Established in 1919, IIE is a global not-for-profit that designs and implements international education strategies and program services. We work with governments, policymakers, educators, and employers across the globe to prepare students and professionals for the global workforce. With support from donors, we also create initiatives that assist students, scholars, and artists whose lives and work are threatened; expand teaching and learning across cultures; and provide opportunities to underserved populations.
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Remembering Colin Powell

General Colin Powell's passion for service always shined through, especially when he met with international students.
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TOEFL ITP® is a leading English-proficiency testing program that allows you to measure and evaluate your students' English-language skills with confidence. Utilized in more than 50 countries around the world, the TOEFL ITP tests are globally recognized and trusted tests for higher education institutions, nonprofit organizations, schools, and businesses to assess English-language proficiency. IIE certifies TOEFL ITP test centers in the United States, manages orders, and provides customer support. ETS manages distribution and scoring of paper and digital TOEFL ITP tests.

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200+ Programs Worldwide

IIE manages more than 200 programs with participants from more than 180 countries. In the last year alone, more than 29,000 people participated in IIE managed programs. Use our program finder to explore opportunities.


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We are taking action to respond to critical needs in education. Our work not only helps educate the next generation of leaders, but also serves as a lifeline to the world’s most imperiled students, scholars, and artists. A gift to IIE supports all of this essential work.

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