VLAG general courses

General courses deal with various issues relevant for the professional and personal development of PhD candidates.

VLAG organises the following general courses:

VLAG PhD week

The VLAG PhD week is a compulsory part of the VLAG education programme and it is specifically meant as an introductory course for freshman PhD candidates.

46th edition: 6 - 9 April 2020 (course is fully booked, and will be rescheduled due to Covid-19 crisis)
47th edition: 19 - 22 October 2020 (registration will open in June)

Organised by: VLAG
Contact person: Mrs. Vesna Pršić, MSc (Vesna.Prsic@wur.nl)

Philosophy and Ethics of Food Science and Technology

This series of six Thursday afternoon discussion sessions will include hands-on dealings with ethical, philosophical, and societal issues surrounding science.
The 15th edition of this course will take place on 16, 23, 30 January and 6, 13, 20 February 2020.

Organised by: VLAG in the context of WGS
Contact person: Mrs. Vesna Pršić, MSc (Vesna.Prsic@wur.nl)

VLAG Statistics courses 2020

We will offer the following courses in 2020

  1. Introduction to R: 25-26 May
  2. Applied Statistics: 2-4 June
  3. Chemometrics (Multivariate Statistics): 10-12 June