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Economic Psychology studies the psychological mechanisms that underlie consumption and other economic behaviors. It deals with economic preferences, choices and decisions, as well as the consequences.

Learn to understand and apply social and psychological insights to economic behavior, such as consumer behavior, financial decision-making, and marketing.

Economic Psychology studies the psychological mechanisms that underlie consumption and other economic behaviors. It is an area where psychology and economics intersect, dealing with economic preferences, choices, decisions, and factors influencing these, as well as the consequences of economic decisions.

You will learn about economic and psychological reasoning and theories and how to apply them in order to understand decisions and motivation behind consumption and other economic behavior in daily life. You develop an understanding of the basic principles of psychology of economic behavior. Our graduates become experts on consumer behavior, financial behavior, negotiation and bargaining. The focus of the program is on basic theories of economic behavior, basic theories of consumer behavior, and more specific courses on marketing and money. Our program provides you with comprehensive in-depth knowledge and excellent skills in economic psychology, enabling you to work independently at a professional level in a relevant field.
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locatieTilburg
diplomaMSc Social Psychology
typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code60077
heeft geen numerus fixus
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Waarom aan de Tilburg University?

  • Specialist in Economic Psychology since 1972
  • Lectures by internationally renowned scholars from dynamic research institutes like TIBER and Netspar.
  • Focus on societal relevant research
  • Small, young, interactive, international setting.

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Studieprogramma

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opbouw
This one-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS), of which:

4 core courses (24 ECTS)
  • The Psychology of Economics
  • Money and Financial Behavior
  • Advanced Consumer Science
  • Psychology and Marketing

1 core internship (6 ECTS)
1 extra Master's internship or an Indepth course (6 ECTS)
Master's thesis (24 ECTS)

You can only start end of August.

Expand your knowledge and research skills further with one of the double degrees.
Expand your knowledge and research skills further with one of the double degrees.
  • Double degree in Applied Social Psychology: Tilburg University & Higher School of Economic (Russia)
  • Double degree in Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology: Tilburg University & University of Osnabrück (Germany)


In de master Economische Psychologie leer je hoe je als economisch psycholoog consumentengedrag kunt begrijpen, verklaren, onderzoeken en beïnvloeden. Hiermee kun je bijvoorbeeld aan de slag als consumentenpsycholoog, (online) marketeer, marktonderzoeker, voorlichter, communicatieadviseur of customer insights professional.
periode
Master's Internship I Economic Psychology
Master's Internship II Economic Psychology keuzevak
Advanced Consumer Science.
The Psychology of Economics.
Money and Financial Behavior.
Psychology and Marketing
Master's Thesis Economic Psychology
In-depth course keuzevak

specialisaties

specialisatie Double Degree in Applied Social Psychology

Get the best of 2 outstanding universities, enriching your major in Social Psychology with minors from management, Asian studies, sociology, economics or other applied fields.

Graduate with two full Master's degrees from two outstanding universities:

  • MSc in Psychology, awarded by Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
  • MSc in Social Psychology, awarded by Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Choose two out of four different tracks:
  • Social Psychology or Cross-Cultural psychology at the Higher School of Economics
  • Economic Psychology or Work and Organizational Psychology at Tilburg University

An ultimate international experience by studying in Moscow for a year.
Taught by world-renowned scholars in the field of social psychology at Higher School of Economics (Sh. Schwartz, J. Berry, N. Lebedeva) and at Tilburg University (F. van de Vijver, M. Zeelenberg, I. van Beest, and others).

This two-year program consists of 120 credits (ECTS), of which:

  • Courses of the track in Social Psychology or Cross-Cultural Psychology at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow (60 ECTS)
  • Courses of the track Economic Psychology or Work and Organizational Psychology at Tilburg University (33 ECTS)
  • Master's thesis at Tilburg University (27 ECTS)

The first year you'll spend at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. The second year you'll spend at Tilburg University.

You can only start end of August.

specialisatie Double Degree in Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology

Graduate with two full Master's degrees from two outstanding universities: MSc in Psychology: Cross-Cultural Psychology (University of Osnabrück) and MSc in Scial Psychology (Tilburg University).

Combine the Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology track at Osnabrück with one of two tracks offered by Tilburg University:
Economic Psychology
Work and Organizational Psychology

This two-year program consists of 120 credits (ECTS), of which:

Courses of the track Economic Psychology or Work and Organizational Psychology at Tilburg University (33 ECTS).

Courses of the program in Cross-Cultural Psychology at Osnabrück (59-60 ECTS)

Master's thesis (27 ECTS)
The Master's thesis (27 ECTS) in the fourth semester will be under joint supervision of Tilburg University and the University of Osnabrück (a University of Osnabrück member may act as an external supervisor).

Dependent on the choice of the colloquium, you might need to complete a 1 ECTS paper at Tilburg to fulfil the 120 ECTS requirement.

The Double degree in Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology is taught at both University of Osnabrück and Tilburg University, divided into four semesters. The first and last semester you'll spend at Tilburg University. Semester two and three you'll spend at the University of Osnabrück.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
onderwijsvormen
literature study, oral presentation, internship, research, research project, traineeship, research proposal, tutorial, lecture, working group, group assignment, group discussion, individual assignment, self study, seminar
instruction modes
You will only work in small-scale interactive workgroups
study abroad
Expand your knowledge and research skills further with one of the following double degrees:

  • Double degree in Applied Social Psychology at Tilburg University and Higher School of Economic (Moscow, Russia)
  • Double degree in Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology at Tilburg University and University of Osnabrück (Osnabrück, Germany)
objectives
Become an expert in economic behavior and consumer psychology to build marketing, financial, and communication decisions on. Apply economic and psychological reasoning theories to understand and influence the consumer, consumption, and financial behaviors. Learn to understand and apply social and psychological insights to economic behavior, such as consumer behavior, financial decision-making, and marketing.
Study and apply social psychological insights into economic behavior, such as consumer behavior, financial decision-making, and marketing.

Program structure
This one-year program consists of 60 credits (ECTS), of which:

4 core courses (24 ECTS)
  • The Psychology of Economics
  • Money and Financial Behavior
  • Advanced Consumer Science
  • Psychology and Marketing

1 core internship (6 ECTS)
1 extra Master's internship or an Indepth course (6 ECTS)
Master's thesis (24 ECTS)

You can only start end of August.

Expand your knowledge and research skills further with one of the double degrees.
  • Double degree in Applied Social Psychology: Tilburg University & Higher School of Economic (Russia)
  • Double degree in Cross-Cultural Economic Psychology: Tilburg University & University of Osnabrück (Germany)


Toelating en studiekosten

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startmomenten

1 september 2018
aanmelding deadline : 1 augustus 2018
wettelijk tarief : € 2060
instellingstarief : € 14500
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 14500
1 september 2019
aanmelding deadline : 1 augustus 2019
wettelijk tarief : € 2083
instellingstarief : € 14600
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 14600
Please visit our website to follow the detailed admission procedure. https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/education/masters-programmes/economic-psychology/application
toelatingseisen

vooropleiding
For students holding a Bachelor's degree in Psychology

studie kosten
bron: Tilburg University
bedrag kostenpost
€ 350levensonderhoud
€ 75studiematerialenper jaar
€ 192visa/permitvoor de gehele opleiding
€ 400
inbegrepen in collegegeld
examination
registration fee

estimated monthly costs

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bedragkostenpost
253kamerhuur in Tilburgonder landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
158collegegeldop basis van € 1906 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1121totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
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Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

77 studenten volgen deze opleiding
69% daarvan is vrouw
95 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
67% daarvan is vrouw
13038 studenten aan de Tilburg University
48% daarvan is vrouw
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studievereniging

Complex

Psychologie

Op kamers in Tilburg

29037studenten studerend
13851studenten woonachtig   
€ 253gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
17 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/3 Tilburg University
Social Psychology, Track Economic Psychology
€ 253 gemiddelde kamerhuur
95 eerstejaars
67% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
2/3 Tilburg University
Social Psychology
€ 253 gemiddelde kamerhuur
77 eerstejaars
68% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
3/3 Tilburg University
Social Psychology; Track Work and Organisational Psychology
€ 253 gemiddelde kamerhuur
77 eerstejaars
68% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
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Feiten en / studie in cijfers

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deze
opleiding
landelijk
algemeen oordeel4.24.2
inhoud4.04.0
docenten4.04.0
studiefaciliteiten3.83.9
studielast3.63.6
studiebegeleiding3.53.5

Studentoordelen

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In 2017 hebben meer dan 200.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Social Psychology, Track Economic Psychology aan de Tilburg University is beoordeeld door 49 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 4.2 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

With an MSc in Social Psychology, you can work in positions at an academic level in research, communication, policy, consulting, human development and organization development in private, semi-private or governmental organizations. With this MSc, you are able to conduct theoretical and applied research to advance scientific knowledge in the areas of social, economic and work and organizational psychology.
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