My trip to Rwanda was a life changing experience. I will never be the same.
– Kelsey Blasingame, University of Central Arkansas

Have you dreamed of immersing yourself in a culture in Africa or Asia?

Are you passionate about sustainable development and social justice?

Would you like to widen your network of global friends and professional contacts?

Do you seek a high-quality study abroad experience relevant to your discipline?

Our short-term, high-impact study abroad programs cover a variety of disciplines including:

  • Business, Finance, Economics & Law
  • Communication & Arts
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences
  • Social Sciences & Environmental Sciences

GEI provides accredited short-term study abroad, internship and training programs as well as conferences in East Africa, Southern Africa and Southeast Asia. Curricula focus on globally relevant topics in key disciplines. In addition, students also gain a thorough understanding and experience of sustainable development and social justice issues at the destination, in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Let us inspire and empower you to apply your passion and skills to create positive change in the world.