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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Evaluating and Managing for Sustainable Impact
Engaging stakeholders in sound planning, monitoring and evaluation are key to adaptively manage towards (food) systems transformation and the sustainable development goals (SDGs). ...
Inclusive Market Development
This course mainly focuses on improving the trade of food crops in local fresh produce markets, as well as on the processing of those food crops. In addition, the curriculum will f...
Governance from Farm to Fork for Food Safety
This three-week course empowers you to assess and manage food safety throughout the value chain.
Resilient and Sustainable Food Systems for a Food Secure Future
The course Resilient and Sustainable Food Systems for a Food Secure Future explores the future challenges and impacts of food production. By applying a systems thinking approach,...
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.
Capstone Business and Operations for a Circular Bio-Economy
Use this Capstone project to integrate the technological processes with the business and operations aspects to develop a sustainable biobased practice.
Capstone Chemistry and Technology for Sustainability
Use this Capstone project to design a sustainable biobased process from biomass to finished product and help your company switch from fossil to renewable resources.
Capstone Economics and Policies for a Circular Bio-Economy
Interdisciplinarity is central in this part, linking the various sections in this MicroMasters® programme.
Course Cold Storage of Fresh Fruits
Broaden your knowledge of fresh fruit storage with our online course. Explore cooling systems and CA storage for optimal preservation.
Course Food Environments for Healthy Sustainable Diets
This course enables you to deliberate, calculate, and review the current and future product portfolio, on qualitative and quantitative aspects of sustainability and nutrition.
Market Access for Sustainable Trade
In this course you will learn to analyse local sub-sectors for boosting urban and rural wealth through agribusiness cluster development.
MicroMasters Business and Operations for a Circular Bio-Economy
Learn more about the business and operations of a circular economy and gain the skills to make the switch to biobased resources.
MicroMasters Chemistry and Technology for Sustainability
Earn a MicroMasters® programme credential and help drive the transition from fossil resources to renewable ones and engineer a biobased future.
MicroMasters Economics and Policies for a Circular Bio-Economy
Learn more about the economics and policies of a circular economy and gain the skills to make the switch to biobased resources.
MOOC Biorefinery: From Biomass to Building Blocks of Biobased Products
Learn how to design an effective biorefinery to obtain valuable components from various biobased feedstocks such as plants, organisms and waste streams.
MOOC Business Strategy and Operations in a Biobased Economy
Lead your company in dealing the the strategic and operational challenges facing a company in the biobased economy and build a profitable sustainable business.
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 Circular Fashion: Design, Science and Value in a Sustainable Clothing Industry
Unravel the fundamentals of the circular fashion value chain, from new compostable, re- or upcirculed textile materials and design all the way to business modelling.
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.