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To get to know us and our programmes, we offer you the latest news, interviews and stories about the MaastrichtMBA. Grab a cup of coffee, relax and read all our stories.

 

Katrin Muff is a Professor of Practice in Sustainability & Leadership at LUISS Business School in Rome. She is also the Director of the Institute for Business Sustainability in Luzern. Professor Muff is a respected thought leader in the field of organisational transformation towards business...

It’s raining cats and dogs on a chilly February afternoon. But inside the classroom nobody seems to notice. Professor Rudolf Müller is explaining new algorithmic techniques that will improve the use of data for better decision-making. Students are listening attentively, taking notes on their laptops...

Maastricht University's School of Business and Economics (SBE) was admitted as a new member of GMAC at the end of 2019. GMAC is the organisation behind the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) exam. Both SBE and UMIO’s MaastrichtMBA have been using this admission exam for...

The Leading Strategic Change module is a special module in our Executive MBA programme. Our students come together in a thought-provoking off-campus environment in Belgium for an intensive educational week. They learn how to open up to possibilities not yet imagined, stay open minded when...

Sunday January 26, 2020 Try out a real live EuroMBA Online class webinar for yourself! The EuroMBA Online Experience allows you to get acquainted with our innovative learning methods and unique online educational atmosphere by becoming a student in an actual MBA course of our EuroMBA...

Monday January 20, 2020 With the EuroMBA Online Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned EuroMBA Online track. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent,...

Sunday February 16, 2020 Try out a real live EuroMBA Online class webinar for yourself! The EuroMBA Online Experience allows you to get acquainted with our innovative learning methods and unique online educational atmosphere by becoming a student in an actual MBA course of our EuroMBA...

Sunday February 23, 2020 Try out a real live EuroMBA Online class webinar for yourself! The EuroMBA Online Experience allows you to get acquainted with our innovative learning methods and unique online educational atmosphere by becoming a student in an actual MBA course of our EuroMBA...

Monday March 30, 2020 With the MaastrichtMBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned programme. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and grow as...

Monday May 11, 2020 With the Executive MBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned Executive MBA track. Dr. Boris Blumberg, MaastrichtMBA Director, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and...

Monday September 21, 2020 Try out a class for yourself! The Executive MBA Class Experience allows you to get acquainted with our innovative learning methods and unique educational atmosphere by becoming a student in an actual MBA course of our Executive MBA track for one afternoon....

Thursday October 8, 2020 With the MaastrichtMBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned programme. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and grow as...

Each year, MaastrichtMBA produces graduates who go on to lead and inspire colleagues and organisations, drive forward positive change and create a meaningful impact in the world. This year was no exception, and an impressive 19 MBA students donned their mortarboards and gowns and took...

Maastricht radiates a unique international atmosphere, largely because of the many students, tourists and businesses stemming from all corners of the world. It is a place with a unique energy and dynamism that you won’t experience anywhere else in Europe. The culture and history shine...

In March, Jeroen Duijsinx, started as the new Programme Manager at MaastrichtMBA. He is responsible for the marketing activities of the programme. Now a couple of months in the role, it is finally time to introduce our new kid on the block. Jeroen switched jobs...

Starting this MBA course is, for many students, like being the new kid on the block again. Of course, everyone has done their time at University, whether it’s a bachelor’s, masters or PhD programme. Since that time of formal learning, these students will have gained...

Forty-four students representing over 26 nationalities and 68 organisations across the globe descended on Maastricht on 20 May for the MaastrichtMBA educational week, Entrepreneurship and New Business Development. The week provides an intense and interactive 42 hours of teaching and learning from Monday to Friday,...

Thursday September 26, 2019 To be eligible for admission, you should have at least a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university, five or more years of relevant work experience obtained, and you must be proficient in English. Based on the weight of your admission file and...

Monday November 4, 2019 With the MaastrichtMBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned MBA programme. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of the MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and...

Monday November 4, 2019 Are you ready to embark on your unique learning journey with the MaastrichtMBA? Do not hesitate to fill in the application form. The application deadline for the start in February is November 4. We are happy to welcome you to the MaastrichtMBA...

Monday July 8, 2019 With the MaastrichtMBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned MBA programme. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of the MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and...

Tuesday May 21, 2019 Try out a class for yourself! The MBA class experience allows you to get acquainted with our innovative learning methods and unique educational atmosphere by becoming a student in an actual MBA course for one afternoon. This is also a perfect way...

Each year between April 1st and June 30th, MBA students who work in the educational field can apply for the “Lerarenbeurs” from DUO – the educational execution agency for the Dutch ministry of Education, Culture and Science. Click on this link, access the DUO website and...

We are proud to announce that UMIO’s MaastrichtMBA ranks 13th globally according to the renowned CEO Magazine’s Global Executive MBA Ranking 2019. This top ranking reconfirms the high-quality level of education and the prominent global status of the MaastrichtMBA. Showcase for top business schools CEO Magazine has...

On Thursday 31st January, Ron Albers successfully completed the MaastrichtMBA by defending his Business Consulting Project (BCP). Ron defended his BCP ‘Regulatory Fit of Rabobank’s Employability Tools’ to his assessors Melvyn Harmstra and Julia Kensbock. We are very proud of Ron and would like to congratulate...

Monday April 1, 2019 With the MaastrichtMBA Click & Connect, you can join us from the couch for an interactive webinar about our renowned MBA programme. Dr. Boris Blumberg, Director of the MaastrichtMBA, will be discussing how you can advance your career, develop your talent, and...

The MaastrichtMBA Weeks Abroad: Broadening Horizons, Setting Itself Apart “The week in Orshof changed my entire managerial style.” Maastricht University is renowned for reaching across borders. Its international focus is certainly beyond dispute in the School of Business and Economics and, most notably, in the School’s MaastrichtMBA programme....

The MaastrichtMBA International Week: Broadening Horizons, Setting Itself Apart The University of Maastricht is renowned for looking, and working, across borders. Its international focus is certainly clear to see in the Business School and, most notably, at MaastrichtMBA. And the epitome of that understanding is clear to...

Learning from your fellow students, a talk between Susanne and Carlos Susanne de Vaal (38) started at the MaastrichtMBA in December 2016, with a highly inspirational Introduction weekend, followed by her first module in February 2017. She’s currently working towards her graduation next year. Her experience in the...

On Monday, June 25, Jaroslav Vlček completed the MBA successfully by defending his BCP. The BCP topic of Jaroslav was “How to become a Customer of Choice through Creative Procurement”. His assessors were Boris Blumberg, Nadine Kiratli and Frank Rozemeijer. We would like to congratulate Jaroslav again and wish...

Innovative thinking is an important part of the MaastrichtMBA program, in particular through the module ‘Sustaining Competitive Advantage’. In this module, UMIO’s Service Science Factory (SSF) provides participants with the necessary mind-set, processes and tools to improve the innovation capacity of their organisation. This is far from a...

We’re happy to share the news that the MaastrichtMBA has been granted NVAO accreditation (by the nederlands-vlaamse accreditatieorganisatie). On top of the existing international Triple Crown accreditation of AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA, this confirms that UMIO’s MaastrichtMBA is among the best in the world. The NVAO...

The MaastrichtMBA is designed around a smart bundle of eight holistic business themes you can cover in any order – an excellent solution for ambitious professionals who sometimes just need to prioritise work above study. For each module that comes along, simply choose whether you...

Looking for a high quality MBA in Europe? As a student of the MaastrichtMBA, you will embark on a unique learning journey at a business school accredited by the three leading international quality assurance bodies: AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. This “Triple Crown” accreditation is granted...

Bienvenida! Benvenuto! Karibu! 歡迎! добро пожаловать! The MaastrichtMBA is home to students from ALL OVER THE WORLD. We have 28 nationalities represented in our programme. Our corporate network is a melting pot of almost 60 global employers, public and private, profit and non-profit. Once you...

Eager to start your MBA? Give it a try first! Become an MBA student for one afternoon by joining us for the MaastrichtMBA Class Experience. Attending this event is also a perfect way to meet current participants and teaching faculty. After the session, there will...

 High-quality, international, personal, interactive, varied and complete… that is how participants describe their MaastrichtMBA learning journey! Our part-time MBA is a two-year executive MBA programme that focuses on responsible leadership. In this context we actively stimulate you to develop skills to lead yourself, your team...