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Maastricht School of Management (MSM)

Location Maastricht School of Management, Maastricht Netherlands
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# 301-350

QS WUR Ranking By Subject
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Postgraduate programs

Maastricht School of Management (MSM) is one of the oldest and most international business schools in the Netherlands with a large network of students, alumni and partners across the globe.  MSM offers internationally accredited MBA programs - full-time MBA, part-time Executive MBA, Online MBA - and Master in Management degrees, and many shorter professional and executive courses. 

At MSM, you will share your study experience with fellow participants from many countries, professional backgrounds and areas of interest. Being part of such a diverse community offers you the opportunity to significantly expand your international network and to learn from fellow participants by exchanging knowledge and experience.  

As a boutique-styled and personally oriented business school, MSM provides you with a high service level throughout your study experience. Our dedicated faculty and staff are highly committed to contribute to your academic, professional and personal success.  

MSM offers you a special optional Career and Personal Development Track as part of our Master and MBA programs
Maastricht lies in the heart of Europe at the crossroad of three countries, at a close travel distance from major European cities like Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels and Frankfurt.  
MSM alumni occupy top positions in business, government and academia. 

Program reputation
The MBA of Maastricht School of Management is internationally accredited, which means you can be assured that the program meets high global standards. Three bodies that accredit MSM’s MBA programs around the world are AMBA, IACBE, and ACBSP. Only a select few business schools enjoy these. For instance, only 2% of business schools have the coveted AMBA accreditation. Additionally the full-time MBA and Executive MBA conducted in Maastricht and the Online MBA have NVAO accreditation. MSM holds institutional accreditation from ATHEA.
MSM’s MBA is ranked European Tier One MBA in the 2021 Global MBA ranking from CEO Magazine. Additionally it is ranked #1 in the Netherlands and #9 in Europe, according to Eduniversal’s 2021 Best Masters ranking and draws on MSM’s 65-year experience in management and business education. The MSM Executive MBA is ranked #5 in the world in the 2021 CEO Magazine Global MBA ranking, making it the best Executive MBA in the Netherlands. In the highly competitive Online MBA market, the MSM Online MBA is ranked in the top 10 worldwide according to the 2021 CEO Magazine Global MBA ranking. In 2014 and 2016, MSM was a finalist for the prestigious Association of MBA’s (AMBA) Innovation Award.

Maastricht School of Management (MSM) is one of the oldest and most international business schools in the Netherlands with a large network of students, alumni and partners across the globe.  MSM offers internationally accredited MBA programs - full-time MBA, part-time Executive MBA, Online MBA - and Master in Management degrees, and many shorter professional and executive courses. 

At MSM, you will share your study experience with fellow participants from many countries, professional backgrounds and areas of interest. Being part of such a diverse community offers you the opportunity to significantly expand your international network and to learn from fellow participants by exchanging knowledge and experience.  

As a boutique-styled and personally oriented business school, MSM provides you with a high service level throughout your study experience. Our dedicated faculty and staff are highly committed to contribute to your academic, professional and personal success.  

MSM offers you a special optional Career and Personal Development Track as part of our Master and MBA programs
Maastricht lies in the heart of Europe at the crossroad of three countries, at a close travel distance from major European cities like Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels and Frankfurt.  
MSM alumni occupy top positions in business, government and academia. 

Program reputation
The MBA of Maastricht School of Management is internationally accredited, which means you can be assured that the program meets high global standards. Three bodies that accredit MSM’s MBA programs around the world are AMBA, IACBE, and ACBSP. Only a select few business schools enjoy these. For instance, only 2% of business schools have the coveted AMBA accreditation. Additionally the full-time MBA and Executive MBA conducted in Maastricht and the Online MBA have NVAO accreditation. MSM holds institutional accreditation from ATHEA.
MSM’s MBA is ranked European Tier One MBA in the 2021 Global MBA ranking from CEO Magazine. Additionally it is ranked #1 in the Netherlands and #9 in Europe, according to Eduniversal’s 2021 Best Masters ranking and draws on MSM’s 65-year experience in management and business education. The MSM Executive MBA is ranked #5 in the world in the 2021 CEO Magazine Global MBA ranking, making it the best Executive MBA in the Netherlands. In the highly competitive Online MBA market, the MSM Online MBA is ranked in the top 10 worldwide according to the 2021 CEO Magazine Global MBA ranking. In 2014 and 2016, MSM was a finalist for the prestigious Association of MBA’s (AMBA) Innovation Award.

Rankings & ratings

QS WUR Ranking By Subject

  • 2018
    #201-250
  • 2019
    #251-300
  • 2020
    #251-300
  • 2021
    #301-350
  • 2022
    #301-350

Ranking criteria

64.6
Academic Reputation
56
Employer Reputation
49.6
Citations per Paper
53.1
H-index Citations

Available programs

The Master in Business Administration (MBA) of Maastricht School of Management is an experience in the essence of organizational leadership and entrepreneurial management in a fast-changing, multi-cultural and global business environment.

It is offered in three different formats to accommodate your needs:


Benefit from immediate results
Our MBA takes a practice-oriented approach, focusing on putting your newly gained knowledge and skills into your daily professional and personal life. Immediately from the first course you can apply what you have learned during the interactive lectures, practice-based assignments, work visits and guest lectures (on-campus MBA programs). You round off your MBA degree with a final project, either an academic research paper, a business plan or a business consultancy project. This will offer you the opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills directly to real business problems or issues which companies are facing today.

Customize your MBA
The MBA is generalist management program, but at MSM you can also challenge yourself by choosing from different specializations to fully align your MBA with your career ambitions or to develop yourself in a completely new area.

Develop your hard and soft skills to manage effectively and responsibly
Pursuing an MBA is more than just theory, it is also about developing your Soft Skills (sometimes referred to as ‘Complex Skills’). Throughout the MSM MBA program you will be challenged to develop skills in the area of intercultural communication, team leadership and collaboration, critical thinking, creativity, problem solving, self-awareness, resilience and time management. Moreover, with MSM’s MBA you will not only get the knowledge, tools and skills to manage effectively, but you will also gain a deeper understanding of how to manage responsibly. MSM subscribes to high ethical standards in business and strongly promotes corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainable development. We subscribe to the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME).

Join our diverse and global network
You will share your MBA experience with fellow students coming from different countries around the world and having different cultural and professional backgrounds. You will learn from experienced professors coming from and teaching around the globe. This not only adds to your learning experience but will help to significantly grow your international network. As one of the oldest and most international business schools in the Netherlands, MSM has built a huge worldwide network of students, alumni and partners – an interesting network to tap into and to be part of.

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