The Laboratory of Genetics offers several courses embedded in BSc and MSc study programs at Wageningen University. Below is an overview of our courses.

We offer education across the full width of Genetics and Evolution, and focusses on the interrelationship between genetics, heredity and evolution, from basic level to advanced.

The Laboratory of Genetics provides courses within several BSc and Msc study programmes at Wageningen University, including Biology, Plant Sciences and Animal Sciences. We offer many possibilities for high-level thesis projects for BSC and MSc students.

Here you find information on our courses and on doing a BSc or MSc thesis or internship with us.


Thesis, Research Practice, and Internships

We offer many possibilities to participate within our research for BSc and MSc students alike. This can be in the form of thesis projects, a research practice or as an internship.

Detailed information (incl. requirements) can be found on our Genetics Thesis & Internship Brightspace page. You can self-enroll in this page, by going to the Discover section (in the green navigation bar) in Brightspace and find our Brightspace there. After enrolment, you can find all information needed to do a thesis, research practice or internship.

An up-to-date list of topics can be found on Brightspace (or directly via this link: ). For an overview of our research, you can also look around at the Research section of our website.If you encounter problems, or have further question, please contact Bart Pannebakker, the GEN Thesis coordinator via:

For more information on our courses, contact the coordinator of the course directly (see Study Handbook) or Marjan Kampinga.