Countries of Priority

Countries of Priority

  • East Asia: China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan
  • South Asia: India
  • South East Asia: Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam
  • Oceania: Australia
  • Central and Inner Asia: Turkey
  • Middle East: Israel, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia
  • Sub-Saharan Africa: Ghana, Kenya, South Africa
  • Russia and Eastern Europe: Poland
  • Western Europe: France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
  • Latin America: Brazil, Chile, Mexico
  • North America: Canada

Evaluation Criteria for Priority Countries

Each country has been carefully selected by University Institutional Research and Reporting based on:

  • Number of IU international students
  • Number of IU students studying abroad
  • International activity by IU faculty members
  • International rankings
  • Variety of other measures such as qualitative and quantitative rankings; national, regional, and specialized disciplinary rankings; reports and studies

For each country, Indiana University pursues partnerships with top institutions of higher education. The international partnerships staff work with academic units across IU to identify specific opportunities for collaboration.