Wageningen University





The stated mission of Wageningen UR (University & Research Centre) is "to explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life". One of the strengths of the university is its ability to join the expertise of specialised research institutes with the academe of a leading research university.

The scientific quality of Wageningen UR is affirmed by the prominent position it occupies in international rankings (and is consistently one of Top three Dutch universities) and citation indexes. Its staff of 6,500 and 10,000 students work in three core areas:

- Food and food production

- The Environment

- Health and Lifestyle

Courses offered through English


WUR works with an independent accommodation provider that has rooms for rent at between Eur250 and Eur 450 per month.