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International Connection


International students are an integral part of the IUP community. Some four hundred students from more than sixty-five countries study at the university each year.

For world-class programs, small classes, an outstanding faculty, and a livable campus environment, we invite you to consider IUP—the smallest big university in Pennsylvania.

Expert Opinions

We'd like for you to know how IUP is seen by a few of the experts who make it their business to evaluate colleges and universities in the United States.

  • The Carnegie Foundation
    IUP is the only public university in Pennsylvania classified as a Doctoral I institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. That classification is based on the number of doctoral degrees we award. On the basis of the Carnegie rating, U.S. News & World Report considers IUP to be one of America’s national universities—large, well-known institutions that have more selective admissions and greater resources than regional universities.

  • U.S. News & World ReportInternational Students
    U.S. News & World Report also recently identified IUP as one of America’s best college values.
  • Money Magazine
    Money Guide has ranked IUP twenty-second among all the nation’s public universities (and first among those in Pennsylvania) in terms of educational value.
  • Barron's
    IUP was one of the 300 American Colleges and universities listed in a recent edition of Barron’s Best Buys in Higher Education.

Manuel Fernandez
I am from Madrid, Spain. I am living a great experience in IUP because Indiana is a very welcoming town and because everything at IUP is set to help the student, which does make the difference.

Aurélie Aubin
I am an exchange student from France, Europe, and learned a lot about business, life, and myself here in IUP.

Engin Aksu
Hi, my name is Engin and I’m from Turkey. I’m pursuing an MBA degree in Eberly College at IUP.

Mohammad Awal
Hi, I am Mohammad Awal from Bangladesh and I am currently enrolled as an MBA student at IUP, the small largest university in Pennsylvania. For any information regarding IUP, if you think I can help you with something, I would really be honored and delighted to do so.

Joseph Pasipamire
I am from Zimbabwe, Harare.

Vadym Kochergin
I am from Ukraine and a Fellow of Muskie Freedom Support Act/Graduate Fellowship Program.

Wenkai Fan
I am from China, Jiangsu Province. I am in the China Student Association.

Mohamed Fall Kamagate
[From Ivory Coast, Africa]
I am an international student studying in the MBA program at IUP. I have been here for four years and I did have a great educational, personal, as well as social experience. Studying for the MBA in Indiana University of Pennsylvania has been so far the best personal decision I have ever made.

Jaehak Yu
I am a graduate student who is from Korea, and I am really happy to be at IUP, and I’ve met a lot of good international students from around the world. If you have any questions, check this website.

  • Master of Business Administration Program
  • Eberly College of Business, Room 421
    664 Pratt Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2522
  • Fax: 724-357-6232
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.