Help seizing opportunities available in the modern economy while avoiding market pitfalls
Tilburg University's Master's program in Economics equips you with the advanced tools needed to understand and manage the complex problems facing companies and governments in the modern economy.
What defines the modern economy? Increasingly integrated and turbulent markets, opening up unprecedented opportunities for firms as well greater risks. With your deep understanding of how markets function, when they fail, and the implications of this for market participants, you will be optimally prepared to help organizations and governments seize the opportunities available in the global economy while avoiding potential market pitfalls.
The Master's program in Economics offers you:
- Teaching by the internationally reputed economics professors of Tilburg University
World-leading scholars known for their academic publications and influence in policy circles. In the latest National Student Enquiry (NSE) 'The expertise of teachers in their area’ scored 4.22 out of 5.
- The opportunity to customize your degree
You can choose a specialized track or compose your own personalized curriculum. The following tracks are available:
- Competition and Regulation
- Public Policy (formerly Socio-Economic Policy)
- Sustainability and Growth (formerly Resources, Development and Growth)
- Pensions, Aging and Retirement (NETSPAR)
- Money, Banking & Financial Markets (formerly International Economics and Finance)
- Behavioral Economics
- Managerial Economics
- International classroom with a great diversity in nationalities
The economics program welcomes a great diversity in nationalities. This offers a new and broader perspective for you as a person and it is a unique preparation for your future career.
The Economics program in short
|Start||End of August and end of January|
|Duration||One year. More about the courses and program structure|
|Title||Master of Science (MSc)|
|Best preparatory Bachelor’s programs||Economics or 'Economie en Bedrijfseconomie'. More about the admission requirements and application procedure|
|Pre-Master’s program||Yes, for university graduates only|
|After graduation||General management, government, applied research, larger internationally operating companies and consultancy. More about the career perspectives|