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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Work and Organizational Psychology1 year English Starts end of August
Learn how to apply science-based solutions to human problems in work and organizational settings. In this master's you will use business psychology to optimize employee performance, improve work processes and relationships, manage diversity, enhance fairness and equity in teams, and increase subjective well-being in organizations.
Research Master in Social and Behavioral Sciences2 years English Starts end of August
Become a research expert on individual behavior in different social contexts, like peers, organizations, and societies). You will study the central theme 'individual in social context' through four different disciplinary lenses, with one chosen as your track specialization: Social Psychology, Organization Studies, Sociology, and Methods and Statistics. This program is an excellent preparation for a PhD program.
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.
Health, Wellbeing and Society1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Become a specialist in the fields of healthcare policy, societal resillience, and health and wellbeing. You analyze how health and wellbeing are influenced by societal and contextual structures, how health and wellbeing is distributed across Western societies, and how policy can improve health and wellbeing at micro-meso and macro-levels of society.
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.
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.
Sociology: Politics, Policy and Society in Comparative Perspective1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Translate important societal questions from both micro and macro perspectives into sociological problems related to politics, social cohesion and inequalities. Study issues such as populism, social movements, and the welfare state, evaluate social policies and use research as input for new policies. Sociology: Politics, Policy and Society in Comparative Perspective is a track of the MSc Sociology.
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.
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.
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.
Labour Law and Employment Relations (LLM)1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Learn to combine extensive knowledge of labour law with related areas such as human resource management, the labour market, and social policy, all from international and European perspectives. This combined skills-set is what modern professionals in employment relations need.
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).
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