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.

42nd edition: 5 - 8 November 2018 (fully booked)
43rd edition: 8 – 11 April 2019
44th edition: 4 – 7 November 2019

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 14th edition of this course will take place on 17, 24, 31 January and 7, 14, 21 February 2019.

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

VLAG Statistics courses 2019

We will offer the following courses in 2019. Registration is open for these courses

  1. Introduction to R, 2 days; 20 participants
  2. Applied Statistics, 3 days; 20 participants
  3. Chemometrics, 3 days; 20 participants