Economics, M.Sc. | Tilburg University | Tilburg, Netherlands
12 months
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16500 EUR/year
2530 EUR/year
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About

Develop expertise in devising solutions to real-world problems together with students from all over the world. Society faces several pressing challenges, including biodiversity loss, climate change, poverty, inequality and anti-democratic tendencies. With your understanding of how social interaction produces these outcomes, you can help governments, businesses and NGOs develop effective policies.

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Overview

The Master's program in Economics from Tilburg University  is an excellent choice if you want to acquire the skills to address today's societal challenges.

The program is taught by the internationally renowned economics professors from Tilburg University. With many international fellow students, there is a great diversity of nationalities in your classroom.

Compose your own curriculum or specialize with one of six different tracks:

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Competition and Regulation
  • Data Science
  • Financial Economics
  • Public Policy
  • Sustainable Development

Programme Structure

The program covers 60 Credits (ECTS), over two semesters, in which you choose the following type of courses:

  • 4 methods courses (3 ECTS each), to acquire quantitative skills and qualitative analytical tools: the course Econometrics 1, Python Programming for Economists, plus 2 out of 4 other methods courses
  • 5 field courses (or 4 field courses and one free elective, 6 ECTS each) to build your expertise
  • The mandatory course Research Proposal, which culminates in your thesis (18 ECTS together)

Courses include:

  • Seminar Data Science and Society
  • Seminar Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Seminar Economics and Psychology of Social Norms and Strategic Behavior
  • Seminar Sustainable Economic Growth
  • Seminar Taxation
  • Seminar Economics and Psychology of Risk and Time
  • Seminar Competition Policy
  • Seminar Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Seminar Health Economics
  • Methods: Experiments and Surveys
  • Methods: Game Theory 1 & 2
  • Methods Econometrics 2
  • Career Development Economics

Audience

Career prospects

A Master's degree in Economics gives you a competitive advantage in any career that requires sound economic knowledge, strong economic intuition, and sharp analytical and problem-solving skills.

Recent placements include:

  • Consultant at The World Bank
  • PhD student at Trinity College Dublin
  • Research Associate at Abdul Latif Jameel
  • Trade Finance Officer at ICBC
  • Business Analyst at Deloitte

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
160 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Economics or in a similar program (e.g., in Econometrics) from a university that is recognized by the program management.
  • A solid academic background in economics, especially in Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Game Theory, Mathematics, and Econometrics.
  • At least 2 applied Economics courses, for instance (but not exclusively): Environmental Economics, Public Economics, Development Economics, and Industrial Organization.
  • It is compulsory for this program to submit your GRE General Test.
  • Students with a relevant degree from one of the official partner universities of the Tilburg School of Economics and Management are exempted from the GRE requirement.
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2530 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2530 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.

Funding

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.

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Master's scholarship opportunities for Economics.

Available Scholarships

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FUNED Scholarship
Merit-based

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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
COLFUTURO Loan-Scholarship Program
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
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Various benefits
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Unidad de Conocimiento scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
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Various benefits
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CONICYT Scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
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Various benefits
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TST Partner Scholarships
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
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Grant
Various benefits
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TiSEM Partner Scholarships
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
200000 MXN
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FIDERH Scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
50000 USD
Deadline
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Unidad de Conocimiento scholarship
Merit-based

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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
01 Apr 2024
COLFUTURO Loan-Scholarship Program
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
20000 EUR
Deadline
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Jean Monnet Scholarship Programme
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
12000 USD
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FUNED Scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
10000 EUR
Deadline
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CONICYT Scholarship
Merit-based

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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
9985 USD
Deadline
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FIDERH Scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Anytime
Deutsche Bildung Student Funding
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
12000 EUR
Deadline
01 Mar 2024
Ladies of Bethany scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Provided by university
Grant
10000 EUR
Deadline
15 Apr 2024
Charity for Charity Scholarship
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Tilburg University
Tilburg, Netherlands
Independent provider
Grant
1000000 INR
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Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
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Education Future
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 EUR
Deadline
14 May 2024
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educations.com
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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ACES Education Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
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The Smooth Movers
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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U.S. government
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
24 May 2024
Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program
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Japan Gov’t/World Bank
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 EUR
Deadline
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NL Scholarship
Merit-based

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Association of Universities in the Netherlands
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Independent provider
Grant
1350 EUR
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
ELES-Scholarship (Ernst-Ludwig-Ehrlich-Studienwerk)
Merit-based Need-based

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Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
26 Jun 2024
Ramage Law Group Adopted Child Scholarship
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The Ramage Law Group
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Grant
90000 AUD
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World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
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The Ramsay Centre
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
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Social Shifters
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8000 EUR
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Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters scholarships
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European Commission
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
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ACES: The Society for Editing
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Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
The MyUS Community Scholarship
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MyUS
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Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
Dermadry Hyperhidrosis Scholarship
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Dermadry
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1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
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iVisa
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1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
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IELTS from 6 to 9
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1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
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1000 USD
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31 Aug 2024
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1000 USD
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30 Jun 2024
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500 USD
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31 Oct 2024
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3000 USD
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
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3000 USD
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTSing Scholarship
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IELTSing
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965 USD
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Anytime
Dr. Martin Blank – SYB Scholarship
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Shield Your Body
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500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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Various benefits
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Kreditkortsval's Scholarship Program for Economics Students
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Kreditkortsval
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Various benefits
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Dittlån's Scholarship for Economy Students
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Dittlån
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