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Contact Information Study Abroad & Exchange

Study Abroad & Exchange Office

International Office
Intermezzo building
Room I 612
Tel: +31 (0)13 - 466 4477
E-mail: studyabroad@tilburguniversity.edu


  • In accordance with measures taken by Tilburg University to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Study Abroad & Exchange Team is currently not offering physical Front Office hours or appointments. 
  • The Study Abroad & Exchange Office will be closed on the following days due to public holidays and other events. Our office hours will therefore be cancelled on these days:
    • Tuesday May 17, 10:00-12:00 - staff training event. Afternoon office hours from 14:00-16:00 will run as usual
    • Thursday May 26 and Friday May 27 - university closure for Ascension Day (Hemelvaart)
    • Monday May 30, 14:00-16:00 - staff event. Morning office hours from 10:00-12:00 will run as usual
    • Monday June 6 - university closure for Pentecost (Pinksteren)

Visiting hours

Please contact us via studyabroad@tilburguniversity.edu or +31 (0)13 - 466 4477 with your questions. Our phone office hours are Mon-Fri 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 16:00 hrs (except April 2022, where our morning office hours will be cancelled).  We will be able to advise you through these channels as well as sign most documents if you provide them via e-mail.

Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinators

  • Evi Salimans

    Ms. Evi Salimans

    Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator

    Region: South East Asia, Africa & Oceania

  • Els Blaauw

    Ms. Els Blaauw

    Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator

    Region: Latin Europe & Latin America 

  • Rachael Vickerman

    Ms. Rachael Vickerman

    Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator

    Region: Asia (incl. Russia, excl. South East Asia) & Middle East

  • Mara Cornelis

    Ms. Mara Cornelis

    Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator

    Region: Europe (excl. Latin Europe) 

  • Bibi Mulders

    Ms. Bibi Mulders

    Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator

    Region: North America, the U.K. & Ireland

    Special programs QTEM & ISEP

Information on the Regions

Region We are the main contact person for partner universities in these countries: Who

Europe (excl. Latin Europe) 

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine


Latin Europe & Latin America  Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, Italy, Malta, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, Spain, Uruguay Els
North America, UK & Ireland Canada, Ireland, UK, USA, special programs QTEM and ISEP Bibi

Asia (incl. Russia, excl. South East Asia) & Middle East

China, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Russia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates


South East Asia, Africa & Oceania

Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Thailand


Study Abroad & Exchange Officers

  • Heleen Zuidema

    Ms. Heleen Zuidema

    Study Abroad & Exchange Officer
  • Teun van Veghel

    Mr. Teun van Veghel

    Study Abroad & Exchange Officer
  • Naomi van der Heijden

    Ms. Naomi van der Heijden

    Study Abroad & Exchange Officer