What We Do

As Canada’s national, non-profit, membership organization exclusively dedicated to international education, CBIE is a well-regarded service provider with an extensive network of stakeholders.

Current Programs

CBIE is currently managing the following international scholarships, programs, and projects.

Upgrade Your Skills

Available online, onsite or in Canada, CBIE’s Learning Centre professional development programs aim to support institutions in their internationalization goals and provide varied opportunities for professionals to enhance their competencies and qualifications in international education.

Professional Development

CBIE is the Canadian hub for internationalization professional development, aiming to support institutions in their internationalization goals and provide varied opportunities for professionals to enhance their competencies and qualifications in international education. CBIE supports institutional capacity-building through professional development by sharing knowledge, perspectives and expertise with members and other interested parties.

Learning opportunities include webinars, workshops, specialized certificate programs and customized training.

Transform into a World-Class Institution

Whether you are upgrading or establishing something new— CBIE will provide step-by-step support to meet your specific needs and transform your institution into a world-class learning facility.

Institutional Development

CBIE’s Institutional Development services can assist you in the development and management of schools which highlight Canadian and international education best practices at the primary, secondary and post-secondary level.

Building Capacity and Sustainable Change

CBIE’s experience in systemic, long term support for international governments’ modernization or reform agenda is rich and diverse as CBIE has successfully designed, implemented and managed internationally-funded projects of considerable size and complexity.

International Development

Project design and implementation for a variety of sectors including public policy reform, civil society development, human research management, governance and rule of law.

Open the Door to Education Abroad

We work collaboratively to support international experiences within Canada and around the world.

Scholarship Management and International Tours

CBIE is committed to advancing international mobility opportunities for students, trainees, faculty, civil society leaders and government officials.

Get insight into Canada’s International Education Sector

For over 25 years, CBIE has conducted research on international education in Canada and from a Canadian perspective to meet the needs of its members, as well as public and private sector partners. Gathering data and providing insight into Canada’s international education sector is one of CBIE’s core activities.

Featured Publication

A World of Learning: Canada’s Performance and Potential in International Education 2016

CBIE’s 2016 global report on international education in Canada.

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A World of Learning

Canada’s Performance and Potential in International Education 2016

Our track record is second-to-none

Over the last 50 years, CBIE has managed 100+ global projects worth over $2.5 billion – in over 60 countries and 17 languages

150+

members

Our pan-Canadian membership includes the full spectrum of education; universities, colleges, institutes, polytechnics, cégeps, school boards and language schools.

$2

billion

In the past 30 years, CBIE has managed over 100 programs valued at over $2 billion.

50

years

Since 1966, CBIE has worked to promote international education alongside partners in Canada and abroad.

35

thousand

CBIE has mobilized more than 35,000 students and trainees, for educational programs in Canada and abroad.