Center for International Academic Exchange

Welcome to the Center for International Academic Exchange (CIAE) at Asia University. CIAE is the designated office on campus to provide immigration advising and supportive programming for more than 200 international students from over 20 different countries. Asia University values the presence of international students and recognizes the contribution of bringing in their cultures to enrich the diversity of our university community.

In collaboration with partner universities, CIAE endeavors to advance student and faculty exchange. We offer students a variety of options for study abroad ranging from short-term to semester-long programs. Qualified students are also encouraged to participate in double degree programs that we cooperate with partner universities. We are keen to encourage as many students as possible to broaden their global perspective and to prepare them to take their places in the international marketplace.

We invite you to visit our website frequently for updates on government regulations and for information on programs or events designed to support the international community. It is our privilege to serve you during the period of your study at Asia University. Please contact the office at any time we can be of assistance to you.


Our Mission

The mission of the Center for International Academic Exchange (CIAE) is to provide support services for both international and local students at Asia University.

1.International Student Recruitment

We seek to attract qualified students with diverse background to Asia University and are responsible for:

  • Participating in higher education fairs as well as visiting high schools abroad for student recruitment;
  • Assisting prospective international students with the application and admissions process, visa application process and arrival procedure;
  • Issuing immigration documents to international exchange and degree students;
  • Advising international students with respect to immigration, visa, work permission and personal matters;
  • Conducting immigration orientation, and immigration check-in;
  • Ensuring the status of international students to be in compliance with government regulations pertaining to nonimmigrants;
  • Providing departments with information regarding inbound students and handling the immigration related aspects of the process.

2.International Exchange and Affairs

Our center manages all the partnership and cooperation agreements established between Asia University and other higher education institutions. We are responsible, furthermore, for establishing relationships with potential partners in order to implement new collaborations for the purpose of educational offers, faculty exchanges, cultural exchanges joint researches, and others that could be mutually beneficial.

3.International Student Mobility

The center conducts the development and growth of both inbound and outbound exchange programs. We endeavor to develop agreements with international academic institutions, and to promote education abroad, international exchange activities, and other academic and cultural engagement programs for students to enhance their global competence and competitiveness.