University College Venlo

Would you like to kick the transition towards a more sustainable planet into high gear? Then an environmentally friendly society and food supply are essential. With a growing world population, this is a significant challenge. At University College Venlo, you collaborate with staff and students on a food chain that promotes human and environmental health. You will learn about the most recent scientific and technological developments, becoming an expert in the field of a green and future-proof society.

At University College Venlo, you can choose your own courses in areas such as sustainability, biology, biodiversity, nutrition, health, psychology, and entrepreneurship. You will gain experience in the ultra-modern facilities of the Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo, one of the most innovative (research) centres for the future of food production.

After completing your bachelor's degree, you can pursue a master's degree or work as an expert for your own firm, government, or research organisation. Your work will address all facets of the transition to a sustainable future. No matter where you are going to work, you will the driving force behind the transition.

Application for the bachelor’s programme University College Venlo is possible after 1 May 2024.
The application deadline is on 31 August 2024. However, we advise you to complete your application before 1 August. This way, you (and we) have plenty of time to arrange all practical details to ensure a smooth start of your study.

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Do you have a question about University College Venlo? Send Catarina a DM!

  • Since I am passionate about nutrition, I chose University College Venlo, where nutrition is a big topic.
    Alexia Georis (Belgium), University College Venlo
  • The social impact of a small-scale university is huge
    Augustin Poncelet (Belgium), University College Venlo
  • Venlo is perfect for you if you are focused on your studies, enjoy spending time in nature, and do wholesome activities with your friends
    Luna Braucic Mitrovic (Serbia and Slovenia), University College Venlo
  • Food is not only food but also medicine
    Marie Maischberger (Germany), University College Venlo

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Are you a prospective bachelor student? Then we are here to help! We understand that finding the right bachelor programme is important. That’s why we offer you several resources that will give you a feel of what it is like to study at University College Venlo.

Visit this page to talk to our students, schedule a personal appointment or register for an Experience Day