Facts & figures

The table below shows some featured and most recent facts and figures of Maastricht University. More detailed information can be found in the Annual Report 2016  (in Dutch only).

Education 2016 2015 2014
Enrolled students 16,861 16,761 16,121
Foreign students (%) 51% 49% 47%
Student nationalities 112 114 107
Bachelor's programmes 18 18 17
Master's programmes 50 52 50
Research 2016 2015 2014
PhD degrees 342 357 286
Staff 2016 2015 2014
Professors, female 90 70 65
Professors, male 383 371 366
Academic staff (FTE) 2,018 1,922 1,815
Administrative and support staff (FTE) 1,477 1,401 1,379
International academic staff (%) 39% 39% 39%
International administrative and support staff (%) 8% 7% 7%
Finances 2016 2015 2014
Total revenue (millions)  € 404.53 € 403.43 € 378.00
Government funding (millions) € 222.67 € 214.25 € 215.50
Contract revenue (millions) € 98.55 € 108.14 € 88.82
Indirect government funding (millions) € 16.70 € 18.95 € 18.16
Third party funding (millions) € 61.53 € 67.60 € 50.27
Alumni 2016 2015 2014
Alumni living in the Netherlands 41,343 38,048 36,108
Alumni living elsewhere in European 17,247 14,478 13,149
Alumni living outside Europe 2,093 2,986 2,493

 

UM Annual reports from previous years (in Dutch only):