Studying and Student life

Top-level sport and Tilburg University

Tilburg University is proud of its top-level sports students. The university supports these students in the best way possible in order to facilitate the successful combination of top-level sport and study.

The university currently has over eighty top-level student athletes. Do you want to know who they are? 

Are you a top-level student athlete? 

You can apply for top-level sports status here.

Facilities for top-level athletes

Tilburg University provides facilities to students who want to combine study and top-level sports. Among others the university offers additional student supervision and in some cases financial assistance when top-level sports activities cause delays in study progress.

You can find a complete overview of the facilities for top-level student athletes on the website.

Rowing and hockey as core sports

The university has chosen two core sports: rowing and field hockey. These typical student sports will receive extra university support. The kind of support Tilburg University offers can be found on rowing and field hockey sub pages of the website.