MARITIME PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OF PANAMA

(507) 6781-6847

Maritime Bachelor

High School - Maritime and Science Technology Program

Maritime Professional Institute of Panama - High School was established in 2018 with one class of ninth grade students.

High School students also participate in multiple opportunities in marine science and experiential learning.

A unique integration of subject areas allows students to creatively apply their knowledge to practical situations.

Hands-on learning is emphasized in both classroom and field trip experiences.

These field trips give students unique hands–on learning experiences. Students can interact with marine life and the natural environment. Students learn about protecting endangered animals, why we need to stop destroying coral reefs and natural habitats, which is importan to our oceans, and how human life is tied to our oceans.

The initiative to implement this learning method was born from the need to improve and contribute every day to the progress of maritime careers with the aim of training students capable of facing higher studies and facing with greater efficiency and effectiveness the demands of the national and international maritime labor market.

Students will be able to learn in the Maritime Bachelor about the Ship Port System, Ship Types-Cargoes, safety equipment and accessories, piloting, execution, registration of ships and yachts.

Face-to-face modality.

Duration:

3 years.

Hours:

Monday To Friday from 7:00 am to 1:30 pm.

This Maritime Bachelor is created to train our young people who are the future of Panama We offer this bachelor’s degree for the tenth, eleventh, and Twelfth grade area with very affordable costs. Onboard training is supported by exercises that include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Lifeboat Drill
  • Fire drill
  • Closed space entrance
  • Rescue drill
  • Oil Spill Drill
  • Search and rescue exercises
  • Anti-piracy exercises.
The development team places great importance on real life case studies to enhance the learning experiences. Thank you for entrusting your child with all of our amazing staff members and for choosing Maritime as your child’s school. For assistance with the application, process, requirements, transcripts, documents, please contact an MPIP student services office for more information and assistance for courses availability at mpinstituto@mp-ip.edu.pa or administracion@mp-ip.edu.pa

The Maritime and Science Technology Program offers the following classes:

Study Plan

Study Plan

MARITIME BACHELOR

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Physical and mental health certificate
  • Birth certificate
  • Nineth grade diploma
  • Certificate of good behavior
  • VII – VIII – IX Credits
  • Two passport size photos
  • Bulletin copy

Commerce & Tourism Labor Bachelor

HIGH SCHOOL BACHELOR IN TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY

  • Bachelor of Commerce 

The MARITIME PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OF PANAMA prepares professionals in the Bachelor of Commerce, where they can develop the management, direction and control of companies linked to national and international organizations, markets, and environment.

Its training allows it to internationalize companies and are aimed at the acquisition by the student of a general training, in one or several disciplines, oriented to the preparation for the exercise of activities of a professional nature carrying out advice, promotion, business techniques, formulation and evaluation of projects for the export and import of goods and services with a strategic vision. Benefits of studying the Bachelor of Commerce.

  • Acquisition of basic administrative, accounting, and financial knowledge.
  • It is a baccalaureate that, due to its technical studies, allows an easy insertion in the labor area.
  • Foster leadership skills, teamwork, collaborative, analytical, organizational, persuasive and have supervisory skills.

This bachelor’s degree is offered for the area of tenth, eleventh, twelfth with affordable costs and a short duration.

  • Bachelor in Tourism

It focuses on preparing professionals in various areas such as: geography, history, and languages, in the same way the graduate will obtain a solid training in key aspects such as management and marketing, learning to project and market tourist destinations, developing skills at a national and international level. Studying tourism, you will have concrete possibilities in a labor field and the ability to manage your own tourism enterprise. It is also intended that the student learn administrative concepts and research methodology to generate new attractive places where they will know and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity to be original in the development and application of ideas.

Face-to-face modality.

High School
(10th, 11th, 12th).

Duration:

1 year and a half.

The Maritime and Science Technology Program offers the following classes:

Study Plan

BACHELOR IN TOURISM

Study Plan

BACHELOR OF COMMERCE

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Being over 15 years old.
  • Two (2) passport size photos.
  • Birth certificate.
  • Copy of identity card.
  • Copy of the guardian if he is a minor.
  • Copy of General Basic Certificate.
  • Pre-media original credits.
  • Certificate of Physical and Mental Health.
  • Blood typing.
  • Certificate of good behavior.
  • Copy of Bulletin.

Advanced Technician Careers

Higher technician English Careers

MARITIME PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OF PANAMA, committed to our flagship Slogan “Be part of many Panamanians already embarked, generating competitive salaries and traveling around the world.” Arrives in David, Chiriquí as the only Maritime Training Center in the Chiricana community, offering the Higher Technician in English with three specialties.

The accreditations, and approvals of MARITIME PROFESIONAL INSTITUTE OF PANAMA include the certification by APPLUS of the Quality Management System ISO 9001: 2015 (Certificate ECMX-1279/18) and the resolved 325 of January 16, 2013, approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Panama.

For the Maritime Industry and Cruises with emphasis on Hospitality and Seamanship

You don’t speak English. Do you want to improve it? With our Superior Technicians in English with an emphasis on the maritime industry and cruise ships with an emphasis on hospitality and seamanship: you will be able to apply faster in any hotel area or even better you will be able to work in a cruise line earning wages competitive and with accessible costs and in a short learning time.

For the Maritime Industry and Cruises with emphasis on Hospitality and Seamanship

You don’t speak English. Do you want to improve it? With our Superior Technicians in English with an emphasis on the maritime industry and cruise ships with an emphasis on hospitality and seamanship: you will be able to apply faster in any hotel area or even better you will be able to work in a cruise line earning wages competitive and with accessible costs and in a short learning time.

For the Tourism Industry with emphasis on Tourism Business Administration

MARITIME PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE OF PANAMA offers the graduate vast knowledge and learning, where he will be able to acquire and work in areas such as:

  • Hotels, hostels, apart-hotels, resorts, and lodging establishments in general.
  • Restaurants, bars, nightclubs and food and beverage establishments in general.
  • Clubs, Associations, Leisure Centers, and Casinos.
  • Camps, industrial canteens, catering companies and event companies.
  • Tourism companies in general.
  • Extensive knowledge of international dishes.
  • Study and description of wines and cocktail notions.

For the Tourism Industry with emphasis on Hotel and Restaurant Management

The Tourism Business Administration also prepares professionals in Tourism and Tourism Services who can carry out: Research, Planning and Exploitation of a currently growing tourism industry, with this technician you can have a high profile in knowledge and work in different places such as:

  • Travel agency.
  • Event organization companies.
  • Tourism development units.
  • Event organization.
  • Tourism planning.
  • Alternative tourism.
  • Public relations companies.

For the Tourism Industry with emphasis on Hotel and Restaurant Management

The Tourism Business Administration also prepares professionals in Tourism and Tourism Services who can carry out: Research, Planning and Exploitation of a currently growing tourism industry, with this technician you can have a high profile in knowledge and work in different places such as:

  • Travel agency.
  • Event organization companies.
  • Tourism development units.
  • Event organization.
  • Tourism planning.
  • Alternative tourism.
  • Public relations companies.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • 3 Passport size photos.
  • Photo of the identity card and birth certificate.
  • Copy of the Bachelor’s degree.
  • Original credits of I and II cycle.
  • Certificate of physical and mental health.
  • Blood type.

 

The Maritime and Science Technology Program offers the following classes:

Study Plan

Study Plan

HIGHER TECHNICIAN IN ENGLISH FOR THE MARITIME AND CRUISES INDUSTRY WITH EMPHASIS IN HOSPITALITY AND SAILING

Study Plan

HIGHER TECHNICIAN IN ENGLISH FOR THE MARITIME AND CRUISE INDUSTRY WITH EMPHASIS IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT

Study Plan

HIGHER TECHNICIAN IN ENGLISH FOR THE TOURISM INDUSTRY WITH EMPHASIS IN TOURISM BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Contact Us

ADDRESS

El Carmen, Calle A Sur, Entre Ave. 2da y 3era Este, David-Chiriquí, Panamá

Landline number

(507) 775-8605 

(507) 775-8604

MOBILE Phone number

(507) 6379-8319

Working hours

Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Any messages sent to MPIP staff over the weekend will be handled on the following Monday

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