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Our alumni network represents people with ambitions, knowledge and interesting connections. You are also a valuable member of our network and one of our most important ambassadors in society: both in the Netherlands and abroad.

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Alumni in the spotlight

In the spotlight

Tilburg University regularly puts an alumnus in the spotlight. These alumni have reached interesting positions in their careers or have made special contributions to society or to the university.  Read more



As a mentor you help a student prepare for the labor market. You share your own experiences as a Tilburg University student as well as your professional experience. This way you contribute to the success of the students, not only at Tilburg University, but also in their future careers. Read more


  • 29 Apr 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé - 1969: Tussen Droom en Daad*
    Exactly fifty years ago, students barricaded the campus buildings of the then Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg, what is now Tilburg University. The student protests of 1969 will be commemorated in various ways. What were the ideals, the frustrations, what triggered the protests? And more importantly: what did they all ultimately lead to? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 02 May 201915:00

    Iedereen bestuurder!*
    In 1969, the then 'Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg' was occupied, mainly because students wanted to have more administrative influence. What about democracy fifty years later? Do we feel sufficiently represented? Could the university once again be a breeding ground academically, and possibly also in a practical sense, for innovation? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 07 May 201920:00

    Science Café - Wij tegen het water*
    The battle against the water is considered to be a typically Dutch phenomenon. Today, this struggle is more topical than ever. The question is not whether the Netherlands might be flooded, but when. In this lecture, Lotte Jensen will discuss the relationship between our national pride and identity and the battle against the water. (language: Dutch) Read more