Wageningen; The teaching method

WUR teaching
19 January 2017 | Category: Education

In one of my last articles I stated five reasons why I would choose Wageningen for doing my Master again. One of the reasons I gave, is the teaching method. As promised, I now go into detail regarding WUR’s education in this article. So, gear yourself up for a little…

Master Open Day experiences

Japanese students Wageningen
19 December 2016 | Category: Education

“My first impression when I set foot on campus? Wow!” Angelica Marchetti was one of prospective students from abroad who visited the Master Open Day. Over 800 prospective Master students came to visit the Master Open Day on December 15. Almost 10% of the visitors were international prospective students who…

My list of challenges to study in Wageningen

24 November 2016 | Category: Education

Written by Mariana García   I was convinced that I wanted to pursue my studies with a graduate program. After a couple of months searching for a university and a program that convinced me, I happily found the MSc Development and Rural Innovation. A list of challenges came with my…

Meet WUR, your future Master Programme is just one click away!

student Wageningen
16 November 2016 | Category: Education

Imagine you can get first-hand impressions on your prospective Master programme, the campus of Wageningen University and Research (WUR) and student life in Wageningen. And imagine you can meet study advisors and students from your future University without travelling the globe to be there physically. Guess what! All this is possible during…

Overcoming challenges; How I survived my ACT project

ACT Wageningen
14 July 2016 | Category: Education

By Nany Engelhardt Academic Consultancy Training is a great concept; 8 weeks were you work with a team of 5 to 7 students on a real project by actual commissioners, practicing your skills for when you have your MSc and have to go out there in the real world. You get…

Wageningen Weeks – Student experience

15 June 2016 | Category: Education

by Christina Kothes  –   In September 2015, I started with the online distance learning MSc programme Plant Breeding’ of the Wageningen University. Together with 20 other students from around the world, I weekly follow all my theoretical courses online. However, to obtain the necessary practical skills that cannot be taught…

Master Open Day

3 May 2016 | Category: Education

Over 600 prospective Master students came to visit the Master Open Day on April 15, of which 120 visitors were international prospective students who took the chance to see the University for themselves. During this day it was possible to walk around on the campus, take a look inside the…