Charities Education

Over 60% of potential students around the world don't make it into higher education. The crisis in Syria alone has led to over 200,000 university-qualified refugees, with the risk of losing an entire generation of leaders.

Top Charity: Institute of International Education

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is among the world's largest and most experienced international education and training organisations, serving over 180 countries each year. IIE's goal is to advance international education and access to higher education worldwide, regardless of race or religion, to ensure educated leaders of the world tomorrow.

Charity Stats & Comparison

Below you'll find a summary of the charity's statistics and independent reviews compared to other leading organisations (you can hit the icons to view in-depth charity reports from each independent research organisation):

Institute of International Education Asha Education Child Aid
scope International National (India) National (Guatemala)
% cause 94.30% 96.80% 91.00%
% admin 5.70% 3.20% 9.00%
countries 183 1 2
founded 1919 1991 1987
Independent Review
C.N. Score 92.92/100 100/100 100/100
C.N. Rating
G.S. Level none Gold Silver
G.N.P. Reviews n/a (x66) (x14)

All three organisations above are all renowned for international education. IIE however are very unique; unlike Asha Education, Child Aid and even children charities that provide lower-school education, IIE's focus is on higher education, and their global reach is phenomenal. This is an area in global development that is often overlooked, yet critical to ensuring a bright future for humanity. (if you wish to support primary education, donate to the 'Children' cause)

Global Education Programs

IIE's focus is higher education for students across the globe, regardless of their background. The focal point of their programs include: Fellowship and Scholarship Management, Higher Education Development, Emergency Student and Scholar Assistance, and Leadership Development.

Their notable Syrian Student Program is working to help the 200,000+ university-qualified students unable to continue their studies. Their goal to prevent losing a generation of leaders who wish to one day contribute to rebuilding their country is just one of the ways IIE are changing the world through education.

View IIE's Programs

Where IIE Work

IIE has a network of 19 offices and affiliates around the world, led by talented and dedicated international education experts. They govern more than 250 programs serving more than 29,000 people from over 180 countries each year. Hit the button below to view a full list of the regions they serve.

View IIE's Global Reach

Their Impact To Date

From the 42,500+ people educated by IIE's programs in 183 countries, to the 69 nobel prizes awarded to program grantees and members of IIE's board, the Institute of International Education has been impacting the world of education since 1919. Hit the button below to view their annual reports.

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UNESCO Institute of Statistics
World Bank EdStats
IIE's Official Site