Your career

Your time at Maastricht University is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience and develop the skills you’ll need to start a successful professional career. Make the most out of your studies, strengthen your employability and make yourself sought after by graduate recruiters.

UM offers students a broad range of opportunities to improve their employability skills. These include activities organised by the faculties and study associations as well as support from the UM Library and the Student Services Centre.

Your career

Maastricht University is committed to providing students with the knowledge, skills and personal attributes they’ll need to gain suitable employment. Students can find personalised advice in our Student Portal.

Here are some examples of what's on offer in the portal:

Career advice

How to find the right balance between professional skills, personal ambitions and employers' demands. Read more.

Quick Career Advice
Career advice
Starting your own business  
Walk-in Career Advice  

 

Develop competencies

Many opportunities to improve employability skills and learn to become a successful candidate. Read more.

Lectures, workshops and training courses
Simulation job interview
Self help

Find work

Information about how to explore the job market, gain experience, expand your network and find vacancies. Read more.

UM Vacancy Board  
Overview Career Links
Tips & tools

UM Career Services

Postal address

Maastricht University
​Student Services Centre
UM Career Services