As an Arts and Culture student, you study the interactions between science, culture and politics in Western society. You can pursue a career as a journalist, politician, policy officer, researcher or a consultant in the creative sector.
Biomedical Sciences is also known as the 'research side of medicine’. You'll learn how nutrition, molecular processes and movement affect human health. The programme will provide you with all the training you need to pursue a career as a researcher. But you could also end up working for the Department of Health, or the Deparment of Environmental Affairs.
Do you want to study at the cutting edge of science, engineering and business, crossing the boundaries of each discipline to gain new insights and learn how to innovate? Our new programme Business Engineering is for students with a pioneering spirit and will train you for exciting jobs that combine business and new technologies.
As a data science and knowledge engineering student, you'll study computer science, mathematics and artificial intelligence. You look for ways to turn data into knowledge. This knowledge can be used to solve problems in fields such as healthcare, logistics and robotics.
Digital Society is a new bachelor's programme that will address current and imminent transformations induced by digital technologies in domains including the arts and cultural production, politics and governance, healthcare and science, education, the economy and communication.
Dutch law provides an excellent foundation for a job as a legal professional. You learn how to interpret large quantities of legal texts and how to apply them to practical issues. Thanks to the broad scope of the programme, it is a flexible springboard for a job in the legal field, business, banking or insurance. Perhaps you could even become an ambassador.
This programme information is only offered in Dutch.
As an econometrics student, you combine economics and computer science with management and statistical techniques to create an indispensable, in-demand skill-set that companies around the world are seeking.
In the Economics and Business Economics programme, you’ll learn how to use economic theories and tools to manage and operate businesses more effectively. The skills you develop will prepare you to work in a variety of fields, such as healthcare, IT, engineering and research.
The European Law School bachelor’s programme combines courses on European and international law with courses on the legal systems of different EU member states. It covers these topics in more depth than any other international law programme in Europe. You’ll be trained in legal skills, such as presenting, mooting and pleading a case. You’ll also gain a thorough command of legal English.
European Public Health is about prolonging life, preventing disease, protecting health while promoting healthy living to all Europeans through the organised efforts of society. It bridges the gap between health sciences, and EU and national healthcare policies.
European Studies is an interdisciplinary bachelor’s programme that focuses on the cultural, historical, political and social aspects of Europe and the ongoing European integration process. The programme covers international developments both in the European Union and in a wider, global context. You will be trained to become a critical thinker who can understand, analyse and explain complex problems at the European level from various disciplinary perspectives.
Fiscal Economics teaches you to combine economics, accountancy, management and law so you can analyse the effects of taxes on national and international economies. Your independence, confidence and critical thinking skills will be a great asset in a career as a tax advisor, tax consultant or tax inspector. And with the ongoing shortage in Fiscal Economists, your career perspectives will be excellent.
Global Studies trains students to understand and develop solutions for complex global issues. You learn to understand global challenges from a variety of perspectives coming from various disciplines. Afterwards you can pursue a career path that allows you to contribute to solving important social challenges.
Health Sciences is a broad bachelor’s programme that focusses on the relation between health and other factors such as behaviour, nutrition, the environment, social surroundings, biology, digital techology and healthcare. The career paths you could pursue vary widely, ranging from policy making or project management to communications or consultation.
*** As of September 2019 we offer a new specialisation: Digital Technology and Care ***
In the International Business programme, you’ll learn about the strategy, resources and management required to run a business. You’ll also develop the professional skills to put business ideas into practice, such as teamwork, conflict resolution, leadership and presentation skills.
In the Maastricht Science Programme, you’ll have the space to explore the natural sciences and to build a unique academic profile based on your personal interests and goals. Each semester, with the help of your academic advisor, you select from courses in biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, neuroscience and various interdisciplinary fields such as biomedical engineering and entrepreneurship.
At Maastricht University, the bachelor’s in Medicine is very practical; you’ll come in contact with real patients in the early stages of your studies. In the skillslab, you’ll also practice medical skills, such as how to give a patient bad news. After completing a master’s in Medicine, you can call yourself a medical doctor and then you can specialise, for example, as a surgeon or pediatrician.
In the bachelor’s programme in Psychology, you'll learn about the mental processes of humans, including memory, language, thinking and perception. You'll also use an MRI scanner to measure brain activity as a source for our behaviour. This unique combination ensures that you develop a broad professional perspective.
Fiscal lawyers are not just specialised in tax law, they also receive an introduction in other areas of law, such as private and public law. You'll advise multinationals, self-employed entrepreneurs and associations about the legal aspects of the tax system.
This programme information is only offered in Dutch.
UCM is an honours Liberal Arts & Sciences programme for highly motivated students. You can choose from more than 150 different courses in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Sciences. Based on your personal goals and interests and with the support of your academic advisor, you build your own curriculum which leads to an internationally recognised bachelor’s degree.
University College Venlo (UCV) is unique. You follow your interests and select your own courses. This enables you to study issues related to health, nutrition and business in an interdisciplinary manner. It has been recognised that food can be regarded as medicine and that food can be used in either the prevention or the treatment of various chronic diseases.