Welcome to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website for U.S. Educational Institutions and Intensive English Programs. This site is your resource for market research reports, international student recruitment events, and study consortia information.

Our division of Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Service, has a global network of 100 offices located throughout the U.S. and over 100 offices located in more than 70 countries. Our worldwide team of education specialists is here to assist with your international outreach to students, potential partners, and agents. To find your local education specialist, please click on the link to the left titled “Local USDOC Offices”.

Our Education Team members can assist you with the following:

  • International Market Research – our overseas education specialists generate reports on the education sectors of target markets around the world. You can see three reports highlighted below, but you can also access more of them at in our Market Research Library under the Services section.
  • Recruitment Fairs – we can help you identify the right international education fairs for your institution.
  • Webinars – learn about the education sector in a market of interest without leaving your desk.
  • Virtual Education Events – showcase your school to a potential partner institution and/or agents using a powerpoint presentation live over the internet.
  • Gold Key Service – we will set up in-country meetings for you with possible partner educational institutions, identify qualified recruiting agents, find companies that require specialized training for their employees and/or connect you with the Ministry of Education.
  • Single School Promotion – we will organize an event featuring your institution/program and invite the country’s key players in the education sector.


For more about the Education Team and our services, please click here for our team flyer.

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Detailed Event Information For Doing Business with the Asian Development Bank Detailed Event Information For Doing Business with the Asian Development Bank
Doing Business with the Asian Development Bank -- Agricultural Chemicals, Agricultural Machinery & Eq., Automotive Parts/Services Eq., Construction Eq., Education/Training Services, Food Processing/Packaging Eq., General Industrial Eq./Supplies, Security/Safety Eq., Transportation Serv. (other than Aviation)
Location/Date: Los Angeles, CA, United States 08/07/2014 - 08/15/2014
Event Summary:
The U.S. Commercial Service is offering an educational/networking forum for consultants, manufacturers, suppliers and project developers interested in business opportunities resulting from ADB lending activities (22 billion annually from 2011 – 2013) and meet with ADB experts and procurement specialists who will discuss how to track these opportunities and how ADB contracts are implemented. A second day of individualized meetings will take place at the City Bank Building August 8th. (4th & Flower St). Cost: 50.00: On-line registration only, opens on June 1st. Seating will be limited Sponsorship Opportunity Available: Reference websites:, U.S. Companies secured over $1.6 billion in contracts from 2009 – 2013 Cumulative procurement since 1966 exceeded $8.5 billion dollars.

Bobby Hines, Los Angeles (Downtown)
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 213-894-4231
Amy Magat, Los Angeles (Downtown)
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 213-894-3966
Rachid Sayouty, Los Angeles (Downtown)
USEAC Director
Phone: 213-894-4022