Educational and Cultural Affairs

What is Educational and Cultural Affairs?

Educational and Cultural Affairs meaning The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State fosters mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries to promote friendly, sympathetic, and peaceful relations. ECA administers a variety of exchange programs for non-U.S. secondary, undergraduate, graduate students and professionals, along with other duties. Visit the ECA website.

 

reference: U.S. Visas – Glossary