Maastricht  School of Management

Maastricht School of Management

Maastricht School of Management is an international higher education institution focusing on postgraduate management and incorporated as an independent non-profit foundation 

Top reasons to study here

  • MSM is recognized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture in the Netherlands as a Dutch-based legal entity for higher education.
  • All degrees for education and research carry prestigious foreign accreditations such as AMBA, IACBE, ACBSP and ATHEA.
  • MSM strives to provide to all its students both in the Netherlands and abroad a quality educational experience.



Maastricht School of Management (MSM) grew out of the Research Institute for Management that was established in Delft in 1952. 


MSM offers prestigious management degree programs such as the Master in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA), Executive MBA (EMBA), Online MBA and Master of Science (MSc) programs on Management & Engineering. In addition, MSM provides a wide range of certificate and diploma based short Executive programs.


MSM’ research is an integral part of the mission of MSM. The Research Department responsible for our DBA program, in collaboration and in coordination with the International Projects and Consultancies Department, steers and supports the research of faculty and students to enable MSM to achieve its mission. In doing so, MSM aims to conduct, co-ordinate, commission, publish, apply and disseminate research that


  • At MSM, we believe that each person’s unique history, talents, skills and dreams should be explored and developed to help each student find a career fit that will ensure that they can be the best version of themselves in their work. Self-development and learning how to have a healthy, sustainable work-life balance is also a strong focus of MSM’s career service philosophy.
  • Students are provided products and services that will allow them to boost their career and personal advancement.
  • Students are encouraged and welcome to visit the Career Service department at any time. 

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Student services


Housing services

  • Aparthotel Randwyck

Aparthotel Randwyck is located next to MSM, offers student rooms, hotel rooms and shared apartments. Please contact the Aparthotel for availability and prices.

  • The Student Hotel Maastricht

Several locations in the Netherlands as well as other cities in Europe. The Student Hotel has opened a brand new hotel in Maastricht in 2017, the hotel is located in the Sphinxkwartier (center of Maastricht).

  • Housing XL

Rental Agency Network. Students can consult the website to view available rooms and apartments in Maastricht, the website can be viewed in English and can be filtered on all furnished accommodations.

Library services

  • The MSM Information Center is a sophisticated multi-functional resource center. Students have access to a wealth of knowledge that can be applied to every aspect of their study. The Information Center features the most advanced online knowledge tools. 
  • The Information Center specializes in English language literature in the field of management, finance, information technology, operations etc.

ICT services

  • The Information Center is equipped with 10 multimedia pc‹s with internet access and many software applications. Students can use their laptops to access the MSM computer network. Scanning and printing facilities are also available.


All our degrees for education and research carry prestigious foreign accreditations such as AMBA, IACBE, ACBSP and ATHEA. These are offered in Maastricht and in selected locations abroad, with reputable partner institutions.

Our MBA programs which are offered in the Netherlands also carry the NVAO accreditation.

Student Reviews

Online MBA designed for busy schedule jobs
Ranim El Yaman rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was one of the best experience for me. I was a working mom for 6months baby girl and managed to finish my courses within two years. The program I think is the best for any working mother. You can set your best free time during the day to focus on your assignments. The administration were very helpful and motivated me to continue and never give up. The courses are mainly...

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was a very nice experience and study portal website always gives me a help and its really appreciated.

Short Course Digital government
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

that is the good Schools for Short Training course , i got full Scholarship by MENA Scholarship from Netherlands, I get more information about this Course then after that come back my country then take course about E-government.

Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands

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