Overview of student organisations in Maastricht

This page offers an overview of student organisations that are managed by students of Maastricht University. They are open for you to join. These organisations act under their own responsibility.

The organisations are listed by type:

Study(-related) organisations

Name Type of organisation
Aperture study association Maastricht Science Programme (MSP)
ASAP  study association MSc Sustainability, Science and Policy
AsKlepiOs  study association MSc, MD Physician - Clinical Investigator
Business Psychology Society (BPS)  istudy association Business Psychology Society (BPS)
DEMOS  study association MSc Public Policy and Human Development 
ELSA  study association Faculty of Law
EUnitas  study association European Public Health
FIRST Maastricht  study association for Tax Law and Fiscal Economics students
Global Studies Community  study association for BSc Global Studies students
SA Helix  study association Biomedical Sciences
MFA Placebo  study association Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience
MSV Incognito  study association for Knowledge Engineering
Mustangh foundation  study association Faculty of Health and Medicine
MSV Pulse  study association for medical students
MSV Santé  study association for Health Sciences
JFV Ouranos  study association for Law
Pleitgenootschap Gaius study association for Law
Research Project Maastricht  research in emerging markets all over the world
SCOPE  official study association of the SBE
VECTUM  study association Econometrics and Operations Research
of the School of Business & Economics

Maastricht Finance Society 

corporate finance study association of the SBE
UCM Universalis  study association University College Maastricht (UCM)
ISA Umami international study association Health Food Innovation Management, Venlo
SoFaSoS  student organisation for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences


Student representation

Name Type of organisation
DOPE  Student representation for University Council and Faculty Council
FASoS  Student representation for University Council and Faculty Council FASoS
KAN  Student representation for University Council and Faculty Council
NOVUM  Student representation for University Council and Faculty Council
SHAPE  Student representation for University Council and Faculty Council FHML
and FPN


Student (social) associations

Name Type of organisation
Circumflex  Student association
c.s.v. Lux ad Mosam  Christian student association
Onafhankelijk Maastricht  Association of independent fraternities and sororities
KOKO  Student association
M.S.V. Tragos  Student association
M.S.R.V. Saurus  Student association
Muslim Student Association Nour (MSA) Student association
S.A. Fugax  Non-traditional student association for (inter)national students who are interested in social and leisure activities



Name Type of organisation
Allicht  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Kalypso  Independent, international sorority
O.M.H. Cerberus  Independent fraternity
O.H.D. Chic Sat  Independent fraternity
Diablo  Independent sorority
e Causa Ignota  Independent medical fraternity
EMOD Kokkepel  Independent sorority
ExpresZo  Independent sorority
Femmes-Tastiques  Independent sorority
Floreciente  Independent medical sorority
Heerendispuut Lucifer  Independent fraternity
Hesperides  Independent sorority
M.D.D. Ex Aequo  Independent sorority
M.H.D. Epicurus  Independent fraternity
M.H.D. Extravaganza  Independent fraternity
M.H.V. Abraxas  Independent fraternity
Misspuut Pandora  Independent sorority
M.J.D.D. Victoria  Independent sorority
O.M.G.M. Max  Independent sorority
Nucleus Durus  Independent fraternity
O.D.D. Amicitia  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Les Sacripantes  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Medusa  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Missdaad  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Schanulleke  Independent sorority
O.H.D. Bonobo  Independent fraternity
O.H.D. Prometheus  Independent fraternity
O.H.D. Spiritus Vitalis Independent fraternity
O.H.M. Hyperion  Independent fraternity
O.H.M. Que Pasa  Independent fraternity
O.M.S.G. Plutarchus  Independent fraternity
O.D.D. Bon'Aparte  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Pink Wins  Independent sorority
O.H.D. Silenus  Independent fraternity
Perikles  Independent fraternity
Qui vive  Independent sorority
O.D.D. Sororitas  Independent sorority


Internationally oriented organisations

Name Type of organisation
AEGEE  international students association
AIESEC Maastricht  international students association
Cosmopolitan Student Association Maastricht (COSA)  international students association
Erasmus Student Network  organisation for international students and exchange students


IFMSA-Maastricht  the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations
JEF Maastricht  young European federalists students Maastricht
Maasliberty  Maastricht students for liberty
Mi Casa, Tu Casa Maastricht  Latin Americans and Latin American enthusiasts
Philia Sorority Maastricht  international sorority in Maastricht
Rhetorica  debating society Maastricht
UAEM-Maastricht  universities allied for essential medicines
UNSA  United Nations student association Maastricht
USTM  Unicef student team Maastricht


Career and extracurricular skills

Naam Soort organisatie
European Careers Association Maastricht (ECA)  leadership, career support and networking
Eloquentia Maastricht public speaking and debating
Enactus  Entrepreneurial, Action, Us
EU Careers Studentambassadeur  introducing students to EU careers
Integrand Maastricht  internship mediation and academic career counselling
UniPartners Maastricht  academic advice office
START Maastricht  fostering entrepreneurial thinking among students and enabling them to act on their entrepreneurial talent
Stichting Jurist in Bedrijf  providing Maastricht law students with career opportunities within national and international professional and business circles


Sustainability oriented organisations

Name Type of organisation
Extinction Rebellion Maastricht  Grassroots movement in UK and NL
Foodsharing  Reducing food waste by sharing left overs
Fossil Free Maastricht  Encouraging institutions to divest from the fossil fuel industry
GECCO  Make UCM more sustainable
Green Office  Pioneering sustainability education on an global level.
KAN  Klimaat Actie Netwerk - coalition of local organisations
Love Foundation Maastricht  Open network of artists and activists
Pine UCM  Pluralism in economics
Precious Plastics  Creating a workspace where we reuse the plastic we collect in Maastricht to create new, useful products
Maastricht for Climate   Organises the climate marches and works on climate education


Good causes

Naam Soort organisatie
Amnesty International Maastricht (AIMS)  student chapter of Amnesty International
Effective Altruism Maastricht  striving to do the most good possible, primarily through helping students find impactful careers
Maastricht goes to Calais   advocating and collecting donations for displaced people in Northern France
Ragweek  charitable work
Red Cross student desk Maastricht  student desk Red Cross Maastricht
Students Fight Cancer  students commit to cancer research at MUMC+


Cultural clubs

Name Type of organisation
Alles is Drama  Student theatre association
Mosaïek Magazine  Interdisciplinary cultural magazine
MSDV Let's dance  Dance club
Tuna Universitaria de Maastricht  Traditional Spanish music
Tuna Femenina De Maastricht   Traditional Spanish and Portuguese  music
University choir  University choir
University Orchestra  University orchestra
Vinum Maastricht  Wine and Cuisine Club:
cultural exchange via food and wine



Name Type of organisation
Dionyx  Organisation for LGBT youth and students in Limburg, part of the COC
Free Palestine Maastricht  Advocating freedom and justice for the people of occupied Palestine - anticolonial, antiracist, intersectional
INTERNaction  An initiative for finding human rights
Kaleido  International student community
Maastricht Student Union Advocating for student interests in Maastricht
Mens Achter de Patiënt (MAP)  Mens Achter de Patiënt (MAP) is a student initiative born at Maastricht University that provides annual educational modules for students of Maastricht University, more specifically those of the FHML, in collaboration with patients from the region. 
Studenten Rechtshulp Student legal aid
Taskforce qrs Maastricht Reanimation training
IJAR Maastricht Jewish student union
uniMIND Maastricht  Academic journal club dedicated to psychedelic research
UnliMited Network For and by students with disabilities, chronic conditions, neurodiversity and psychological distress
Vegan Student Association Maastricht (VSA)  Student association for vegans