University College Maastricht

Rankings & recognition

  • UCM is the #2 Liberal Arts and Sciences programme in the Netherlands: Keuzegids

    UCM has been ranked as the #2 Liberal Arts and Sciences programme in the Dutch University Guide: Keuzegids 2022 with a score of 83 points making it a top rated programme.

    Here is how UCM scored in the areas that were evaluated:

    Top rated programme 2022
    Above national average National average Below national average
    4-year completion rate (++) Advancement to year 2 (o)  
    Contents (++)    
    Teachers(+)    
    Assessment (+)    
    Career preparation (+)    
    Atmosphere (+)    
    Expert evaluation (4,5/5 stars)    

    The Keuzegids Universiteiten offers rankings of all bachelor’s programmes in the Netherlands. These rankings are based on the results from the Dutch National Student Survey, combined with expert evaluations. The Keuzegids Universiteiten is published annually by the Dutch Higher Education Information Centre. It is an independent publication that allows you to compare all accredited bachelor’s programmes in the Netherlands.

    Learn more by visiting the Keuzegids website (in Dutch)