Maastricht University Master’s Event in Brussels: Investing in your future career
Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Experience Maastricht University in Brussels: find out more about one of the most international universities in Europe, immerse yourself in your programme of choice, and explore our beautiful city. During the Campus Brussels Master’s Event, staff, students and alumni will answer your questions and share their experience of UM and life in Maastricht. Take a stroll through our information market, discover the different Master’s programmes, and find more information on application procedures and what it is like to live in Maastricht.
“If you want to prepare for a career in Brussels in whatever EU role you aspire, European Public Affairs is an ideal starting point.” (Ilaria Povesan, Student Ambassador European Public Affairs, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences)
Maastricht University (UM) is known for its International Classroom and unique, small-scale approach to teaching: Problem-Based Learning. PBL nurtures skills relevant to the labour market of the 21st century, such as independence, critical thinking, initiative, curiosity and creativity as well as soft skills. Under the guidance of our experienced tutors, you analyse and solve relevant, complex problems in small international groups.
“This programme provides me with all the necessary tools to pursue a career in the legal field or business world. Besides a strong theoretical basis to broaden my understanding of companies, the programme offers me the opportunity to develop practical skills which are essential for anyone’s professional career.” (Bram Krikken, Master Recht en Arbeid, specialisatie Arbeid & Onderneming, Faculty of Law)
Information sessions start at 11h30, 12h30 and 13h30. First, there will be a word of welcome by Christine Neuhold, Director of UM Campus Brussels. She will tell you a few things about Maastricht University, its master’s programmes and the Problem-Based Learning model. During the sessions, be sure to put your questions to UM students and alumni. They will be able to tell you more about their experiences at Maastricht University and about life as a student in the most international student city in the Netherlands.
“Good communication skills in combination with a practical mind-set will make me a better doctor and person. Hospitals need professionals who offer more than only knowledge.” (Hanne Verberght, Master Geneeskunde, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences)
You can visit the information market before and after each information session. It will offer you specific details about the master’s programmes, the admission requirements and practical matters such as hunting for a student room, for example. The information market will be open from 11:00 to 15:00. Fill in the form to receive more information and to register for the event.