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.

Our offer on Canvas

UM Career Services is committed to providing help to students to develop the knowledge, skills and personal attributes they will need to gain suitable employment. You can find more information about our offer in our Canvas course ('Employability & Wellbeing').

Employability Portal

On the Employability Portal, you can find a broad range of opportunities to improve your employability skills. These include the best vacancy search engines, interesting internet tools and upcoming (networking) events of both internal and external parties.

A job that suits you

You cannot do without self-knowledge when you want to plan your career. You will need self-understanding in order to find out which job suits you. It's important to know what you are good at and what you need.

 This video can help you do that.

You can also increase your self-knowledge by using our career modules, following a workshop or booking an advisory meeting with a peer student or a counsellor at UM Career Services:

UM Career Services

Postal address

Maastricht University
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UM Career Services