- Expedition Travel
- Home Stays In Remote Villages
- Highly Immersive and Integrative
- Learn from Local Leaders
- Learn Thai Language and Culture
The Sustainable Development Studies: Thailand program gets you out of the traditional classroom and into the field on adventurous expedition-style courses. Traveling from remote hill tribe villages in the north to the southern islands, you will study the unique relationships between Thailand's rich cultures and diverse eco-systems while learning from local community leaders. Additionally, you will kayak the Andaman, trek the mountains of northern Thailand, learn about sustainable agriculture, conduct a coral reef surveys, live with host families & more!
Hands-on and academically challenging, the People, Ecology & Development program allows you to engage with the local people and immerse yourself in a way of life different than your own. It is an adventure that will stay with you forever!
An optional 4-6 week internship/independent study with a local organization is available following completion of the program!