List of Bachelor Minors

On this page you can see the list of all the bachelor minor programmes Wageningen offers.

For an overview of the minors offered in the study year 2021-2022, see the list below, or go to the Osiris-study handbook.

New minors offered in the study year 2021-2022:

  • Physical Hydrology and Meteorology (en) (first semester, period 1-3, programme minor)
  • Philosophy (second semester, period 4-6, thematic minor)

Further, please note:

  • the minor Ecology and Biological Control of Insects (2020-2021) has been changed into the minor Ecosystem Services of Insects (2021-2022).
  • the minor Systems Biology has been discontinued per 2021-2022.


Many of the BSc minors are entirely in English, but others contain courses in Dutch. If a minor is taught entirely in English this is mentioned by (en) behind the name of the minor in the list below.

Programme and Thematic minors

There are 2 types of BSc minors. A programme minor serves as an introduction to the domain of astudy programme (either bachelor or master). A thematic minor on the other hand are usually not linked to a study programme. They cater to current trends in science and society.