Welcome to the International Partnerships and Agreements (IPA) unit of the Office of International Initiatives (OII).  IPA is responsible for facilitating partnership development, overseeing partnership support, and establishing partner outcomes at Georgia State. Our mission is to is to excel and lead partnership engagement to achieve distinction in globalizing the university. Through partnership initiation, agreement coordination, hosting delegation visits, and promoting international funding opportunities, IPA helps to advance Georgia State’s global connections.  

Partnership Development

From advisement, to networking opportunities, to grant writing workshops – learn about the services IPA provides faculty through Outreach.
Looking for helpful information to advance your international efforts? Check out what information IPA can offer as service. 
Explore IPA funding sources including the annual FIPE seed grant, mini-grants, and other resources to facilitate faculty and staff international engagement. 

Partnership Support

Interested in entering into an agreement with a partner institution? Begin the process here by accessing agreement templates and instructionsthe I-Agree agreement processing system, and the Agreements Database, home to active non-research institutional cooperation agreements with Georgia State.
Georgia State University attracts esteemed visitors from around the world. Here you will find guidelines and protocol for hosting international visitors as well as helpful resources.
Traveling abroad? Click here to register your travel and access information on Travel Advisory protocol, emergency notifications, export control regulations, and more.

Partnership Outcomes

To evaluate outcomes, make data-driven decisions, and provide relevant information, IPA collects, tracks, and sources international data for the university community. To access or contribute to international data, please click here.
IPA showcases international engagement outcomes by highlighting partnerships that impact the institution's strategic priorities. Click here to learn more.
IPA uses data to highlight successes, identify areas of opportunity, and leverage emerging trends in support of the university’s strategic goals. Click here to explore potential pathways to partnership.