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.​

 Please click here for the 2018 programme and courses

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      What are you doing this summer? Don't miss out on a great time in Maastricht for our 2017 Summer School! Only a few days left to apply so check out our website now:

      7 months 3 weeks ago
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      With Country Risk Analysis 2: Macro-Economic Risk Indicators, Casual Chain Tool and recession Scenarios for China, students will work to design analytical framework and compare macro-economic risks for Emerging Markets and different nation-states.

      This course is a 1-week intensive course which runes 24-28 July. Apply now through our website:

      8 months 1 day ago
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      The MSS office is closed today and tomorrow. We will be back on Monday, well rested from the long weekend ;)

      8 months 2 days ago
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      “The End of the World as We Know It? The European Union in a changing global order” is a new course this year! Students will gain knowledge about the nature of EU external relations, including the foreign policies, the actors, instruments and decision-making. In order to be able to critically analyse the role of the EU in international relations, students will work to understand the link between theory and current events.

      8 months 3 days ago
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      Interested in exploring the relations between power, media and democracy?

      Then sign up now for our course “Power, Media and Democracy” to reconstruct different theories that are helpful in understanding today’s political issues.

      8 months 5 days ago
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      Are you interested in the role of geographical and geostrategic factors in geopolitical conflicts?

      Then our Geopolitical Conflict Analysis 2 course is just for you! With interactive lectures and roundtable discussions, students will also work in groups and use data to develop scenarios for conflict areas which will be presented to the class.

      8 months 1 week ago

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