About IIE

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is a world leader in the international exchange of people and ideas. An independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1919, IIE has 19 offices worldwide, over 800 college and university IIENetwork members, and more than 5,000 volunteers. IIE designs and implements programs of study and training for students, educators, young professionals and trainees from all sectors with funding from government agencies, foundations, corporations and private individuals. IIE also conducts policy research and provides advising and counseling on international education and opportunities abroad.

Peace and prosperity around the world depend on increasing the capacity of people to think and work on a global and intercultural basis. As technology opens borders, educational and professional exchange opens minds. For more about IIE.

News and Announcements

10/9/2014 Los Angeles Times -- Offering Refuge to Endangered Scholars

IIE-SRF Chairman Mark Angelson and IIE President and CEO Allan Goodman explain in their L.A. Times op-ed how the advances of Islamic State are threatening...

9/22/2014 Huffington Post -- What Will Become of Syria's Students and Scholars?

“Education is the orphan of any war.”  IIE President and CEO Allan E. Goodman and President Jorge Sampaio of Portugal appeal to...

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