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Food Safety


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Wageningen University & Research is one of the leading centres in the Food Sciences globally, moreover, the Food Safety programme at WUR was the first MSc in Food Safety
worldwide. This programme offers three unique specialisations:

(A) Applied Food safety
(B) Food Law and Regulatory Affairs
(C) Supply Chain Safety

Students with a background in Law, supply chain management and or a logistical background and an interest in food related topics are therefore also welcome to apply for this programme! 

Where other programmes in this field may focus solely on the technological aspects of food safety or focus on the interaction of food safety and food quality, this programme

at Wageningen University with its three unique specialisations offers a more integrated, multidisciplinary approach to Food Safety. Alumni find jobs in research, consultancy, as 

a food safety officer, regulatory affairs officer, PhD student, Microbiologist, QA manager, etcetera.  




Master of Science


2 years

ECTS credits

Information not available



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530

€ 20,600

€ 20,600

€ 20,600


Application requirements

Information not available

Language requirements

IELTS overall band
TOEFL internet based
Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English

Check when you can start and what you have to pay!

Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
€ 20,600
€ 20,600
Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 15 Jun '24 1 May '24


You can check if you're eligible for scholarships that apply to this course.

StuNed Scholarship Programme

StuNed Scholarships for master studies, short courses and customised training programmes are available for Indonesian professionals with at least 2 years' work experience in a development-related organisation.

Orange Knowledge Programma (OKP)

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.


Wageningen University & Research

Main address
Droevendaalsesteeg 2
6708 PB Wageningen
0317 - 484848

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