Past Offerings

Past Offerings

Explore some of our past programs to inspire your next training plan.

Specialized Program for Administrators

We regularly host cohorts of administrators and executives for short- and long-term skill-development programs. Read about our 2018 program with the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.

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. View the 2017 EducationUSA Schedule (PDF).

We have also hosted higher education institutes in recent years for international partner universities and their faculty and staff leaders.

Fulbright Scholar Program at the Intensive English Institute

More than two dozen Fulbright students from more than 15 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the Middle East have studied at the IEI since 2017 to advance their academic and professional goals. Read about four students’ experiences in Summer 2021.

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology: Gifted Student Program

We have hosted six annual cohorts of students from the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST): Gifted Student Program (KGSP) program to participate in a pre-college foundation year program. Our KGSP program has had a 100 percent success rate in placing students at highly competitive U.S. higher education institutions. View the latest KGSP Foundation Year Program Report (PDF).

Bolashak International Scholarship

We have partnered with universities like Almaty Management University (AlmaU) in Kazakhstan to host administrators for research and educational programs. Meet researchers Assel and Kuanysh.

Undergraduate Summer School Program

Like many others, we pivoted to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have successfully launched several programs in partnership with university faculty to offer educational, non-degree programs. Explore past course topics:

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