12 months
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14600 EUR/year
2083 EUR/year
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About

The Global Management of Social Issues program offered at Tilburg University addresses the topic of sustainable development by adopting a interdisciplinary, multilevel perspective. In particular, it draws on the disciplines of human resource studies, organization studies, and sociology to understand complex social challenges and trigger the social and economic drivers of sustainable development.

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Overview

The master’s programs Sociology, Organization Studies and Human Resource Studies offer the possibility to choose for a track in the specialization Global Management of Social Issues offered at Tilburg University .

  • Politics, Policy and Societal Development track

Address global societal challenges such as poverty, migration, climate change, or humanitarian interventions from a societal, policy and political perspective. In this track of the MSc Sociology you will get a macro-level perspective on sustainable development and you will understand the triggers of it, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.

  • Organizing for Global Social Challenges track

Address global societal challenges such as poverty, migration, climate change, or humanitarian interventions from the viewpoint of organizations and private businesses. In this track of the MSc Organization Studies you will get a meso-level perspective on sustainable development, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.

  • People Management for Global Social Challenges

Address global societal challenges such as poverty, migration, climate change, or humanitarian interventions and focus on the drivers of sustainable development from the viewpoint of workforce and labor market. In this track of the MSc Human Resource Studies you will get a micro-level perspective on sustainable development, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Social Changes and Sustainable Development 
  • Hybrid Organizations
  • Social Policy and Social Risks
  • Politics and Society in Comparative Perspective
  • Master Seminar Sociology: From Theory to Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

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.
90
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).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s and/or a Master's degree in social sciences e.g. Human Resource Studies, Global Management of Social Issues, or Business Studies.
  • Basic knowledge about the social sciences e.g. sociology, psychology, research methods and statistics.
  • Relevant knowledge about organizations, management and research methods
  • 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

    2083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2083 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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