• bear doctors

    Sick toys treated by bear doctors


    For the 18th time, the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations (IFMSA) organised the Teddy Bear Hospital in Maastricht. More than 1100 young visitors came for a consultation, all with similar complaints: their stuffed toy had to be urgently diagnosed and treated.

  • Maxime Heyndrikx

    Maxime got an offer from Medtronic


    How do you prepare for life after university, or ‘working life’? Among other things, by participating in workshops at companies in the region through UM’s Master Yourself programme. Maxime Heyndrickx (master's student in Public Policy & Human Development) shares his story.

  • koken voor thuislozen

    Cooking for the homeless


    UM-studenten Carlotta, Emma, Julia en Alice cook for the addicted residents of the Domus houses managed by the Salvation Army.  

  • lifeboat off lesbos

    Kofi Annan, water polo, and the depths of human cruelty


    UM student Costas Georgiades on his efforts to help those who need it most - and on his experiences on Lesbos

  • Student Idea competition

    Rewarding smart ideas from students


    What do a radio station, support for psychological problems, a library of things, an app that contains all university activities and a chess club have in common? These are the five ideas that reached the final stage of the Student Idea Competition.

  • emerging markets

    New Master in Emerging Markets strengthens UM’s expertise


    Emerging Markets is the latest specialisation in the bachelor’s programmes in International Business and Economics & Business Economics at Maastricht University. New as it may be, it is already popular. It has even spurred on the development of a follow-up programme to be launched next autumn: the Master in Economics and Strategy in Emerging Markets.

  • Indian delegation visits FHML/MUMC+


    MUMC+ presents eHealth applications to Indian delegation

  • Blade Runner Noah

    The new Blade Runner comes from Maastricht


    Meet the new Blade Runner: Noah Mbuyamba, first-year medical student from Maastricht.

  • Center for Integrative Neuroscience launched


    CIN new interfaculty cooperation for Integrative Neuroscience launched

  • MaasX verkiezingsdebat

    High attendance at MaasX election debate


    Should the turnout of students in this month’s municipal elections be anywhere near as high as at last night’s event, then the organisers of the MaasX debate will be doubly pleased.

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