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.
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.
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.