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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Business Analytics and Operations Research1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Learn to merge business, mathematics and statistics with advanced data science and optimization methods. After graduation, you will be ready to take on a wide range of applications, including inventory management, recommendation systems, vehicle routing, and scheduling.
New Media Design1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Immerse yourself in interactive technology, design processes, creativity and how people use new media. This will make you an expert in the field of content and interaction design, who knows how to test designs and take them to the next level using scientific insights. This is a track of MSc Communication and Information Sciences.
International Law and Global Governance (LLM)1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
International Law is extending forcefully into our everyday politics, economics, and societies - having an impact on international organizations, regimes, tribunals, courts, corporations, NGOs and, even, terrorist threats. The curriculum of this LLM provides expertise across the three core areas of international law: 1) International Law and International Relations; 2) Human Rights and Human Security; and 3) Global Sustainability and Environmental Law. You can tailor your specialization(s) to match your career aims. This is a track of the Master's program International and European Law (LLM).
Marketing Analytics1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Become a highly trained marketing analyst: gather and analyze big data using the latest techniques and methods available, to provide management with critical marketing insights and opportunities about online and otherwise.
Communication and Information Sciences1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Learn how people acquire and transfer information, and how means of communication can be used innovatively and effectively. You can choose freely from among an extensive list of courses from the tracks of Business Communication and Digital Media, Communication and Cognition, and New Media Design.
Accountancy1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Accounting is the language of business — providing vital information for decision-making, planning, and control. Gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and standards, management control, and other related subjects, including information systems, integrated reporting, and data analytics for accountants. Elective courses allow you to specialize in an area of interest: e.g. auditing, controlling, management.
Organization Studies1 year English Starts end of August
As an organizational analyst you will learn how to develop and change organizations based on evidence-based interventions. In your prospective role as manager, consultant, project manager or other roles it will enable you to understand and deal with a wide variety of issues faced by contemporary organizations and to help companies and governments respond adequately.
International Business Law (LLM)1 year English Starts end of August
An outstanding preparation for a legal career in the international business arena, combining quality business law theory with a distinctly practical real-world approach. The International Business Law program learns you think and act from an entrepreneurial point of view, to be creative and innovative, considering the legal aspects. Become a professional business lawyer or an in-house counsel who helps companies to design and build organizations that are prepared for the future.
Rechtsgeleerdheid (LLM) (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August and end of January
A strong foundation for the rest of your legal career. Gain knowledge about the three main areas of law: Private Law, Criminal Law, and Constitutional and Administrative Law - and specialize in your personal field of interest with a wide range of electives and your thesis. Because of this set-up, you are not only prepared for your first job, but also flexible and versatile. The program provides the civil effect: the formal access requirement to become a lawyer and work at the judiciary and the public prosecution service.
Positive Psychology and Well-being1 year English Starts end of August
The Master's track in Positive Psychology and Well-being trains you to become a scientist-practitioner in the broad field of psychology. As a positive psychologist you focus on people’s strengths and talents, the positive aspects of human functioning. You can apply this within the broad domain of mental health services, schools and companies. This a track of the Master’s program Psychology and Mental Health.
Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence2 years English Starts end of August
This 2-year Master's program combines knowledge of cognitive science and artificial intelligence with techniques such as advanced deep learning, deep reinforcement learning and Bayesian modeling. You will investigate various aspects of intelligence, such as reasoning, learning, perception, communication and collaboration from both a human perspective and a machine perspective.
Public Governance: Public Administration, Economics and Law (MSc)1 year English Starts end of August
The leaders of today and tomorrow face immense challenges, including climate change and energy transition, refugee crisis, transnational organized crime and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic. These are multi-level and multi-actor governance issues that require creative solutions. A comparative and cross-national and multidisciplinary approach is essential. Combine the disciplines of public administration, law and economics in our Master's program in Public Governance to become an elite strategical force, in the Netherlands or abroad.
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