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.
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.
Potato Sector Development for Emerging Markets
Gain valuable insights from the potato sector in the Netherlands to boost the potato industry in your own home country. Join this course.
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.
Masterclass Food & Agri Principles for Financials
Agricultural systems face accumulating economic, ecological and social challenges, raising concerns about their sustainability and resilience. In this context profitability of Food...
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.
Master's Course Advanced Molecular Gastronomy - Physical and Chemical Aspects of Flavour Pairing
In this online master's course learn how the physical and chemical properties of wine and chocolate –sweet, savoury, astringent- are related to sensory perception.
Master's Course Food Toxicology - Toxicity and Risk Assessment of Unavoidable Chemicals in Food
In this online master's course you will study the toxicity and risk assessments of unavoidable chemicals in food (like contaminants, natural toxins, etc).
Master's Course Sustainable Food and Bioprocessing - Exergy Analysis
In this online master's course learn to evaluate existing and new technologies for efficient use of resources and sustainable process system design.
Course Gut Health in Pigs and Poultry
Broaden your knowledge on the influence of nutrition and immunology on the gut health of pigs and poultry. The latest research insights and developments will be shared.
WIAS Introduction course on personal effectiveness for your PhD (1.2 ECTS)
1. You may cancel free of charge up to four weeks before the start of the course. 2. If you cancel after four weeks of the start of the course you will be charged with the full fee...
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 Product and Process Design – Idea generation and selection of a product concept (PPD-DL II)
In this online master’s course learn to apply creative thinking to design, select and appraise new product concepts, based on company and competitor environment.
Summer School Biobased Materials for Future-Proof Textiles
Did you know that 2/3rds of the total production in the textile industry is fossil-based? And that the CO2 emissions of synthetic clothing production are six times higher than thos...
WGS Ethics and Animal Sciences (0.8 ECTS)
As a future scientist in the life sciences, it is important that PhD students have an insight into the debates around the relationship between human beings, animals, and nature, to...
Summer School Lighthouse Farm Academy
In this summer school, participants will be ‘learning from the future’. They will be inspired how to collaborate with nature and to produce more sustainable, while running a profit...
Course The Proteins of the Future
Gain a broad understanding of the availability, potential uses and acceptance of alternative protein sources such as insects, algae and plant proteins.
Summer School Climate Information for Adaptation
Dealing with complex climate change adaptation challenges? Join us and learn to use climate information, models and scenario’s for decision-making on climate change adaptation issu...