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
26 activities scheduled
Course on Exposure Assessment of Plant Protection Products for Groundwater and Surface Water
2.5-day training programme for professionals who want to learn multiple models related with leaching and aquatic exposure, including greenhouse emission, of plant protection produc...
MOOC Agricultural Water Management: Water, Society and Technology Interactions
Join us as we explore how we can meet the increasing food demands around the world by contributing to optimisation of agricultural water governance and technologies.
MOOC Animal Behaviour in Conservation
How can we co-exist with wildlife in our human-dominated world? Learn how you can apply animal behavioural principles to design more effective conservation actions.
MOOC Circular Economy: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Join the transition towards a circular economy, taking into consideration economic, supply chain, social, technical, managerial and environmental aspects.
MOOC Climate Action in Biodiverse Landscapes
Learn to mobilize collaboration among landscape actors to enhance biodiversity by applying nature-based climate solutions as we adapt to and mitigate climate change.
MOOC Co-Creating Sustainable Cities
Learn how citizen's co-creation is key to making cities more sustainable by understanding the interplay between technology, policy and people’s daily lives.
MOOC Drainage in Agriculture: controlling water and salt levels in the soil
Be prepared for the effects of climate change by learning how to design and implement effective agri-drainage systems to create optimal soil for growing conditions.
MOOC Food and Nutrition Security in Urbanizing Landscapes
See your urbanizing landscape from a spatial and integrated food systems perspective. Identify counterparts to collaborate with. Break the rural-urban divide!
MOOC Landscape Finance: Investing in Innovation for Sustainable Landscapes
Learn to navigate the web of landscape finance, across public, private and banking stakeholders, and develop cutting-edge business cases for sustainable landscapes.
MOOC Landscape Governance: Collaborating Across Sectors and Scales
Get the knowledge and skills to design and implement effective landscape governance that harnesses the power of place to mobilise and unite stakeholders.
MOOC Landscape Leadership: Catalyse Sustainable Development in Landscapes
Learn how to take the lead in mobilising resources, resolve conflicts and facilitate stakeholders to achieve sustainable, innovative change in your landscape.
MOOC Plant Based Diets: Food for a Sustainable Future
Discover the effect of Plant Based Diets on climate change, infectious diseases and chronic illnesses and the impact you can have, by ‘going (more) plant based’.
MOOC Soil4Life: Sustainable Soil Management
Soil is the earth’s fragile skin that anchors all life. We depend on soil to build our homes and cities, to grow crops for food and raise livestock, to support transportation and e...
MOOC Sustainable Food Security: The value of systems thinking
As part of the XSeries Sustainable Food Security, learn how to apply systems thinking to improve the environmental sustainability of food production systems.
MOOC Sustainable Tourism: Rethinking the future
Engage in interdisciplinary debates to explore and co-create future responsible travel and tourism initiatives in your personal/professional context. Join us!
MOOC Sustainable Tourism: Society & Environmental Aspects
An all-round introduction to the industry, understand the scope next to the social and environmental impact of tourism and help drive its sustainability!
MOOC Sustainable Urban Development: Discover Advanced Metropolitan Solutions
Learn why cities are key in resolving global urbanization and sustainability challenges and how you can engineer tomorrow’s cities today.
MOOC The Future of Tourism
What will happen if we can't use aeroplanes in the future because we need to travel in a more environmentally friendly manner? Where will we go? What will we do? How will this impa...
MOOC Tourism and Climate Change
Learn how tourism and climate change are inextricably connected and the key challenges related to mitigation/adaptation to better position yourself/organisation.
MOOC Transformative Citizen Science for Sustainability
Go beyond citizen-gathered data. Learn to design projects that actively mobilise citizens, policy makers and scientists to improve human and ecological wellbeing. In this advanced ...