Director Analytics & Consulting at Studyportals
Thijs van Vugt is the strategic power of the Analytics and Consulting Team at Studyportals. With over 28 years of experience in international education, he brings to the table experience as an entrepreneur, consultant, trainer, author and board member. Some of his recent clients include University of London, Karolinska Institute, University of Edinburgh, University of Nottingham, Glasgow Caledonian University, Karolinska Institute and Sciences Po.
Thijs is the founder of the Expert Community Marketing & Recruitment of the EAIE. He was chair of M&R (2002-2008) and a member of EAIE’s Executive Board (2004-2008). In 2006 he published a book on The Impact of Tuition Fees on International Student Recruitment and in September 2009 was awarded the Bo Gregersen Award for Best Practice of the EAIE.
Thijs holds a Master’s in International Economics from Tilburg University and post-graduate diplomas in Public Management (Tias Business School) and Customer Relationship Management (Beeckestijn Business School).