Program Image Liberal Arts and Sciences University College Venlo

Liberal Arts and Sciences University College Venlo


Maastricht University mapmarker icon Venlo Research university
Institution Logo Maastricht University

Would you like to kick the transition towards a more sustainable planet into high gear? Then an environmentally friendly society and food supply are essential. With a growing world population, this is a significant challenge. At University College Venlo, you collaborate with staff and students on a food chain that promotes human and environmental health. You will learn about the most recent scientific and technological developments, becoming an expert in the field of a green and future-proof society.

At University College Venlo, you can choose your own courses in areas such as sustainability, biology, biodiversity, nutrition, health, psychology, and entrepreneurship. You will gain experience in the ultra-modern facilities of the Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo, one of the most innovative (research) centres for the future of food production.

After completing your bachelor's degree, you can pursue a master's degree or work as an expert for your own firm, government, or research organisation. Your work will address all facets of the transition to a sustainable future. No matter where you are going to work, you will the driving force behind the transition.




Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science


3 years

ECTS credits



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530


Application requirements

Applicants are invited for an interview. Based on evaluation of the provided documents and the interview, the Board of Admissions will decide on the application.

All candidates should write a letter of motivation in English of 500-1000 words. This is an importantpart of your application. In the letter you have to explain why you want to study at University College Venlo and why you think you would be suited for University College Venlo. Include what subjects you are interested in, and what it is that makes these subjects interesting for you. You could also include plans that you already have for after your graduation.

Your grade list will also be taken into account with your application

If you do not meet the English requirements as stated on the website

To be eligible for admission to University College Venlo you should have a Dutch VWO diploma or an international equivalent thereof. A list of valid diplomas can be found at under Admission Requirements. UCV does not have any additional subject requirements.

Language requirements

IELTS overall band
TOEFL internet based
TOEFL paper based
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English
TOEFL computer based

Check when you can start and what you have to pay!

Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
Information not available
Information not available
Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 1 Jul '24 1 Jun '24


Maastricht University

Main address
Nassaustraat 36
5911 BV Venlo
043 - 3883177

Ready to apply?

Visit course website chevron icon
Maastricht University institution image
Maastricht University institution image