices
  • Discussing (organizational) matters at TiU that concern PhDs with the University board

You can contact TiPP by sending an email to or its individual members (see above).