Language Center

"The limits of my language mean the limits of my world"

- Ludwig Wittgenstein - 

Learning a Language at the 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.

Are you highly educated and do you want to improve your Dutch or learn Dutch as a 2nd language (NT2)? Then you can choose from a wide range of courses. If you want to learn a foreign language, you are also at the right address at the Language Center.

Important dates

  • Language Café: Thursday December 5th 2019, 16:30 in Academia
  • Registration intensive NT2: Advanced toward C1 - Clear Pronunciation en Speaking Fluently for Work and Study Purposes is open. Register now and start in Spring.

Learn a foreign Language for free with your language vouchers

Tilburg University offers its students the opportunity to follow free language courses. Are you enrolled at Tilburg University and paying tuition fees here? If so, you will have received twelve digital language vouchers at the start of your studies. Exchange students and Pre-Master's students also receive these twelve language vouchers.

Use your language vouchers

Course overviews

Dutch  English  Foreign Languages

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What else can I do at the Language Center?

Customised training  Language Tests and Diplomas

Why choose a Language Course at the Language Center?

Educational Vision   Teaching Approach  

  • Our academically trained teachers

  • Our focus on a highly educated target group

  • Our modern facilities

  • Tilburg University Language Center is a member of the Association of Dutch-speaking University Language Centres (NUT), which brings together language centres from the Netherlands and Flanders.

  • Officially issued with the quality mark 'Blik op Werk' for civic integration courses (NT2)

Come and practice your languages in our Language Café!

Would you like to have a conversation in another language? Are you following a language course at the Language Center? Are you interested in other languages and cultures? Are you going to study abroad soon? Or do you just want to talk to a foreign student about his or her language and country? Then this is your chance.