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: Tradition and Innovation
The Opening of the Academic Year is scheduled for September 2, 2019. Professors come in robes, there are speakers on science and education and we look ahead to the new academic year. This year's theme is 'Tradition and Innovation in Academia', because we want the innovations we pursue to be inspired by our traditions.
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NWO rewards research into the impact of mother’s prenatal anxiety on the child
Dr. Marion van den Heuvel, who works at the department of Cognitive Neuropsychology (TSB), received an NWO Veni grant for her research on the effects of mother’s anxiety during pregnancy on mother-infant neural synchrony.
More than € 650,000 for cancer and diabetes research
Hester Trompetter received a € 468,328 grant from KWF Kankerbestrijding (Alpe d'Huzes) for research into online psychotherapy for (former) cancer patients with neuropathic pain. Sabita Soedamah-Muthu received a grant of € 200,000 from the Dutch Dairy Organization for research on dairy consumption and incident prediabetes. Both researchers are members of the department of Medical and Clinical Psychology at the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB).
Fruitful visit Chinese delegation Zhejiang University
Together with their Dutch counterparts, the Chinese academics identified several themes for research collaboration, such as e-commerce, big data in finance and the digital transformation of organizations.