Universiteit van Tilburg

country rank  13
world rank  1019

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University Overview

Established in 1927, Universiteit van Tilburg (Tilburg University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Tilburg (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North Brabant. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Netherlands), Universiteit van Tilburg is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universiteit van Tilburg offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 92 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Dutch higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Tilburg University
Founded 1927
Motto Understanding Society
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Postbus 90153
Tilburg (population range: 50,000-249,999)
5000 LE North Brabant
T +31 (13) 466 9111
F +31 (13) 466 3019

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Warandelaan 2
+31 (13) 466 9111
(13) 466 2512

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universiteit van Tilburg's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019