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Economic Psychology

Tilburg University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
14600 EUR/year
2143 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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In this Economic Psychology Master’s program offered by Tilburg University, you will learn how people behave in social, organizational, and economic contexts. 

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Become an expert in economic behavior and consumer psychology to build marketing, financial, and communication decisions on. Apply economic and psychological reasoning theories to understand and influence the consumer, consumption, and financial behaviors.

Economic Psychology at Tilburg University in short

Study and apply social psychological insights into economic behavior, such as consumer behavior, financial decision making, and marketing.

  • Specialist in Economic Psychology.
  • Small, interactive, international setting.
  • Lectures by internationally renowned scholars from dynamic research institutes like TIBER and Netspar.

Career prospects

Prepare for both academic and practical careers in the fields of economic psychology, consumer behavior, marketing, communication, policy, consulting, or research.

  • Alumni are often employed by management consultancies, and trade unions as well as in the consumer products industry and at market research institutes.
  • Organizations where our graduates landed jobs include Philips, GfK, Accenture, Rabobank,, Nationale Nederlanden, research universities and schools of applied sciences, KPN, Blauw Research, Interpolis, and the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Consumer Science 
  • The Psychology of Economics 
  • Money and Financial Behavior 
  • Psychology and Marketing 
  • Master’s Internship I Economic Psychology

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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's and/or a Master's degree in psychology e.g. Psychology and Sociology, but not with a degree in, for example, Marketing and Communication, Economics, or Business Studies. No exemptions can be made.
  • Advanced knowledge in research methods and statistics, specifically quantitative research.
  • Knowledge of relevant subjects in the field of Social Psychology, Economic Psychology or Work and Organizational Psychology.
  • Experience with first-hand empirical research (i.e. collecting, analyzing and reporting quantitative data).
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14600 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


Partner Scholarships Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM)
  • Tuition fee waiver (25%) for non-EU students of non-EU partner universities of the Tilburg School of Economics and Management.

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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Economic Psychology
Tilburg University


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