Before your studies begin

Please make sure to start all of your preparations on time once you've decided that you'd like to to study at UM.  It doesn't matter whether you're from the Netherlands or abroad, both the admission and registration process and finding a room will require time and effort.

Admission & Registration

You'll have to apply to become a student at Maastricht University. The application process consists of a number of steps. Read more

Applying for a bachelor's programme
Applying for a master's programme
Cancelling your application

Tuition fees

As a student, you'll naturally be required to pay a tuition fee. How much you will be asked to pay depends on several factors. Read more

Tuition fees UM bachelor's
Tuition fees UM master's
Explanation tuition fees
When should you pay?

Living in Maastricht

Are you going be moving to Maastricht? Or will you keep living where you live now? Find out more about the things you'll need to arrange. Read more

Finding suitable accommodation
Moving and registering in the municipality where you live
Housing Helpdesk

Coming to Maastricht University from abroad

Coming from abroad to study in Maastricht is a major step. Maastricht University is happy to help you with your preparations. Read more

Grants for incoming students
Visa and residence permit
Welcome package for international students
UM Guesthouse
Opening a Dutch bank account

Programme brochures

Information about programmes can be found on this site. You can also download our brochures, or request a hardcopy by mail.

Requesting brochures

Contact Student Services Centre

Visitors' Centre

Postal address

Maastricht University
Student Services Centre