About Project Atlas
Project Atlas ® tracks migration trends of the millions of students who pursue education outside of their home countries each year. Data are collected on global student mobility patterns as well as leading countries involved in international higher education mobility. For more information, please visit About Project Atlas.
New Frontiers: U.S. Students Pursuing Degrees Abroad
a new report from IIE’s Center for Academic Mobility Research, presents findings from a 2-year analysis of key destinations and fields of study of U.S. students pursuing degree programs abroad. The study finds that there are over 46,500 U.S. students pursuing degrees abroad. This report is complementary to the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange and helps to complete the picture of outbound postsecondary mobility in the United States.
Download the report
Project Atlas Announcements
United Arab Emirates partner has joined Project Atlas
The Center for Higher Education Data and Statistics within the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the United Arab Emirates became a new Project Atlas partner. Visit Project Atlas UAE page.
Download a new Project Atlas one-page overview. The overview lists all of the Project Atlas partner organizations and showcases some Project Atlas activities around the world.
The Center for Higher Education Data and Statistics within the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the United Arab Emirates has joined Project Atlas. The memorandum of understanding was signed on March 5th at the British Council Going Global Conference in Dubai.
To access data for each country, select the country profile page in the drop down menu on the left.
To see an overview of trends and global data, download the Project Atlas Fast Facts sheet.
Upcoming International Education Conferences
World Council of Comparative Education Societies
Buenos Aires, Argentina | June 24-29 | 2013
Combating Challenges of Academic Mobility in Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa | August 28-30 | 2013
European Association for International Education (EAIE)
Istanbul, Turkey | September 10-13 | 2013
5th ANIE Annual Conference
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | October 2-4 | 2013
Australian International Education Conference (AIEC)
Canberra, Australia| October 8-11 | 2013
Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE)
Monterrey, Mexico | October 16-18 | 2013
QS Asia Pacific Professional Leaders in Education Conference
Seoul, South Korea | October 30 - November 1 | 2013
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Vancouver, Canada | November 3-6 | 2013