Study Agriculture & Forestry in Netherlands

Study Agriculture & Forestry in Netherlands

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.

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17 Agriculture & Forestry Master's degrees in Netherlands

M.Sc. Plant Breeding (online Master Specialisation)

Plant Breeding plays an important role in the development of plant varieties for food, feed and industrial uses. New varieties have to meet current demands regarding yield, disease resistance, quality characteristics, salt or drought tolerance and suitability for sustainable plant production systems. Wageningen UR offers the Plant Breeding (online Master Specialisation) degree course.

M.Sc. Plant Biotechnology

Wageningen UR offers the MSc in Plant Biotechnology which aims to impart understanding of the basic principles of the plant sciences and molecular biology, as well as the integration of these disciplines, to provide healthy plants in a safe environment for food, non-food, feed and health applications.

Biology, Plants & Animals
M.Sc. Marine Sciences

Marine Sciences studies how marine systems and processes operate naturally and how they change through human intervention.

Graduate School of Geosciences
M.Sc. Plant Sciences

The Plant Sciences are linked to a sector that is very important to the international economy. They are a field of biology that focuses on all aspects of crop production, ranging from plant breeding and the development of propagation methods to the production of food, food ingredients, pharmaceuticals, high quality products and raw materials. Wageningen UR offers the MSc in Plant Sciences degree course.

Biology, Plants & Animals
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. has Wageningen UR created a programme to train academic professionals who want to work in this field, which is the MSc in Organic Agriculture degree course.

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

The Master Forest and Nature Conservation at Wageningen UR 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. Insights into all aspects of forest and nature conservation are required to address these issues.

Environment & Landscape
M.Sc. Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management

The MSc Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management from Wageningen UR is a two year programme, which comprises of 120 credits (ECTS). The programme consists of various courses, an internship and a research thesis which are carried out within one of the three specialisations.

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

The European Master in Sustainable Animal Nutrition and Feeding MSc course from Wageningen UR is unique in its approach towards student mobility. This MSc programme is ‘thesis-oriented’, meaning students work from the first week during the first year towards their thesis, the research work which is conducted in the second year.

M.Sc. Animal Sciences

The two-year MSc Animal Sciences study programme from Wageningen UR is a continuation of a BSc in Animal Sciences or an equivalent programme in the field of livestock, companion animals and wildlife.

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

This Soil Geography and Earth Surface Dynamics specialisation at Wageningen UR 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. 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
M.Sc. Marine Biology

The programme is strongly research oriented. You will conduct research under the supervision of experienced scientists, do projects on the level of cells, organisms, and populations. It is possible to do fieldwork, like studying species interactions in the Wadden Sea or researching population dynamics of krill in the Antarctic. Lab work is a possibility as well, such as studying the influence of ultraviolet radiation on plankton.

Faculty of Mathematics & Natural Sciences
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.