Mijlpaal van 20.000 studenten aan Tilburg University

Community of 20,000: new artwork on campus

Published: 10th January 2022 Last updated: 11th January 2022

There is a brand new artwork on display on our campus! It is made in honor of the 20,000th student at Tilburg University. For the project, 100 students were photographed, they symbolize our campus community.

The artwork was unveiled Monday, January 10, 2022 during the New Year's reception. A preview can also be seen through the online channels of Tilburg University.

Community of 20,000

About the artwork

In 2027, Tilburg University will celebrate its 100th anniversary. The institution, that started off as a small-scale school of commerce for the southern region, developed into a university with more than 20,000 students from all over the world. In the year in which the first of a series of activities takes place relating to the upcoming centenary, a hundred students have been portrayed on four photo panels. These students, from more than 150 different countries, are members of an international academic community characterized by connectivity and broad outlook.