With strong leadership from the Graduate School at Virginia Tech, institutions of higher education and policy around the world are working toward an ambitious future of global higher education.

Since 2006

For eleven years, the Graduate School at Virginia Tech has been collaborating with institutions all around the world to explore topics in global higher education.


> 200 participants

With participants including students, staff, faculty, and administrators from more than 20 institutions, the Global Perspectives Program reaches across disciplinary, institutional, and geographical boundaries to critique global higher education.

7 countries

So far, the Global Perspectives Program has traveled to 7 countries:

  • Chile
  • Ecuador
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • United States of America

Our Work

From conference proceedings and annual manuals to videos and tweets, we are sharing our experiences and our work beyond boundaries.