B2. Maastricht University (UM)

Maastricht University (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands and, with more than 20,000 students and 4,400 employees, is still growing. The university stands out for its innovative education model -it is well known for its pioneering work and research on problem-based learning, its international character and interdisciplinary approach to research and education. It is considered one of the best young universities in the world. In 2019 UM was one of eight dynamic, and innovative universities that founded the first truly European university, YUFE (Young Universities for the Future of Europe). YUFE is an inclusive European university across 10 countries that is dedicated to open access and feels a strong sense of social responsibility and service to the regional communities in which it is embedded.