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Wageningen Universiteit en Researchcentrum
Country Netherlands
City Wageningen
Bachelor (foreigners)14,418 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)17,302 USD/year.
Cost of living $709-1,381 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1876
Abbreviation WUR
Teachers 2,569
Students 11,067
Foreigners 28%
Religion None
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life
• Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap, Nederland
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking114
Country ranking5
Academic Reputation196
Employer Reputation389
Quality of teaching20
International Faculty324
International Students113
Citations per Faculty282
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine83
Natural Science167
Social Sciences and Management334
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking114
QS World University Rankings135
ARWU Academic Ranking101
Webometrics Ranking444
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة فاغينينغين
German Universität Wageningen
Spanish Universidad de Wageningen
French Université de Wageningen
Japanese ワーヘニンゲン大学
Korean 와게닝겐대학
nl Wageningen University & Research centre
Portuguese Universidade de Wageningen
Russian Вагенингенский университет
Chinese 瓦格宁根大学
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University of Wageningen or Wageningen Universiteit en Researchcentrum (WUR) - public higher education institution in Netherlands.

University of Wageningen - Description

Wageningen University: For Quality of Life! Wageningen University is one of the leading international universities with courses in the field of healthy food and living environment. It aims to improve the quality of life by focusing on three main themes: Health, Lifestyle & Livelihood; Food & Food Production and Living Environment. Wageningen University offers a wide range of study options in the fields of climate, energy, water, environment, nutrition, health, landscape and animals. These fields are approached from various perspectives such as economics, management, research, product development, technology and international cooperation. Studying at Wageningen University guarantees you premium quality education and an international quality benchmark on your CV. You will focus on current and future issues that are of increasing importance to the business industry and government. If you want to know more about the possibilities Wageningen University has to offer you please visit our website.

Bachelor - University of Wageningen

Wageningen University was founded in 1918. In recent decades it has evolved into one of the world’s leading education and research centres in the plant, animal, environmental, agrotechnological, food and social sciences. The way food is grown has undergone rapid change in the last few decades. All over the world, agriculture is becoming more and more market driven, while pressures on the environment are increasing. For many years, Wageningen scientists have been aware of the ultimate importance of maintaining a habitable planet earth, as well as ensuring reliable supplies of safe, high quality food, while maintaining the biodiversity of natural habitats and conserving natural resources. Wageningen University has therefore formulated its mission accordingly: “Wageningen University wishes to develop and disseminate the scientific knowledge needed to sustainably supply society’s demand for sufficient, healthy food and a good environment for humans, animals and plants". Recognising the importance of disseminating knowledge and expertise, we offer students from around the world a wide range of educational programmes. Wageningen University offers students from abroad a special international Master of Science Programme as well as a post-graduate programme.

Programs - Bachelor - University of Wageningen

Bachelor Agrotechnology
Bachelor Animal Sciences
Bachelor Applied Communication Science
Bachelor Biology
Bachelor Biotechnology
Bachelor Business and Consumer Sciences
Bachelor Economics and Policy
Bachelor Food
Bachelor Forest and Nature
Bachelor Health and Society
Bachelor International Development
Bachelor International Land and Water
Bachelor Landscape Architecture and Planning
Bachelor Molecular Life Sciences
Bachelor Nutrition and Health
Bachelor Orientation Year Life Sciences
Bachelor Plant Sciences
Bachelor Social Sciences
Bachelor Soil, Water, Atmosphere
Bachelor Tourism
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Programs - Master - University of Wageningen

Master Agricultural and Bioresource Engineering 
Master Animal Sciences 
Master Applied Communication Science 
Master Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management 
Master Bioinformatics 
Master Biology 
Master Biotechnology 
Master Climate Studies 
Master Development and Rural Innovation 
Master Earth and Environment 
Master Environmental Sciences 
Master Experimental Plant Sciences 
Master Food Quality Management 
Master Food Safety 
Master Food Technology 
Master Food Technology Agrobiotechnology Nutrition and Health Sciences
Master Forest and Nature Conservation 
Master Geo-Information Science 
Master Geographical Information Management and Applications 
Master Health and Society (Specialisation) 
Master International Development Studies 
Master International Land and Water Management 
Master Landscape Architecture and Planning 
Master Leisure, Tourism and Environment 
Master Management, Economics and Consumer Studies 
Master Molecular Life Sciences 
Master Nutrition and Health 
Master Organic Agriculture 
Master Plant Biotechnology 
Master Plant Sciences  Doctoral Programs
Master Production Ecology and Resource Conservation (Pe&Rc) 
Master Sensory Science (Specialisation) 
Master Urban Environmental Management
Master Wageningen Institute For Environment and Climate Research (Wimek)
Master Wageningen Institute Of Animal Sciences (Wias) 
Master Wageningen School Of Social Sciences (Wass) 
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