Brussels Hub Activities

The primary goal of the Hub is to enhance Maastricht University’s core missions: education, research, and knowledge transfer. To achieve this, the Hub provides spaces for the UM community to elevate the quality of research outputs, broaden networks, boost visibility in Brussels, and forge collaborations with international stakeholders.

At the heart of the UM Brussels Hub lies its focus on public affairs and facilitating activities organized by the UM community. The Hub has created the various initiatives below to support its mission of enriching Maastricht University's core missions: education, research, and knowledge transfer. These initiatives serve as platforms for fostering dialogue, collaboration, and engagement within the UM community and beyond.

  • Building networks and facilitating community-led meetings

  • Monitoring and advising on EU policy

  • Positioning UM and advocating for its interests

  • Supporting EU research and innovation funding acquisition