Silver League
Tilburg University

Netherlands

Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, 5037 AB Tilburg, Netherlands

222 World
rank
10 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1927
Short name:
TiU
Type:
Public
Students:
7580
Faculty:
340
Faculty/Students Ratio:
22
:
1
Web-site:
http://www.tilburguniversity.edu
Region:
Europe
Location:
Tilburg
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 222 64.101
Teaching 436 44.54
Research 139 76.754
International Diversity 254 61.842
Financial Sustainability 92 80.936
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 287 57.357
Research Perfomance Rankings 233 63.189
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TEACHING
World Rank: 436
Country rank: 10
Score: 44.54
League: Copper League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 139
Country rank: 8
Score: 76.754
League: Golden League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 254
Country rank: 8
Score: 61.842
League: Silver League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 92
Country rank: 6
Score: 80.936
League: Diamond League
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weight
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Tilburg University, founded in 1927, is a fully accredited research university, concentrating on Economics, Business, Law, Social Sciences, Psychology, and Humanities. In its education and research programmes the university is committed to addressing important issues in society at national and international level. It does so by training people for positions bearing high responsibility in society and by contributing to sustainable solutions. Tilburg University draws on a rich tradition which nourishes the role of philosophy of life in its academic education and research. Tuition fees Each year, the Dutch Ministry of Education determines the tuition fees for full time and part time programs in higher education. All students with EU/EEA nationality are required to pay this fee, referred to as the statutory fee. The statutory fee for the academic year 2013-2014 is 1.885, in 2014-2015 they will increase in line with inflation. Students with a non EU/EEA nationality are required to pay the institutional fee. The institutional fee for the academic year 2013-14 is between 1.885 and 7.000 for a Bachelor`s program except the bachelor program Global Law with a fee of 12.500. For Master`s programs the institutional fee varies between 1.885 and 12.500.

Mission Statement

Our motto at Tilburg University is Understanding Society. This philosophy is the guiding force behind everything we do. We aim to be a positive force for change in society, a goal we strive to achieve by supplying the most relevant and applicable new knowledge on the most pressing global issues and by educating generations of future practitioners to reflect a deeper appreciation for the impact of their decisions on the society around them. We welcome students and staff from all over the world, and offer various facilities to help them develop their talents to the full. The name Tilburg University has long been synonymous with education and research of the highest calibre. We will continue to build upon our successes.