Language Center

Tilburg University is an internationally oriented research and education institute. The Language Center assists students, university staff, and non-university students in improving their language proficiency.

Fees and Registration

Registration

Every semester, English or Dutch for Expats courses are offered especially for Tilburg University employees. If you are an external professional, you can also participate in these language courses. It is also possible to join the language courses for students.

The intensive courses Dutch as a Second Language start three times a year. An advanced Dutch course is offered in both the fall and the spring.

Registration for a course takes place by using a digital registration form. The registration form can be found in the course descriptions. Registration is possible as of the moment the schedule of the courses concerned is available. For each specific course, information regarding the registration date can be found below. For more information, you can contact the Student Desk (013-466 8000). Registering by email or by phone is not possible.

It is important to keep in mind that our courses apply academic approaches and methods. This means that, in order to register for our courses, you must be highly educated or be admissible to higher education based on your previous education. For more information, you can contact the Student Desk.

All the requirements for registration for a language course can be found here.

Fees

The course fees depend on the duration and intensity of the course. As soon as you open the registration form of the course concerned, you will find the course fees. For an overview of all the course fees, click here (Overview fees language courses for visitors 2017 - 2018).

Are you a Tilburg University alumnus? In that case, you can participate in the Language Center courses by paying reduced fees.


Overview fees language courses for visitors 2017 - 2018

Overview fees language courses for alumni 2017 - 2018


Registration dates

Dutch as a Second Language intensive and modules ONA and Preparation State Examination NT2-II

Registration dates
Period 1: 28 Aug. 2017 - 27 Nov. 2017 Period 2: 6 Dec. 2017 - 19 March 2018 Period 3: 4 April 2018 - 9 July 2018
Start registration first week of July 2017 first week of July 2017 first week of July 2017
Registration possible until 16 August 2017 Noon 28 November 2017 Noon 22 March 2018 Noon
Deregistration possible until 16 August 2017 Noon 28 November 2017 Noon 22 March 2018 Noon

Dutch as a Second Language Advanced


Registration dates
Writing and Grammar: 14 September 2017 Speaking and pronunciation: 1 February 2018
Start registration first week of July 2017 first week of July 2017
Registration possible until 4 September 2017 Noon 22 January 2018 Noon
Deregistration possible until 4 September 2017 Noon 22 January 2018 Noon

Voucher courses

Registration data
Fall semester: 28 Aug 2017 Spring semester: 29 Jan 2018
Start registration first week of July 2017 first week of July 2017
Registration possible until 16 August 2017 Noon 15 January 2018 Noon
Deregistration possible until 16 August 2017 Noon 15 January 2018 Noon

Courses for Tilburg University Employees and professional

The starting date for each course can be found in the course descriptions. Registration is possible as soon as the schedule is known.