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Tuition fees, scholarships and cost of living Master's programs

Here you will find the tuition fees for our Master's programs, the available scholarships for prospective international students, and an estimation of the cost of living in Tilburg.

Tuition fees academic year 2018-2019

Below you find an indication of the tuition fees for the academic year 2018-2019 (from September to August).

EU/EEA citizens - Statutory fee
Non-EU/EEA citizens - Institutional fee

Please note

  • The fees for 2019/2020 will be published late 2018. In general the fees increase with a few % every year.
  • No rights can be derived from the rates mentioned. They are subject to change.

Scholarships for prospective international students

Committed to financially supporting talented and motivated students, Tilburg University offers scholarships for both prospective and current students.

Please note that the number of scholarships is limited and mainly targeted at students with excellent study results. 

Overview scholarships

EEA students
Non-EEA students: general scholarships
Brazil
Chile
China
Colombia
India
Indonesia
Korea
Liberia
Mexico
Russia
Thailand
Turkey
Vietnam

Other scholarships

  • More information on grants can be found at Grantfinder.
  • Global Study Awards for both EEA and non-EEA students who have taken an IELTS test.
  • UAF Scholarship
    Scholarship available for refugees and asylum seekers who would like to pursue their studies.
  • Tilburg University Hockey Scholarship
    Tilburg University has 6 scholarships available for international students-athletes who are admitted to a Bachelor or Master's program at Tilburg University, and play Field Hockey for a Hoofdklasse (highest league) team in the Netherlands.

Estimated cost of living in Tilburg per year

Below is a general overview of your cost of living in Tilburg per year. The estimated costs can vary per person and also depend on your lifestyle. Please note that these figures are subject to change and that the tuition fees are not included in this overview.

General overview

  • Accommodation: € 4,500 - € 5,700
  • Food: € 3,000
  • Books and readers: € 800
  • Health, liability and travel insurance fees: € 450 
    Insurance premiums vary depending on your personal situation. Please check with the insurance companies for a specific quote, AON or IPS.
  • Immigration fee for visa and/or Residence Permit (if applicable): € 311
    Depending on your nationality you might require an entry visa and/or Residence Permit.

Total: € 8,750 - € 10,250

Optional

  • A bicycle and lock: € 125
  • Sports card: € 120

Total: € 245

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