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
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Course Didactics for continuing education
Universities, in addition to education for initial students, also have Continuing Education as their task. Education for (external) professionals requires a certain design and supe...
Master's course Plant Breeding - Plant Breeding and Selection: basic principles and methods
A comprehensive understanding of plant breeding principles and practices is crucial for professionals working in this field. This course offers valuable learning opportunities that...
Master's Course Advanced Food Physics - Rheology and Fracture of Soft Solids
In this online master’s course we will study the rheological properties of soft solid materials and how these are related to their microstructure.
Master's Course Food Structuring - Structuring by Temperature, Designing Edible Barriers
In this online master's course learn how to structure foods by studying the physics of heating and cooling and the chemical potentials in multiphase products.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Germplasm and Seed Technology
Join this academic-level online course for working professionals in the plant breeding sector, providing you with an in-depth understanding of various key aspects of the field. The...
Master's Course Enzymology for Food and Biorefinery - Carbohydrases & Kinetics
In this online master's course learn about about enzymatic processes - carbohydrases and the kinetics of these enzymes - for food production or biorefinery.
Master's Course Food Structuring - Structuring by Deformation, Properties of Interfacial Systems
In this online master's course discover the relationships between emulsification or extrusion processes and the stability of structured multiphase food systems.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Breeding for Resistance
As a working professional in the plant breeding sector, biotic stress factors can be a major obstacle in producing high quality and high yielding crop products. This is where resis...
Master's Course Advanced Biochemical Analysis of Foods - Product Composition
In this online master's course learn about specific compounds in food products for quality control and to trace the origin of food materials.
Master's Course Advanced Food Microbiology - Tools for Safety Management
This online master's course focusses on the ecology and physiology of food and gastro-intestinal-tract microbes and their impact on food quality and safety.
Master's Course Predicting Food Quality - Theoretical Principles of Modelling
In this online master's course learn about quantitative analysis of food quality and modelling to predict both quality attributes and uncertainties of foods.
Executive MBA in Food & Agribusiness
The Executive MBA in Food & Agribusiness (F&A) is developed for high potentials, with the ambition to be the future leaders in F&A. With this MBA you will be equipped to contribute...
Master's course Plant Breeding - Breeding for Quality
Working professionals in the plant breeding sector can enhance their skills and stay ahead of the curve by joining the 'Breeding for Quality' course. This Online Master's course fo...
Master's Course Enzymology for Food and Biorefinery - Proteases, Lipases & Bioreactors
Building on the enzymatic aspects of protein and lipid conversion, in this online master's course learn about proteases, lipases and bioreactors.
Master's Course Predicting Food Quality - Solving Food Science Problems by Modelling
In this online master's course learn to analyse, evaluate and solve problems related to food quality, using mathematical, quantitative modelling tools.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Plant Pathology and Epidemiology
As a working professional in the plant breeding sector, you are probably aware of the impact that interactions between plants and their attackers (viruses, micro-organisms, nematod...
Master's course series Plant Breeding - Plant Breeding for Resistance: Plant Pathology & Disease Epidemiology
Biotic stress factors are among the main limitations for producing high quality and high quantities of vegetal products. Resistance breeding focuses on the use of genetic resources...
Master's Course Advanced Biochemical Analysis of Foods - Product Authenticity and Toxicology
In this online master’s course learn about analytical techniques used for analysis of pesticides, toxins, additives, biofunctionals and markers to trace food.
Master's Course Advanced Food Microbiology - Minimal Processing, Preservation and Fermentation
In this online master's course learn about the impact on food quality of the ecology and physiology of viruses, bacteria and fungi and how to enhance functionality.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Experimental Design and Data Analysis of Plant Breeding Trials
Attention working professionals in the plant breeding sector! Enhance your statistical analysis skills with our course on experimental design and data analysis of plant breeding tr...