To tackle the major global challenges our society is facing, Wageningen University & Research educates professionals around the world by offering high quality knowledge on healthy food and the living environment. WUR focuses on ‘lifelong learning’ educational ecosystems, ranging from MBAs and postgraduate study programmes to summer schools, online courses and MOOCs.
Working closely with the greenest and most sustainable university in the world, we will bring Knowledge in Action by designing customised training programmes. Wageningen University & Research (WUR) has abundant expertise, technology, facilities and ideas.
All Courses and Programmes
165 activities scheduled
MOOC Sustainable Food Security: The value of systems thinking
As part of the XSeries Sustainable Food Security, learn how to apply systems thinking to improve the environmental sustainability of food production systems.
MOOC Sustainable Tourism: Rethinking the future
Engage in interdisciplinary debates to explore and co-create future responsible travel and tourism initiatives in your personal/professional context. Join us!
MOOC Sustainable Tourism: Society & Environmental Aspects
An all-round introduction to the industry, understand the scope next to the social and environmental impact of tourism and help drive its sustainability!
MOOC Sustainable Urban Development: Discover Advanced Metropolitan Solutions
Learn why cities are key in resolving global urbanization and sustainability challenges and how you can engineer tomorrow’s cities today.
MOOC The Science of Beer
Are you interested in more than just the taste of beer? Discover what's in your beer, how is it made and marketed and the effect it has on your body and health.
MOOC Tourism and Climate Change
Learn how tourism and climate change are inextricably connected and the key challenges related to mitigation/adaptation to better position yourself/organisation.
MOOC Transformative Citizen Science for Sustainability
Go beyond citizen-gathered data. Learn to design projects that actively mobilise citizens, policy makers and scientists to improve human and ecological wellbeing. In this advanced ...
MOOC Urban rewilding: restore your local ecosystem
Learn to tackle urban challenges – from climate resilience to community cohesion – by leveraging the power of nature. Join us and rewild your neighbourhood.
Online Master's Food Technology
Expand your options within different branches of the food industry through this online master's multidisciplinary focus on the core of food technology.
Online Master's Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health
Explore the link between dietary intake, nutritional status and health outcomes by studying the aetiology of diet related diseases, prevention and treatment.
Online Master's Plant Breeding
Explore plant physiology, ecology, genetics and molecular techniques to accelerate the development of (new) plant varieties for food, feed and industrial uses.
Online Winter School From Farm to Fork: New Technologies and Trends
Expand your knowledge and learn about new technologies and innovations in the Farm to Fork chain during this Winter School for students.
Programme: Animal Behaviour in Science and Conservation
Are you interested in learning about animal behaviour and conservation interventions from a behaviour-based perspective? Learn how the science of animal behaviour can be applied to...
Programme: Animal Breeding and Genetics
Learn to design, set up, execute and optimise an animal breeding programme and increase the productivity of livestock and domestic animals.
Programme: Food Security and Sustainability
Gain the knowledge on how to produce sufficient food in an environmentally sustainable way to feed the increasing world population in the future.
Programme: Food, Nutrition and Health
With the two course programme Food, Nutrition and Health learn about the role of macro- and micronutrients to build a healthier lifestyle for you/your patients.
Programme: Nutrition and Disease
Learn about the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease occurrence and prognosis, and how to analyze and evaluate scientific evidence within this field.
Programme: Sustainable and Inclusive Landscapes
Enhance your transformative thinking and action to build sustainable integrated landscapes and contribute to our world’s SDGs.
Programme: Tourism in Transition: Exploring a Sustainable Future
Tourism’s greatest challenge: becoming sustainable. In this award-winning 3 course programme explore tourism’s impact and help drive its transition.