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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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).
Communication and Cognition1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Gain insights about Cognition, Language and Communication and become an expert in how people process information online and offline, master conversation characteristics and learn to understand the psychological aspects of communication.
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.
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.
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.
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 of the Master International Business Taxation.
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.
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.
Philosophy of Contemporary Challenges1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Apply theories from renowned classical and contemporary philosophers to present-day societal issues, such as climate change, migration, populism, racism and economic inequality. Learn how to critically review familiar ideas with regard to such issues and how to reform or revise these ideas in order to face the challenge at hand.
Politics, Policy and Societal Development1 year English Starts end of August
Become an expert in sustainable development in an international context by addressing global societal challenges. You acquire a macro- and meso-level perspective on sustainable development with a focus on social and economic drivers and motives. You translate important societal questions into sociological research to evaluate policies and to serve as input for new policies.
Research Master in Linguistics and Communication Sciences2 years English Starts end of August and end of January
Become fully equipped with the skills to initiate and conduct your own high-quality research in the domains of linguistics and communication sciences: an excellent preparation for a PhD or a career at a research agency. Specialize within one of the following domains: cognition and communication, linguistic anthropology, business communication and persuasion, digital media and communication, and online culture.
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