Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM) is the leading European School for research and education in the fields of Business and Economics.
For the period 2022-2027, TiSEM has formulated 5 key strategic aspirations:
- We will reinforce our position as the world-class academic institution
- We will further develop a distinct education profile
- We will strengthen the academic and societal impact
- We will grow an inclusive culture
- We will provide optimal support for teaching, research and impact
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TiSEM’s academic staff contribute to a range societally relevant topics through the cutting-edge research on, among others, entrepreneurship, innovation, alleviation of world hunger, sustainability, market governance and ageing. The School stimulates inter-disciplinary research by collaborating with a range of academic, business and government partners in research centers and networks.
The School offers a range of high-quality Bachelor and Master programs (most of them in English) as well as a rigorous Research Master and PhD program to about 8,000 students.
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Study with us
Invest in your future by joining one of TiSEM’s excellent programs in Business and Economics. Build your knowledge, skills and character to become a leader of tomorrow. Benefit from the Tilburg University’s closeness to “the Silicon Valley of Europe” – the Brainpoort region – where high-tech multinationals offer plentiful internship and job opportunities. Enjoy our compact green campus, vibrant with student life. Explore Europe from Tilburg University’s central location and easy connections to main tourist attractions of the continent.
Work with us
Build your career at TiSEM and join the international community of world-class scholars and take a look at our vacancies. Explore the job opportunities at TiSEM.
Collaborate with us
Join our vast network of industry, government and higher education partners. Collaborate with our School in the area of education and research. Consider joining TiSEM in a research project, establishing a chair by special appointment or becoming a partner organization in TiSEM’s Extended Master. Consider a professional PhD trajectory for yourself or one of your employees.
Pursue life-long learning at TiSEM and support the excellent research and educational projects that matter.
Eight Tilburg University programs rated as best in their fields29th September 2023
In the Elsevier Beste Studies 2023 ranking, that was published on Thursday, September 28, two Tilburg University Bachelor’s programs and six Master’s programs are rated as the best of their kind.
PhD research on the digital transformation of military organizations: ‘Ordinary soldiers are a driving force’27th September 2023
PhD candidate Mylène Struijk spent the last four years at a multinational military base, documenting and analyzing the organization’s digital transformation. Her research reveals that digital innovation is not so much driven by decision-makers at the highest levels, but rather by ordinary soldiers who increasingly tend to experiment with the possibilities of the internet, apps and other digital technologies.
"End fossil fuel subsidies," economists urge21st September 2023
Twenty renowned economists from across Dutch universities, including professor Reyer Gerlagh, professor Sjak Smulders and professor Daan van Soest from Tilburg University, jointly call on the government to end fossil fuel subsidies as quickly as possible.
Tilburg graduates popular among employers20th September 2023
According to Magnet.me, an online service that connects students and young professionals with employers, Tilburg graduates are in demand in the job market. Tilburg University has nine programs in their top 50 most popular studies among employers, with Finance (#2) and Data Science and Society (#4) leading the way.
Economic incentives help curb deforestation in Africa, PhD research finds20th September 2023
PhD research by Tung Nguyen Huy delves into the economics of deforestation and land degradation in sub-Saharan Africa. His dissertation shows that financial incentives are a powerful way to encourage farmers to sustainably manage and protect the land.