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


GEO-20406 Human Geography: Theory and Practice

ENP-20806 Environmental Management and Industry

CPT-22306 Environmental Communication and Responsible Innovation

ENP-23806 Sustainability Transitions: Concepts, Issues and Indicators

BMO-33806 Circular Entrepreneurship: Co-creating the circular economy

ETE-10806 Introduction Environmental Technology


GEN-21306 Introduction to Genetic Analysis

GEN-30306 Genetic Analysis Trends and Concepts

GEN-30806 Population and Quantitative Genetics

GEN-20806 Plant Biotechnology

ENT-21306 Insects as Food and Feed

TOX-20303 General Toxicology

MIB-20306 Microbioal Physiology

FCH-21806 Food Related Allergies and Intolerances

RSO-22306 Food Culture and Customs

CBI-20306 Cell Biology and Health

BIC-20306 Cell Physiology and Genetics

SSB-20306 Bioinformation Technology

BNT-50806 BioNanoTechnology; Introduction

BNT-51306 BioNanoTechnology: Sensors & Devices

BNT-30306 BioNanoTechnology; Nanomedicine

CLB-30306 Cell Biology and Advanced Imaging Technologies

ORC-50803 Chemical Biology: Exploring Biology with Small Molecules


MST-55306 Principles of Entrepreneurship

BEC-52306 Financial and Business Management

BEC-51806 Agricultural Business Economics

MST-24306 Management and Marketing

AEW-22806 Marine Systems

AFI-31306 Life History of Aquatic Organisms

AFI-31806 Aquaculture Production Systems

YEI-31306 Trends in Aquaculture

AFI-32806 Marine Resources Management

AFI-20306 Aquaculture and Fisheries

AFI-32306 Nutrition, Welfare and Reproduction in Aquaculture

Life History of Aquatic Organisms


Basics in Food Technology

Milk in Dairy Chain


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

CSA-32806 Functional Diversity for Sustainable Crop Production

SBL-21806 Soil Quality

SBL-31806 Nutrient Management

SBL-50806 Agrobiodiversity

ELS-32806 Teaching, Learning and Capacity Building for Sustainable Development

FSE-32306 Methodologies for Reading Sustainable Foodscapes

FSE-21806 Introduction to Organic Production Systems

FSE-50306 Ecological Design and Permaculture


LAW-22306 Global and EU Environmental Law and Policy

ENR-21306 Environmental economics for environmental sciences

ECS-65600 Scientific Writing Skills

LUP-35806 Mobility & network infrastructure

ETE-22806 Principles of urban environmental management

LUP-23806 Planning for urban quality of life

YRM -20306 Research methods in environmental sciences

EPN-36806 Governance for sustainable cities


REG-31806 Ecological methods I

REG-31306 Trends in forest and nature conservation

FEM-22803 Agroforestry

REG-32806 Wildlife resource management

FEM-31806 Models for Ecological Systems


TOX-20303 General Toxicology

FHM-20306 Food Microbiology

ENT-21306 Insects as Food and Feed

FCH-21806 Food Related Allergies and Intolerances

FQD-21806 Milk in the Dairy Chain

TOX-30306 Food Toxicology

RSO-21806 Origin Food: a Market for Identity

FHM-22806 Food Hazards


MCB-20806  Principles of consumer studies

AEP-20806 Institutional Economics and Economic Organisation Theory

LUP-23806 Planning for Urban Quality of Life

ENP-23806 Sustainability Transitions: Concepts, Issues and Indicators


MAQ11306 Air Quality

MAT23306 Multivariate Mathematics Applied

MAQ34806 Atmospheric Composition and Air Quality

INF22306 Programming in Python

MAQ21806 Meteorology and Climate

MAQ30306 Atmospheric Practical

ENR21306 Environmental Economics for Environmental Sciences

MAT20306 Advanced Statistics

CPT50306 Environmental Philosophy and Ecological Restoration


GEN-20306 Molecular and Evolutionary Ecology

BHE-50306 Life History Evolution

BHE-20303 Animal Behaviour

BHE-30306 Behavioural Ecology


GRS-51306 Geo-information Science for Society

ESA-23306 Introduction to Global Change

INF-51306 Big Data

GRS-33806 Geo Scripting

GRS-33306 Spatial and Temporal Analysis for Earth and Environment


CPT31806 Investigating Knowledge

ANU30806 Animal Nutrition and Physiology

ANU30306 Nutrient Dynamics

RHI50506 Agrarian History

ANU31306 Feed Technology

APS-20806 Systems Approach in Animal Sciences


LAW-22306 Global and EU Environmental Law & Policy

DEC-32306 International Trade and Development Policy

PAP-21306 International Policies and Institutions

SCH-21306 Demography and Global Population Issues


AEW-31306 Water Quality

TOX-30806 Environmental Toxicology

SOC-21306 Soil Pollution and Soil Protection

SLM-21306 Subsurface Solute Transport

HWM-21806 Hydraulics and Hydrometry

REG-20306 Climate Change Ecology

PEN-10503 Ecology I

AEW-20706 Practical Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality


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

SBL-31806 Nutrient Management

SBL-21806 Soil Quality

FSE-31806 Agroecology


LAR-25806 Studio Site Design

LAR-25303 Free-hand and Digital Visualisation 1

AEP-22306 Landscape Economics and Politics

LAR-28306 Studio Urban Design

LAR-29806 Planting, Construction and Representation 1

LAR-27806 Free-hand and Digital Visualisation 2

LAR-37306 Reflections on Planning and Design Practices

LAR-36806 Climate-responsive Planning and Design

ENP-22803 Theories and Themes: Sociology

ELS-65500 Argumentation Skills

SGL-11806 Fundamentals of Landscape

LAR-38303 Landscape Aesthetics

LAR-37809 Studio Regional Design

LUP-60309 Atelier Landscape Architecture and Planning




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Published 5. August 2014 - 12:38 - Updated 14. October 2019 - 14:54