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Thematic Interdisciplinary Challenge (TIC)

Change the world, start together!

Join the Thematic Interdisciplinary Challenge (TIC)!

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What is TIC?

TIC is a course for year-3 Bachelor students, Master students and professionals from all disciplines and backgrounds. The course will promote interdisciplinary and crosslevel collaboration while solving a real-world problem.

The course allows you to experience how your knowledge and specific skills can be used in the search and implementation of solutions for pressing social issues. Substantive background knowledge is not required.

Apply for the course

From February 8 until April 18 (period 3) we will offer TICs in collaboration with three societal partners from which you can choose:

Drowning Deltas

Sunset on the river

Contesting Governance

Woman with a hand print on her mouth, demonstrating violence on women. Woman protesting against domestic violence with group in background.

Green Teens

Teenagers wear gloves and carry garbage bag