Iracambi Atlantic Rainforest Research Center


Throughout the year

Degree Level

Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

Minimum Education

High School

Subject Areas

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Agronomy
  • Anthropology
  • Biology
  • Botany
  • Business Admin. & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Development Studies
  • Ecology
  • Education
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Field-study
  • Forestry
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Horticulture / Floriculture
  • Internship Programs
  • Latin American Studies
  • Portuguese
  • Sociology
  • Student Trips (non-credit)
  • Urban & Regional Planning
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences

Cost in US$:

Depends on the exchange rate - see below

Program Fees Include:

We charge Brazilian Reais R1200 a month in our main dorm accommodation and an additional R200 for accommodation in our semi private cabins. Program fee includes full board and lodging and you can find the exchange rate on xe.com. The highly popular Sabor da Serra restaurant (Taste of the Mountains) provides three meals a day and often the opportunity to interact with local community members, particularly at weekends. Other facilities include 24 hour internet access (except in severe weather,) use of the classroom and field lab, and our extensive system of rainforest trails. You'll also have logistic and academic support, and plenty of good company.

Experience Required


Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-3

Application Process Involves

  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

one week

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad