Admission to the programme

All students having a BSc-degree or equivalent based on 180 ECTS in agriculture, horticulture, ecology, biology, economics, food sciences, rural sociology or other fields related to agriculture or the food sector may apply for this course.


Applicants should have the required language skills to attend classes and carry out the required work in English. The academic board will decide on the students’ eligibility to take the course, thanks to their written application (certificates, marks, time spent in English-speaking countries)and/or English language test (TOEFL IBT: 92 (23 in Speaking), IELTS: 6.5 (6.0 in Speaking), Cambridge: First Certificate A – Advance Certificate B).
Please double check on the Wageningen website to make sure requirement hasn’t changed: Minimum of level for MSc Studies – Organic Agriculture WUR English requirements
Language courses in French, English or Dutch are offered during the different semester.