LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 29, 2019
133 COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES FROM 16 COUNTRIES!
American University Washington, DC USA American University is a student-centered research institution located in Washington, DC, with highly-ranked schools and colleges, internationally-renowned faculty, and a reputation for creating meaningful change in the world. Our students distinguish themselves for their service, leadership, and ability to rethink global and domestic challenges and opportunities. With six schools and over 60 fields of study, more than 40 majors offer the option of pursuing a combined 5-year bachelor’s/master’s program. AU offers the individualized instruction of a small liberal arts college combined with the scholarly resource of a large research university.
Arizona State University Tempe, Arizona, USA Arizona State University is a comprehensive public metropolitan research university on five campuses across the Phoenix metropolitan area. The 2019 university ratings by U.S. News & World Report rank ASU No. 1 among the Most Innovative Schools in America for the fourth year in a row.
Aston University Birmingham, England, UK Aston University is situated in the centre of the City of Birmingham - the UK’s second largest city. Studying and living in one of Europe’s liveliest cities, you’ll have access to excellent nightlife, travel, culture, sport, shopping and work, and it’s all just minutes’ walk from campus. We are the home of the work placement, providing work opportunities on all of our undergraduate programmes include an optional year’s work either in the UK or overseas or study placement abroad. The University is organised into five Academic Schools and we offer an International Foundation Programme, Bachelor, Masters and Research degrees in areas such as Business, Engineering Finance, International Relations, Medicine, Pharmacy and our triple accredited Business School.
Australian Institute of Music Sydney and Melbourne, Australia Building on 50 years as an education provider, the Australian Institute of Music (AIM) is Australia’s largest tertiary music institution. AIM is driven to provide industry-leading education that inspires and prepares passionate people, worldwide, to lead lives of purpose. We seek to empower our students by encouraging them to embrace their skills and push themselves further.
Babson College Babson Park, Massachusetts, USA Babson College is the educator for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds®. Take part in a living, learning laboratory to prepare yourself for the future of business.
Bates College Lewiston, Maine, USA Since its founding by abolitionists in 1855, Bates College has been dedicated to the emancipating potential of the liberal arts and sciences. The first co-educational college in New England, Bates educates the whole person through creative and rigorous scholarship in a collaborative residential community of 2,000 undergraduate students from more than 80 countries and most U.S. states. Submission of standardized testing is optional.
Bocconi University Milan, Italy Studying at Bocconi means becoming part of an internationally recognized community established through decades of
excellence in teaching and research in Milan, Italy. A community that extends worldwide thanks to our strong relations with companies and institutions around the world.
Boston College Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA With 9,300 undergraduates, Boston College students embrace a Liberal Arts core curriculum; choose from over 50 majors from 4 academic divisions, and across disciplines; and engage in research that examines the complex problems of our contemporary world, proposing new solutions and new ways of thinking about religion and culture, science and technology, art and education, business and ethics. Currently, the top four largest majors are Economics, Finance, Biology and Political Science. Set in a suburban campus in Chestnut Hill, MA, Boston College provides a residential experience, Division I athletics, over 250 clubs and organizations, comprehensive career services and robust study abroad opportunities.
Boston University Boston, Massachusetts, USA Boston University is in the heart of Boston, and is ranked #46 of Global Universities by U.S. News & World Report. In recognition of its undergraduate education and research, BU was named to the prestigious Association of American Universities. More than 300 programs of study are offered, and students study with award-winning faculty including Fulbright Scholars, MacArthur Fellows, or Nobel Prize winners. The student to faculty ratio is 10:1, and the average class size is 27. Students benefit from extensive global research and internship opportunities and a network of more than 300,000 alumni in 189 countries.
Brandeis University Waltham, Massachusetts, USA Brandeis University is a mid-sized, student-centered, research university in the suburbs of Boston. Brandeis has a flexible curriculum and a variety of majors and minors, offering students the opportunity to explore without boundaries.
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA Bryn Mawr College is a highly selective women's college outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A community of 1,300 undergraduate students, Bryn Mawr is renowned for its academic excellence, diversity, and engagement with the world. Extensive partnerships with nearby Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania expand academic and social opportunities for Bryn Mawr students.
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, California, USA Cal Poly is a distinctive learning community for academically motivated students who seek a challenging, hands-on education in order to prepare for professional and personal success in an increasingly scientific and technological world.
California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks, California, USA California Lutheran University is a private university in Thousand Oaks, California with 38 undergraduate majors including business, creative arts, social sciences, research based-sciences. Special emphasis is given to experiential learning through mentored research, study abroad and internships. Scholarships and need-based aid are both available for international undergraduate students and SAT/ACT are not required for admission or scholarship consideration. Cal Lutheran is a diverse, welcoming community dedicated to educating leaders for a global society.
Carleton College Northfield, Minnesota, USA Learning at Carleton revolves around curiosity and exploration. It’s about asking questions and pursuing answers relentlessly. Your classmates and professors will offer their unfailing support — and, when needed, they’ll challenge you, too. It means refusing to settle for the path of least resistance. Instead, it’s about aligning your ideas and knowledge with your passions, identities, and inspirations. Carleton is a launch pad for a lifetime of discovery and achievement.
Carleton University Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Located in the capital city of Canada, Carleton is internationally recognized as a leading institution in the fields of Engineering, Computer Science and Public Affairs. Our connections to industry allow for practical hands-on learning through full-time paid work opportunities (cooperative education). Generous scholarships are also available to eligible applicants.
Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio, USA Case Western Reserve is a mid-sized, private research university located in an urban setting and surrounded by museums, medical centers, and botanical gardens. Our programs include engineering, business, nursing, and liberal arts and sciences. Every Case Western Reserve student participates in high-impact experiential learning programs, with ready access to internships, research opportunities, study abroad, and clinical experiences.
Chapman University Orange, California, USA From over 85 countries, students come to Chapman with the same drive. We’re compelled to make things, both individually and collaboratively. We’re here to sculpt new visions, direct feature films, and launch innovative startups. Drawing on the entrepreneurial spirit of the West Coast, Chapman is ideally located in Orange, California. Here, we have easy access to LA and Hollywood internships, beaches, Disneyland, mountains, and deserts.
City University of Hong Kong Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong Ranked the 55th university in the world according to the QS rankings, CityU aspires to become a leading global university, excelling in research and professional education. It has 9 colleges and schools at the undergraduate level, offering degree programmes in the areas of Business, Engineering, Science, Data Science, Creative Media, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences, and Law.
Colgate University Hamilton, New York, USA Colgate is a highly selective, residential, coeducational, liberal arts university located in Central New York. With 56 majors, 17 faculty-led off-campus study programs, and a Division I athletic program, Colgate’s offerings and reach are more typical of a larger university, while the average class size of 17 and student body size of 2,900 offer a learning experience found at small colleges. Colgate students represent 48 states, 73 countries, and diverse economic, racial, and religious backgrounds.
College of the Holy Cross Worcester, Massachusetts, USA The College of the Holy Cross is a selective, undergraduate liberal arts college in Worcester, Massachusetts, located 1 hour west of Boston. With 3,100 students and 48 academic programs, 97% of graduates are in full-time jobs, graduate school, or a fellowship within 1 year of graduation. The College embraces its Jesuit tradition of social justice, community service, and seeking that which might constitute our common humanity.
Concordia College Moorhead, Minnesota, USA Concordia College is a four year, residential, Christian, liberal arts institution. All students complete two of our signature integrative learning experiences (PEAKs) where the focus is on active learning that occurs outside of the traditional classroom. Concordia also offers very generous scholarship award packages to international students based on merit and financial need.
Concordia University Montreal, Quebec, Canada Concordia is among the largest universities in Canada, with 50,000 students, but our class sizes are small, with an undergraduate student-to-professor ratio of 27 to one. As a next-generation university, we champion innovation, looking towards the future. The Times Higher Education named Concordia among the top 100 universities under 50 years old.
Creighton University Omaha, Nebraska, USA Creighton University is a private, Jesuit university located in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. We are the #1 ranked private school in the Midwest and focus on business, humanities, sciences, nursing and arts. Our programs are taught with a liberal arts curriculum and bridge strong academics with real-world experience. At Creighton, we honor excellence and help our students accomplish their goals by positioning our students to excel in the classroom and prepare them to succeed after graduation. Last year, 99% of our students were either attending graduate school or started a job within the first 6 months after graduation.
Davidson College Davidson, North Carolina, USA Davidson College is a liberal arts and sciences college located in Davidson, North Carolina. Davidson cultivates the skills and capacities needed in an increasingly interconnected world—intellectual bravery, integrity, empathy, resilience. Students learn, live and grow in a close and supportive community, and leave Davidson prepared to lead and serve.
Denison University Granville, Ohio, USA Founded in 1831, Denison University is a prestigious four-year college in the liberal arts and sciences. At Denison, students are well prepared for successful lives of personal and professional achievement. Students live on Denison's campus throughout their four years, allowing them to build deep relationships with their peers inside and outside the classroom. Denison's professors are both mentors and inspired teachers, and global learning experiences are integral to our curriculum.
Dickinson College Carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA Founded on 1783 September 9, six days after Treaty of Paris was signed, Dickinson College is the first college in the new America. We are known for our hands-on approach to all curriculum, extensive global and foreign language programs, commitment to sustainability, and active civil engagement in the US and around the world.
Drexel University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Since 1891, Drexel has built its global reputation on leadership in experiential learning through cooperative education, academic technology firsts, and use-inspired research. Cooperative education allows students to explore careers, gaining up to 18 months of professional work experience before graduation. Drexel is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the sixth largest city in the United States.
Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne Lausanne, Switzerland Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne is the world's first hospitality management school, offering University level programs for students who aspire to pursue careers in hospitality, finance, business, and more. Our 4 year Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management program is globally recognised and considered the best in the world by the hospitality industry. The blended learning program will equip you with strong operational foundation, business knowledge and management skills. Build a global network with 3,200 students from 121 nationalities, and more than 25,000 alumni working in diverse industries (hotels, finance, luxury brands, airlines, marketing, and more).
École Polytechnique Palaiseau, France École Polytechnique is the leading university in STEM in France. Ranked amongst the top universities worldwide, École Polytechnique offers a Bachelor of Science: a three-year program designed for top-level students with a strong interest in Mathematics and Science. This highly selective and multidisciplinary program is taught entirely in English.
Elon University Elon, North Carolina, USA Elon University is a mid-sized, private, liberal arts institution known for enriching, experiential-focused learning. Elon prides itself on community and relationship building, creating a student-focused environment that lends itself to staff, faculty, and student mentorship. With 60+ undergraduate majors within our School of Business, School of Communications, School of Education, and the College of Arts & Sciences, students can explore a variety of academic interests.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona, USA / Singapore Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is the world’s largest, fully accredited university with a focus in Space, Aviation, Computers and Technology, Security and Intelligence and industry applicable Applied Sciences. At our two residential campuses in the United States, one in Arizona and the other in Florida, our students are so well prepared, that 95% are employed in their respective industry within one year of graduation.
Emory University Atlanta, Georgia, USA Emory is a major US research university offering undergraduate programs in liberal arts, nursing and business. Located in Atlanta, a gateway to the world, our students enjoy academic and social opportunities of a major business and cultural hub.
Endicott College Beverly, Massachusetts, USA Endicott College is located in Beverly, Massachusetts, 32 kilometers north of Boston, the college ‘capital’ of the world. The oceanfront campus grants Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral degrees combining liberal and professional studies. U.S. News & World Report ranks Endicott among the top tier of best regional universities in Northern United States. The centerpiece of an Endicott education remains a practical approach to learning, including hands-on experience within a student’s chosen field of study; internships are required in all majors.
Erasmus University College (EUC) Rotterdam, The Netherlands Erasmus University College (EUC) is a selective undergraduate college where intensive multidiscipline education lies at the basis. This Liberal Arts & Sciences college and its campus are located in the city centre of dynamic Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
EU Business School Barcelona, Spain / Geneva, Switzerland / Munich, Germany Established in 1973, EU Business School (EU) is an international, professionally accredited, high-ranking business school with campuses in Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux, Munich and online. We provide small, dynamic classes in English, with the best of both North American and European academic curricula. Our pragmatic approach to business education prepares students for a career in today’s rapidly evolving and globalized business world. EU offers foundation, bachelor’s, master’s, MBA and doctoral programs, both on campus and online with business administration, communication, tourism management, international relations, sports management, digital media management, international business, marketing, finance, enterprise and human resources management, among others.
Fordham University New York, New York, USA We are one Jesuit, Catholic university on two New York City campuses. Our three undergraduate schools are rooted in Fordham’s core curriculum, steeped in Jesuit traditions, and stocked with opportunities for independent research, experiential learning, and civic engagement. Our graduates go on to be transformative figures in politics, education, business, literature, game design, the performing arts, and more.
Franklin University Switzerland Sorengo, Switzerland Franklin University Switzerland is an American liberal arts institution located in Switzerland’s southernmost Italian-speaking canton of Ticino. We are accredited in the United States, Switzerland and China. Students are required to participate in Academic Travel, which is a fully integrated part of the curriculum. Academic Travel courses are regular semester courses that include a two-week travel to other cities around the world, thus adding an experiential learning piece to otherwise traditional classroom activities.
Furman University Greenville, South Carolina, USA Furman University hosts 2800 undergraduate students from 41 states and 29 countries (5% international). Our 3.5 sq km campus is located in Greenville, South Carolina, only a two-hour drive from Atlanta. Furman offers over 60 different programs and 96% of our graduates are employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.
Gettysburg College Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA Gettysburg is a national college of liberal arts and sciences located in the world-famous town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA. Our 2,600 undergraduate students study 65 different academic programs. Students engage with undergraduate research, study abroad opportunities, clubs and organizations, sports, and internships during their time, leading to successful outcomes in which 98% of students are full time employed or in graduate school within a year of graduation.
Goldsmiths, University of London London, England, UK Located in Central London, Goldsmiths has been part of the world famous University of London for over a century, and has an international reputation for combining academic excellence with creative insight. There are a range of study options in subjects covering law, art and design, humanities, cultural studies, computing, social sciences, and entrepreneurial business, economics and management.
Hobart and William Smith Colleges Geneva, New York, USA Located on 320 acres in the heart of New York State's Finger Lakes Region, Hobart and William Smith are independent liberal arts colleges distinctive for providing highly individualized educations. Guided by a curriculum grounded in exploration and rigor, the Colleges prepare students to think critically. In partnership with the Geneva and global communities and through robust programs in career development, study-abroad, service, leadership and athletics, the Colleges foster an environment that values global citizenship, teamwork, ethics, inclusive excellence and cultural competence.
Hong Kong Baptist University Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong Hong Kong Baptist University is one of the public universities in Hong Kong. We have 7 Faculties offering 40+ major programmes. We provide exchange, internship and overseas opportunities to the students. Scholarship is available for outstanding international students.
Hotelschool the Hague Amsterdam, The Netherlands Hotelschool the Hague is one of the worlds leading Hospitality Management Schools which has been operating since 1929. Based in two campuses, Amsterdam and The Hague, Hotelschool the Hague offers a 4 year Bachelor Program which includes two international internships. Ranked #1 in the Netherlands for the last 5 consecutive years and #5 globally, Hotelschool the Hague truly is your passport to the world.
IE University Spain Ie University is an international university located in Madrid & Segovia, Spain. We teach all programs in English, and we have more than 75% of international students from more than 110 nationalities. We offer 4/5 year programs in fields such as Business, Human Sciences & Technology, International Relations, Architecture & Design, and Law.
Imperial College London London, England, UK Imperial College London is the only university in the UK to focus exclusively on science, engineering, and medicine. We're ranked among the top ten best universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2019, making an Imperial degree highly valued by employers across the globe.
Iowa State University Ames, Iowa, USA Iowa State University is a public, land-grant university, where students get a great academic start in learning communities and stay active in 800-plus student organizations, undergrad research, internships and study abroad. They learn from world-class scholars who are tackling some of the world's biggest challenges -- feeding the hungry, finding alternative fuels and advancing manufacturing.
Ithaca College Ithaca, New York, USA Students at Ithaca College come from 83 countries and nearly every state in the United States of America. Cultural diversity as well as global perspective are important values at Ithaca College, particularly the contributions international students make to the campus community. Students who live and learn at Ithaca College benefit from small classes, strong student-faculty relationships, supportive guidance, and a welcoming environment.
Jacobs University Bremen, Germany Jacobs University is an English-language, research university, affiliated with both Rice University (USA) and the public University of Bremen (Germany). We are a need blind university and offer scholarships and financial aid for international students.
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland Johns Hopkins University is the first U.S. research university as well as the most federally funded research university in the United States. Our open and flexible curriculum coupled with our life design career planning and focus on hands-on learning provides our undergraduate students with limitless opportunity to make a lasting impact on the Hopkins community and the global community through meaningful research. A focus on collaborative learning leads to an interdisciplinary and highly innovative student body dedicated to the pursuit of new knowledge for the greater good.
Keio University Tokyo, Japan Established in 1858 by Yukichi Fukuzawa as a small school of Western learning, Keio has a history as Japan’s very first private institution of higher learning. Over 150 years since its founding, Keio has thrived under its founder’s motto of jitsugaku, or empirical science, as it continues to transform Japan as a modern nation through contributions to education, research, and medicine.
Les Roches Global Hospitality Education Bluche, Switzerland QS World University Ranking - Top 3 Hospitality Leisure Management Institution. / NECHE Accreditation.
Lingnan University Hong Kong Lingnan University takes pride in the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions; a combination of liberal arts with specialised disciplinary education; and an optimal balance between teaching and research. With three Faculties (i.e. Arts, Business and Social Sciences) and a growing Science Unit, the University is committed to providing students with a unique liberal arts education, which is characterised by a broad and interdisciplinary curriculum, small classes, a vibrant residential campus, and abundant global learning opportunities.
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, California, USA Loyola Marymount University offers rigorous undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to academically ambitious students committed to lives of meaning and purpose. We benefit from our location in Los Angeles, a dynamic city that brings into sharp focus the issues of our time and provides an ideal context for study, research, creative work, and active engagement. By intention and philosophy, we invite men and women diverse in talents, interests, and cultural backgrounds to enrich our educational community and advance our mission: The encouragement of learning The education of the whole person The service of faith and The promotion of justice.
Loyola University Chicago Chicago, Illinois, USA With two main campuses in Chicago, Loyola provides remarkable access to numerous cultural institutions and hundreds of internships and networking opportunities. Our reach also extends around the world with campuses in Rome and Ho Chi Minh City. Recognizing Loyola’s excellence in education, U.S. News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the top "national universities" in its annual publications.
Macalester College Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA Macalester was founded in 1874 on a firm belief in the transformational power of a liberal arts education. Since then, our students and alumni have demonstrated that power as a force for positive change, in turn attracting a growing community of learners from around the world. Today, Macalester is recognized as a global leader among liberal arts colleges, with the highest standards for scholarship and a continuing commitment to internationalism, multiculturalism and service to society
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS University) Boston, Massachusetts, USA Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS University) is the oldest university in Boston and features more than 70 undergraduate degree programs related to the science and healthcare industries. For the fourth year in a row, MCPHS has been ranked #1 in New England and #3 in the nation for average salary by the U.S. Department of Education with a median annual income of $116,000 within ten years after enrolling!
McGill University Montreal, Quebec, Canada McGill University in Montreal, Canada is among the most prestigious and diverse in the world. McGill s an English-language, research-intensive university in the heart of a French province. There are 300 programs of study offered on 2 campuses. Over 28% of students are international, coming from 150 countries, and all students are eligible for guaranteed housing, financial aid, and scholarships.
McMaster University Hamilton, Ontario, Canada McMaster University stands 2nd in the world (1st in Canada) in the inaugural 2019 TIMES Higher Education Impact ranking. Compared to its Canadian peer institutions, McMaster professors on average possess the highest amount of research dollars ($434,700 CAD per faculty member) that are invested towards supporting and funding students on undergraduate and graduate research initiatives. The 2018 Global Teaching Excellence Award issued by Higher Education Academy also recognizes our commitment in making Canada’s most research-intensive institution a world leader in teaching and learning.
Miami University Oxford, Ohio, USA Miami University, established in 1809, is a public university located in Oxford, Ohio. Ranked among the top 50 "Best Values in Public Colleges" by Kiplinger, Miami is recognized as one of the nation's most outstanding undergraduate institutions. With a student body of nearly 19,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions.
Michigan State University East Lansing, Michigan, USA Among the top 100 research universities in the world, Michigan State University boasts number 1-ranked undergraduate and graduate programs, innovative research centers and an international community of scientists and scholars. Home to more than 200 areas of study in 17 degree-granting colleges, Michigan State is the place for students to explore and experiment.
Monash University Melbourne, Australia Monash University is a public university located in Melbourne Australia. It is a member of Australia's prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) research intensive universities and is ranked in the world's top 100.
Mount Holyoke College South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA Mount Holyoke College is a highly selective, research liberal arts college for women located in Western Massachusetts with easy access to Boston and New York City. The College is recognized worldwide for its rigorous and innovative academic program, its global community, and its legacy of women leaders. Students benefit from the Five College Consortium which allows students to take courses at the member institutions: Amherst, Hampshire, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts.
Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB) Aichi, Nagoya, Japan Established in 1935, NUCB is a private business school offering a 4-year Global BBA taught entirely in English. The program consists of courses in Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, and Finance with a mix of Liberal Arts courses such as Psychology, taught using the Active Learning Case Method. Our beautiful campus is 1.5x the size of Tokyo Disneyland and we guarantee private one bedroom dorms close to campus for the entire 4-years. Last year we brought in 175 international students from 37 countries.
NEOMA Business School Paris, Rouen, and Reims, France NEOMA Business School is a top 10 Business School in France with triple international accreditation (EQUIS, AACSB & AMBA) among 1% of top institutions in the world. We offer a bachelor programme 100% in English (Global Bachelor in Business Administration) to give you 12 months of international exchange and professional experience, as well as individualised paths (in entrepreneurship, apprenticeship and students associations), so you will become an entrepreneur of your own talent.
New York University New York, New York, USA / Abu Dhabi, UAE / Shanghai, China NYU is the university without walls. We have three degree-granting campuses in New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai, and 11 global academic centers on 6 continents around the world where students can pursue their undergraduate academic goals. NYU welcomes students from over 120 different countries and all 50 states, and has over 250 majors from which students can choose.
Northeastern University Boston, Massachusetts, USA At Northeastern, you will define your future through a powerful education that integrates learning inside and outside of the classroom. Through experiential learning, which includes not only our signature co-op program, but also global study, research and service, you’ll bring your academics to life, and your life experiences back to your classroom. It’s these experiences which will give you the leg up, as you transition to new jobs and even new careers throughout your professional lives.
Northumbria University Newcastle Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK Northumbria University is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students who are attracted by our excellent academic reputation, our top 10 graduate employment record and our outstanding campus and sports facilities. By putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.
Nottingham Trent University East Midlands, England, UK Winner of the 2017 University of the Year (Times Higher Education), 2018 Modern University of the Year (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide) and 2019 University of the Year (The Guardian), NTU’s recent success builds on 176 years of history. Based in the vibrant student city of Nottingham, NTU provides a modern and innovative learning environment that is home to students from over 130 countries. With practical courses and an outstanding employability rate of 97% (DLHE Survey 2016/17), Nottingham Trent University provides its graduates with a platform for success.
Oberlin College Oberlin, Ohio, USA Oberlin College, located in northeast Ohio, is a liberal arts college of intense energy and creativity, built on a foundation of academic, artistic, and musical excellence. The only institution in the US where a top-ranked liberal arts college and a world-renowned conservatory of music share a seamless student culture and campus, Oberlin also boasts an art museum that is known as one of the best in the country. Noted for its sustainability initiatives and achievements, Oberlin has been recognized as one of the ‘greenest’ institutions in the US. Oberlin provides a world-class education to its 2,900 students, the majority of whom continue on to prestigious fellowships and PhD programs.
Otis College of Art and Design Los Angeles, California, USA Founded in 1918, Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles was the first art and design school in Southern California and just celebrated its 100-year anniversary. As a college solely devoted to creative studies, students benefit from being able to choose from 7 BFA majors, 9 areas of emphasis and 19 minors in a variety of areas of art and design from Fine Arts, Fashion Design, Animation, Toy Design and everything in between. Otis College is ranked in the top 1% for student diversity and international students make up 26% of the student body. Scholarships are awarded to international students based on their academic record and creative work.
Penn State University Park, Pennsylvania, USA Penn State is large comprehensive public research university with 20 undergraduate campuses offering over 275 baccalaureate degree majors. As a top 50 University world wide we host students from over 130 countries and rank 14th in the US in the number of international students enrolled. With the #1 Alumni Network students will find connections around the globe.
Pepperdine University Malibu, California, USA Pepperdine University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university located just outside Los Angeles in the coastal community of Malibu, California. Perched on the hillsides of the Santa Monica Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Pepperdine is a unique community of students who take on rigorous academic challenges while being equipped for lives of purpose, service, and leadership.
Plymouth State University Plymouth, New Hampshire, USA Plymouth State University is located in Plymouth; a small and safe New England college town nestled in the White Mountains and Lakes Region of New Hampshire just two hours north of Boston where students are finding a new approach to education. With an enrollment of approximately 4,200 undergraduate and 2,100 graduate students, Plymouth is changing how degree programs work with our integrated clusters approach to education.
Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana, USA Purdue has 200 internationally and nationally recognized majors to choose from. Purdue is consistently in the top ten for international student enrollment in the USA.
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Edinburgh, Scotland, UK With a heritage going back to 1875, Queen Margaret University is located only 6 minutes from Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. Our vibrant modern campus offers a friendly and supportive community environment where our students benefit from a range of teaching and learning methods and strong industrial links which greatly enhance their student experience and future career prospects. We offer a wide range of undergraduate degrees in the specialist areas of healthcare; drama and the creative industries; media, communication and social sciences; education and business management.
Queen Mary University of London London, England, UK Queen Mary University of London is a leading Russell Group university based in London’s vibrant East End. Study abroad year and placement year are available across different academic schools. First-year accommodation guaranteed for all first-year undergraduates who meet our eligibility criteria.
Ringling College of Art and Design Sarasota, Florida, USA Ringling College of Art and Design is a world-class creative college offering majors in Computer Animation, Film, Virtual Reality, Game Design, etc. A beautiful sub-tropical location in Florida, USA with top-notch facilities and technology. Founded in 1931. 1600 students from 70 countries and a 20% international enrollment.
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Beppu, Oita, Japan A CAMPUS LIKE NO OTHER. The moment you set foot on campus, you will notice something very different—true diversity. Take students originating from 90 countries/regions and put them in a space that encourages experimentation and discovery. What results is a completely unique and vibrant community which not only embraces APU’s multicultural atmosphere but thrive in it through a colorful array of activities, events, clubs, and societies. No matter what your interests are, APU has a place for you.
Ritsumeikan University Kyoto, Osaka, and Shiga, Japan Ritsumeikan University is a comprehensive Japanese university founded in 1900. We offer 4-year English-medium programs in Global Liberal Arts, International Relations, Policy Science and Information Science. Come Study in the Heart of Japan, in Kyoto, Osaka and Shiga.
Rollins College Orlando, Florida, USA Rollins is a comprehensive liberal arts college. Rollins is nationally recognized for its distinctive undergraduate and selected graduate programs. We provide opportunities to explore diverse intellectual, spiritual, and aesthetic traditions. We are dedicated to scholarship, academic achievement, creative accomplishment, cultural enrichment, social responsibility, and environmental stewardship. We value excellence in teaching and rigorous, transformative education in a healthy, responsive, and inclusive environment.
Ryerson University Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ryerson University is Canada’s leader in innovative, career-focused education. Located in the heart of Toronto, the fourth largest city in North America, our students gain real-world knowledge through co-operative education and internships and amplify their studies through zone learning and specialized minors. Ryerson is internationally renowned for its boundary-pushing programs and research in the areas of: Arts; Science; Business; Communication & Design; Community Services; Engineering and Architectural Science. Urban, culturally diverse and inclusive, Ryerson is home to 43,000 undergraduate and graduate students, representing over 146 countries. Our students enjoy a richness of perspectives, different opinions and backgrounds to help shape their world view. At Ryerson University we’re dedicated to creating a culture of action where education and experience go hand-in-hand.
Saint Anselm College Manchester, New Hampshire, USA Founded in 1889 and located one hour north of Boston, Saint Anselm College has a rich history of preparing undergraduate students to lead fulfilling lives of purpose that drive social change. We are home to the U.S. Presidential Primary debates where future world leaders and students learn first hand the power of civic engagement. Popular majors include: International Relations, Business, Politics (Campaign Management), Marketing and Nursing.
San Jose State University San Jose, California, USA San Jose State University, part of the California State University system, is located in the Silicon Valley area of CA. We offer Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Engineering, Computer Science, Business, Sciences and many others. SJSU is a large, public university with ties to many popular companies in the Silicon Valley.
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, Georgia, USA Offering students more than 100 degree programs on three continents and online, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) is uniquely qualified to prepare talented students for professional careers. In fact, of our Spring 2018 graduates, 99 percent of them were employed, pursuing further education or both, within ten months of graduation.
Scripps College Claremont, California, USA Scripps College is a member of the Claremont Colleges in Claremont, California. As a women's college, we believe in empowering women as leaders, as community members, and as thinkers.
Simon Fraser University Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Born in 1965, Simon Fraser University has become Canada's leading comprehensive university with vibrant campuses in British Columbia's largest municipalities — Vancouver, Burnaby and Surrey. We are a popular destination for students from around the world because of our excellent academic programs, undergraduate research opportunities, and established cooperative education program. Today, we are a community of more than 30,000 students, over 900 faculty, and 130,000 alumni worldwide.
Singapore Management University Singapore An education game changer, SMU models a unique approach to university education in Singapore. Its new way of teaching laid the foundation for SMU's innovative education and research programmes. Established in 2000, SMU’s mission is to generate leading-edge research with global impact and produce broad-based, creative and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy.
Smith College Northampton, Massachusetts, USA Smith is a liberal arts college for women located in western Massachusetts. Our open curriculum, funded internship program, and participation in the Five College Consortium create a vibrant intellectual and cultural community that attracts talented young women from all over the U.S. and more than 70 countries.
Stony Brook University (SUNY) Stony Brook, New York, USA Stony Brook is one of America’s most dynamic public universities. We are a center of academic excellence and an internationally recognized research institution that offers all students a world-class education.Located on Long Island, New York, through research and discovery, we are changing the world.
Syracuse University Syracuse, New York, USA Syracuse University, ranked #53 in the United States (U.S. News & World Report), is a private research University of extraordinary academics, distinctive offerings, and an undeniable spirit. With a gorgeous campus in the heart of New York State, a global footprint, and nearly 150 years of history, Syracuse University is what college should feel like!
Temple University, Japan Campus Tokyo, Japan TUJ offers the unique opportunity to receive an American university education in Tokyo. Students from around the world come to TUJ for its unique mix of academic rigor, central Tokyo location and Japanese cultural immersion. Small classes of around 21 students each encourage student participation and allow faculty to provide individualized attention.
Texas Christian University Fort Worth, Texas, USA TCU offers the opportunities of a large university with the close mentoring relationships of a smaller college. TCU is known for its school spirit, loyalty and pride. The culture focuses on leadership and ethics, while respecting diverse personal and religious viewpoints.
The New School New York, New York, USA The New School is a progressive university with its main campus in New York City and a branch campus in Paris. TNS consists of Parsons School of Design, Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, College of Performing Arts, and Parsons Paris. Students collaborate across disciplines and learn new ways of creative problem solving to effect positive change in the world.
The Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio, USA Ohio State students are in demand! We are the #3 university in the U.S. in industry sponsored research and #12 for most sought-after graduates.
The University of Manchester Manchester, England, UK The University of Manchester enjoys an international reputation for pioneering research and innovation and is consistently voted the most targeted university in the UK by the country’s top employers (High Fliers Research). Our campus is based in the heart of Manchester, one of the UK’s most dynamic and innovative cities, which promises to deliver a unique study experience to our 40,000-strong student body. With over 170 different nationalities represented on campus, the University is proud to be a truly international institution, with a vast community of alumni located across the globe.
The University of Queensland Brisbane, Australia The University of Queensland is world class university ranked in the Top 50, is a member of the prestigious Go8 and delivers programs across three full service campuses in a safe, high quality environment. UQ has a strong focus on teaching excellence, having won more Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) than any other in the country and attracting the majority of Queensland's highest academic achievers, as well as top interstate and overseas students.
The University of Sheffield Sheffield, England, UK The University of Sheffield is one of the top 100 Universities in the world and is a member of the Russell Group of leading UK research universities. We are known for our outstanding performance for excellent teaching and research, as part of a genuinely global community. We offer a broad range of subjects and welcome the brightest and the best students from all over the world.
The University of Sydney Sydney, Australia We’re Australia’s first university and proud of our history of leading, thinking, and welcoming people from all social and cultural backgrounds for 165 years. We’re regularly ranked in the top 50 universities worldwide.
Trent University Peterborough and Oshawa, Ontario, Canada Find your future at Trent University - one of Canada's top universities, and #1 undergraduate university in the province of Ontario since 2010.
Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin Dublin, Ireland Trinity is Ireland’s leading university and one of the world’s most prestigious institutions. Founded in 1592, this historic university consistently ranks as a leader in high quality, research intensive, internationally recognised education.
Trinity University San Antonio, Texas, USA Founded in 1869, Trinity University is a private, independent, residential, highly selective liberal arts and sciences university located in San Antonio, America's 7th largest city. Our students come from 48 states and 65 countries to explore a rigorous, flexible curriculum—48 majors, 59 minors, including Business, Engineering, Communications, Computer Science and Education. Trinity’s $1.2 billion endowment allows us to offer resources usually only found at much larger institutions, including the #7 ranked science facilities in the US, one of the nation’s top 10 undergraduate research libraries, and a $6 million USD student managed investment fund.
Tufts University Medford, Massachusetts, USA Tufts University is a small residential research university located just outside of Boston, MA. While it has the resources of a university, it centers the student experience around a liberal arts foundation with a low student to faculty ratio and individualized attention.
UCL London, England, UK UCL is one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary universities, ranked 10th by QS World University Rankings 2019 and attracts talented staff and students from 150 countries, with 40% of the student body coming from outside the UK. Through a progressive approach to teaching and research, our world leading academics, curious students and outstanding staff continually pursue excellence, break boundaries and make an impact on real world problems, from our home in the heart of central London.
Union College Schenectady, New York, USA Founded in 1795, Union College was named to reflect the founders’ desire to create a welcoming academic community open to all religions and nationalities. Union was the first liberal arts college to offer an engineering degree. This academic integration continues today as engineering, science, economics, social science, humanities and the arts go hand-in-hand. Students merge their interests in creative and innovative ways including vibrant research which is woven into the curriculum.
University at Buffalo - The State University of New York Buffalo, New York, USA University at Buffalo (UB) is the premier public research university in the northeastern United States and the largest and most comprehensive campus in the 64-campus SUNY system. We’re an established leader and are consistently recognized by top university guides and publications for our excellent value and high-quality academics.
University College Roosevelt Middelburg, The Netherlands At University College Roosevelt you can design your own program by choosing from more than 200 subjects in three departments: Arts and Humanities, Social Science and Science, and, per 2020, also from department number four, Engineering. You will live on a unique inner-city campus by the sea (in Middelburg), with guaranteed housing throughout your program. You will become a member of a close-knit academic community of no more than 500 students and 70 faculty members.
University College Utrecht Utrecht, The Netherlands University College Utrecht provides English-language Liberal Arts and Sciences undergraduate education. Founded in 1998, as the first university college in the Netherlands, we are part of Utrecht University. 750 students with 70 different nationalities live and study on campus. We encourage our students to explore and design their individual curriculum, cross-cutting Science, Social Sciences and Humanities, and to engage in extra-curricular activities. At University College Utrecht, students learn for life.
University of Bristol Bristol, England, UK The University of Bristol is internationally distinguished and one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK. We are consistently ranked among the world’s top 50 universities (QS World Rankings, 2020) and in the UK’s top 10. Bristol is located in the south-west of England, only 90 minutes from London. The University is at the heart of the city, surrounded by magnificent architecture and beautiful parkland. Bristol is a truly international university: Welcoming students and staff from over 120 countries this exciting diversity makes for a stimulating and dynamic community.
University of British Columbia Vancouver and Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the top 40 universities in the world. It is a globally influential university, with students from all over the world choosing UBC for its wide selection of programs of study, expert faculty, research opportunities, world-class facilities for learning, international perspective, and vibrant student life. Located in beautiful British Columbia, Canada it holds an international reputation for excellence in advanced research and learning, offering unique and innovative undergraduate programs. Students at UBC are a diverse group of scholars from 165 countries—each with a unique perspective to share.
University of California, Davis Davis, California, USA Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.
University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, California, USA A campus with world-class facilities and a spectacular setting, University of California, Santa Cruz provides unparalleled opportunities for students to learn through hands-on experience. Named to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report's top 50 Best Global Universities, UC Santa Cruz has earned national and international recognition both for the impact of its research and for its long-established commitment to quality undergraduate instruction, combining the intimacy of a small, liberal arts college with the depth and rigor of a major research university.
University of Cambridge Cambridge, England, UK The University of Cambridge is one of the world’s leading universities, providing a challenging, flexible and individual learning experience. Consistently rated amongst the top higher education institutions in national and international league tables, the University is globally respected for the quality of teaching and research, and Cambridge students are greatly sought after by employers. Studying at Cambridge offers the chance to engage with academics at the forefront of cutting-edge research, and the opportunity to participate in a vibrant and varied student experience.
University of Colorado Boulder Boulder, Colorado, USA Home to more than 3,000 international students from more than 100 countries, the University of Colorado Boulder is a Tier 1 research institution located in what is consistently ranked as the best college town in the United States: Boulder, CO. With over 150 majors to choose from, students engage in a wide variety of disciplines and gain applicable experience from renowned faculty and staff to apply to their field of choice. Top programs include engineering, business, environmental studies, health sciences, cinema studies and more!
University of Kent Canterbury, England, UK Kent is one of the UK’s leading universities. Awarded Gold, the highest rating, in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework†, and with a global reputation for excellence – Shanghai Ranking places Kent in the top 500 of world universities* – we offer you outstanding teaching, world-leading research, stunning study locations and a superb student experience. We offer a wide range of foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, exciting study abroad and year in industry opportunities, summer schools, and a generous scholarship fund including awards for academic, musical and sporting excellence. The UK’s European university, Kent has beautiful UK campuses close to London, and specialist centres in Paris, Brussels, Athens and Rome. Each offers a safe and welcoming environment for your studies. († The University of Kent's Statement of Findings can be found at www.kent.ac.uk/tef-statement. *2018 ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).)
University of Leeds Leeds, England, UK The University of Leeds is a Russell Group institution, located in the large and vibrant city of Leeds in the UK. Ranked in the Top 10 in the UK and in the World's Top 100 Universities, Leeds is proud to welcome students from over 140 different nationalities to study with us each year. Leeds offers a range of high quality International Foundation Year, Language Centre, undergraduate and postgraduate degree options, on our convenient, single-site campus in the heart of the city of Leeds. Talk to our current students via Link to Leeds (https://linkto.leeds.ac.uk/ambassadors/) and find out more online at: www.leeds.ac.uk
University of Leicester Leicester, England, UK The University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. A research-intensive university, academic staff are breaking new ground and setting new directions aimed at making the UK and the world a better place. Consistently ranked among the world's top 200 universities, Leicester’s staff and students are drawn from around the globe.
University of Melbourne Melbourne, Australia The University of Melbourne has been an international leader in research, teaching and learning for over 160 years, attracting students from more than 150 countries. A degree from the University of Melbourne prepares the best and the brightest students with a depth and breadth of knowledge and provides opportunities for exchange, internships and leadership and volunteering experiences.
University of Miami Coral Gables, Florida, USA The University of Miami is a private, diverse research university minutes from one of the most energetic cities in the world! We have over 180 majors in nine schools and colleges for just 11,000 undergraduate students.
University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, USA The University of Missouri-Columbia, or Mizzou, is a major public research university with more than 300 academic degree programs; journalism, business, engineering, and sciences are some of the most popular areas of study. Mizzou has it all: Nation’s most respected educators, a gorgeous campus that is a botanical garden, and a top student recreational complex. Famous and unique “Missouri Method” of learning combined with an abundance of opportunities to grow will ensure that you will get the best experience possible.
University of Oregon Eugene, Oregon, USA At the University of Oregon, you’ll be welcomed into a community of student and faculty scholars who embrace new ideas and the differences among us. You’ll find that many of our 316 academic programs are ranked among the best in the world, with several among the top ten in the nation. You’ll make strong connections in the Eugene community, a true college town with citizens who celebrate UO student success in classrooms and on athletic fields. You’ll discover that “green” is part of our DNA—you’ll study and live among true environmental leaders and be inspired to take action yourself.
University of Redlands Redlands, California, USA University of Redlands is a dynamic private liberal arts and sciences university located in Southern California. Redlands’ 2,450 students from 50 countries study in 45 programs, many which are nationally and internationally recognized. Popular programs of study include global business, international relations, creative writing, music, and environmental studies. Students enjoy a residential campus (70% of students live on-campus) with over 120 student organizations and a study abroad participation rate of 50%, including our flagship study abroad program in Salzburg, Austria!
University of Richmond Richmond, Virginia, USA The University of Richmond provides a collaborative learning and research environment unlike any other in higher education, offering students an extraordinary combination of the liberal arts and sciences with a top-ranked business school and the first undergraduate school of leadership studies in the United States. The University is located on a safe, suburban campus just ten kilometers from the City of Richmond's downtown area. When students are not in class, the city's world-class museums, shopping, and local restaurants beckon and, as Virginia's state capital, Richmond gives students an up-close look at U.S. politics with Washington, D.C. easily accessible by car or train.
University of Rochester Rochester, New York, USA Located near downtown Rochester, the campus offers a balance between urban access and a suburban feel. UR is a tier 1 research university offering 75+ majors across all disciplines with popularity in the social sciences, health professions and related programs, biological and biomedical sciences, engineering, computer science, business, and psychology programs. UR also offers several 3+2 and combined admission programs with their Medical school, Nursing school, Graduate School of Engineering, the Eastman School of Music, and Graduate School of Education. UR also meets full demonstrated financial need for all applicants, and scholarships don’t require any additional applications.
University of San Francisco San Francisco, California, USA The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself.
University of Southern California Los Angeles, California, USA USC is a large, private, research university that offers over 160 majors in the liberal arts, pre-professional areas, and visual and performing arts. In addition to a vibrant residentially focused campus life, our location near downtown Los Angeles allows students to take advantage of the many internship opportunities throughout the academic year.
University of St Andrews St. Andrews, Scotland, UK Studying at St Andrews offers you the opportunity to learn at one of the most extraordinary universities in the world. You will get award-winning teaching, a student experience that is regularly voted amongst the best in the UK, and all in a setting like no other. You will have lectures and classes with students from all over the world and leading academics, offering you a stimulating learning environment that will challenge you to push boundaries and achieve your potential.
University of Toronto Toronto, Ontario, Canada The University of Toronto is a global leader in research and teaching. We provide diverse and extensive areas of study organized around intimate learning communities. That is what creates an exceptional learning environment for our students. Customize your education at U of T and join a network of over 560,000 accomplished alumni around the world.
University of Utah Asia Campus Songdo, Incheon, South Korea The University of Utah Asia Campus is an excellent institution for individuals currently residing in Asia as it provides them with a unique learning experience. Not only does it allow these students to earn a US education at an affordable cost ($20,000 per year!), but they are able to do so while remaining in the region, close to family and friends. Our campus operates on a 3+1 program (3 years in Korea and 1 year in the USA), which means students also have the opportunity to live and study in the USA. Two locations, one unique experience!
Villanova University Villanova, Pennsylvania, USA Located just a half-hour outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Villanova is a top-ranked Catholic university that offers more than 60 majors in the liberal arts, sciences, business, engineering and nursing. The institution is comprised of 10,000 students, about 6,500 of whom are undergraduates. Villanova's proximity to Philadelphia, the U.S.'s sixth largest city, permits easy access to the campus via the local train.
Waseda University Tokyo, Japan Located in the heart of Tokyo, Waseda University is a leading private research university which has long been dedicated to academic excellence, innovative research and civic engagement at both the local and global levels. Today, the student body at Waseda is approximately 50,000, nearly 8,000 of whom are from overseas, hailing from 125 countries.
Western University London, Ontario, Canada Founded in 1878, Western University ranks among the top 1% universities in the world, known for its exceptional academic programs, research discoveries and outstanding student experience. More than 38,000 students from 121 countries share in classroom experiences and engage in study-abroad, research and volunteer opportunities to broaden perspectives and knowledge. Western students balance academic achievement with opportunities for athletic, volunteer and social engagement, which foster a strong community that extends to more than 300,000 alumni worldwide. Western teaches a full complement of disciplines including more than 400 undergraduate programs and 88 different graduate degree programs, allowing students to tailor their education to personal strengths and career ambitions. At Western, you will learn from nationally and internationally renowned professors and researchers. You can also complement your degree with a range of co-curricular activities, including leadership and learning opportunities both on- and off-campus.
Wheaton College Massachusetts Norton, Massachusetts, USA Wheaton College is located in Massachusetts, 50km from Boston and 25km from Providence, Rhode Island, and is home to 1,760 students from 70 countries and 40 US states. We create possibilities for our students by offering a full range of studies in the arts, sciences, humanities, mathematics and social sciences. Our approach to the liberal arts emphasizes active learning in the classroom, on the campus and in the real world.
Yale-NUS College Singapore Yale-NUS College is Singapore's first fully residential liberal arts & sciences college, the dynamic result of a collaboration between Yale University and the National University of Singapore. Yale-NUS draws on its location and delivers a unique East-meets-West liberal arts education, emphasizing multi-disciplinary learning with a research focus. It draws on the resources and traditions of two great universities, and introduces her students to the diverse intellectual traditions and cultures of Asia and the world.