Global Summit 2018
    The 2018 Summit will address the many ways the international graduate education community currently works to promote diversity.
    Global Summit 2017
    The 2017 Summit considered the global forces transforming graduate education
    International Graduate Admissions Survey
    Preliminary results of the latest CGS International Graduate Admissions Survey show that international applications increased 7% between 2013 and 2014.
    Available to institutions of higher education outside the U.S. and Canada that are significantly engaged in graduate education, research, and...


    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.