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BSc Economics

3 years English Starts end of August

In the Bachelor's program in Economics you will study how people, companies and governments make certain decisions (microeconomics) and how these decisions affect the economy as a whole (macroeconomics). You will learn how to use economic models to analyze and interpret changes in the local and global economic landscape.

On-campus education as of August 2021 | pleased to meet you
worldwide in Business and Economics

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non-Dutch students

in your classroom, 29 different nationalities

in its field in the Netherlands

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  • Bachelor student Economics Camilla Christensen


    Bachelor's student

    "The international aspects of our courses and the many international students give me an insight into how the world works. My favorite fields are development economics (why are countries poor and what can we do about this?) and behavioral economics (how can we explain and influence decision-making?)."

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  • Ashita


    Bachelor's student

    "As a research university, Tilburg offers me the ability to engage with academia. The courses clearly connect with current research. Thanks to this wonderful learning environment, I feel that I will graduate with up-to-date knowledge in the field of economics."

  • Victor Digues Lacerda

    Victor Digues Lacerda

    Bachelor's student

    "The way we tackle and understand economic issues is constantly changing. The university sits at the top of this revolution, enabling me with the tools necessary to drive this change and a better way of understanding society in the 21st century."

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Are you and Economics a match? If you...

  • like using economic models to better understand the world around you

  • are interested in what motivates many of the decisions that people, companies and governments make

  • are not afraid of some math

Then this is the program for you!