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 Linguistics and Communication Sciences2 years English Starts end of August and end of January
Become fully skilled 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.
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 inequality.
Economics: Public Policy1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Study important public policy issues ranging from reduced income inequality and job security, to an affordable health care and pension system. Upon graduation you are an economic expert on how governments can achieve such critical goals, design effective solutions, and finance these activities. This is a track of MSc Economics.
Economics: Behavioral Economics1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Address economic problems and issues related to human behavior and behavior change. Become an economist trained to consider both the economics and the psychology of behavior and how it can be affected by policy and strategy. This is a track of the MSc Economics.
Economics: Sustainable Development1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Analyze the causes of environmental disasters and search for and empirically test interventions to turn the tide. Upon graduation, you will have skills to evaluate and write policies and strategies for sustainable economic development and sustainable resource use. Sustainable Development is a track of the MSc Economics.
Economics: Competition and Regulation1 year English Starts end of August and end of January
Use economic methods and models to identify regulations that ensure fair competition while mitigating negative economic effects. In the Competition and Regulation track you'll combine insights from economics, industrial organization and competition law to business strategies and regulatory policies. This is a track of MSc Economics.
Health Humanities1 year English Starts end of August
Combine insights from cultural studies, philosophy, history, and anthropology to approach contemporary issues related to mental and physical health. Study how perceptions of illness and health are historically and culturally situated. Reflect on current and technological developments within the healthcare domain.
Organizing for Global Social Challenges1 year English Starts end of August
Become an expert in sustainable development in an international context, by addressing global societal challenges such as poverty, inequality, migration, climate change, environmental degradation, or humanitarian interventions after a natural disaster.
Lerarenopleiding Bedrijfseconomie - Educatieve post-master (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August
Haal je eerstegraads lesbevoegdheid als docent Bedrijfseconomie en breng jouw deskundigheid over het oplossen van bedrijfseconomische vraagstukken op inspirerende wijze over op leerlingen in de bovenbouw van de havo en het vwo. Door een optimale combinatie van universitaire vakdidactiek en stage in het voortgezet onderwijs heb je met deze post-master een ideale uitgangspositie op de arbeidsmarkt.
Finance: Sustainable Finance1 year English Starts end of August
Become a financial expert with a heart for the environment and society. Facing global challenges, financial institutions and other organizations are increasingly taking environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations into account when making investment decisions. In the Sustainable Finance track of MSc Finance, you will learn how sustainability issues change the concept of finance.
Post-Master's programs in Accountancy2.5 years Dutch or English Starts end of August and end of January
If you want to become a Registered Accountant (RA) in the Netherlands, Tilburg University has four parttime Post-Master Accountancy programs for you to choose among. Depending on your personal and your employer’s preferences, you may want to choose a program in Dutch or in English, or a program that offers classes in uninterrupted blocks or on Fridays. Tilburg University offers it all.
Jeugdliteratuur (in Dutch)1 year Dutch Starts end of August
Analyze and interpret developments within youth literature and youth literary texts, and provide advice on the role of youth literature in the education, development, and guidance of children and young adults. Study the target audience of children, young adults, and their books in relation to the world around them using theories and methods from various fields of study.
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