36 months
12800 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


University College Venlo (UCV) at Maastricht University offers you the opportunity to focus on health, nutrition and business in an interdisciplinary manner.  

Visit the official programme website for more information


You design your own curriculum by choosing from a broad range of courses from the Social sciences (e.g. psychology, sociology, economics, health management, public health or law) and Life sciences (e.g. biology, chemistry and informatics and physiology). For example, you can study the topic Nutritional Pharmacotherapy (medicine 2.0) together with Social Psychology.

With the help of your personal academic advisor, you build a tailor-made bachelor's programme, perfectly adapted to the master’s programme or professional position you aim for.

Your future after University College Venlo (UCV) at Maastricht University  

After three years at UCV and 180 ECTS, you will qualify for an international recognized Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree. After graduating, you can continue a broad range of master’s programmes in the Netherlands or abroad. In addition, with the close links to businesses and a focus on applying knowledge you have gained at UCV, you will also be well prepared to start your professional career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modelling Nature 
  • Globalisation: World Politics and Economics 
  • World Orientation: An Introduction to Cultural Studies 
  • Philosophy of Science 
  • Cognitive Psychology    
  • European Food Law 
  • International Macroeconomics 

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

Prospective students with a Dutch diploma

If you have one of the diplomas stated below then, in principle, you are directly admissible:

  • Dutch VWO-diploma
  • HBO or OU propaedeutic diploma
  • ​HBO-diploma  

Prospective students with a non-Dutch diploma

If you have a non-Dutch diploma that is equivalent to the Dutch VWO diploma, you are - in principle - admissible to this programme. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12800 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 Venlo

780 - 1160 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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