MOOCs - Free Online Courses

Join a free MOOC on food production, animal behaviour, nutrition and health, urban development, tourism or biobased sciences. These free online courses are accessible to all. You study at your own time, whenever you want, wherever you want. All MOOCs are developed by top professors from Wageningen University & Research and are based on the latest scientific research.

You can follow a MOOC seperately or subscribe to a programme.

Populair online courses


MicroMasters Biobased Sciences for Sustainability

Earn a MicroMasters credential in Biobased Sciences by completing all MOOCs of the programme with a verified certificate. The programme will help you discover new sustainable resources and help your company make the switch from fossil to renewable, bio-based resources.

XSeries programmes

XSeries programmes provide a deep understanding of exciting and in-demand fields. Earn a professional certificate of achievement signed by Wageningen University & Research by completing one of the Xseries. You can subscribe to the following XSeries programmes: Food Security and Sustainability and Sustainable Tourism.

Professional Certificate Programmes

Professional Certificate programmes are series of courses designed to build and enhance critical professional skills needed to succeed in today's most in-demand fields. Find the programme that meets your specific needs. Stand out and succeed at work. You can register for the following Programmes: Food, Nutrition and Health and Nutrition and Disease.

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