International Land and Water Management

Wageningen UR Master of Science


The International Land and Water Management programme focuses on the scientific analysis of the physical, technical and socio-economic aspects of land and water management. Graduates will be able to design sustainable and efficient interventions and technical structures in land and water management. These interventions should be appropriate for the relevant agro-ecological and socio-economic environment.

Course Objectives

– develop comparative insight into the development of land and water management
– take an academic approach to various research paradigms
– acquire a problem-oriented, interdisciplinary attitude towards land and water management and rural development issues
– The programme offers three specialisations, allowing you to tailor it to your personal interests. The International Land and Water Management specialisations are: Sustainable Land Management; – Irrigation and Water Management; Adaptive Water Management.

After graduation