Bali: Marine Conservation Semester & Summer Courses

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The Udayana University and Upskill study programs in Bali are now accepting applications for the “Tropical Biology and Marine Conservation” semester program (With 2 compulsory and 7 elective courses) and for summer courses in Sustainable Tourism, Coral Reef Restoration and Mangrove Ecology. There is a limited amount of spots.

The courses are held in English partly by local professors and by national and international guest lecturers. International students are offered a practical experience in Bali, in which gained knowledge is being put into practice in numerous excursions and field studies. This field trips are designed to immerse the student into the unique Balinese culture and research in remote communities.

  • Research in current topics of Sustainability, Marine Science, Tropical Biology and Biodiversity Conservation while working alongside the local community to make a change together.
  • Experience meaningful weeks of hands-on lectures, field trips, research and scientific data collection.
  • Various field-studies and community visits provide access to unique knowledge and help to understand the current health status of our oceans.
  • Study at one of Indonesia’s most international universities and gain expert knowledge from its acknowledged lecturers, researchers and activists in Marine Conservation.

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Karen Melissa

Best experience ever!

I join the summer course in Sustainable Tourism in Udayana University in Bali, and I can totally say that this has been one of my best life experiences ever. This course is very unique because explore the Tri Hita Karana life philosophy of the Balinese culture.I enjoyed every single moment of this course. Learn a lot about the lectures, discovered amazing ecotouristic places as natural national parks, beaches, marine life, and culture.
200% recommended!

How can this program be improved?
Everything is pretty good.
Yes, I recommend this program

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