Governance and Leadership in European Public Health

Do health policies intrigue you, and are you fascinated by the EU? Are you interested in why European health guidelines work in one country but not another? Then Governance and Leadership European Public Health might just be the programme for you. This unique programme provides you with the background and skills to analyse public health systems throughout Europe. Upon graduation, you’ll be able to prepare, support and monitor high-level decision-making processes in European institutions, in government, and in public and private organisations. The programme will equip you with all the training you need to pursue as a health policy maker, but careers in research will also be open to you. Read more >


Also available as a double degree programme

Mariam Shokralla, master’s student in Governance and Leadership in European Public Health

Ask a student

Meet Mariam: the student ambassador for the master's in Governance and Leadership in European Public Health.
She has a Facebook page and an Insta account on which she shares her experiences about the programme, life in Maastricht, and much more. You can also contact her with your questions about the programme and about (student) life in Maastricht; she's happy to help you with your study choice, as previous student ambassadors helped her with hers.

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  • There is still so much to gain: introducing programmes, raising awareness
    Natalie Kafi (Germany), Governance and Leadership in European Public Health
  • It’s exciting to be in the middle of all the changes taking place in policy-making nowadays
    Mariam Shokralla (Egypt) - Governance and Leadership in European Public Health
  • I would like to do a PhD in an international academic environment. In this way I can apply everything I've learned and develop longterm projects that really benefit the greater good
    Michelle Panting (Honduras), Governance and Leadership in European Public Health


Distinctive Quality Feature Internationalisation

Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO)

European Public Health awarded Certificate for Quality in Internationalisation

European Consortium for Accreditation in higher education (ECA)

UM is the fifth best young university in the world

Times Higher Education '250 Under 50'

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