VLAG general courses

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

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.

54th PhD week: 3 - 6 April 2023
55th PhD week: 12 - 15 June 2023
56th PhD week: 2 - 5 October 2023

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 course is organised annualy.
The 18th edition of this course will take place on six Thursday afternoons:
19 and 26 January, 2, 9, 16, 23 February 2023, from 2:30 PM till 5:30 PM.

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

VLAG Statistics courses 2023

We will offer the following courses in 2023, the dates will be announced shortly;

  1. Introduction to R
  2. Chemometrics (Multivariate Statistics)
  3. Applied Statistics