Part 1: Select Your Program
At The Panama Tropical Research Institute, students and young professionals choose to focus on 1 of 4 academic programs, where they are given the opportunity to apply their passions in the real world.
Part 2: Participate in Sustainability & Skills Workshops
Every participant attends 7 hours weekly of lectures and skills workshops, including 1 hour in each of the other 3 Featured Courses, plus Cooking, Building, and Business Development. We believe this creates a more multidisciplinary understanding of sustainability and teaches hard skills that can be applied in life.
Part 4: Research Assistant to Faculty-Led Project
Finally, participants are able to learn from our experienced faculty by working as research assistants in 1 of 4 faculty-led projects each semester that can range from field studies that will be submitted for publication in scientific journals to business plans to launch new companies to dliever needed products and jobs.