Maastricht School of Management, 2019-2020

The Maastricht MBA is a joint initiative of Maastricht School of Management and Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE). The full-time, residential MaastrichtMBA has been developed for managers and entrepreneurs, who have a passion for the challenges of managing and leading organizations in a multicultural, global context.

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City Maastricht
Orange Tulip Scholarship

Total number of scholarships: 4

 Master of Business Administration

  • one OTS scholarship that covers 60% of the tuition fee (equals €18.600, standard tuition fee €31.000)
  • one OTS scholarship that covers 80% of the tuition fee (equals €24.800, standard tuition fee €31.000)
  • eligible tracks: MSM full-time MBA, Online MBA, Executive MBA 

Master in Management programme

  • two OTS scholarships that cover 60% of the tuition fee (equals €9.480, standard tuition fee €15.800) 
NB: The scholarship only partly covers tuition fee and does not cover living expenses. More information about daily expenses can be found here
Duration of the scholarship  Entire duration of the studies
Deadline for application 1 April  2019

More information

Giulia Zucchelli (Master in Management & FT MBA)

Inka Diddens (Executive MBA & Online MBA) 

+31 43 38 70 830, +31 43 38 70 866


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Students can apply if he/she will finish his/her bachelor degree before start of the MSM academic year
  • IELTS 6.5/ TOEFL iBT 88 / Previous studies in English
  • GMAT (min score 600) / GRE (equivalent to GMAT 600 score)
  • GMAT/GRE not required if student chooses to complete MSM (free) online levelling course (to be completed prior to the program, min score 55%)
  • MBA: at least 3 years of working experience;
  • Master in Management: working experience is not a requirement
  • Motivation essay for MSM-specific application

OTS application documents

  • OTS application form(147 kB)
  • Proof that the admission procedure with Maastricht School of Management has started
  • CV in English
  • 1 recommendation letter (part of MSM application procedure)


Application deadline is 1 April 2019. Please send the documets to

More about Maastricht MBA

The program combines the latest management thinking with practice and applied research, with an emphasis on leading and managing in multicultural settings. It is ranked # 2 in the Netherlands according to Eduniversal’s Best Masters ranking, internationally accredited by NVAO, ACBSP, IACBE and AMBA, and draws on MSM’s 60-year experience in management and business education. It was nominated for the 2014 Nuffic Orange Carpet Award and MSM is one of the four finalists for the Association of MBA’s MBA Innovation Award 2014.

Why choose the full-time residential MBA?

Invest in your future - The one-year MSM MBA prepares you to take up leading and challenging positions in the private or public sector, or to successfully start your own entrepreneurial venture.

Develop your global leadership skills
Global and multicultural leadership skills are vital assets for today’s managers. The more than two dozen nationalities represented in a typical MSM MBA class create a stimulating learning environment helping you develop your global and multicultural leadership skills and expand your global network. Maastricht’s proximity to other major European countries and MSM’s global network of partner institutions, including a partnership of the Global Business School Network (GBSN) only add to our attractiveness as an international management school.

Be responsible
MSM subscribes to the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). With Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and business ethics constituting an integral part of the MBA curriculum, you will be trained to become a responsible and effective manager.

Get access to our broad business network- MSM’s strong links to the business community will give you exposure to the best companies and organizations in the region through:

• an international management mentorship program, linking our MBA students to representatives of the local/regional business community;
• The MBA Business Colloquium, featuring guest lectures by business representatives on a subject directly linked to the MBA course topic;
• work visits to regional companies and organizations.

More about Master in Management programme

The MSM Master in Management program is a one-year full-time program targeting recent graduates as well as young professionals with the ambition to pursue leading positions in the competitive global marketplace.

Why choose the MSM Master in Management?

Increase your career perspective
In the current competitive job market, it is hard to stand out from the crowd. The MSM Master in Management provides you with a first necessary step to plan and fast-forward your career by providing you with a solid foundation in the practice and theory of management in a fast-changing global world. 
The MSM Master in Management will challenge you to develop your own unique and inspiring approach to management.

Connect theory to practice
The MSM Master in Management highly emphasizes the implementation of management theory into practice. At various stages, during the program, you will learn how to develop your own approach to solve organizational problems and turn opportunities into business success.

Become a responsible manager
Our Master in Management program is people-focused: organizations are created and exist by people for people. Hence you will gain a deeper understanding of how organizations that are responsibly managed adopt and adhere to ethical standards.

Learn and network through diversity
You will develop your management skills in a truly international and multicultural classroom with fellow participants from all over the world. Not only do they represent various cultural backgrounds, but they also come from different business sectors, study backgrounds and different personal networks.

Get access to our broad business network
Our strong links to the business community will give you exposure to the best companies and organizations in the Maastricht region, who best exemplify successful global business and management. This is facilitated through our international management mentorship program, a platform that links our talented, experienced and diverse group of Master’s candidates on an individual basis to representatives of the local and regional business community.

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