The Summer School “Tropical Biobased Production Systems" aims to present an overview of technologies, economics and environmental scenario of Brazilian agriculture, forestry and livestock farming in theoretical classes and technical visits. The participation of foreign and Brazilian students encourages their interaction and experiences exchange.

The course is completely in english.

The Summer School is recommended to Senior Undergraduate and MSc students.


  • July, 24th - August 04th 2023


  • Biodiversity on agricultural regions of Brazil;

  • Animal production in the tropics;

  • Natural resources;

  • Biomass and bioenergy production systems;

  • Management of agricultural landscape;

  • Water management on biomass production;

  • Food technology on tropical plants;

  • Biotechnology applied to biomass production;

  • Social issues on rural environment; and

  • Tropical bio-based economy.

The Summer School is free of charge and fees.

The students will receive a transcript of records with the academic load with 60 hours of activities.