Tilburg University is a research university based in the south of the Netherlands. It is recognized for the high quality of education, social orientation, and strong campus feeling. The educational program instills a broad social awareness and stimulates personal, professional, and critical skills. In addition to deep academic knowledge and professional experience, Tilburg University pays attention to skills and character development.
The mission of Tilburg University is to inspire students to contribute to the development of a better, fairer and more sustainable society. Everyday, professors and students work on solutions and innovations for complex issues.
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Main CampusTilburg, Netherlands Campus Website5,000 - 20,000 on Campus100,000 - 250,000 residents in TilburgLanguage(s) spoken on campus: Dutch
The 11-hectare university campus is located in the city of Tilburg, about 100 kilometers south of Amsterdam. With a population of nearly 200,000 inhabitants, Tilburg is the sixth largest city in the Netherlands. It is situated in the beautiful Brabant countryside, one of the most attractive areas in the Benelux. Brussels and Paris are within a few hours reach by train, car or bus.
Tilburg and its neighboring city, Eindhoven, comprise the renowned international Brainport region. In this region, we work for a better future through knowledge, technology, innovation and academic excellence.
There are many student organizations at Tilburg University. Including academic, social and athletic groups, and clubs. Two special student organizations, the Erasmus student network and ICONN, organize many activities during the semester for international students.