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.
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Plant Genetic Resources and Resilient Seed Systems for Sustainable Food Security
Learn how to strengthen the use of plant genetic resources and develop a seed system that increases the access to and control over planting material by smallholder farmers.
Responsible Aquaculture Development
Learn how to make sector management plans for a certain region or ecosystem that take ecological, socio-economic and governance aspects into consideration.
Youth Entrepreneurship in Agriculture and Changing Food Systems
Learn not just how to support the young women and men that want to improve the food system in your country, but how it feels to be an entrepreneur. This course introduces participa...
Conference Personalised Nutrition and Health
What’s in store for personalised nutrition and health? The third European Conference Personalised Nutrition and Health brings together science, health and business to discuss the l...
Facilitating Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration for Food, Agriculture and Nature
The highly interactive Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships (MSP) course helps you to get the tools and methodologies to design, plan and facilitate a Multi-Stakeholder Partnership.
Master's Course Advanced Biochemical Analysis of Foods - Product Composition
In this online master's course learn about specific compounds in food products for quality control and to trace the origin of food materials.
Master's Course Advanced Food Microbiology - Tools for Safety Management
This online master's course focusses on the ecology and physiology of food and gastro-intestinal-tract microbes and their impact on food quality and safety.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Breeding for Resistance
Join this academic-level online course for working professionals in the plant breeding sector, providing you with an in-depth understanding of various key aspects of the field. The...
Master's Course Predicting Food Quality - Theoretical Principles of Modelling
In this online master's course learn about quantitative analysis of food quality and modelling to predict both quality attributes and uncertainties of foods.
Course Refrigerated Transport Technology
Learn how to apply refrigerated transport technology to control temperature, humidity and gas atmosphere conditions during transportation in an energy efficient way.
Masterclass Soilless Culture
Learn all about the basics of soilless culture. Growing systems, water quality, plant nutrition and fertilization will be discussed. Experts from the Business Unit Greenhouse Horti...
Executive MBA in Food & Agribusiness
The Executive MBA in Food & Agribusiness (F&A) is developed for high potentials, with the ambition to be the future leaders in F&A. With this MBA you will be equipped to contribute...
Course Novel Sensing Technologies
Obtain knowledge of the latest non-destructive sensing technologies to analyse fresh horticultural products and gain insight in their properties for quality management in fresh sup...
Master's Course Enzymology for Food and Biorefinery - Proteases, Lipases & Bioreactors
Building on the enzymatic aspects of protein and lipid conversion, in this online master's course learn about proteases, lipases and bioreactors.
Master's Course Food Ingredient Functionality
In this online master’s course learn about the techno- and bio-functional and properties of ingredients and how to improve them for efficient use in food systems.
Master's Course Advanced Biochemical Analysis of Foods - Product Authenticity and Toxicology
In this online master’s course learn about analytical techniques used for analysis of pesticides, toxins, additives, biofunctionals and markers to trace food.
Master's Course Advanced Food Microbiology - Minimal Processing, Preservation and Fermentation
In this online master's course learn about the impact on food quality of the ecology and physiology of viruses, bacteria and fungi and how to enhance functionality.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Plant Pathology and Epidemiology
As a working professional in the plant breeding sector, you are probably aware of the impact that interactions between plants and their attackers (viruses, micro-organisms, nematod...
Master's course Plant Breeding - Experimental Design and Data Analysis of Plant Breeding Trials
Attention working professionals in the plant breeding sector! Enhance your statistical analysis skills with our course on experimental design and data analysis of plant breeding tr...