Institute for Global Studies

A photo of a landscape in Tanzania

The Institute for Global Studies inspires and facilitates the pursuit of global understanding by developing inclusive programs of study, opportunities for experiential learning and strategic partnerships. 


Lead photo taken by Alayna Dorbert during the Winter 2020 Tanzania Art and Entomology and Wildlife Ecology program.

UD Global Month


Join us for a virtual celebration of all things global at UD to coincide with International Education Week, an initiative sponsored by the U.S. Departments of State and Education.


Virtual Global Film Series


Watch movies from around the world!


Sponsored by IGS, the Center for Global & Area Studies (CGAS) and the Library, Museums & Press

UD Global at Home

We're re-imagining our programs & events to help you keep exploring from the comfort of your home. 

iHouse Culture Nights

Hosted by UD World Scholars & Their Friends

IGS Virtual Reception Desk

Monday - Friday

9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m

Institute for Global Studies staff members are currently working remotely, in accordance with the University‚Äôs response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please continue to follow University updates at

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