5 days
2799 EUR/full
2799 EUR/full
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Private sector development in developing and emerging markets increasingly runs into the need of financiers for projects that meet environmental, social and governance criteria – and that render a net-positive impact on the community, the business environment, the natural environment, et cetera. Sustainable and Impact Finance is offered at Maastricht School of Management.

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In this highly interactive executive short course, with contributions from leading academics and experts from the field of sustainable and impact finance, you will be able to master this increasingly important subject to influence the direction of your business, your economy, your society. Whether you work in the financial sector, an industry, the government, a multilateral organization, or an NGO – understanding sustainable and impact finance helps you to address the challenges towards a prosperous society – and all that is comprised by it – now and for the future generations.

Key facts:

Sustainable and Impact Finance offered at Maastricht School of Management. addresses the four main questions regarding this rapidly emerging field of academic study and practical implementation:

  • What is it?
  • Why is it important?
  • How does it work?
  • Who is doing it and where can I get it?

The course will be held in Maastricht, while also sessions are likely to take place in Amsterdam and/or The Hague – where we will visit leading organizations regarding all facets of S&IF. If you want to become savvy about this new and emerging field, the Netherlands is an excellent place to start. It is among the leading centers in the world in terms of knowledge, expertise and practical experience.



Programme Structure

Course topics

The following topics will be discussed in this Sustainable & Impact Finance course:

  • What is sustainable and impact finance and why is it important?
  • The development and growth of sustainable and impact finance since the turn of the century
  • Where does the money go: common types of sustainable and impact finance
  • Where does the money come from: actors in sustainable & impact finance for private sector development
  • Measuring and reporting on sustainability and impact
  • The new IRR: impact, risk, and return
  • An enabling environment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 5 days

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have the ability to function academically and professionally at Bachelor level. Because it is an interactive program, candidates should have an adequate level of spoken and written English to be able to follow the program and to actively participate. If it turns out and applicant does not have the sufficient level of English, a certificate will not be awarded.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2799 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2799 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.
  • EU/EEA

    2799 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2799 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.

Living costs for Maastricht

700 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


The full tuition fee is € 2,799.


Scholarship opportunities can be combined up to 50% of the full tuition fee.

Corporate Discount:

15% for 2 participants coming from the same organization within 1 academic year

25% for 3 participants coming from the same organization within 1 academic year

40% for 4 - 6 participants coming from the same organization within 1 academic year

For > 6 participants we will offer a tailor made program

Alumni Lifelong Learning:

15% discount 

Dean's Development Fund

The Dean's Development Fund is created for specific countries, thus the amount of discount is based on your country of residence. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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