Wageningen University & Research is not only number 53 in the world based on THE. #1 in The Netherland, #1 Agricultural University (National Taiwan Ranking), #3 in Environment & Ecology (National Taiwan Ranking). #1 in Agriculture & Forestry (QS World University Ranking). #5 in Environmental Sciences (QS World University Ranking)
‘To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life’. That is the mission of Wageningen University & Research.
Wageningen University & Research is a research institution that focuses on the domain ‘healthy food and living conditions’. We do not just develop top-quality expertise; we also help translate our knowledge into practice worldwide. That is why we do fundamental research all over the world. And finally, we also train professionals who, in the near and distant future, will discover breakthroughs in science and technology. Our research and education are based on a fundamental scientific approach and accordingly strongly geared toward application in practice. This is achieved through the close collaboration between different fields of expertise including both natural and social sciences. The domain of Wageningen University & Research consists of three related core areas: • Food, feed & biobased production • Natural resources & living environment • Society & well-being