About Us

Our office is committed to creating and sustaining strategic collaborative partnerships with international institutions that provide diverse opportunities for Polytechnic stakeholders.

Global experiences in the Polytechnic can be:

            Semester study abroad

            Short term/faculty led study abroad programs

            Virtual intercultural projects

            Collaborative global research

            International summer schools

            Study Away (domestic) faculty led programs

            On campus intercultural development activities


We are proud and fortunate that our study body represents 134* countries; and our colleagues, international faculty and staff, represent 83* nations. If you want further information or want to ask questions, please e-mail us at techglobal@purdue.edu to set up a virtual appointment.


Next time you are in the Knoy lobby, please stop by the video monitor in front of Suite 150 and see videos and photos highlighting our globalization efforts.

Go Global!


Elizabeth Barajas, Jen Ramos, Misty Clugh


*Fall 2019 data from https://www.purdue.edu/IPPU/ISS/_Documents/EnrollmentReport/ISS_StatisticalReportFall19.pdf