Wageningen University

  • Nederland.

    The Netherlands.


Wageningen University is an internationally orientated university with similar academic fields as NMBU. You have many opportunities to do an exchange with high academic quality if you choose to study in the Netherlands.

Wageningen University

About the agreement
The agreement covers various areas within Life Sciences (for example, landscape architecture, town- and regional planning, plant science, water and environment, agroecology, animal science, food science, biotechnology, biology and ecology. An overview of subject areas can be found here.

It is also possible to apply to various course packages (from the third year of a bachelor’s degree. An overview of these packages (minors) can be found here.

Who can apply
To apply for Erasmus exchange to Wageningen, it is necessary to have attained a minimum of 120 ECTS.

Students of landscape architecture must also attach a portfolio to their application (PDF, 10 A4 pages).

Number of study places
18 per year.

Language of teaching
All courses offered as third year bachelor courses, plus all master’s level courses are given in English. Courses on the first and second years of bachelor degrees are taught in Dutch.

Semester timing
Autumn semester: end of August - January.

Spring semester: January/February - June.

Tuition Fees
Erasmus students must continue to pay for NMBU’s semester fees, plus register with NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

Example courses students have taken previously


MST-55306 Principles of Entrepreneurship

BEC-52306 Financial and Business Management

BEC-51806 Agricultural Business Economics

MST-24306 Management and Marketing


ENP-31806 Globalization and Sustainability of Food Production and Consumption

PPS-30806 Analysing Sustainability of Farming Systems

SDC-33306 Methodology for Field Research in the Social Sciences

FSE-30306 Analysis and Design of Organic Farming Systems


REG-31806 Ecological methods I

REG-31306 Trends in forest and nature conservation

FEM-22803 Agroforestry

REG-32806 Wildlife resource management

INF-31806 Models for ecological systems


MAT-20306 Advanced Statistics

ENT-30306 Ecological Aspects of Bio-Interactions

PHP-30806 Molecular Aspects of Bio-Interactions

NEM-30306 Host-Parasite Interactions

ENT-30806 Fundmental and Applied Aspects of the Biology of Insects

SOQ-51306 The Living Soil

Universitetsbibilioteket i WageningenThe university library in Wageningen. Photo: Wageningen University

Published 5. August 2014 - 12:38 - Updated 1. July 2019 - 15:19