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 2018  (in Dutch only).

Education 2018 2017 2016
Enrolled students 18,086 17,464 16,861
Foreign students (%) 53% 52% 51%
Student nationalities 118 121 112
Bachelor's programmes 19 18 18
Master's programmes 89 75 50
Research 2018 2017 2016
PhD degrees 359 335 342
Staff 2018 2017 2016
Professors, female  108 102 90
Professors, male 381 387 383
Academic staff (FTE) 2,153 2,098 2,018
Administrative and support staff (FTE) 1,560 1,511 1,477
International academic staff (%) 42% 39% 39%
International administrative and support staff (%) 10% 9% 8%
Finances 2018 2017 2016
Total revenue (millions)  € 445.01  € 420.81  € 404.53
Government funding (millions)  € 253.89 € 236.32 € 222.67
Contract revenue (millions)  € 110.03 € 100.63 € 98.55
Indirect government funding (millions)  € 17.06 € 15.973 € 16.70
Third party funding (millions)  € 74.77 € 66.048 € 61.53
Alumni 2018 2017 2016
Alumni living in the Netherlands 46,029 43,732 41,343
Alumni living elsewhere in Europe 21,353 19,438 17,247
Alumni living outside Europe 2,985 4,001 2,093

 

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