12 months
14900 EUR/year
2205 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Aspire to a career at the top of the financial world the Master in Finance at Tilburg University provides broad business knowledge and specialized expertise in both financial management and investment analysis: a first rate preparation for students seeking a career at the top of the world of finance. 

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The Finance program at Tilburg University provides you with the latest developments in investments and corporate finance. You will learn to determine a firm's cost of capital - how plan mergers and acquisitions - introduce companies on the stock exchange - restructure corporations raise capital for small firms - make portfolio investment decisions - quantify risks and hedge them using various derivative instruments.

Finance in short

Obtain a solid foundation in the principles - and practice - of finance. 

  • Learn the latest theoretical concepts from scientific literature and apply them to real-world casesduring assignments, simulation games and in-class discussions. 
  • Specialize in either corporate finance or investment analysis through a wide selection of electives, and by choice of your Master's thesis topic. Or, students can specialize through the CFA or Pensions, Aging and Retirement track.
  • Taught by some of the world's leading finance academics, faculty members from the Department of Finance at Tilburg University.

Career prospects

As a Master of Science in Finance you are equipped with a broad knowledge framework in business and specialized knowledge in financial management or investment analysis - a highly attractive profile for companies, banks and consultancy agencies.

Graduates started for example as:

  • Consultant at the valuation and business modelling team at EY
  • Consultant at First Dutch Advisory

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Empirical Methods in Finance
  • Investment Analysis
  • The Economics and Finance of Pensions 
  • Corporate Governance and Restructuring
  • Corporate Valuation
  • Derivative Securities and Risk Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Global Banking
  • Corporate Financial Reporting
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Financial Analysis and Investor Behavior
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Data Science Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

You must have a solid academic basis in the following areas in order to qualify for the Master's in Finance:

  • Mathematics and Statistics 
  • Economics 
  • Management or Marketing 
  • Accounting 
  • Finance
  • Academic training
  • It is compulsory for this program to submit your GMAT score.
  • You need to demonstrate proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2205 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2205 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 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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