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Studium Generale

The Studium Generale is part of the Student Services Centre, a department of Maastricht University

The Studium Generale offers a programme of lectures, debates, Lecture Series, Comedy shows, Music Concerts, Theatre, Film showings. Most of the time language is not a problem to enjoy these activities.

With the lectures & Debates the Studium Generale offers programmes providing a wider experience of the arts, science and society. You will find information on the lectures in English and other activites for non-Dutch speakers at the English Agenda page.

Most of the lectures can be attended for free. For some of the activities we charge a modest admission fee.


Sometimes it is necessary to make a reservation. Make your reservation by calling 0031 (0)43 388 5 388 (mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm) or by clicking the button Reservations next to the activity on this site.

Reservations for the world music concerts (Global Culture Nights) can be made via Theater aan het Vrijthof 0031 (0)43 350 55 55, or

Most of the lectures and debates can be attended for free. Sometimes there is a modest admission fee. If reservation is needed: make your reservation by calling 0031 (0)43 388 5 388 or by clicking the button Reservations next to the activity on this site.

Sometimes tickets are sold at the doors.

Financial Support

Studium Generale receives financial support of: Architecten aan de Maas / Restaurant Au Coin des Bons Enfants / Andi Druk / Hotel Les Charmes / Vrijthofnotarissen / Ontwerpbureau B2B / Woonpunt / Restaurant Mes Amis

Studium Generale receives generous financial support for PAS – Parcours of Art and Science from
Stichting Elisabeth Strouven, Stichting Kanunnik Salden, Stichting Studium Generale en het College van Bestuur en het Studenten Service Centrum van de Universiteit Maastricht.

Studium Generale receives financial support from Stichting Studium Generale (Studium Generale Foundation). Stichting Studium Generale is a “Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling” (Public Benefit Organisation).

Studium Generale also receives financial support from private donors.

We want to thank our sponsors for this support.

If you would like to support the Studium Generale program, please contact us: 043 - 388 53 07 or send us an email:

More information?

The activities of Studium Generale are announced in the "Studium Generale Brochure", which is distributed within Maastricht University and in various public places, bars, etc.

Do you wish to receive the SG-Agenda at home (English pages included)? Then send an e-mail to: This service is available to those living in the vicinity of Maastricht only.

Would you like us to keep you informed about our upcoming English spoken activities by e-mail? Click on the "Receive the Free SG Newsletter" block and Fill in the form.

The university newspaper Observant gives a weekly overview of all activities.

Or go to website.