Education of the Nutrition, Metabolism and Genomics Group 

The group contributes to the curriculum of the BSc and MSc programs in Nutrition and Health at Wageningen University & Research by offering a variety of courses on topics including nutrition and health, advanced nutrigenomics, food digestion, immunometabolism, and practical tools in molecular nutrition.

Theses and internships

For more information on MSc theses and internships, please enrol yourself to Thesis and Internship at the Human Nutrition and Health Brightspace page. Here you can find the course guide and other relevant documents for your thesis or internship. Moreover, you will find a vacancy list with thesis and internship topics.

Do you need help?

Please contact the thesis and internship coordinator Lydia Afman if you need any help or wonder whether NMG would be suited for your thesis or internship.

Our courses

For a complete overview of the courses that NMG is involved in, see the overview below.

Course code Course name Period
HNH10806 Nutrition and Health: Macronutrients, Energy and Health 1
HNH32206 Food Components and Health 2
HNH31206 Immunometabolism 2
HNH31106 Practical Tools in Molecular Nutrition Research 3
HNH30706 Food Digestion: Nutrient Breakdown and Absorption 4
HNH34806 Applied Nutrigenomics 5
HNH28305 Metabolic aspects of nutrition 5