For academic partners

At SBE, we are actively forming strong ties with academic partners around the world who share our strong commitment to excellent research with a focus on societal impact. As an outward-looking member of the international knowledge society, the School of Business and Economics (SBE) strives to have a positive impact on the world around us. We believe that collaboration and co-creation with external parties is one way of achieving this mission. 

  • Exchange programmes
  • Research programmes
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Exchange programmes

The Maastricht University of School of Business and Economics has over 160 exchange contracts with universities and institutions in 40 countries all over the world. On a yearly base, up to 750 SBE students spend part of their studies abroad in an exchange programme, whereas about 650 exchange students visit SBE.​ Download one of the lists below to find out about our worldwide partner network:

Find out more about SBE’s exchange programme.

Research collaboration

The Maastricht University School of Business and Economics research network has consistently grown over the years, continuing to expand towards new horizons.

We co-create knowledge with our academic partners through joint research projects, PhD exchanges and double PhD programmes. If you are interested in research collaboration with SBE, please contact us at