Welcome to the International American University testimonial page that will provide real testimonials from real IAU graduates. Alumni are crucial to the success of IAU. They are a direct reflection of what is delivered in our industry-current learning environment. What do our alumni say about their experience as undergraduates at IAU? They say it changed their lives, deepened their understanding of the world, and opened unexpected opportunities for them.

As an IAU University graduate, you are part of a network of educated practitioners who participate in nearly every facet of human endeavor. IAU hopes you will maintain your connection with the University. If IAU is to grow and improve with time, your participation is needed.

To submit a testimonial, please fill out our Alumni Testimonial Form and remember to email a current photo to ssv@iaula.edu!


My personal study experience at the IAU has changed my life, and I believe it will be an excellent choice for any student looking to broaden their horizons and advance their education. It helped me get my MBA, and MBA study helped me understand how business works. I found a nice environment where I could work with great people, and then I got my H1B visa. Read more from Pang, Sharon, MBA, 2022

As a lifelong member of the International American University family, helped me to develop my potential and provide knowledge through combining the best of competing business approaches and strategies, and constantly adapting and achieving precisely. They are essential, valuable skills in the global business world, but are also of great worth even should you never leave your native shores again. Read more from Pokhrel, Suresh, MBA, 2015.

I am really grateful to International American University (IAU) for providing a flexible platform for working students like us who look forward to getting a master's degree without having gaps in their jobs/career. The whole experience of pursuing my MBA in Finance has been an excellent part of my life. The program challenged me with learning a combination of theoretical and practical knowledge. Read more from Shrestha, Roshana, MBA, 2016.

I believe my studies at IAU gave me additional tools to be more confident and successful in my business career, whether it would be working for an existing company or creating my own. Their internship program also gives us an opportunity to improve our skills and apply the theory we learn in class to concrete business life. Additionally, while studying at IAU you will get the opportunity to meet other students from all over the world, learn about different cultures and make connections that could last a lifetime. Read more from Regueiro, Stephanie, BBA, 2021.

Having an MBA degree from an American institution helped me a lot in my career preparation here in the United States. I felt prepared and confident that I have the knowledge and criteria that employers want and need. I am very grateful for all my instructors’ teachings, advice and support during my studies at International American University. Read more from Agencia, Jamella, MBA, 2021.

I achieved my MBA at International American University and was honored to be awarded Student of the Year Award 2020. First of all, choosing IAU was one of the best decisions in my career because it helped me push my boundaries professionally and personally. I came to the USA with a pocket full of dreams to achieve a higher education degree and the goal to learn management, marketing, finance, and organizational behavior concepts. Read more from Batsukh, Uuganbayar, MBA, 2020.

Thanks to IAU, I have learned many valuable skills and have gained the knowledge that has benefited me in planning my career. Instructors and staff are very nice and kind. Micheal Kahler’s class, in particular, was very interesting and helpful. Studying the Business Law course allowed me to deepen my understanding of the subject helping me find my area of interest in law now! Read more from Namsraijav, Chingun, MBA, 2019.

IAU is a well-structured university focused on grad programs that offer hybrid courses for professionals who want to further their careers and help them understand business aspects. It became a motivation for me to enroll in the hybrid MBA program and be mentored by many scholastic professors. IAU facilitated for me to discover the ability to solve problems and address critical resolutions at the workplace every day. Read more from Dave, Pankil, MBA, 2016.

While studying for my MBA, I was able to achieve a variety of skills that currently help me to become a better professional. IAU has helped me to grow at a professional and personal level through the amazing experience they offer to their students. At IAU, I was able to grow my network and meet other amazing professionals that have definitely changed my work skills forever. Read more from Rodriguez, Manuel, MBA, 2021.

The IAU staff was always the backbone for me and every international student throughout the period of my MBA. I found them to be very attentive and problem-solving. I am very thankful to Mr. Ryan Doan for answering every question. Even though he is a very busy person, he prefers to answer students every time. The faculty at IAU was very beneficial. When they shared their thoughts about management, they showed how an MBA student can be a good business manager. Read more from Gaffar, Mohammed, MBA, 2010.

The structure of the lectures at IAU allows for shared experiences within the classroom, which was very useful, as many students come to IAU from all over the world. The teaching methods of the lectures are very appropriate and easy to understand, which fits working adults and distance learning students
Corporate Strategic Planning and Organizational Behavior are among the classes that were most beneficial for me. In the classroom, we discussed case studies to help relate the knowledge we’d gained to its real-world applications. Read more from Marimuthu Nadason, DBA, 2011.

Having had the opportunity to study the MBA program at the International American University has been one of the best decisions I have made in my professional life, as it has helped to complement my profile in a significant way and increase my personal and professional potential. The most valuable thing that I can highlight about the program and the institution is the excellent quality of its human resources, both the teaching staff and its administrative staff, always ready to assist and guide students throughout the training process, as well as post-completion. Read more from Maxwell Bellido, MBA, 2020.

My program not only provided me with a well rounded knowledge of modern business principles, but it also helped me maintain beneficial habits that promote continuous professional development in my life. The wide-ranging curriculum at IAU provided me with thorough knowledge on topics from accounting to business management and leadership. All of these things have benefitted me in my current professional life, but more importantly they have helped me plan my professional career. These specific experiences were crucial to establishing a network with experienced management leaders and professionals. Read more from Pramod Sharma, MBA, 2016.

I would recommend IAU to anyone looking for a great school. There's wide flexibility of classes at IAU, so you won't be sitting in a classroom all week long --but when you are in class, the size is appropriate and the professors will always be there to ensure you understand exactly what's being taught. Their diploma is respected and the price is more than reasonable. Don't hesitate to apply! Read more from Alexis Kutyba, ASBA, 2019.

I had a great experience with IAU's Faculty. They were very helpful, supportive and kind. I felt that they were always available when I had questions or needed help. The blend of theoretical knowledge and practical exposure in the teaching methods was very helpful. The flexibility of the program was really helpful. It has really helped me develop my potential, which has allowed me to speak with confidence in my field! Read more from Kamal Thapa, MBA, 2016.

Following graduation last year, I realized my diploma was more than just a piece of paper, it represented credibility, confidence and choices as I put myself forward professionally. Graduating from my MBA added a new level of credibility to my resume. Employers now know I had gone above and beyond to maximize my education. Read more from Jana Colak, MBA, 2019.

I would always suggest people to choose IAU because the learning experience and exposure to real world issues is priceless and you can take me as a living example. Before completing my MBA at IAU, I had no formal business education and I have now reached a mid-management position and have a vast experience in dealing with clients, vendors, project transitions and internal management! Read more from Muzamil Khan, MBA, 2010.

Having an international MBA is valued. Being with IAU made it easier and more comfortable to finish up my courses. All the courses are well designed and have great knowledgeable professors instructing them. I met a couple of my favorite professors as well! They were very helpful, exposing me and my fellow students to very meticulous lectures surrounding the course material. The classes and schedules were all designed to maximize students' comfort, for sure. Read more from Suraghavi Bommareddy, MBA, 2017.


International American University provided the flexibility that I needed. At the time I attended IAU, I was an active Marine. When I was on active duty, it was almost impossible to attend any school. IAU brought to me the possibility to continue studying without stopping my service to my country. Once I was discharged, my Bachelor of Business Administration degree helped me to negotiate my salary at Allergan Pharmaceuticals, Irvine, CA where I was hired as a Clinical Research Assistant. Read more from Ronald Wade Agin, Jr., BBA, 2007.

International American University was my first choice in choosing a college to study in. It’s been always a pleasure to study at this university, the staff was very helpful with every question I had and it is always friendly atmosphere --not only admission but also teachers as well. IAU has many outstanding faculty, which is excellent. They are professionals in their field and they made a huge effort to make their subjects so interesting and special. Read more from Galamat Nauryzbayev, BBA, 2020.

Getting my education at IAU was a great experience. I was able to do an internship at IAU where I got the opportunity to build stronger relationships with the administrative staff. The staff was really helpful during my internship by teaching me some creative skills, as well as giving me opportunities to strengthen my administrative support skills. I just want to say thank you all! Read more from Danielle Cristina Da Silva, ASBA, 2019.

I highly recommend this school for international students. The MBA program was very beneficial for my career, and the classes have taught me a lot about business. Some of my favorite courses were Business Strategy, Marketing, and the Capstone Course. The professors for these classes were amazing and provided us with great advice for our futures. I would like to thank Dr. Michael Pottenger for being a great teacher and mentor. Read more from Enkhchimeg Erdenechimeg, MBA, 2019.

Studying at IAU helped me with provided me tools to navigate working in America. Through classes and CPT, I have learned more about American businesses and gained working experience. One of the particular class, that was beneficial was Business Math. The hybrid method of the classes allowed me to fully understand the topics through classroom discussions with my professors and classmates, and an online platform to further my learning. Read more from Jocelyn Hernandez, ASBA, 2019.

The quality of the ASBA program is at a high level. I learned a lot from the daily discussions, lectures, and assignments. The lessons I learned and the experiences I've had, will definitely help me in the future. My college experience at IAU gave me an awareness of my strength and on branding myself. Read more from Ferdinand Lazaro, ASBA, 2019.

My first goal was to open my own business in America. I wanted to learn how to start my own company and make it successful. Attending IAU has been a beneficial experience. Their program has taught me a lot about business. They provided classes such as Business Law and Business Strategy which really helped push my business career forward. Read more from Altanzaya Darkhanbayar, MBA, 2019.

I had a wonderful experience with the IAU faculty and staff. Everybody is very professional,  friendly and ready to help students in any situation. During my time at IAU, I took a lot of classes in marketing, finance, and management, that pushed me closer to my career. In my MBA program, I have learned the foundations of how to start and build my own business. The quality of IAU programs are very high in general. I really enjoyed taking all of the classes in my MBA program. I enjoyed the structure of all the class. I loved the marketing class because the professor was really creative and there were many student-professor interactions. Read more from Tatiana Pasashkova, MBA 2018.

I am so happy and thankful for the opportunity which God has provide me to study at IAU with highly educated and experienced faculty through distance education. The IAU faculty was so cooperative in providing the assignments and also helped me to achieve the course till the end. Thank you IAU for providing me such a platform to learn with theoretical and practical knowledge of Business Administration. Read more from Abey Thomas Parakkulathu, MBA 2018.

I would like to express my gratitude to the International American University (IAU) for providing me with combined academic and applied knowledge in business and management administration, as well as a personal and practical way of living. I am grateful to be mentored by competent and accomplished professors during my MBA program of study. I am thankful to have been able to learn alongside professors who have extensive and reputable backgrounds in their field of expertise. They provided ideas and approaches that are applicable in real life situations. Read more from Ruth Barbosa, MBA 2017.


BBA program has been well designed. Courses are quite relevant. Program has been designed in a way that covers all the possible prospects. Today i have grabbed a job opportunity, am confident, meticulous, focused in my workplace and I owe my achievements to IAU. Read more from Shraddha Bahuguna, BBA, 2012.

Working with such a varied group of students was extremely valuable - shared insights and experiences all enhanced my business learning. The MBA provided me with a wide set of skills and the capacity to use them in a variety of scenarios. You can employ specialists, but you need to have a robust understanding of everything that goes on in a business,  and that's what the MBA delivers. Read more from Sangan Goudar, MBA, 2010.

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Most students enter college with a major or career path in mind and most students end up changing their minds. Exploring is a very important part of the academic process, and gaining work experience is a great way for students to acquaint themselves with a field they are interested in. By the time of graduation, the students have confidence that the degrees they are receiving are the right degrees for them. Read more from Krishna Paudel, BBA, 2014.

I am thankful for the opportunity to have been able to study at IAU with highly educated and experienced professors. The IAU staff was polite and helpful. Thank you IAU for providing me with theoretical and practical knowledge of business and management. Nansalmaa Munkh, MBA 2016.

It was a tough decision to select the correct university to follow my MBA program. However, looking back, I am convinced that I made the right decision by selecting IAU. Their program was a fine combination of theory and practical application. Read more from Panduka Weerasingha, MBA, 2013.


I had a great experience. IAU provide a platform for curious learners and for those who want to lead the rest from the front. Instructors & IAU staffs were very friendly, vibrant, and distinctive. They are ready to support every student each and every time. Read more from Shailendra Singh, MBA, 2012.

Throughout my time at IAU, the academic advisors have been very attentive and helpful. I found that classes in finance have been beneficial in my career and personal life. I am hoping to become a manager at an IT company. Read more from Bahadir Selin, MBA 2016.

First of all, the staff and faculty are very kind. I got an excellent help by the staff and faculty. Economics was particularly helpful. The program is fantastic. Read more from Mohammad Ali Alomari, DBA, 2008.


This experience has given me the opportunity to grow in my education and career. The courses are well presented and challenged my way of thinking. The BBA degree from IAU has brought great success to my life and especially my career at Broadcom Corporation. Read more from Belinda Wong, BBA, 2012.


The benefits to studying at IAU were to be able to create a strategic marketing plan and manage my company. I learned the importance of public relations and the role of the company image for marketing purposes. Further, I learned that networking opportunities are really about building relationship for future marketing and business strategy. Read more from Djaja Sungkono, MBA, 2013.

Lifelong learning is becoming an imperative today, and IAU is a great place to earn a degree no matter how old you are. I was not only given the opportunity to teach ESL as part of IAU’s faculty but also was encouraged to obtain my online MBA degree. Having a family means little free time, but the online courses gave me enough flexibility to study. Both the instructors and IAU Staff were very helpful and responsive whenever I had a question or any other study-related issues. Read more from Susan Rath, MBA, 2017.

All foreign students who are either going to the campus or doing the distance education program can be rest assured that all electives at IAU are designed keeping in mind student's pre-requisites, availability of time... and their desire to learn. This is in itself is very different to most institutions world wide and therefore it is a highly flexible bunch of teachers and administrators who will ensure you win at all times. Read more from Rammohan Sundaram, MBA, 2007.


IAU gave me so many things regarding my career. It gave me a global exposure. All in all, IAU has transformed me to a man from a boy. I credit this to IAU and I am beholden for that. Thank you so much IAU for all your love and support. Read more from Bishal Subedi, BBA, 2011.


The BBA degree from IAU was fruitful to my life especially to my career, it has made significant changes in my knowledge and led me to a successful path. Currently, I'm regional manager for RUS Aviation INC. in North America. In my personal perspective, IAU programs are appropriate to every student, regardless the student age, race, and location. Read more from Zaid Harbi, BBA, 2008.

I came to America in hopes of being “successful” and to experience the American business culture as an F-1 student. I enrolled in IAU in pursuit of my Masters of Business Administration (MBA) Degree since I have always wanted to put up my own business, run it, and make a lot of money.  However, the more I experienced and learned from the school, the program, and from my CPT-my perspective about life, business, and success evolved. Read more from Anthea Lopez, MBA, 2017.

I had a wonderful experience studying for my MBA at IAU. I admire the professors that I had the honor of taking classes with. They gave us their valuable time and shared with us their vast knowledge of business. They were truly inspiring. Read more from Dipesh Subedi, MBA, 2019.

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All the subjects we had during the course were very pragmatic and dynamic. Working on live case studies, presentations, discussions and brain-storming sessions out did conventional teaching.These teaching strategies has made me understand the purpose and the concepts; the best. Read more from Niranjini K, MBA, 2010.

I've always said that going to IAU was the best decision for my business school education. It really gave me the flexibility that I needed to fit my personal schedule. In terms of workload, it was very reasonable. I was even able to take more classes simultaneously than I would typically be able to complete. Students will truly benefit from the school because the curriculum is informative and the school is very accommodating. I have tried other schools and IAU is where I stayed to get my degree. I continuously recommend the school to every person I meet. Read more from Carmi Dungo, BBA, 2016.


I feel very comfortable communicating with IAU Staff who are down-to-earth persons and ready to lend a helping hand to me any time I need especially Ryan Doan, Maylin Mendez, and Pauline Kim. They provided exceptional and commendable services to me. I strongly recommend working students or adults who want to upgrade their skills and knowledge in order to advance their career within the organization or elsewhere to pursue online BBA or MBA programs here at IAU. Read more from Ngo Pau, BBA, 2011.

My participation with IAU university was by far one of the extreme experiences of my life. It is a nice place to study and learn from multi-national students. I strongly recommend the International American University to anyone who is interested in a countless opportunity, not only grow as a person, but also develop the knowledge in multiple programs they offer and have a enhanced job opportunity. Read more from Mohsen Tavakoli, DBA, 2008.

Three years of working experience following my Bachelor degree birthed a hunger in me to achieve higher education, knowledge, and experience on a larger scale. This MBA program helped to fuel me up for a more challenging road ahead. Read more from Vi Ma, MBA, 2016.

testimonial_awanhIAU's MBA is a well designed program, based on the best and up-to-date curriculum in the market. Although the whole program was a great experience, the subjects that won my interest the most were Business Law, Marketing, and Operations Management. And finally, I enjoyed the MBA Capstone project where I got the chance to utilize all the skills and techniques learned during my MBA. The online resources remained available during the entire study program. I benefited from the school library. Read more from Habib Awan, MBA, 2011.


IAU has really helped me develop my potential and provide practical knowledge. I would like to thank IAU for helping me to gain quality education and for all the love and support. Read more from Manuja Koirala, MBA, 2012.

Pursuing an MBA from International American University is the best choice for any international student seeking for a more personal MBA class experience. In this school, we were treated as family and friends and not as student. Read more from Lolita Catanese, MBA, 2011.


It's an immense pleasure for me to be a part of IAU's family. Joining IAU's BBA program at Nova has helped me to nurture my skills, potentialities and knowledge. The IAU BBA has given me the confidence to move ahead in my career. Read more from Jems Joshi, BBA, 2013.


IAU has the credentials in creating knowledgeable students that are strong enough to deal with the real world and achieve goals in their lives. Read more from Sanil Kimmatkar, MBA, 2010.


I feel immense pleasure to be part of IAU. The university creates opportunities for the students through its teaching - learning methods. I am confident that upcoming students are in haste to join IAU to create a bright platform for their future. Read more from Ramesh Upreti, BBA, 2012.

I found the mix teaching system and methods implemented at PBS, an IAU affiliate (ASC) in Nepal, enhanced the learning experience immersion programs, mentored study, simulations, team challenges, practicums and 'toolbox' of competencies to solve problems and face the real world. Read more from Sarala Karki, MBA, 2013.


IAU Faculties are always there when you have any questions. I would say all of them are very approachable and friendly. I personally believe director Ryan Doan sets this tone at the top and I have nothing but respect for him and his faculty members. Read more from YoungSeung Kuk, MBA, 2013.


I believe that the instructors and IAU staff were very helpful during my time at the college. I attribute my attainment of an MBA to the helpful staff and special thanks to Pauline Kim and Ryan Doan. Read more from Sammie Daravong, MBA, 2012.


This experience has given me the opportunity to truly grow in my education, apply the theories taught in the courses to practical use in my personal business venture and aided my acceptance into a medical graduate program. IAU's program gave me leverage at Mount St. Mary College in Los Angeles for my graduate program. The courses are well taught and challenged my thinking. Read more from Lam Nguyen, MBA, 2011.

I am deeply indebted to the staff at IAU. Both the academic and non-academic staff at IAU were excellent and very prompt in responding to my needs. This is one of the reasons that I, being a candidate from many miles away in Sri Lanka, was able to complete the doctoral program on schedule. Read more from Ranjan Madanayake, DBA, 2009.