Fontys Academy for the Creative Economy (ACE) educates professionals for the creative industries. We challenge, look for adventure and pride ourselves being just slightly different from others. Our students know that the world extends beyond their home towns. We research, invent and create, in order to make a difference in a continuously changing world.
Fontys ACE is part of Fontys University of Applied Sciences, one of the largest Universities in in the Netherlands with campuses in various cities. In total over 44,000 students study at Fontys, approximately 2,500 of those students study at Fontys ACE in Tilburg. Currently Fontys ACE offers two full-degree programme’s in English: Marketing Management - Digital Business Concepts and Trend Research & Concept Creation in Lifestyle.
STUDY IN TILBURG
There is a lot to see and experience in the Netherlands. Make sure you make the most of your stay by connecting with other students. Your network will be invaluable for your stay and career and will give you friends for life from all over the world.
Tilburg is a dynamic city situated in the heart of the region. Rich in culture and well-known for its many arts events and festivals, it is also home to various cultural institutions. With a population of just over 214,000, Tilburg is the sixth city in the Netherlands by size. Its down-to-earth inhabitants are no strangers to foreigners as Tilburg is currently witnessing an explosive growth in international students and expats, lured to the city by one of the many multinationals based there, such as: Tesla, FUJIFILM, Sony, Ericsson, Schenker Logistics and Coca-Cola.
The Tilburg Campus is located on the outskirts of the city and is serviced by excellent bus connections and safe cycling routes.
The impressive Arts Cluster can be found in the city centre, but besides culture and the arts, Tilburg has much more to offer its student population, for example a vibrant student life. More than 30,000 students study at Tilburg’s Universities and their presence has helped to transform the city into a hub for creativity and innovation.
We can tell you a whole lot more about our University, but the first-hand experiences from our international students is way more valuable. Click here to see what they have to say. Or click here for more information about studying in Tilburg.