Tilburg University: Top 50 worldwide in business, economics, law and psychology
In the Times Higher Education ranking in economics and business. This makes us the best Dutch university in this field.
of our publication in 2018 are published open access to share our knowledge with the world
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Visit Tilburg University on a Drop-by-Day
Are you an international student unable to make it to any of our scheduled events? Don’t worry! Come to one of our weekly Drop-by-Days.
Open Day Master's programs
The Open Day for Master's programs is on Saturday November 16, 2019. Get acquainted with our English taught Master's programs, get a taste of the atmosphere on our campus and speak with current students, lecturers and academic advisors.
Opening Academic Year 2019/2020
The Opening of the Academic Year is scheduled for September 2nd, 2019. The opening is a university tradition. Professors come in robes, there are speakers on science and education and we look ahead to the new academic year.
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Tilburg University Twitter dashboard continuously measures political mood in EU
Marketing Analytics students at Tilburg University have designed a Twitter dashboard that measures data on the European elections and visualizes them in real time. It shows, for example, that LGBT rights is a trending topic in Poland, while migration is commanding a great deal of attention in Italy and Bulgaria. After the elections, the students can use the data for graduation projects.
Tilburg University response to Van Rijn Committee advice
Today the advisory committee on higher education, the Van Rijn Committee, is presenting its recommendations on short-term and long-term funding of higher education in the Netherlands. The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) has considered the committee report and has expressed its view in the press release below.
“To me, character means: educating students to become resilient citizens of the world”
When Emile Aarts first became Rector Magnificus, the current Tilburg Educational Profile ‘Knowledge, Skills, and Character’ was adopted and implementation of the profile was initiated. A few years down the road, now seems a good moment to look back with the Rector and take stock. What characterizes the Tilburg Educational Profile? Where do we stand now? What, in this view, should be the next few steps? And what is his own definition of character?