Master Course Food & Agri


Master Course Agri & Food

The Master Course Agri & Food aims to prepare professionals in the Agri & Food industry to face and overcome the challenges in this sector. As an upcoming senior manager, you are required to perform in competitive, innovative business models and will need to develop successful strategies in ever changing market conditions. To help you meet this challenge, this Master Course offers the scientific knowledge, business insights and practical skills that are currently on the industry’s agenda.

Organisator Wageningen Academy

do 18 oktober 2018 tot vr 19 oktober 2018

Duur One year, 7 modules
Locatie Wageningen Campus
Prijs € 9.995,00


The Master Course consists of 7 modules. Renowned academic teachers and industry experts will provide you with the latest knowledge about different aspects of the Agri & Food industry. Each module is built around a central theme. You will have the opportunity to develop a vision and apply the scientific insights within business cases, as well as within your own business situation. In addition to increasing your knowledge, you will also have the chance to improve your professional skills. You will work on different assignments with your peers throughout the programme. In the last module, you will present your result to a panel of experts who will critically review the work.

Results for you

The Master Course provides a broader understanding of the entire Agri & Food market, its dynamics and interdependencies, and the implications on a business level. You will work on actual challenges within your own
professional environment; this immediately enables you to contribute to shaping the business strategy of your company. After completing the course, you will have gained (theoretical) knowledge, business insights and practical skills to function optimally on a personal- and professional level. In short, you will have the necessary tools ‘to shape the future’.

Target audience

The Master Course is targeted at professionals working in the Agri & Food industry, who are the future leaders of the sector. This broad target group offers the valuable added opportunities of meeting people from
different backgrounds, expanding your professional and private networks and learning from your peers.

Course leader

The course leader of this programme is dr. ir. T. (Thomas) Lans, Wageningen University & Research.

Background information


I can definitely recommend the master course to colleagues working in the sector. It is interesting and relevant at the same time. I gained a deeper understanding of the sector which enables me to make better choices in my daily work. Besides this, you create a nice network in the sector through the contacts with your fellow students and the various teachers and guest speakers.
Martijn Sinke, Managing Director Schutter Rotterdam B.V. (participant 2015 edition)

Article (Dutch)

The programme is powered by The Royal Dutch Grain and Feed Trade Association (Het Comité).