Deze opleiding

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If you enjoy mathematics and statistics, and would like to apply this to produce solutions to real-world economic and business challenges, then this is the right program for you.

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typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 januari, 1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
accreditatiesAACSB, NVAO
numerus fixusnee
honoursheeft honours track
Taught by some of Europe's pre-eminent academics in the field of econometrics, the program focuses on the mathematical and quantitative analysis of economic and business problems. Acquire the tools to apply mathematical and statistical methods to produce solutions to real-world economic and business challenges in everything from the labor market, capital investment and industrial organizations, to the strategic behavior of firms and individual decision-making.

This program offers you:
  • The large pool of elective courses gives you the chance to broaden your knowledge in many areas, yet specialize if you wish.
  • A degree with a specialization in Pensions, Aging and Retirement.
  • The latest theories, techniques and applications in econometrics
  • Teaching by leading international scholars from the world-renowned research institute CentER at Tilburg University.
  • This program is one of the programs with the best career prospects.

# 1 in the Netherlands and #10 in Europe in Economics & Econometrics - QS World University Rankings
#1 in the Netherlands - Keuzegids Masters
Best Specialist University in the Netherlands - Elsevier Best Studies

Waarom aan de Tilburg University?

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2016 : 1e plaats
  • International classroom
  • The opportunity to customize your degree with a specialization in Pensions,Aging and Retirement
  • Small class-sizes giving you more quality time with approachable and supportive teachers and more interaction with your classmates
  • Teaching by leading international scholars from Tilburg School of Economics and Management and the research institute CentER at Tilburg University
  • Customized learning with a wide range of optional electives available
  • Two entry moments per year


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specialisatie Pensions, Aging and Retirement

The specialization Pensions, Aging and Retirement will bring you a scientific understanding of the various aspects of aging.

The specialization Pensions, Aging and Retirement will bring you a scientific understanding of the various aspects of aging: You will learn how economic theories and models can be applied to create solutions for financial institutions and government policy


taal van onderwijs100% en
case study, literature study, oral presentation, internship, computer exercise, research, tutorial, lecture, group assignment, group discussion, individual assignment, self study, seminar
instruction modes
  • Variation of learning methods including paper review, presentations, and discussion meetings
  • Use of real life data to perform empirical analyses
  • Guest lectures by practitioners that link theory and practice
  • Challenging assignments that help students to develop their problem-solving skills further
  • Pensions-related courses are connected to the relevant sector by Netspar
  • Many master's theses are written as part of an internship at an organization outside the university
The main goals of the program are the following:

  • Understand mathematical and statistical techniques used in economics
  • Build and interpret complicated economic models
  • Select data and information
  • Estimate and forecast consequences of economic policy
honours-/excellence program CentER Honors Program

The CentER Honors Program is a series of interactive lectures in which our best researchers actively discuss important papers and their scientific impact.

A wide variety of research fields are covered: microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, finance, accounting, marketing, organization & strategy, and operations research. Goal of the CentER Honors Program is to acquaint TiSEM's best students with research and research methods in economics and business.

Toelating en kosten


1 januari 2021

aanmelding deadline : 1 januari 2021
collegegeld nog niet bekend

1 september 2020

aanmelding deadline : 1 augustus 2020
wettelijk tarief : € 2143 (€1072 in het eerste jaar)

1 september 2021

aanmelding deadline : 1 augustus 2021
collegegeld nog niet bekend

For more information about application and admission please visit our website:

Bachelor's in Econometrics and Operations Research or a similar qualification from a university recognized by the Admissions Board. We require you to have a solid academic background in mathematics and probability theory.

estimated monthly costs

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253kamerhuur in Tilburgonder landelijk gemiddelde
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart

€ 1121totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

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Studenten en studentenleven


52 studenten volgen deze opleiding
35% daarvan is vrouw
9 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
67% daarvan is vrouw
14244 studenten aan de Tilburg University
49% daarvan is vrouw
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Op kamers in Tilburg

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

Feiten en / studie in cijfers


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De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Econometrics and Mathematical Economics aan de Tilburg University is beoordeeld door 9 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 4.6 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Graduates easily find jobs, often before graduation, and they earn above average. They currently work for consulting firms, banks, insurance companies, and other large companies. For example as a Risk Manager, Consultant Data Analytics, Data Analyst, Market Risk Manager and Validation Analyst. You can also pursue a PhD.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

The Master's program in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics belongs to the programs with the best career perspectives. Graduates are awarded an internationally-recognized Tilburg University Master of Science degree, and are qualified to pursue careers in a range of different organizations.

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