Our research is driven by our desire to understand and contribute to the world’s challenges and the transitions that lie before us. In Wageningen we encompass the entire chain of knowledge, from curiosity-driven fundamental research to science-based and up-scalable practical knowledge to create solutions that have impact.
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Wageningen University & Research has a large community of international students. We understand that it is very hard to look for your own place in a different country. That's why we have gathered information about how to find a room in Wageningen as a way for you to start your search. Idealis (the main student housing cooperation in Wageningen) will offer their rooms via ROOM.nl. As a prospective student at Wageningen University & Research you can register and apply for rooms via ROOM.nl.
Non-Dutch students must be adequately insured for medical expenses while staying in the Netherlands. This will be checked by the registration officials when you apply for a residence permit.
The campus of Wageningen University & Research measures 70.000m2 and is chosen as most sustainable university of the Netherlands. It is home to students, teachers, researchers and staff from over 103 different countries.
Sports Centre de Bongerd (SCB) is the sports centre for students and staff of Wageningen University & Research. We welcome everyone who would like to become active, from beginners to accomplished athletes. Come to have fun or relax, to work on your health and endurance, to push your fitness boundaries, or to enhance your athletic performance.
Several kinds of (student) sports clubs are active in and around the sports centre de Bongerd's facilities. Students who possess a WUR card whose sports rights have been activated can join these clubs for free or at a reduced rate.
Wageningen Food Safety Research is accredited for the organization of Proficiency Tests by the Dutch Accreditation Council since 2006.
Wageningen University & Research is not only number 53 in the world but also number 1 in the Netherlands!
Overall enjoyed the experience, I completed a wide range of modules, involving fieldwork, labwork, group presentations, computer work etc., thus rounding my skills. However, the student to teacher ratio could be problematic, and resulted in problems with feedback. It was often impersonal, and took longer than you would like. I feel that improvements to this would really...
WUR (Wageningen University and Research) is considered top of its class for a reason. Organization and personnel availability is very satisfying, the facilities are always more than adequate and, even in time of COVID-19, everything is accounted for. Education is heavily scheduled, which can be stressful for people coming from different systems, but I believe that it...
Interesting programma giving the chance to learn about a wide range of topic and a certain freedom in time to deepdive particular topics of interest.
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