The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ranks highly among its international peers. At GET, we measure success by the number of individuals we serve and their impact on the societies and industries in which they live and work.

By the Numbers

21 Countries represented by students & executive participants across our programs
25+ Years of providing superior, custom-designed executive education programs
60+ Agreements with institutions worldwide to train delegations of global leaders
200 International students participate annually in our thematic, short-term programs
7,500 Executives, government officials, scientists, & industry leaders have successfully completed our programs

Sponsored Projects & Grants

We have received multiple grants to support our programming and are continually seeking ways to extend our global network through federally-funded grants.

King Abdullah University of Science & Technology: Gifted Student Program

From 2017-2018 and 2018-2019, we hosted two individual cohorts of students from the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST): Gifted Student Program (KGSP) program, for each academic year. There are approximately six cohorts in the United States, with 80 students total. This program was sponsored by KAUST with the support of the Institute for International Education (IIE).

EducationUSA Leadership Institute

In 2015 and 2017, we hosted EducationUSA Leadership Institutes on international student mobility for government officials and higher education administrators from over 17 countries. This program was sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with the support of the Institute of International Education.

Global Connections

Our program participants hail from 21 different countries in Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America.

map of the world with pins in countries
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Bolivia
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Ecuador
  • India
  • Ivory Coast
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Morocco
  • Peru
  • Romania
  • South Korea
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Ukraine