24 months
17616 EUR/year
1084 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Are you interested in nutrition and health? Then this is the right place for you. Learn more about the Nutrition and Health programme at Wageningen University and Research. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


This two-year full-time English taught Nutrition and Health programme at Wageningen University and Research gives you the chance to study an important concept of our nowadays lives, that is the impact of nutrition on our health.

Future Career - Nutrition and Health

Once you have finished the master's Nutrition and Health you are prepared to start your career, whether it is in science or the private sector. Here you can read stories of some of the recent graduates.

Programme Structure


  • Nutritional and Public Health Epidemiology
  • Nutritional Physiology and Health Status
  • Molecular Nutrition and Toxicology
  • Sensory Science
  • Systems Approach for Sustainable and Healthy Diets
  • Food Digestion and Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Sept: Application via Studielink will open in October


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Students holding a bachelor's or master's degree or equivalent in one of the following fields are usually considered eligible for admission to the MSc programme Nutrition and Health when they also meet the GPA and English proficiency requirements:

  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Food Science and Nutrition (with a significant focus on Human Nutrition and relevant research methodology)
  • Nutrition and Dietetics with a significant research-focus
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Health Sciences with a focus on metabolism in a research context.
  • No rights can be derived from this list. The admission officer checks each individual study programme (including the BSc- or MSc-degrees mentioned above) on sufficient courses on nutrition, human physiology and research methodology.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17616 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17616 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1084 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1084 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Wageningen

700 - 800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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