Take charge of your summer

Maastricht
Summer School

Maastricht Summer School (MSS) was founded in 2012 and offers courses in a variety of fields and disciplines. Our courses are geared towards students at undergraduate/bachelor level, graduate/master level and professionals.

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Our Courses

We offer courses in the summer period that are complementary to the traditional educational focus areas of the university. Maastricht Summer School increases the accessibility of knowledge accumulated at Maastricht University to anyone interested and does so at an academic level representative of the university’s drive for excellence. To discover the many options, have a look below.

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Reviews

What our students thought of their 2022 summer school experience.

“A high educational standard, inspiring professors, and an international classroom with professionals and students from all walks of life. A great addition to your summer!”

Max Mutsaers

Geopolitical Scenario Planning

“Maastricht Summer School was such an absolutely incredible experience in all aspects. The team was so warm and welcoming. The classroom was diverse and dynamic with students from around the world. Dr Hodges truly had an amazing ability to bring theoretical concepts to life and spark a passion in us all. Maastricht is also such a beautiful city to explore. I am so grateful for this opportunity and would highly recommend it to anyone who is interested.”

Chelsea Smyth

Psychology in our World

“A great team, very fast answers and support! You get to know cool people from different countries! Maastricht is also a beautiful city with good travel connections for weekend trips.”

Silvia Leitner

Positive Psychology

“The MSS provided me with an invaluable experience during my PhD research. Having the ability to converse with others undertaking similar research, while gaining new insight through the classes and lectures under Leonhardt’s tuition was definitely a high point for me.”

Stephen Goulding

Critical Discourse Analysis of Media Representations

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