About EBT

The Economic Business weeks Tilburg (EBT) is a project of Faculty Association Asset in cooperation with Tilburg University. The event is a unique opportunity for students to orientate themselves on their career, get more information about their future employers and find the job they are looking for. In over two weeks the EBT offers students everything they need to prepare for their career. Presentations, workshops, trainings and many more activities are provided by almost 80 companies.

EBT 2018

The program starts with the Business Night, the prestigious grand opening of the EBT. The event will take place at the Auditorium of Tilburg University on the evening of April 4. Prominent speakers will be welcomed, who will share their inspiring stories and experiences about their career path.

Due to the big success of last year, the Economic Business weeks Tilburg will again provide the CV & LinkedIn Checks on April 4. During this day, experts will provide feedback on your CV and LinkedIn profile. As both are increasingly essential these days, it is of utmost importance to make sure the content is relevant and complete. During the CV and LinkedIn Checks on April 4, you have the possibility to obtain feedback on your CV and LinkedIn page. The experts will explain what you can improve, to make sure your CV and LinkedIn page will stand out from the others.

By participating in the Training Day at the Willem II Conference Center on April 9, you will be able to develop your personal skills as well as prepare for a job application. It is also a great opportunity to prepare for the EBT.

The Consultancy Orientation Days will take place on April 10 and 11. Are you interested in consultancy and do you want to experience what it is like to be a consultant? Or do you want to get in touch with Bain & Company, BCG, McKinsey&Company, Oliver Wyman, Roland Berger or Strategy&? The Consultancy Orientation Days will offer you the perfect opportunity to get to know these big strategy consulting firms and to show them your skills and competences.

On April 12, 13, 16, 17 and 18, the Company Days will take place. During these 5 days you will have the opportunity to get to know companies of your interest. The Company Days offer various activities: Company Presentations, Workshops, Individual Conversations, Business Lunches and Informal Activities. Every Company Day will end with an informal drink with the participating companies.

A special day for students interested in auditing will be organized on April 19: the Accountancy Orientation Day “Big Four Edition”. You get the opportunity to participate in an audit case, after which you will head to Prise d’Eau Golf for a golf clinic and dinner.

Alongside the AOD, FrieslandCampina will again host the FrieslandCampina Case Day at the luxurious Villa de Vier Jaargetijden. This year, Coolblue will be hosting the Coolblue Case Day for the first time at the renewed Willem II Conference Center on April 20. During these days students will get to know the companies during an extensive case, business lunch and informal drink.