Master's programs Tilburg University
Looking for a first-class Master's program? Tilburg University offers more than 50 graduate programs fully in English, preparing you for a career that matters.
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Public Governance: Public Administration, Economics and Law (MSc)1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Combine the disciplines of public administration, law and economics in our Master's program in Public Governance to act on multi-level and multi-actor governance issues that require creative solutions. Become an elite strategical force, in the Netherlands or abroad.
Philosophy of Mind and Psychology1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Take a philosophical approach to understand the human psyche. By delving into philosophical texts and reflecting on theories and findings from other relevant disciplines - such as psychology, cognitive science, and artificial intelligence - you will gain more insights into mental phenomena, such as: beliefs, experiences, intuitions, intelligence and consciousness, revelations and traumas.
Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August
The Master’s program in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology concentrates on problems in the development of children and adolescents, such as behavioral problems, anxiety disorders and depression, autism, problems at school, or problems concerning identity and sexuality.
Tax Economics (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August and end of January
Become an expert in tax regulations, income and corporate tax, and European and international tax law. Connected to the biggest tax institute of Europe, and rated as best program in Tax Economics in the Netherlands, the MSc Tax Economics of Tilburg University is the logical next step after a Bachelor's degree in Tax Economics.
Health Humanities1 year English Starts end of August
Reflect on current issues relating to wellbeing and health, and to healthcare and medicine from a humanities perspective. Analyze the influence of cultural norms, diversity, technology and the online world. Develop a new perspective to contribute to innovations, policy discussions and the public debate.
Digital Culture Studies1 year English Starts end of August
Digital technologies are an intrinsic feature of everyday life in today’s society. New modes of social interaction have emerged, involving intense activity on social media, the use of apps and information technology. Data gathering and algorithmic patterning influence our access to information, how we present ourselves, and how we see others. Learn to analyze the impact of these phenomena on individuals, communities, and society as a whole.
Art and Media Studies1 year English Starts end of August
Study how artistic and cultural expressions develop under the influence of digitalization, mediatization, and privatization of public space. Combine theories from different disciplines, such as media, cultural and literary studies, sociology, and philosophy. Analyze how innovations come about, what their implications are for society, and learn how to communicate about them professionally.
Economics: Data Science1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Become an economist with hands-on experience in processing and interpreting unstructured (big) data sets. With a strong foundation in statistical modeling and training in programming languages, you will have the right skills to understand the economic value of data and to become an ''analytics translator". This is a track of MSc Economics.
Communication and Cognition1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Combine the study of cognition, language and communication to learn which factors determine whether communication will be successful. Integrate knowledge of form, process, and psychological aspects to contribute to the optimization of communication in a wide variety of contexts; both online and offline.
Finance: CFA1 year English Starts end of August
Learn the concepts and principles that investment professionals around the world have deemed integral to global practice. Our program is closely tied to professional practice through The Chartered Financial Analyst program partnership, and courses are an excellent preparation for the CFA exams. This is a track of MSc Finance.
European Law and Global Risk (LLM)1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Become an expert in EU Law without running the risk to gain only sectorial knowledge in one field. You will learn how to approach EU Law as a 'toolbox' which includes different decision-making mechanisms, different (non-)binding rules, and different (supra)national actors. This is a track of the Master's program in International and European Law (LLM).
Philosophy of Humanity and Culture1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Delve into the history of modern and contemporary continental philosophy. Analyze texts and theories of some of the greatest thinkers of our time to gain a deeper understanding of humanity and society. Use this to shed new light on fundamental questions about art, culture, identity, and being human.
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