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.
Autumn semester: end of August - January.
Spring semester: January/February - June.
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
The university library in Wageningen. Photo: Wageningen University