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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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.
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).
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.
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.
Fiscaal Recht (LLM) (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August and end of January
Become a tax advisor with a combined knowledge of law, economics, legislation, and politics. A tax lawyer who knows the impact of an amendment or change in the law to professional practice, who establishes cross-connections with other jurisdictions, has knowledge of economic developments, and oversees tax legislation. As such you are always one step ahead and can help companies to anticipate on tomorrow's tax developments.
Digital Culture Studies1 year English Starts end of August
Digital technologies have become 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. Digital materials can easily be modified and manipulated and that influences our access to knowledge, how we present ourselves, and how we see others. You will learn how to analyze the impact of these phenomena on individuals, communities and society as a whole.
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.
Health Humanities1 year English Starts end of August
Study how developments and opinions regarding health, medicine and healthcare are reflected in cultural practices in society from an interdisciplinary humanities perspective. This program will enable you to critically analyze current healthcare and contribute to its improvement. This is a track of MA Culture Studies.
Organizing for Global Social Challenges1 year English Starts end of August
Address global societal challenges such as poverty, migration, climate change, or humanitarian interventions from the viewpoint of organizations and private businesses. In this track of the MSc Organization Studies you will get a meso-level perspective on sustainable development, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.
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.
Ondernemingsrecht (LLM) (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August and end of January
Prepare for a career as a corporate lawyer or company lawyer, operating on the cutting edge of law, economics, and organizational sciences. You provide organizations with substantiated legal advice in the development of their company policy and strategy, for example in the areas of financing, risk management, and reorganizations.
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