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.
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MOOC Nutrition and Health: Food Safety
Learn about bacteria, pesticides and health hazards present in food and gain the tools to assess and quantify the dangers they can present.
MOOC Nutrition and Health: Human Microbiome
Improved gut function can avoid disorders like IBS, obesity and diabetes. Learn how to impact your health by balancing out your microbiome and nutritional intake.
MOOC Nutrition and Health: Macronutrients and Overnutrition
Part of the Professional Certificate Pogramme Nutrition and Health this course sheds light on macronutrients and overnutrition and how they impact human health.
MOOC Nutrition and Health: Micronutrients and Malnutrition
Part of the Professional Certificate Pogramme: Nutrition and Health, this online course teaches about malnutrition and micronutrients and how they impact human health.
MOOC Nutrition, Exercise and Sports
Learn about exercise physiology and sport nutrition science and whether certain nutritional strategies can be relevant for athletic performance and muscle growth.
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: Crop Production
How to feed the world without depleting our planet’s reserves? As part of the XSeries Sustainable Food Security learn about the availability pillar of production.
MOOC Sustainable Food Security: Food Access
As part of the XSeries Sustainable Food Security explore which key actors, at household, local, and (inter)national levels, negotiate and decide on access to food.
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 The Science of Beer
Are you interested in more than just the taste of beer? Discover what's in your beer, how is it made and marketed and the effect it has on your body and health.
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 ...
MOOC Urban rewilding: restore your local ecosystem
Learn to tackle urban challenges – from climate resilience to community cohesion – by leveraging the power of nature. Join us and rewild your neighbourhood.
Online Master's Food Technology
Expand your options within different branches of the food industry through this online master's multidisciplinary focus on the core of food technology.
Online Master's Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health
Explore the link between dietary intake, nutritional status and health outcomes by studying the aetiology of diet related diseases, prevention and treatment.