IIE®, an independent not-for-profit organization founded in 1919, is a world leader in the exchange of people and ideas. IIE administers over 200 programs serving more than 20,000 individuals each year.
Generation Study Abroad
Generation Study Abroad is a five-year initiative of the Institute of International Education (IIE) to mobilize resources with the goal of doubling the number of U.S. students studying abroad by the end of the decade.
IIE Syria Consortium for Higher Education in Crisis
The IIE Syria Consortium for Higher Education in Crisis is a network of colleges and universities providing scholarships for Syrian students whose education has been disrupted as a result of the war.
Research and Insights
Since 1919, IIE has pioneered applied research and policy analysis in the field of international student mobility. IIE also provides research and program evaluation services to domestic and international governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and foundations. IIE’s publications are standard reference resources for students and advisers, and IIE’s research reports and policy papers serve as a rapid response to the changing landscape of international education.
Open Doors® is a comprehensive information resource on international students and scholars studying or teaching at higher education institutions in the United States, and U.S. students studying abroad for academic credit at their home colleges or universities. This survey of international exchange activity in the United States is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government and supported in its implementation by IIE.
Fact Sheets and Infographics
Fast Facts contain a snapshot on both international students coming to the U.S. and U.S. students studying abroad including top host and sending institutions, international students’ primary sources of funding, and race/ ethnicity of U.S. students abroad.
Infographics on International Student Data, U.S. Study Abroad, and the Top Countries of Origin of International Students.
Data by State Fact Sheets
Fact sheet for each U.S. state with information on both international students coming to the United States and U.S. students studying abroad.
Data by Region Fact Sheets
Fact sheet for each world region with information on both international students coming to the U.S. and U.S. students studying abroad.
Leading Places of Origin Fact Sheets
Fact sheet for the top 25 places of origin of international students with information on both international students coming to the U.S. and U.S. students studying abroad.