Education exhibition celebrates its 10th anniversary
10th Anniversary Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition starts on the 7th of October at the Baku Expo Center. Due to its scope and composition, this is the largest exhibition in the field of educational services held in Azerbaijan. One of the important factors about this event is that this is the only exhibition in the country which is organised with the official support of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The exhibition also has the support of the Azerbaijan Fund for the Promotion of Export and Investment (AZPROMO) and the National Confederation of Entrepreneur Organisations (Employers) of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The organiser of the exhibition is Caspian Event Organisers (CEO).
During the years of organisation over 800 universities, school, companies have participated at the exhibition. More than 10 million visitors each year use the exhibition to find the most accurate information on local and foreign educational institutions, scholarships, student visa regulations and other important details.
This year the ‘Education’ exhibition will be attended by 118 institutions from 14 different countries. The exposition will be comprised of 60 faculties, courses and programmes on various. Representatives of universities, colleges and other educational institutions from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic and Jordan will acquaint visitors with their educational programmes at the Education exhibition. Traditionally, the national stands of Poland (Go Poland), Lithuania (Study in Lithuania) and Turkey (Study in Turkey) will provide information on opportunities for the education of Azerbaijani students abroad. Every year the ‘Education’ exhibition expands the geography of participants. Debut exhibitor will include the college from Jordan.
The local exhibitors account for 30% of the total number of participants. Among the local exhibitors are the Azerbaijan State University of Oil and Industry, Azerbaijan Technical University, Azerbaijan State University of Economics, Baku Business University, Azerbaijan Architecture and Construction University, Azerbaijan University of Technology (Ganja), Ganja State University and IT Step Academy. Companies EduGuide Azerbaijan, CELT Colleges will present a program of study abroad. The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan, which annually takes an active part at the exhibition, will provide information on its programmes and projects as “Maarifchi”, “Sabah”, “Bir Konullu”, “Azerbaijan uchun oyrat” and Azerbaijan-French University (UFAZ) at its stand.
In general, within the framework of the exhibition, visitors will be presented with bachelors, masters and postgraduate programs, including second higher education and MBA courses, foreign language for business courses, internships and training sessions. Exhibition visitors will have the opportunity to speak to representatives of leading higher education institutions directly and ask the questions that interest them to find out how to begin the application process, what is the best way to prepare for it, what are the timescales for supplying documents, the price of education, the accommodation available, the ranking of institutions and subjects and many other important details. The pre-school education will be represented by the International Sabis Sun School, XXI Century İnternational Study and innovation Center, British School in Baku.
Kindergartens and schools which need modern equipment are being built and renovated in Azerbaijan at the moment. Companies Lukas-Nuelle and Sinam will demonstrate laboratory equipment, interactive whiteboards, computers for secondary and higher education institutions within the framework of the Modern Equipment for Educational Institutions and Multimedia Systems sector at the exhibition.
Thus, the exhibition will again present a unique platform with many options on education. Entry to the Education exhibition will be open for students from 9 to 11 classes, as well as their parents, applicants, students, principals, university rectors, economic affairs vice-principals and other industry professionals. The fast registration process is already up and running at the exhibition website. Special shuttle buses from the “Koroglu” Metro Station will be organised to regularly take visitors to and from the exhibition venue.