Maastricht Summer School

Maastricht Summer School (MSS) is a joint initiative of Maastricht University, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences and Maastricht School of Management. Maastricht Summer School was founded in 2012 and offers courses in a variety of fields and disciplines. Most courses are geared towards students at undergraduate/bachelor level but may also be of interest to graduate/master level students and professionals. Please note that no scholarships, grants or tuition waivers are available.​

  View a complete overview of all of the courses offered in 2017

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      Yesterday was national English Language Day and what better way to celebrate than by signing up for our English Language courses!

      The English Language Skills for the International Classroom is designed to help you improve your English ability in an academic setting. We also focus on Maastricht University’s PBL strategies to prepare all incoming students for success!

      For more information, check out our website:

      1 day 20 hours ago
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      Looking to expand your knowledge on Human Resource Management with new insight and practical application?

      Join our new course “Human Resources Management, Leadership and Culture in an International Context” for a two-week program designed to add a global dimension to students‘ 3rd year bachelor curriculum.

      4 days 21 hours ago
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      Our Media Representation Analysis courses bring you the opportunity to study textual and visual representations in media and how they can be interpreted.

      Media Analysis 1 is a 1-week intensive course that focuses on Texts, Critical Discourse Analysis and News Framing.

      Media Analysis 2 is also a 1-week intensive course but focuses on Images, Social Semiotics and Multimodality.

      More information is available on our website:

      1 week 20 hours ago
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      Interested in leadership, strategy and change in a global business context? Then our Leadership and Management in a Global World course is just for you!

      Our course will confront students with strategic business issues of today so they can develop business knowledge and improve leadership skills to deal with these issues in an effective and creative way.

      Find out more information through our website:

      1 week 4 days ago
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      Introduction to Probability Theory is our 1-week course that will bring you both theoretical and practical knowledge on the topic of Probability theory. The course is divided into two sessions each day: theory oriented lectures in the morning with tutorial meetings in the afternoon to practice and discuss assigned problem sets.

      Apply now through our website:

      1 week 6 days ago
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      Our 2-week course on Business Intelligence is here to provide you with hands-on experience in diverse managerial decision processes using data from real-life cases.

      Want more information? Check out our website:

      2 weeks 1 day ago
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      Interested in exploring the history and development of European Integration? Then our course “Law and Politics: current topics in the European Union” is just for you!

      This 3-week course will introduce you to the history and politics of the EU and includes a field trip!

      Apply on our website now

      2 weeks 5 days ago
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      Are you ready to activate your English skills?

      Join our Advanced English course from 31 July – 11 August to improve your fluency and accuracy in order to become an effective communicator. Students will work with a native speaker to prepare them for both academic and professional environments.

      3 weeks 1 day ago
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      Global Justice and Human Rights: two concepts that are connected to central problems such as severe poverty, environmental pollution and the so-called ‘clash of cultures’.

      In our Global Justice course, students will reconstruct the different meanings behind these concepts to address the current controversies about the relationship between global justice and human rights.

      To attend this course from 31 July – 11 August, apply on our website:

      3 weeks 5 days ago

Maastricht Summer School is part of the Summer Schools in Europe  network.