Economic Psychology

Universitetas
Tilburg University
Miestas, šalis
Tilburg, Netherlands
Studijų trukmė
1 m.
Programos sritys
Economics, Psychology
Studijų kaina
2143.00 EUR
Laipsnis
Master
Programos pradžia
2020-09-01
Stojimo pabaiga
2020-04-15
Apie programą
Stojimo reikalavimai
Karjeros galimybės
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.

Programs and courses

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

  • Specialist in Economic Psychology since 1972.

  • Small, interactive, international setting.

  • Lectures by internationally renowned scholars from dynamic research institutes like TIBER and Netspar.

Expand your knowledge and skills even further

By following one of the double degrees available:

Typical courses are:

  • The Psychology of Economics

  • Psychology and Marketing

  • Money and Financial Behavior

  • The Psychology of Negotiation

Reikalaujamas išsilavinimas

Į magistro studijų programas gali stoti visi, baigę universitetą arba besimokantys paskutiniame kurse. Studijos kurias baigei ar tebesimokai turi būti panašios krypties kaip ir tos, į kurias nori stoti, kadangi priėmimas yra paremtas ECTS kreditų suderinamumu.

  • ECTS kreditų išrašas - jei dar nesi baigęs aukštosios mokyklos, būtina prisegti ECTS kreditų išrašą, kuriame būtų matyti, kokius dalykus Tu mokeisi bei kokius pažymius ir kiek kreditų už juos gavai. Kai siunti anketą paskutiniame kurse, diplomą reikia prisegti vėliau, kai tik jį gausi.
  • Bakalauro diplomas – jei jau esi baigęs aukštąją mokyklą, išrašo nereikia, užtenka prie anketos prisegti savo Bakalauro diplomą.
Anglų kalbos reikalavimai

Anglų kalbos žinias gali patvirtinti vienu iš šių būdų:

  • IELTS – 6.5 (ne mažiau nei 6.0 iš kiekvienos dalies)
  • TOEFL – 90
Svarbūs reikalavimai

To be accepted directly onto our Master's program in Economic Psychology, you need to have the following academic background:

  • Bachelor's and/or a Master's degree in psychology e.g. Psychology and Sociology, but not with a degree in, for example, Marketing and Communication, Economics, or Business Studies. No exemptions can be made.

    • You can apply for admission BEFORE you have graduated, but you must graduate by September 1, 2018 at the latest. If your graduation ceremony is after September 1, 2018, please contact Ms. Liesbeth Bluekens, Admissions Officer, at tsb-admissions@tilburguniversity.edu before you apply to avoid disappointment.

    • You cannot be accepted onto this Master's program without having either a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Psychology. Work experience or an interest in this field cannot be taken into account for the admission process without a sufficient academic background. However, work experience and personal interest will be taken into account when assessing your application for a Tilburg University Scholarship for Academic Excellence, if you wish to apply.

  • Advanced knowledge in research methods and statistics, specifically quantitative research.

  • Knowledge of relevant subjects in the field of Social Psychology, Economic Psychology or Work and Organizational Psychology.

  • Experience with first-hand empirical research (i.e. collecting, analyzing and reporting quantitative data).

Career prospects

Prepare for both academic and practical careers in the fields of economic psychology, consumer behavior, marketing, communication, policy, consulting, or research.

  • Alumni are often employed by management consultancies, and trade unions as well as in the consumer products industry and at market research institutes.

  • Organizations where our graduates landed jobs include Philips, GfK, Accenture, Rabobank, Bol.com, Nationale Nederlanden, research universities and schools of applied sciences, KPN, Blauw Research, Interpolis, and the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration.

Graduates started or work for example as:

  • Financial Economic Crime Coordinator at Rabobank

  • Hair Brand Building Marketing Advisor at Unilever

  • Market Researcher at market research agency Ruigrok Netpanel

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 4

  • Finds a job within 6 months after graduation: 65%

  • Gross monthly income: € 2.048

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2016 | n = 20