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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Research Master in Psychology: Individual Differences and Assessment2 years English Starts end of August
Become a research expert in the area of individual differences and assessment, such as personality, character, and temperament, as well as individual differences in within-person changes across time. Study how such differences affect people's lives in the domains of work and health. The Research Master is an excellent preparation for a PhD or a career in applied research, for example in the domains of human resources, health policy, clinical research, or management.
Ethics of Business and Organization (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August and end of January
Study how the modern world has become a society of organizations, and the implications this has for society and the organizations in it. Analyze the political, moral and existential questions that arise from it, help organizations defining their place within society, and give advice on the allocation of roles and responsibilities.
European Law and Global Risk (LLM)1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
The biggest societal challenges are global, affecting half a billion EU citizens. This Master focuses on EU law's engagement with global challenges, such as: climate change, trade- and market disruptions, migration, and the decline of rule of law. EU law not only dominates these legal spheres within the EU, but also claims center-stage on a global level. This is a track of the Master's program in International and European Law (LLM).
Management of Cultural Diversity1 year English Starts end of August
Become an expert in managing a culturally diverse workforce within companies and organizations. Work on policies solving important societal challenges, such as equal opportunities in the labor market, the educational or the healthcare system and the participation of refugees in society. Learn how to develop cooperation strategies for the customers of organizations, and for citizens with diverse life styles, identities, orientations, and world views.
This is a track of MA Culture Studies.
Economics: Sustainable Development1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Analyze the sources of economic growth in a country or region, the obstacles to growth and development they face, and their potential negative environmental consequences. Upon graduation you have become trained to evaluate and write policies and strategies towards economic development and sustainable resource use. This is a track of MSc Economics.
Economics: Financial Economics1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Combine practical financial management with economic analysis of the markets you invest in. You will address for example urgent problems in the Euro zone, international financial supervision, micro-finance, bank-runs and systemic risk, and taxation of financial institutions. This is a track of MSc Economics.
Health, Wellbeing and Society1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Become a specialist in the fields of healthcare policy, societal resilience, and health and wellbeing. In this track of the MSc Sociology you are taught to analyze how health and wellbeing are distributed across Western societies, and how health and wellbeing can be improved at the micro- meso- and macro-level of society.
Philosophy of Contemporary Challenges1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Study philosophical and ethical issues that arise with respect to populism, migration, terrorism, inequality, sustainability, and the role that science and technology play in our society. In doing so, you develop crucial skills that enable you to think critically, conceptualize things clearly, and argue convincingly, each of which is a valuable asset in today’s job market.
Politics, Policy and Societal Development1 year English Starts end of August
Address global societal challenges such as poverty, migration, climate change, or humanitarian interventions from a societal, policy and political perspective. In this track of the MSc Sociology you will get a macro-level perspective on sustainable development and you will understand the triggers of it, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.
Theology (in Dutch)3 years Dutch Starts end of August
Following the professional master’s program in Theology you will be trained as a spiritual caretaker in a parish or in a care institution, in the prison system or in the army. Immerse yourself in various theological and related academic disciplines such as philosophy and social sciences. You will take professional courses, do an internship and complete your studies with a master's thesis.
International Business Tax Economics1 year English Starts end of August
Combine international business with taxation challenges. Advise national governments on how to attract large multinationals, or help businesses to decide which countries provide the best taxation rules to achieve their strategic goals. This is a track from the Master International Business Taxation.
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.
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