12 months
15100 EUR/year
2253 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Business Communication and Digital Media program at Tilburg University focuses on communication issues in the area of business communications. You will study how people communicate with one another using a variety of means, and how they process information through language, pictures, sound, and computers.

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For example, you will acquire knowledge about pitfalls and misunderstandings when exchanging information and negotiating or managing conflicts in business settings, and about the principles of marketing communications in the 21st century. Moreover, the MSc track of Business Communication and Digital Media offered by Tilburg University enables you to study the consequences and analyze the implications of media selection for effective communication in a business context.

Career prospects

As a Master of Science with a specialization in Business Communication and Digital Media, you will be able to analyze internal and external communications, and to act as a consultant on social media marketing, marketing communications, branding, negotiation strategies, corporate social responsibility, webcare, and social media at work. 

Graduates work or start for example as:

  • Business Developer Mobile at ABN AMRO
  • Head of Campaign Strategy and Optimization at Blue Mango Interactive
  • Team Lead Benelux at Google Marketing Solutions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Data Visualization
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Communication
  • Mobile Media and Society
  • Multimodality and Communication
  • Negotiation Strategies
  • Online Public Relations
  • Resistance and Persuasion
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Social Media at Work
  • Visual Communication
  • Webcare

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are certainly eligible to apply if you have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, such as general Communication Studies, Linguistics, or a modern language.
  • However, the academic background of the students in our Master's program varies a lot. Students with a Bachelor's degree in a different subject area are also most welcome to apply.
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2253 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2253 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Tilburg

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Partner Scholarships Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD)
  • Tuition fee waiver (25%) for non-EU students of partner universities of the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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