Study Agriculture & Forestry in Netherlands

Master's Degrees in
Agriculture & Forestry in Netherlands

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Studying Agriculture & Forestry

Agriculture and forestry study soil, animal and plant life and the natural resources they produce. Sub-disciplines include studies in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, aquatic life, crop sciences, and more.

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Studying in Netherlands

The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

17 Agriculture & Forestry Master's degrees in Netherlands

M.Sc. Animal Sciences

The two-year Animal Sciences M.Sc. programme at Wageningen University and Research is a continuation of a B.Sc. in Animal Sciences or an equivalent programme in the field of livestock, companion animals and wildlife. 

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. European Master in Sustainable Animal Nutrition and Feeding

The European Master in Sustainable Animal Nutrition and Feeding at Wageningen University and Research will decrease the shortage of academics in this field by educating third country and European students a state of the art course in the feeding and nutrition of food producing animals with a multidisciplinary approach towards productivity, animal health and welfare and environmental aspects.

M.Sc. Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management

The master Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management is a two-year MSc programme at Wageningen University and Research. Oceans, seas, estuaries and lakes are major providers of ecosystem goods and services such as tourism and coastal protection. In many cases, exploitation levels have bypassed the carrying capacity of these ecosystems leading to devastating effects on the ecosystem functioning.

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. Forest and Nature Conservation

The Forest and Nature Conservation programme at Wageningen University and Research focuses on policy, sustainable management and conservation of forest and nature i.e. understanding and predicting the effect of phenomena such as deforestation, biodiversity loss, ecotourism, timber production and animal reintroduction.

Environment & Landscape
M.Sc. Organic Agriculture

The ever increasing demand for organically produced foods requires new and different production systems. In order to create such sustainable organic production systems a fresh scientific approach is needed. Wageningen University and Research has created the Organic Agriculture programme to train academic professionals who want to work in this field.

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. Plant Breeding

The Plant Breeding programme from Wageningen University and Research is designed as a part-time study. Graduates from the Master Plant Sciences have excellent career prospects and most of them receive job offers before graduation.

M.Sc. Plant Sciences

The Plant Sciences programme at Wageningen University and Research focuses on all aspects of the plant production chain; from the development and multiplication of new plant varieties to the combating of diseases and the cultivation of crops. 

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. Marine Sciences

The M.Sc. in Marine Sciences at Utrecht University focuses on the impact of human activities upon marine ecosystems such as seas and oceans. The Master’s programme analyses current ecological issues like energy and climate change, water pollution and ocean acidification. Learn to develop sustainable environmental policies and implement defence measures for coastal regions and fisheries.

Graduate School of Geosciences
M.Sc. Plant Biotechnology

The Plant Biotechnology Master at Wageningen University and Research focuses on the development and application of new technologies to create better plants. You will also gain a deeper understanding of the biological processes of the plant.

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. Soil Geography and Earth Surface Dynamics

This Soil Geography and Earth Surface Dynamics specialisation at Wageningen University and Research allows you to explore the spatial and temporal processes that are active in soils, landscapes and the wider earth system. It uses an integrative approach that combines biophysical and human elements to gain insight in past, present and future system dynamics.

Environment & Landscape
M.Sc. Agricultural Production Chain Management

The Master of Agricultural Production Chain Management is intended for development specialists working in organisations dealing with agricultural production, processing, marketing, quality control and logistics. Typically, such work will confront them with complex problems that require new thinking and new approaches - providing services on the basis of demand, for example, rather than on the basis of production.

M.Sc. Applied Stochastics

The Master’s in Applied Stochastics will train you to be a mathematician that can help both scientists and business people make better decisions, conclusions and predictions. In a country known for its research into stochastics, and in a stimulating and multidisciplinary environment, you will gain the theoretical knowledge and technical and communication skills you need to succeed.

Faculty of Science
M.Sc. Marine Biology

The two-year Master's degree programme in Marine Biology focuses on life in our planet's seas and oceans. Whether you are interested in biological oceanography, conservation of marine mammals, or coastal marine ecology, there are plenty of opportunities: you can design your own study programme to fit your personal preferences.

Faculty of Mathematics & Natural Sciences
M.Sc. Urban Studies (research MSc)

The Research Master in Urban Studies combines several disciplines to provide a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach to study urban change and the opportunities and challenges this produces.

Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences