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European Studies

Maastricht University

36 months
9200 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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At European Studies from Maastricht University you will explore Europe and European integration using insights and methods from history, political science, international relations, law, economics, philosophy, and sociology. 


European Studies from Maastricht University trains you to become a critical thinker who can understand, analyse and explain complex current problems at the European level from various disciplinary perspectives. You can use this expertise to work in European institutions, public administration, management and consultancy.


European Studies graduates often find work in:  

  • European government / institutions
  • Consultancy
  • Public administration
  • Business and finance
  • Education
  • Research
  • Management
  • Policy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Institutional Law of the EU
  • Language & Professional Skills: Negotiation skills
  • Policy Domains. Analyzing the European Policy Process
  • International Relations: Contemporary Issues and Actors 
  • Placing Europe: Cities, Regions, Borders
  • Comparative Politics and Government 
  • International Economics 
  • Making a European Market

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • VWO diploma or an international equivalent
  • Letter of motivation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • English proficiency
  • A recent passport picture 
  • A copy of your valid passport or your EU/EEA identity card
  • A copy of your most recent list of grades and a copy of your diploma if you have obtained it.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9200 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Maastricht

700 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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