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
68 activities scheduled
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 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 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...
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.
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.
Course Refrigerated Transport Technology | On-campus edition
Improve your knowledge of refrigerated transport technology with our on-campus course. Learn about climate control, energy efficiency, and more. Enrol for this on-campus course.
Course Postharvest Technology
Unlock your potential and broaden your horizons with our Course Postharvest Technology. Sign up now to stay ahead of the game in the horticulture industry.
Climate Action for Food Systems Transformation
Get a full understanding of climate change and become a facilitator of change.
Global One Health: towards Human, Animal and Plant Health
This course is about the interconnectedness of the health of people, animals, plants and their environments.
Plant Genetic Resources and Resilient Seed Systems for Sustainable Food Security
Learn how to strengthen the use of plant genetic resources and develop a seed system that increases the access to and control over planting material by smallholder farmers.
Responsible Aquaculture Development
Learn how to make sector management plans for a certain region or ecosystem that take ecological, socio-economic and governance aspects into consideration.
Youth Entrepreneurship in Agriculture and Changing Food Systems
Learn not just how to support the young women and men that want to improve the food system in your country, but how it feels to be an entrepreneur. This course introduces participa...
Engage Young People Towards Climate and Social Resilience [French]
Analyze and understand the current situation in Africa in relation to climate change, youth involvement and political insecurity.