BSc Global Management of Social Issues
The Bachelor's program in Global Management of Social Issues integrates knowledge from three academic fields in the social sciences: human resource studies, organization studies, and sociology, from a cross-cultural and international comparative perspective. You will learn to approach complex societal challenges in an international context from an organizational and management perspective (‘Organizing for Wicked Problems'). You will for example learn how to run projects and to compose teams of experts that work on complex social issues also called ‘wicked problems’.
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Maria SilvestriBachelor's student
"I chose GMSI with the idea of learning how to tackle world problems. During the program I learned to think about issues from different perspectives: organizational, economical, and sociological. And last but not least, I found a second family in my fellow students."
Amber DekkerBachelor's student
"I wanted to find a study course that would educate me in several different fields. My interests range from sociology to economics and psychology, and I really enjoy taking classes that relate to all those areas."
"During my internship at Care Nederland I did research on social media use for women's rights in Afghanistan. My research gave me even more insight into the challenges that women in Afghanistan have to face every day."
Unfortunately, we had to cancel all on-campus events until September 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. If you want to start your study program at Tilburg University in September 2020, you can replay the sessions of our Online Bachelor's Information days. 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 Global Management of Social Issues a match? If you...
are interested in Global Issues and want to have an impact on society
want to pursue an international career
are looking for a challenge, and have an analytical and critical attitude
Then this is the program for you!