Tilburg University is right at the heart of society. We share our knowledge and work together on research, innovation, and solutions to challenges that society is faced with. We can work together in all kinds of different ways: with individual researchers, within institutes, within research programs, in courses and in partnerships, and of course with our students.
More than 10% of the university’s revenues come from collaboration with others
Our scientists and scholars share their knowledge in newspapers, in magazines, on radio- and TV shows, and on the Internet
organized monthly to offer collaboration a platform
Collaboration with scientists and scholars
Collaboration with scientists and scholars can take place via contract research.
Collaboration with students
Each year, some 4000 students graduate from our university and start looking for a job. In preparing for their careers, they are often look for traineeships, or places where they can finish their studies. Out Career Portal offers a platform for companies, organizations, and students to come into contact with each other.
Institutes and Partnerships
Tilburg University has a number of platforms for collaboration and more than 40 research institutes. Besides this, we are very active on other platforms, both in our region and beyond.
- MindLabs a collaboration "Where Minds, Media & Technology meet”.
- JADS data science community in ‘s-Hertogenbosch
- ENGAGE.EU: European University engaged in societal change
- Tilburg University Society connects the worlds of public administration, politics, business, and science.
- Impact program working together on the challenges facing individuals and society in the 21st century
“Passport4Work is an innovation that benefits jobseekers as well as employers.”
- Eindhoven alderman Yasin Torunoglu on collaboration with ten chain partners in the job market innovation project
Collaboration in education
Increasingly, our educational programs too are set up in collaboration with others. In teacher training, for instance, we work closely together with Ons Middelbaar Onderwijs (OMO) (an association of secondary schools located mainly in the province of North Brabant), the data science program is a collaboration between us and the Eindhoven University of Technology, and more and more Extended Master’s programs are set up in collaboration with the business world.
Why work together with Tilburg University?
- Benefit from scientific research and scientific research methods
- Connect science with daily practice
- Together with us, work on Science that Matters!
Work on our spearheads together with us
Empowering the Resilient Society
Resilience: Our society faces issues whose consequences are difficult to oversee.
Enhancing Health and Wellbeing
Health & Wellbeing: To actually improve health and well-being, we must make decisions that are also beneficial in the long term.
Creating Value from Data
How to guarantee reliability and responsible use of data?
Visit our conferences and symposiums
16:00 - 17:30
Opening Academic Year 2021-2022
On Monday 30 August, the Opening of the Academic Year takes place. During this academic ceremony we will look ahead to a new academic year in which we celebrate our 95th birthday, but we will also pay special attention to another anniversary: it will be 50 years since the sub-faculty of psychology was founded. The keynote will therefore focus on 50 years of psychology.
12:30 - 17:30
Symposium before valedictory address Prof. Jaap Paauwe
Travelling the loop: Progressing well-being and performance at work
To be announced
Structural Equation Modeling: New Developments and Applications
The goal of this meeting is to bring together methodological and substantive researchers who work on or are interested in working on structural equation modeling (SEM).
Need help finding the right portal?
Are you interested in collaboration with the university but still looking for the right portal? We understand that the university will come across as a complex organization, and we are more than happy to help you along. If you answer a number of questions for us, we will very quickly be able to determine the best way to do that.