Edwise, an overseas education consultant is organising the 23rd World Education Fair in Delhi. Over 575 universities are participating in the fair, which will be held on September 27 from 10.30am to 5pm at The Park, 15, Parliament Street, Delhi.
Students are not charged with the entrance fee whereas pre-registration is mandatory for personal interview with university delegates. For registration, call 0860 091 1333 1 800 200 3678 or log on to the official website.
Delegates from over 80 universities across 12 countries (list varies in each city) such as the UK, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Spain and Dubai will be present at the fair for on-the spot offers.
Scholarships will be given to meritorious applicants. Participants can also avail of application fee waiver of up to Rs 35,000. In the past, scholarships ranging from 5% to 100% of the total tuition fees amounting to over Rs 5 crore have been awarded to Edwise students at the previous editions of the World Education Fair.
Zaid Nachan (University of Nottingham - UK), Shruti Dinkar (Hult International Business School - USA), Himali Rai Singhania (Niagara College - Canada), Radhika Mani (University of Tasmania - Australia), Tanuja Lele (Southern Institute of Technology - New Zealand) and Riya Sen (James Cook University - Singapore) have received scholarships to pursue their studies.
The universities that will be present at the fair are as follows:
UK: King's College, London, Kingston University, London-ISC, Liverpool John Moores - ISC, Middlesex University, Plymouth University, University of the Arts London, University of Salford, University of St Andrews
USA: Devry University, Florida Atlantic University, Hult International Business School, James Madison University, Johnson and Wales University, Long Island University, Merrimack College, Missouri State University, Roosevelt University, University of California Riverside, University of Maine, University of Vermont, Widener University
Canada: Centennial College, Fraser International College, International College of Manitoba, Lakehead University, Niagara College, Royal Roads University, Sault College; Australia: Australian Catholic University, Bond University, Charles Sturt University, Curtin University, Deakin University, PIBT, RMIT, SIBT, University of Queensland, University of Sydney, University of Tasmania, University of Wollongong
Singapore: James Cook University, PSB Academy, Singapore Institute of Technology; Switzerland: Swiss Education Group
New Zealand: Pacific International Hotel Management School.
Queries related to the available courses, admission requirements, accommodation, scholarships, etc, will be answered by the delegates.The US Embassy will make a presentation on study opportunities and the student visa process between 12 pm and 3 pm.