Tilburg Law School

Tilburg Law School

Tilburg Law School is internationally recognized as a leading school in Law and Public Administration. Year after year the school ranks amongst the best schools in the world (e.g. Times Higher Education Rankings).

Tilburg Law School is proud of its many accomplishments, including its innovative education, its groundbreaking research and its commitment to social justice.

Geert Vervaeke

"Our agility and social commitment help us to stay relevant, and to be a thought leader in the area of Law and Public Governance."

Geert Vervaeke, Dean Tilburg Law School


Tilburg Law School offers a rich variety of programs in the fields of Law, Data Science and Public Administration. 

The programs offer state-of-the-art, high quality education. Attractive because of the effective combination of face to face and online teaching methods. The programs are constantly being improved, based on the latest insights. Currently, more than 4,000 students are following a degree program in law, data science or public administration.

"We strive to educate the architects of society; academic specialists with the right skills and a moral compass."

Stéphanie van Gulijk, Vice-dean education



The research conducted within Tilburg Law School is focused at four Signature Plans:

Tilburg Law School actively stimulates team science to generate cutting-edge knowledge that advances society and broad prosperity.

For those who aspire to a career as a legal researcher, there is the Tilburg Graduate Law School

Read more on our research page


"Through our research, education and public engagement we aim to make a difference in the world."

Elies van Sliedregt, Vice-dean research