The American University in Dubai is a member of the Institute of International Education. IIE is among the world’s largest and most experienced international exchange organizations. An independent non-profit established in 1919, IIE is dedicated to increasing the capacity of people to think and work on a global basis. The Institute’s vision of “Opening Minds to the World” is based upon the belief that international educational exchange forms the strongest basis for fostering the mutual understanding necessary for worldwide peace and progress.
IIENetwork is IIE’s membership program with over 1,000 member institutions around the world. Each IIENetwork designee is an important link in a network of over 5,000 individuals with a commitment to the internationalization of their institutions.