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1 million MOOC enrolments

43 MOOCs, which started 152 times, taught by over 135 teachers, 53 moderators and countless supportive staff and 5 years' time helped us reach this massive milestone of 1 million learners in the MOOCs of Wageningen University & Research.

A big thank you to all of you!

What are MOOCs?

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are free online courses and open to anyone in the world. Through the English-language video lectures, professors and students explain various topics in an accessible way, such as a healthy living environment, circular economy and biobased production. Thanks to MOOCs, academic education is accessible to everyone around the world and more and more people are noticing its convenience and flexibility.

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Best MOOCs of 2019 nominated by edX

EdX awarded 2 MOOCs in 2019 with a nomination for best MOOC of that year: The Science of Beer and Sustainable Tourism: Rethinking the Future. These courses were therefore in the top 10 worldwide, chosen from the 2600 MOOCs started in 2019.

The Science of Beer
The Science of Beer

Sustainable Tourism
Sustainable Tourism