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Apr26

Korea sees 14% rise in foreign students

Figures released this month from the Korean Ministry of Justice show just over 100,000 foreign students have enrolled in 2016, a 14% increase on students enrolled this time last year.

Apr26

The Realities of U.S.-Cuba Academic Partnerships

U.S. institutions looking to create partnerships need to develop real relationships with faculty and administrators in Cuba to create trust between both parties.

Apr26

Brexit campaigners ‘divided on international students’

Science Council debate highlights differences in Leave camp about whether more international students are needed in the UK

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Global Opportunities

  • May30

    CUHK Bilateral Teaching Exchange Program

    The program aims to promote academic exchange between CUHK and overseas partner institutions and enhance faculty’s international perspective and understanding of Chinese culture. The program offers an opportunity for visiting professors to teach at least one course and undertake research while at CUHK. CUHK will provide a monthly allowance of HK$20,000 for up to five months for each visiting faculty to cover the airfare and accommodation during the exchange period.

  • May15

    Graduate International Colloquium Fund

    The Graduate International Colloquium Fund supports collaborative campus-based activity that will strengthen or expand Brown University’s connection with the wider world of academic knowledge production, or that will provide new international perspectives on graduate students’ ongoing work. Max award; $5,000.

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Brown in the World

  • Alumni Abroad By Region

    5800+ Alumni Abroad By Region

    Asia2384
    Europe2060
    North America821
    South America250
    Oceania162
    Africa132

    (Source: Alumni Relations)

  • Faculty Conducting Research Abroad by Region

    510+ Faculty Conducting Research Abroad by Region

    Europe216
    Asia143
    Africa70
    North America67
    South America40
    Oceania19
    Antarctica2

    (Office of the Dean of the Faculty, Researchers@Brown)

  • Alumni Abroad By Region

    6,500+ Alumni Abroad By Region

    Asia2818
    Europe2219
    North America921
    South America231
    Oceania178
    Africa149

    (Source: Alumni Relations)

  • Undergraduate Research & Internships Abroad by Region

    329 Undergraduate Research & Internships Abroad by Region

    Europe90
    Asia126
    South America22
    Africa43
    Oceania15
    North America33

    (Sources: Dean of the College, Swearer Center, CareerLAB/BrownConnect)

The World at Brown

  • Language Course Enrollments

    2,000+ Language Course Enrollments

    Spanish420
    French370
    Chinese233
    Japanese154
    German153
    Arabic148
    Italian105
    Russian88
    Portuguese87
    American Sign Language83
    Korean66
    Hindi-Urdu29
    Haitian-Creole27
    Modern Greek23
    Czech17
    Persian16
    Swedish8

    (Source: Office of Institutional Research)

  • Citizenship of International Students at Brown by Region

    1,450+ Citizenship of International Students at Brown by Region

    East Asia571
    Western Europe196
    South Asia141
    Canada127
    South East Asia89
    Middle East78
    South America70
    Eastern Europe52
    Africa48
    Mexico & Central America30
    Australia & Oceania19
    Unknown17
    Central Asia15
    Caribbean5

    (Office of Institutional Research)

  • Concentrations with International Focus

    850+ Concentrations with International Focus

    Economics178
    International Relations75
    Political Science67
    English54
    Health & Human Biology49
    Environmental Studies40
    Comparative Literature36
    Literary Arts30
    Modern Culture & Media27
    Anthropology24
    Sociology24
    Classics23
    Music23
    Public Policy & Am. Inst.23
    Development Studies19
    Philosophy17
    Africana Studies15
    Latin Am. & Carib. Studies11
    Middle East Studies11
    Religious Studies11
    Ethnic Studies10
    Geological Sciences10
    Public Health10
    American Studies9
    German Studies9
    Linguistics9
    Hispanic Studies8
    Archaeology7
    French Studies7
    Gender & Sexuality7
    Slavic Languages6
    East Asian Studies5
    Portuguese & Braz. Stud.5
    Italian Studies4
    Early Cultures2
    Egyptology2
    Medieval Studies2
    Physics & Philosophy1
    South Asian Studies 1

    (Source: Office of Institutional Research)

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