Statistics on Georgetown's International Community

International students and scholars comprise a significant percentage of the Georgetown community. Listed here are some basic statistics detailing the populations of these students, researchers, professors, and staff. This information is just a sample.

International Students

Total International Students 3047
Undergraduate 449
Graduate 1716
Students working in the United States on Optional Practical Training 666
Other* 216

Source: IIE Open Doors reporting data from fall 2015
*Note: Other includes those students in non-degree and English as a Foreign Language (EFL) programs.

International Scholars

Total International Scholars 571
Teaching 88
Research 415
Other* 68

Source: IIE Open Doors reporting data from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016.
*Note: Other is used for F-1 students working on campus under Optional Practical Training. These individuals may also be doing teaching or research.

Countries Represented at Georgetown University

Afghanistan
Albania
Antigua/Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belgium
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei
Bulgaria
Cameroon
Canada
Chad
Chile

China, PR
Colombia
Costa Rica
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus


Czech Republic
Denmark
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Ethiopia
Finland
France
Gabon
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Greece
Guatemala
Haiti
Honduras
Hong Kong

Hungary

India
Indonesia
Iran
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan

Kenya
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Latvia
Lebanon
Liberia
Libya
Macedonia
Malaysia
Mexico
Moldova
Mongolia
Morocco
Myanmar/Burma
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nigeria
Norway
Oman
Pakistan
Palestinian Territories
Panama
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russia
 

Saudi Arabia
Serbia
Singapore
Slovakia
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Sri Lanka
St. Lucia
Swaziland
Sweden

Switzerland

Syria
Taiwan
Tanzania
Thailand
Tunisia
Turkey
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Venezuela
Vietnam
Yemen

Zambia
Zimbabwe

Source: IIE Open Doors reporting data on scholars from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 and on students from fall 2015.

Data Sources

The data is taken from the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. The Open Doors Report is published by the Institute of International Education (IIE) with comprehensive information on international students in the United States and on U.S. students who study abroad. For more information on Open Doors, please visit the IIE website.

Please note that Open Doors reports only provide data on students and scholars who are on temporary, non-immigrant visas and not those who reside permanently in the United States. Therefore, the data do not include any Permanent Residents (greencard holders) or dual citizenship nationals who hold U.S. citizenship, who may be studying, conducting research or teaching at Georgetown University. Therefore, individuals who are Permanent Residents (greencard holders) or dual citizens of the United States and another country are not included in this data.