Faculty of Science and Engineering

Faculty of Science and Engineering

The Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) is home to several outstanding departments in education and research. Students and scientists contribute to education programmes at the bachelor's, master's and PhD levels and take part in innovative research in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.


  • The perfect recycling of plastics from household waste is one step closer, thanks to research into quality monitoring at all stages of the recycling process. The University of Maastricht, the National Test Centre Circular Plastics, and their collaborators have received a government subsidy of over...

  • Over the next four years, four young researchers can start research into crop biotechnology and engineering, thanks to the collaboration between Radboud University and Maastricht University. The researchers will start work at the Brightlands Campus Greenport in Venlo, halfway between the two...

  • Researchers from across the world have mapped the genetic relationships of the majority of flowering plant genera. Maastricht University helped with this massive effort, which completes the evolutionary tree of life of plants like never before. The famous scientific journal Nature published their...

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  • 04 Jun 06 Jun

    SWIM 2024

    The Summer Workshop on Interval Methods provides a platform for researchers working on or with interval methods and their applications. 

  • 11 Jun
    15:00 - 17:00

    Foundation Programme | Live information session

    Curious about the Foundation Programme and studying in Maastricht? Join Our live information session and get the info you need before our early application deadline.

  • 18 Jun
    14:30 - 17:30

    Theater performance: Science Communication: Rewarded!

    How can science communication become a fully-fledged part of academic work?Using recognisable situations, the actors in this interactive theatre performance challenge you to engage with each other about recognising and rewarding science communication at Maastricht University.

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