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 2019  (in Dutch only).

Education    2019 2018 2017
Enrolled students   18,990 18,086 17,464
Foreign students (%) 54% 53% 52%
Student nationalities 114 118 121
Bachelor's programmes 20 19 18
Master's programmes 95 89 75
Research    2019 2018 2017
PhD degrees 337 359 335
Staff    2019 2018 2017
Professors, female 113  108 102
Professors, male 384 381 387
Academic staff (FTE) 2,235 2,153 2,098
Administrative and support staff (FTE) 1,632 1,560 1,511
International academic staff (%) 44% 42% 39%
International administrative and support staff (%) 10% 10% 9%
Finances    2019 2018 2017
Total revenue (millions) € 473.69  € 445.01  € 420.81
Government funding (millions) € 269.22  € 253.89 € 236.32
Contract revenue (millions) € 112.03  € 110.03 € 100.63
Indirect government funding (millions) € 20.04  € 17.06 € 15.973
Third party funding (millions) € 74.85  € 74.77 € 66.048
Alumni    2019 2018 2017
Alumni living in the Netherlands 47,236 46,029 43,732
Alumni living elsewhere in Europe 21,280 21,353 19,438
Alumni living outside Europe 6,518 2,985 4,001

 

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