About us

2010 - Present
2017 MSM celebrates 65-year anniversary!

IACBE re-accreditation

2016 MSM is a finalist for the AMBA Innovation Award

MSM receives AMBA re-accreditation

2015 MSM is a founding member of ATHEA
2014 Finalist for the AMBA Innovation Award
2013 Finalist for the Nuffic Orange Carpet Award for the internationalization of Dutch Higher Education
2013 Partnership with RWTH Aachen University begins
2012 60th anniversary of MSM
2011 MSM ranked 1st in Top Business School category by Eduniversal, both in the Netherlands and in the worldwide ranking
2011 First Annual Research Conference
2010 Eduniversal ranks MSM 1st in Top Business School category in the Netherlands
2000 - 2009
2008 MSM's Master of Science in International Business accredited by NVAO (Netherlands Flemish Accreditation Organization )
2008 C.K. Prahalad visits MSM in Maastricht for the ‹Invest in the Future‹ events
2007 MSM organizes the International Management Development Association's (IMDA) 16th World Business Congress at its campus in Maastricht
2007 MSM's Doctor of Business Administration was accredited by the Association of MBA's
2007 MSM receives accreditation by the Association of MBA's (AMBA) for its Maastricht Global Distance MBA
2006 The Association of MBA's (AMBA) accredits all MSM Outreach MBA and Executive MBA programs
2006 MSM receives NVAO (Netherlands Flemish Accreditation Organization) accreditation
2006 MSM receives accreditation by the Association of MBA‹s (AMBA) for its worldwide MBA programs
2005 Introduction of the Master of Management (MM) program
2005 MSM's MBA programs endorsed by the Dutch government
2005 MSM receives accreditation by the Association of MBA's (AMBA) for its Maastricht MBA programs
2004 MSM hosts the Symposium “Turkey and the European Union: Looking Beyond Prejudice” in April. Later this year MSM organizes the International Management Development Association's (IMDA) 13th World Business Congress at the MSM Head Office and Campus in Maastricht.
2001 The International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) accredits MSM
2000 MSM accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
1990 - 1999
1999 Start MBA in China, with partner Nanjing University
1998 Mr. H. van den Broeck, European External Relations Commissioner, opens the new wing
1998 MSM builds a new wing with the Conference Hall, the MSM Information Center and the Office Garden.
1995 First PhD/DBA program
1993 MSM offers its first Executive MBA program

RVB changes its name to Maastricht School of Management (MSM)

1991 RVB launches its first MBA Outreach program
1990 Official opening of the new campus by H.R.H. Prince Claus of the Netherlands
1980 - 1989
1989 RVB moves from Delft to the historic city of Maastricht
1984 Launch of first MBA program in the Netherlands
1970 - 1979
1970 RVB rapidly expands its activities with training courses in Delft
1950 - 1959
1959 Technical assistance and training courses on behalf of developing countries
1955 RVB implements international course on small-scale industries

Foundation of the Research Institute for Management Science (RVB) at the Technical University of Delft (the Netherlands' premier engineering school)