UP Visayas hosts UKEAS education fair
UP Visayas hosted the UKEAS “International Study Abroad Education Fair” on September 27, 2018 at its Iloilo City campus. UKEAS stands for United Kingdom Education Advisory Service. It is an education consultancy which provides free and impartial counselling and application services for international students wishing to study in top colleges and universities in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Ireland, Singapore and the United States.
Around 500 plus high school and college students from various schools, colleges and universities in Iloilo City pre-registered to avail of the free education counseling. The turn-out including the walk-ins were close to 400.
UKEAS was founded in Taiwan in 1993, and since then has helped thousands of students to study in the UK. Having grown considerably, it now has offices in Taiwan, China, Vietnam, the Philippines and Nigeria, as well as a base in the UK.
It has gained a great deal of experience in assisting students to meet their study abroad goals. Its counselors are professional and well versed in all aspects of the UK education system.
The one-day event enabled to the participants to: a) Discover Undergraduate, Post-Graduate, PhD, Short-Term, and Certificate Programs; b) Learn about admission requirements; c) Learn how to finance their education abroad;
d) Learn through guest speaker seminars and workshops.
The educational fair also included an IELTS Training and a Seminar Series on Studying Abroad.
The activity was coordinated by the UPV Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs.