Exchange programs

Tilburg University welcomes hundreds of international exchange students each year. These students come to Tilburg within the framework of ERASMUS agreements and bilateral agreements with universities all over the world.

Information and contact Exchange

Study Abroad & Exchange

International Office

Room A 403

Tel: +31 (0) 13 466 4477



Appointments are only available to students who are interested in a study abroad experience. Please send an email to our email address if you would like to have an appointment.

Visiting hours

Our visiting hours are open for students who have been selected for exchange, students who have returned from exchange, and current incoming exchange students. Our visiting hours are from Monday-Friday from 10:00–12:00 and 14:00–16:00 and take place in Room A 403.

In the following schedule you can see who will be present during visiting hours. If you have questions about a specific country or university, please make sure to visit the relevant coordinator. Please note that this default schedule is subject to change, e.g. due to holidays or illness:

Monday Els Maud
Tuesday Lars Heleen
Wednesday Olesya Els
Thursday Eefje Maud
Friday Olesya Lars

Non-European Destinations

Ms. Olesya Bath

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Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator
Region: North & Latin America, Africa & Middle East

Ms. Maud Willems

Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator
Region: Oceania & Asia

European Destinations

Ms. Els Blaauw

Els 1

Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator
Region: East & Southern Europe

Mr. Lars Mennen


Study Abroad & Exchange Coordinator
Region: Scandinavia, West & Central Europe

Study Abroad Assistants

Ms. Heleen Zuidema

Heleen Zuidema

Study Abroad Assistant

Ms. Eefje van Iersel


Study Abroad Assistant

Mr. Bram van de Sande

Bram 2 Study Abroad Assistant
Region We are the main contact person for Partner Universities in these countries: Who
North & Latin America, Africa & Middle East USA, Canada, South Africa, Morocco, Israel, Argentina, Brazil, Chili, Colombia, Mexico, Peru Olesya
Asia & Oceania China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand Maud
East & Southern Europe Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey Els
Scandinavia, Western & Central Europe Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, UK Lars