Partner program master

Artificial Intelligence

Are you an analytical thinker who enjoys working on intelligent computer systems? Would you like to know more about topics such as data mining, machine learning and information retrieval? If so, the master in Artificial Intelligence is the right choice for you. You’ll learn how to use and develop computer systems that can learn from experience, recognise patterns in vasts amounts of data and reason strategically in complex decision-making situations. The programme is very flexible, which means you can tailor it to your interests and ambitions. You’ll also have the opportunity to work on real-life cases provided by different organisations, giving you all the preparation you need to pursue a career as an artificial intelligence specialist at a research institute or company.

Starting September 2023, we offer a specialisation in Quantum Computing. Artificial Intelligence and Data Science for Decision Making will be the only master’s programmes in these fields that offer this particular specialisation in the Netherlands.

This programme is taught by the Department of Advanced Computing Sciences.

Master's Open Day March 2019

Master's Open Day on 23 March 2024

Experience Maastricht University: find out more about one of the most international universities in Europe, immerse yourself in your programme of choice, and explore our beautiful city. The next Master's Open Day will take place on Saturday, 23 March 2024.

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Study information events

Are you a prospective master's student? Then we are here to help! We understand that finding the right master's programme is important. That’s why we offer you several resources that will give you a feel of what it is like to study Artificial Intelligence.

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  • Thanks to the unique structure of the master’s programme in Artificial Intelligence, I experienced a very focused, motivated, and dynamic environment.
    Wiebke Hennig (Germany), Artificial Intelligence
  • The department is very international, my classmates literally come from all over the world!
    Ajkel Mino, Artificial Intelligence
  • You learn skills needed in your future career...
    Katharina Schneider, Lecturer, Artificial Intelligence lecturer
  • My favorite thing about this programme is the broad range of topics that are being taught.
    Frederik Calsius, Artificial Intelligence
  • The Data Science for Decision Making master's programme sits on the crossroads of Data Science, Applied Mathematics/Operations Research and AI.
    Mark Winands, Full Professor and Chair of the Department of Advanced Computing Sciences
  • Maastricht is a great international student city so there is always something to do. Everything is reachable by bike making for a great energetic city.
    Simona Vychytilova (Australia), Artificial Intelligence
  • I like Project Centred Learning. It teaches you a lot, even though it is definitely not easy.
    Meike Thijsen (The Netherlands), Artificial Intelligence
  • You can always drop in to ask the teachers questions; you’re usually on a first-name basis, which makes it that much easier
    Christopher Wittlinger, Artificial Intelligence