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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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.
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 Summer School programme offers participants a full overview of the latest developments in the field of high-tech image analysis for plant phenotyping. Register now.
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 Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food
Expand your knowledge and learn about new technologies and innovations in the agricultural and food domain during this summer school.
Summer School From Farm to Fork: New Technologies and Trends
The Summer School is designed for future professionals who are interested in exploring the new technologies, trends and innovations in the agricultural and food domain, with a spec...
Summer School Greenhouse Horticulture
Join our Summer School on Greenhouse Horticulture for an immersive learning experience in sustainable farming techniques and innovation.
Master's course Plant Breeding - Principles of Plant Breeding
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.
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.
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...
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.
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.