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Student Information Point Faculty of Arts (STIP)
The Student Information Point Faculty of Arts (STIP) is the central contact point for all study-related questions posed by students at the Faculty of Arts. You can contact the student information desk, the International Office or Career Service, all of which are located on the seventh floor of the Erasmus building, from Monday through Friday.

E 7.02

Programme coordinators
For Radboud University the programme is being coordinated by Dr. Nelleke Oostdijk ( For Tilburg University the coordinators are Prof. Ad Backus ( and Dr. Martijn Goudbeek(

Programme committee
The programme committee consists of 4 members of staff and 4 student members.
Staff members serving on the programme committee 2016-2017 are
Dr. M. Goudbeek (TiU; chair)
Prof. R.W.H.M. van Hout (RU)
Dr. A. Schouten (TiU)
Dr. M. Starren (RU)

Programme secretariat

Radboud University

Tilburg University

Visiting address

Erasmusplein 1

Warandelaan 2 


E. 7.02a


Postal address

P.O. BOX 9103

P.O. BOX 90153


+31 24 361 18 82

+31 13 466 80 08


+31 24 361 21 77

+31 13 466 28 92


Maartje Kamp

Denise Lindenau





Radboud University

Tilburg University

You can contact the secretariat for the following matters:

  • any questions about the admission requirements and application procedure;
  • registration problems in Osiris or Blackboard
  • questions about the programme, schedule and courses in general

Various forms, regulations, and other information can be found on the website of the Student Information Point:

For questions about Studielink and the Student Portal, please contact the Students Affairs Office (Comeniuslaan 4:

Radboud University - Prospectuses 2016-2017 - Tutor - Research Master Language and Communication - Faculty of Arts

Each student in the research master is paired off with a tutor, a senior researcher/principal investigator active in the chosen specialization area. The role of the tutor is to put the student wise in the research environment. The tutor helps the student find his/her way by suggesting relevant courses and seminars, providing information on ongoing research projects, and bringing the student into contact with the right people.

The tutor protocol can be found as a pdf file at

Radboud University - Prospectuses 2016-2017 - Study Advisor - Research Master Language and Communication - Faculty of Arts

Study Advisor
The study advisor can help students with information on the content and the format of the study programme, and study options such as elective courses and lab rotations. The advisor can advise students on the planning of their individual study programme and on what steps to take in case they want to put matters to the Examination board.

Study advisor for the Research Master's programme Language and Communication is Klaar Vernaillen. She can be contacted through You can make an online appointment via

Radboud University - Prospectuses 2016-2017 - Examination board - Research Master Language and Communication - Faculty of Arts

Examination board
The examination board consists of two senior (academic) staff members of Tilburg University and two senior (academic) staff members of Radboud University Nijmegen, covering the key-focus areas of research in the research master; in addition there is one external member. The examination board monitors the quality of the interim and final examinations. You can also contact the examination board if there are special circumstances that are not foreseen by the Education and Examination Regulations. In addition, the examination board evaluates requests for admission the programme and grants permission for including particular courses in the study progranme of individual students. It is advisable that you first contact your tutor before making an appeal to the examination board.

The examination board can be contacted through

Career Service
Contact Career Service Arts for information about career orientation.

International Office
Studying abroad has many advantages: it improves your language skills, it increases your independence and it broadens your career prospects. You can choose to take classes, conduct research or follow an internship at a foreign institute of higher education. Several grants are available for both current students and recent graduates.

To make sure your stay abroad fits within your programme planning and structure, we recommend making an appointment with a study advisor.