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.
All Courses and Programmes
50 activities scheduled
Contemporary Approaches to Genetic Resources Conservation and Use
Do you want to be updated on state-of-the-art insights in various plant genetic resources management strategies and its relevant policies? Then this course is of interest to you.
Guiding Seed Sector Transformation
Broaden your international experience and strengthen your competencies to support seed sector development taking an integrated perspective during this course.
Milking to Potential
Learn how to design and implement dairy development strategies in emerging economies.
Rural Entrepreneurship Africa
Develop the skills and competences to break current deadlocks within agri-food value chains.
Farmer Agency for Rural Economies [French]
Join the course and take home many practical tools and approaches for promoting farmer entrepreneurship and strengthening farmers’ organizations.
Horticulture Sector Development for Emerging Markets
This course covers the complete horticulture value chain, including fruit, vegetable and ornamental subsectors, and both greenhouse as well as open field production.
Water Stewardship for Climate Resilience
Have a greater understanding of the essence of integrated water resources management and water stewardship and improve your lobby and advocacy skills during this course.
Making Agriculture Work for Food and Nutrition Security
This course explores the nutrition-sensitivity of agricultural policies and programmes and focuses on which agricultural pathways lead to food and nutrition security.
Summer School Lighthouse Farm Academy
What will the world of farming and food look like in 2050? In this summer school, participants will be ‘learning from the future’. They will be inspired how to collaborate with nat...
Managing Risk in the Face of Climate Change
Explore how vulnerabilities and exposure to natural hazards can be reduced to build resilient communities during this course.
Course The Proteins of the Future
Join the course on Future Food at Wageningen Academy and gain insights into proteins and their role in the shift to sustainable food systems. Become equipped to identify the most ...
Summer School Climate Information for Adaptation
Join the Summer School on Climate Information for Adaptation and learn how to effectively tackle climate change impacts. Enrol now.
Summer School Insects as Food & Feed
Join our Summer School on insects as food and feed. Discover the sustainable potential of insect protein as a meat substitute. Register now for this 5-day program.
Summer School on Image Analysis for Plant Phenotyping
This programme offers participants a full overview of the latest developments in the field of high-tech image analysis for plant phenotyping.
Summer School Food for Mars and Moon
Can we grow food on Mars and Moon? We combine online lectures on space farming with an experiment with Mars soil stimulants at different locations around the world to test the effe...
Summer School Greenhouse Horticulture
Learn more about protected cultivation in relation to many topics, such as crop, climate and root zone management at the 'knowledge heart' of the Greenhouse Horticulture.
Farmer Agency: a Practical Approach for Farmer-Inclusive Food System Transformation
This course provides you practical facilitation tools and options for action to make agriculture and food systems more farmer-inclusive. Join the course.
Feeding Cities: Improving Food Systems in Urban Areas
Gain insight in the latest concepts, tools and approaches for food system analysis and urban food policy and planning during this course.
Market Access for Sustainable Trade
In this course you will learn to analyse local sub-sectors for boosting urban and rural wealth through agribusiness cluster development.
Lost Harvest and Wasted Food
In this course you will look at ways to minimise losses, reduce food waste and explore alternative uses. Ultimately this should contribute to food security.