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ISU’s Intensive English Institute (IEI)

Intensive English Institute (IEI) provides English language instruction for international students who wish to study in a comprehensive, academically rigorous program. All classes are taught by instructors with advanced degrees, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) credentials, and relevant experience.

The IEI offers five sessions per year. Each session lasts eight weeks. We accept new students for each session.

IEI Sessions: 2019-2020

SessionDatesPlacement Test and Registration
Fall 1 August 19 - October 11, 2019 August 15 and 16, 2019
Fall 2 October 14 - December 13, 2019 October 9 and 10, 2019
Spring 1 January 13 - March 6, 2020 January 9 and 10, 2020
Spring 2 March 9 - May 8, 2020 March 5 and 6, 2020
Summer May 18 - July 10, 2020 May 14 and 15, 2020

IEI Sessions: 2018-2019

SessionDatesPlacement Test and Registration
Fall 1 August 20 - October 12, 2018 August 16 and 17, 2018
Fall 2 October 16 - December 14, 2018 October 11 and 12, 2018
Spring 1 January 7 - March 1, 2019 January 3 and 4, 2019
Spring 2 March 4 - May 3, 2019 February 28 and March 1, 2019
Summer May 13 - July 5, 2019 May 9 and 10, 2019