Maastricht University's Language Centre offers a broad range of language services to students, staff, companies, organisations and private individuals. We help them communicate effectively in an international environment. From language courses in modern languages such as English, French, German and Spanish to Arabic, Chinese, Portuguese and Russian– the Language Centre has something to offer for everyone.
Work on your language skills online
Strengthen your employability perspectives and apply for a free German or French course now! For more information and the requirements please see scholarships.
"Ik wil het hele Team van Taalcentrum bedanken! Jullie hulp en vriendelijkheid stimuleren ons om een nieuw leven in Nederland te bouwen" Maya Sitnic
The Language Centre offers programmes that prepare you for the NT2 State Exam programme II (integration candidates with a higher level of education). Learn more
Next to our open courses, we also offer language coaching or tailor-made training programmes designed specially to suit your needs and objectives.
If you would like to work or study abroad, you usually need a document that states your level of proficiency in the particular language. The UM Language Centre offers several assessment services to support you.
Follow the Language Centre on