Training offer

for your personal and professional development

Besides your studies, there are numerous opportunities for personal and professional development. For example, you can learn to deal with procrastination, discover which job suits you best or prepare for your first job interview. The training offer of the Personal & Professional Development department support you in this.

  • All training courses are taught in English and consist of single sessions unless otherwise indicated.
  • Our offer is intended for all UM students who can participate in the training offer free of charge until 6 months after graduation. We refer PhD students please refer to the Staff Career Centre.
  • Online training courses are facilitated via Zoom. Trainings organised on location take place at the Student Service Centre (Bonnefantenstraat 2).
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Schedule and registration

We offer the following trainings:

ADHD and/or Autism
Boost your self-confidence
Contract negotiation
Coping with emotions
Digital wellbeing
Discover your competences
Entering the labour market with a disability and/or chronic disease
Entrepreneurship as a career path
Fear of failure (series of three sessions)
From procrastination to effective time management
Giftedness (series of four sessions)
Giftedness (peer-to-peer session)
Improve your decision-making
Introduction to fear of failure
Loss & mourning (series of four sessions)
Meditation class
Mindfulness (series of three sessions)
Networking skills
Preparing for a job interview
Presentation skills
Positive health
Using LinkedIn
Stress management
Teambuilding for board members*
Vacancy search
Writing a powerful application letter
Writing your CV
When a family member has a mental illness (support group)

*This workshop is exclusively for boards of student and study organisations. Please contact us via and check the available dates for this workshop.