Master's International Land and Water Management

The two-year International Land and Water Management MSc programme focuses on the scientific analysis of land and water management issues at different scales. An integration of physical, technical, socio-economic and political dimensions in various approaches is sought to critically analyse, understand and tackle land and water management problems. Students will develop comparative insight into the development of land and water management, apply an academic approach to various research paradigms, and acquire a problem-oriented, interdisciplinary attitude towards land and water management and rural development issues.

Master International Land and Water Management

Master's programme

The programme devotes its attention on land and water management at different scales, to interactive approaches with actors at the respective levels, to the institutional aspects and to the multifaceted consequences of the proposed interventions.

On the International Land and Water Management programme 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 International Land and Water Management to other master's programmes.


Within the master's programme you can choose one of the following specialisations that suit your personal interests.

Student experiences

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 Student experiences' page.

Future career

What are your career options after graduating? Read more about career perspectives and opportunities after finishing the programme.

Application and admission

Interested in taking part in the International Land and Water Management programme? Find out more about the specific admission requirements and the application procedures.

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