University Name

Wageningen University & Research


Wageningen University & Research is the best University in the Netherlands and one of the leading international universities in the field of healthy food and living environment. The university offers 6 bachelor's programmes, 30 master's programmes and 3 online master's. In these programmes, you will focus on current and future global issues that are of increasing importance to both industry and government.

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Highly ranked university

World's best in the field of Agriculture & Forestry according to the QS World University Rankings
The university is listed number 62 in the world by the Times Higher Education Ranking
Wageningen is voted as number 1 university in the Netherlands fifteen years in a row
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If you would like more information about student life in Wageningen, the education system, choosing a programme or open days you can contact the International Students Advice at [email protected] For questions about the application process, admission, study expenses, tuition fees or housing the Student Service Centre can provide you with this information


If you would like to apply for one of the programmes of Wageningen University & Research you can fill out an application online. Depending on your country of residence and the programme of your choice there are different application requirements and deadlines. On the website, you can read how to apply for a programme.

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Wageningen University & Research, Wageningen, Netherlands

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Student Life

Because Wageningen University & Research is world known, a lot of international students come to the university. There are students from over 103 different countries, which leads to a large international community in Wageningen. There are more than 20 international associations you can join. One of them is ISOW, the international student organisation. They offer courses, events, and excursions. Or IxESN, the Erasmus Student Network, who have a buddy programme, excursions, festivities and more.


Wageningen City

Wageningen is a small city with almost 40.000 inhabitants from over 160 different countries and is centrally located in the Netherlands. Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague are only a one-hour train ride away. The campus of Wageningen University & Research is within cycling distance.

The city is surrounded by beautiful green nature. You can relax on the riverbanks of the Rhine river, wander through the forest or hang out in the city centre. Here you can find historic and modern buildings, high-rise student flats, works of art and botanical gardens that all add to the diversity of Wageningen.

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#Voedsel | Meer aandacht voor voedsel kan #corona patiënten op de IC helpen sneller te herstellen. 'We moeten in de zorg steeds meer gaan letten op hóe mensen van de IC afkomen.' aldus @Arthurvanzanten van #WUR. Lees hier meer over de rol van voedsel!
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#Podcast | Nederland is een klein land, met misschien wel een kleine honderd verschillende natuurlandschappen. Maar hoe plaatsen we o.a. alle windmolens en zonneparken in ons landschap? Prof. ir. Geuze van #WUR gaat in gesprek hierover met @drKelderenCo!
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#Grant | Florian Muijres of #WUR was given a prestigious grant to further study the mating dance of the Malaria mosquito. The 'Human Frontier Science Program' has provided the grant for the three-year during research!
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#COVID | Today, the #CovidChallenge kicked off! Students of @TUeindhoven @WUR @UtrechtUni and @UMCU_Intl are challenged by @GemeenteUtrecht to think of non-repressive measures to limit the negative effects of Covid-19 on daily lives. @Volksgezondheid030 WUR photo
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#Teken | Een tekenbeet komt bij kinderen vaker voor op het hoofd of in de nek, blijkt uit onderzoek van #WUR en @rivm. @ArnoldvanVliet vertelt hoe hieraan heeft bijgedragen! Ook gebeten? Meld het op de radar! WUR photo
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#Bananen | De bananenplant wordt momenteel bedreigd door een dodelijke schimmel. Zullen wij over een paar jaar nog de meest gegeten fruitsoort kunnen eten? Gert Kema vertelt in @ADnl over zijn onderzoek hiernaar bij #WUR. 🍌
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