Why this programme?
- Great deal of attention to knowledge development for sustainable animal husbandry.
- Unique programme in the Netherlands, tailor made to your study interests.
- International orientation with the opportunity to study or write your thesis abroad.
Study programme of MSc Animal Sciences
On the Programme of Animal Sciences page you can find the general outline of the programme and more detailed information about courses, theses and internships. You can also read more about the Background of the programme and Compare Animal Sciences to other master's programmes.
The master's is a very internationally oriented programme. There are several possibilities to join International exchange programmes.
Within the master's programme you can choose one of the following Specialisations to meet your personal interests.
Application and admission
Interested in taking part in the programme of Animal Sciences? Find out more about the specific Admission requirements and the application procedures.
The best way to get to know a place is by getting to know the people. Students share their experiences with you about the master's programme and student life in Wageningen on the page Student experiences.
What are your possibilities after graduating? Read more about Career perspectives and opportunities after finishing the programme.
Next to your specialisation in animal sciences, you can also choose to deepen your knowledge on topics outside the domain of animal sciences. Through a research practice at different chair groups, you can prepare for a specific type of career. Read more about this in Professional career interests.
Meet us and events
Do you want to know more about the programme?
Get into personal contact with one of the representatives of Wageningen University & Research. Learn more about the possibilities.