Tilburg University, 2019-2020

The number of scholarships available has not yet been confirmed.

City Tilburg
Orange Tulip Scholarship

Total number of scholarships: To be confirmed

  • Value of the scholarship: partial tuition fee waiver
  • Non-EEA Master’s students will pay €4,450 instead of the full tuition fee for all Master’s programs except at the Tilburg School of Theology; students of Tilburg School of Theology will pay a tuition fee of €2,092
  • Eligible programmes: All one year Master’s programs, except double degree/joint programs.


IMPORTANT: OTS recipients will also receive a Holland Scholarship. The amount of the Holland scholarship for 2019-2020 will be € 5.000. Students can only be selected for the Holland scholarship if they achieved excellent study results in the relevant (under)graduate program. As an indication, the student must have graduated (or can prove that he or she will graduate) with an average GPA of at least 80% or must be among the top 10% of his or her class. More information can be found here.

Duration of the scholarship First year of the programme
Deadline for application 1 April  2019

More information


Ms. Ruth Davis (, + 31 (0)13 466 2571)



  • Bachelor's degree
  • TOEFL iBT 90-91 (internet-based) or 575 (paper-based) / IELTS 6.5 (min. 6.0 subscores on all parts) / Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (Min. score: C) / Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (all grades accepted)
  • As an indication, the applicant must have graduated (or can prove that s/he will graduate) with an average result of at least 80% or must be among the top 10% of his/her class
  • Some selected programs require GMAT (min. score 600) or GRE (75%). See website of study programme for specific details
  • Students must check the study program website for more information regarding specific admissions requirements, scores and testing required, as these differ per School/program 
  • Those applying for a Scholarship must apply for admission to Tilburg University by March 1, 2019 at the latest. Please note that, when awarding the scholarships, preference will be given to those who are either unconditionally admitted to a Master’s program OR those whose graduation is the only outstanding admission condition.
  • Applicants currently living in the Netherlands, including Tilburg University Pre-Master students accepted onto a Master’s program, cannot be considered for this Scholarship.

OTS application documents

Application deadline is 1 April 2019.  

More about Tilburg University 

Choosing Tilburg University means choosing to study at one of Europe's most respected institutions. Tilburg University regularly takes a leading position in international rankings and is known for its international orientation, with students from 100+ different countries currently studying here. Our mission is to inspire and challenge students, which is why we offer the highest standards in teaching, scientific research and campus facilities.

Tilburg University offers more than 50 graduate programs fully in English. Most programs (MA, MSc and LLM) take one year to complete.

With a population of 215,579, Tilburg is the sixth largest city in the Netherlands. Over 30,000 students live in the city, which means that student life has an important impact on what happens in Tilburg. Many events, exhibitions and debates are organized for or by students.

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