Studying and Student life

Academic distinction

A student who graduates with excellent academic results receives an academic distinction: Summa Cum Laude (applies only to Tilburg Law School), Cum Laude or With Distinction.

The Rules and Guidelines of each School contain the requirements for obtaining an academic distinction:

School of Economics and Management

School of Law

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

School of Humanities

School of Catholic Theology


If you have any questions, please contact the School’s Examining Board.