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Pre-Master On Campus

Christianity and Society

Tilburg University

6 months
206 EUR/module
206 EUR/module
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This six-month Pre-Master's program runs from the end of January until June. The Pre-Master’s program is designed to help improve your knowledge and academic skills within the field of Theology, such as understanding and analyzing discourses, library research, and essay writing.

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  • The Pre-Master’s programs in Christianity and Society is designed for (1) Dutch and international students with a relevant Dutch HBO degree, and (2) Students with a university degree that does not entirely meet the admission requirements of the Master's program.
  • After successful completion, you will automatically be admitted to the one-year Master’s program in Christianity and Society, starting end of August of the next academic year.

Programme Structure

The curriculum consists of four courses and a concluding essay (30 ECTS in total, 6 ECTS each):

  • Feast and Rituals
  • Fundamental Theology and Dogmatics
  • Hermeneutics of Holy Scriptures: Torah, New Testament, Qur’an
  • Systematic Philosophy
  • Concluding essay


You can apply for this pre-Master's program if you hold a Bachelor's degree from a university of applied sciences or a Dutch hbo.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students with an academic Bachelor’s degree can – in most cases – directly start in the Master’s program and should apply for the Master’s program, not for the Pre-Master’s program. 
  • The Admissions Board will then decide whether you might need to take a Pre-Master's program first.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    206 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 206 EUR per module during 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    206 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 206 EUR per module during 6 months.
  • The maximum weighted fee for a pre-Master’s program is as much as the statutory fee: € 2,060 in 2018-19.

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.


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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