Global engagement is for all

It is for our students, our faculty, our state, our nation, and our world. IU seeks to train the next generation of industry, government, academic, and civil society leaders; to generate research and knowledge that can help solve major global challenges; and to work in close collaboration with partners both locally and globally to improve our society. The Office of the Vice President for International Affairs promotes global engagement at IU across all aspects of the university’s mission.

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Upcoming Global Gateway events

Monday, December 16, 2019

All day

Writing workshops and literary exchanges with students and faculty from Ambedkar University and Delhi-area schools.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

All day

Writing workshops and literary exchanges with students and faculty from Ambedkar University and Delhi-area schools.
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Almost two centuries of global commitment

IU has long believed in a commitment to an international dimension of education. As we celebrate IU's bicentennial, we also celebrate nearly 200 years of global engagement.

Grand Expedition

In summer 2020 study abroad, outdoor adventures, and alumni trips converge in Europe. The Grand Expedition builds on IU’s pioneering and continued leadership in overseas study. 

These trips honor some of the earliest examples—if not the first—of overseas studies programs in the United States. Students and alumni are invited to register for this once in a lifetime experience.

Explore now

From 1836 to the present, explore some of the important milestones in our history.