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International master 's programs at Tilburg University


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This is a presentation about the English-taught Master's programs at Tilburg University.

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  • 1. Start your future by studyingan international program atTilburg University
  • 2. Topics Study in the Netherlands About Tilburg University Our Programs Further information and Contact
  • 3. The Netherlands
  • 4. About the Netherlands Progressive and modern Advanced industries and trade Extensive and convenient public transportation English widely spoken Safe and hospitable environment A multicultural society Knowledge, ideas and cultures from all over the world come together A gateway to Europe
  • 5. Why should you study in the Netherlands? Leader in many disciplines:  Economics, management and business studies  Social sciences and humanities  Communications and Artificial Intelligence  Agricultural sciences, Arts & architecture  Higher education:  14 research universities  41 universities of applied sciences  1,462 English-taught programs  42,000 international students (50% EU)
  • 6. Tilburg University
  • 7. Tilburg University  Founded in 1927  6 schools on one compact campus  12,678 students  1,746 staff members  181 full professors  More than 45,000 alumni  International students from 85 countries  1,750 Bachelor Degrees per year  1,500 Master Degrees per year  85 PhD Degrees per year  1,851 scientific publications each year  Our programs are accredited by the NVAO
  • 8. Why Tilburg University? Strong focus on global issues Excellent facilities Curriculum taught entirely in English International exchange with top universities all over the world Multicultural classrooms Active student life Internationally benchmarked programs Competitive mix of ranking* and tuition fee
  • 9. Our Schools  Tilburg School of Economics and Management  Tilburg Law School  Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences  Tilburg School of Humanities  Tilburg School of Theology  TiasNimbas Business School
  • 10. The InternationalPrograms
  • 11. Dutch Academic Degree PathsYear Program Title1st year2nd year Bachelor BSc/BA3rd year4th year Master MSc/MA (Research MA with an MPhilTwo-year programme Master) supplementFour-year programme PhD/Dr. PhD
  • 12. Bachelor’s Programs  BSc Business Administration  BSc Economics  BSc Econometrics and Operations Research  BA Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • 13. Master’s Programs Economics and Management  MSc Accounting  MSc Econometrics and Mathematical Economics  MSc Economics  MSc Economics and Finance of Aging  MSc Finance  MSc Information Management  MSc International Management  MSc Marketing Management  MSc Marketing Research  MSc Operations Research and Management Science  MSc Quantitative Finance and Actuarial Science  MSc Strategic Management  MSc Supply Chain Management  MSc International Master in Management of IT  Research Master in Business  Research Master in Economics
  • 14. Master’s Programs Law  LLM International and European Public Law  Specialization in International and Human Rights Law  Specialization in European Union Law  LLM International Business Law  LLM International and European Labour Law  LLM Law and Technology  LLM European and International Taxation (Advanced master)  LLM Research Master in Law
  • 15. Master’s Programs Social & Behavioral Sciences  MSc Leisure Studies  MSc Organization Studies  MSc Human Resource Studies  MSc in Social Psychology  Track Social Psychology  Track Economical Psychology  Track Work and Organizational Psychology  MSc in Sociology  Research Master Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • 16. Master’s Programs Humanities  MA in Communication and Information Sciences  Specialization Business Communication & Digital Media  Specialization Communication Design  Specialization Human Aspects of Information Technology  Specialization Intercultural Communication  MA in Management of Cultural Diversity  Specialization Culture Studies  Specialization Communication Sciences  Research Master in Language and Communication  Research Master in Philosophy  Research Master in Theology
  • 17. Master’s Programs Theology  MA Christianity and Society  Research Master in Theology
  • 18. Exchange Opportunities Europe: 20 countries; 55 destinationsNorth America:2 countries;16 destinations Asia-Pacific: 9 countries; Latin America: 18 destinations 6 countries; 15 destinations … AND IN THE YEARS TO COME: EVEN MORE OPTIONS!
  • 19. Research atTilburg UniversityTransfer of Knowledge
  • 20. Research at Tilburg University  4 graduate schools  Multidisciplinary research centers  More than 40 research centers  A few research themes…  Economics and finance  Improvement of healthcare and well-being  Human Aspects of IT  Communication Sciences  Market regulation  Technology, privacy and society  Identity and religion
  • 21. Transfer of knowledge  To industry and social organizations  Academics in advisory boards and committees  Workshops and conferences  Consultancy (separate activity, IVA)  Centre for Knowledge Transfer  Centre for starting entrepreneurs  To society  Public debates  Children’s university  Atlas of European Values  Nexus Institute (European cultural heritage)
  • 22. After Graduation Career Perspectives
  • 23. After the Bachelor’s & Master’s Business Research Education (77%) (6%) (17%) Master’s at Master’s Program MBA Tilburg University elsewhere (?) (71%) (15%) Career (14%) Bachelor’s at Tilburg University
  • 24. Career Prospects Private Sector  (Multinational) Companies  Commercial banks  Investment banks, pension funds, insurance companies  Consulting firms  Private research institutes Public Sector  Ministries  Regulators and supervisory bodies  International institutions  Universities and other (public) research institutes
  • 25. Admission andApplication
  • 26. Admission Requirements  Diploma requirement  Bachelor’s degree in a related field to the program you want to apply for.  English language proficiency  You must do an English proficiency test, unless you are an English native speaker or you have completed your bachelor’s degree entirely in English.  Academic IELTS: minimum score of 6.5 (with no score lower than 6.0)  TOEFL: minimum of 577 for the paper based version, 233 for the computer based version, or 90 for the Internet based version  Cambridge Proficiency  Additional requirements (please check your preferred program!)  Programs in the field of Economics require a GRE.  Programs in the field of Business require a GMAT.
  • 27. ApplicationWe welcome applicants with intellectual curiosity and interest inlearning in a multicultural environment For Application Procedure, please visit Fall Semester 2011EU/EEA students: July 1st, 2011Non-EEA students April 15th, 2011Deadline Spring Semester 2012 (only some programs)EU/EEA students: December 1st, 2011Non-EEA students October 15th, 2011
  • 28. Tuition Fee & Costs of LivingBachelor’s Costs of Living• EEA + Swiss students € 1,713 • Accommodation p/m € 350- € 450 • Food, drinks,• Non-EEA students € 6,564 transportation € 300 • Books & Readers € 75Master’s • Insurances (health, liability, and travel) € 45• EEA + Swiss students € 1,713• Non-EEA students €10.644 Unique costs (if applicable): • Second-hand bicycle € 125 • Sports card € 90
  • 29. International Campus& Student Life
  • 30. Tilburg University Campus Located in the South of the Netherlands In one of the fastest growing economic regions of the Netherlands (6th largest city in the Netherlands) E-learning centre (BlackBoard) Wireless access to network Free e-mail, internet access Homepage for staff and students High-tech university library Sports centre Bookshop, PC shop, and Language Lab Grand Café, coffee corners, restaurant Counseling: academic adviser, career counselor, etc.
  • 31. Student Life in Tilburg Tilburg = Lively Student City 200,000 inhabitants (6th city in the Netherlands) 27,000 students Wide range of student associations Organisation of study trips, parties, conferences, guest lectures, etc. Sports facilities ranked no.1 in the Netherlands Guaranteed accommodation Many culture and leisure opportunities
  • 32. Personal Support for International Students Guaranteed Housing Visa support Personal contact Arrival Days Welcome Week Buddy-system
  • 33. Social MediaVideo’s, Presentations, Virtual Lectures, Alumni, Students
  • 34. More information Read our brochures Visit our website: /bachelors /masters
  • 35. Thank