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M.Sc. On Campus

Leisure, Tourism and Environment

Wageningen University and Research

24 months
17616 EUR/year
1084 EUR/year
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During the two-year Leisure, Tourism and Environment programme from Wageningen University and Research you critically examine the growing significance and complexity of tourism. 

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Tourism is an ever-growing and global phenomenon. As one of the world’s largest economic sectors, its societal and environmental challenges cannot be ignored.

As such you will be able to identify the problems behind tourism, but also to contribute to effective and sustainable solutions in tourism.

What makes the master's Tourism, Society and Environment unique?

  • A study programme with a long tradition of highly rated education and research in tourism studies.
  • The only MSc tourism programme with an environmental focus.
  • Offers practical experience through internships and consultancy assignments.

Future career - Tourism, Society and Environment

The Leisure, Tourism and Environment programme from Wageningen University and Research  is intended for students who seek a career as an academic professional or as a scientist. Among the professional job possibilities are experts in sustainable tourism or visitor management.

Programme Structure

Four trajectories:

Students can choose between four thematic trajectories that each focus on a specific research domain and that is connected to specific societal questions.

  • Tourism & Development
  • Tourism & Natural Resources
  • Tourism & Global Change
  • Tourism & Experiences

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

Enrolment in an MSc Programme at Wageningen University & Research requires:

  • A BSc degree (or equivalent) in a field of science relevant to your selected programme
  • Sufficient quality of the BSc degree as shown by an average mark of at least 7 (Dutch system), a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least B/B+ (US system) or a classification as 2nd upper (UK system).
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    1084 EUR/year
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    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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