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Study Abroad

IPD provides more than two dozen study abroad programs for undergraduate students.

Global Health

IPD facilitates global health education and research on campus.
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Global Health Studies

Our Global Health Minor has become one of Northwestern's fastest-growing programs of study. Through coursework and public health experiences abroad, Global Health students develop a sophisticated knowledge of the critical challenges to international health.

Global Health Portal

IPD manages Northwestern’s premier gateway to the university’s international health network, featuring global health faculty, programs, partners, and research opportunities, as well as current news and upcoming events.

International Students and Visitors

IPD hosts international students from our partner universities and serves as a clearing house for international campus visitors.
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Incoming Exchange Students

International students interested in studying at Northwestern can find application instructions, pre-departure information, and more.

Incoming Campus Visitors

IPD hosts visitors partner institutions and others interested in collaborations with Northwestern.

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Check out news, announcements and events from IPD.
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Blogs by Our Students Abroad

The Dreaded Exposé
I have become all too familiar with the dreaded exposé. It was the first thing they taught us in the Welcome Week program: how to prepare an exposé. A...
October 24, 2014 by audreytelfer