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Economics

Understand, analyze, and forecast global economic changes and their implications for the performance of organizations.

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 study and forecast changes in the local and global economic landscape.

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52%
non-Dutch students

in your classroom

29
different nationalities

are enrolled in the Economics program

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  • 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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  • Bachelor student Economics Camilla Christensen

    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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  • Juanita Marin

    Juanita Marin Aristizabal

    Bachelor's student

    "Studying at Tilburg University has been an excellent experience in terms of quality of education, international exposure and motivation to develop myself further. I am grateful of the opportunities that the program of Economics offers and to have the chance to utilize them to enhance my knowledge."

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Unfortunately, we had to cancel all on-campus events until June 1. We do understand that this is inconvenient for you. To help you as much as possible with your study choice, we offer online alternatives. The Online Bachelor's Information days are especially useful if you want to start your study program at Tilburg University in September 2020. If you want to start at a later moment, we advise you to get the full experience during our on-campus information events next year.

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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!