A must- attend event for students
THE Education and Further Studies Fair – Series 43 will be held on two weekends: Week 1 with the IPTS Group A: March 12 and 13 and Week 2, with the IPTS Group B: March 19 and 20 at the Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Kuala Lumpur, in Halls 1,2, 3, Atrium and Foyer. It opens to the public from 11am to 7pm daily, admission is free.
“The fair would be of interest to SPM, STPM and UEC school- leavers, parents, teachers, university students, working adults, members of the industry and the general public seeking higher education opportunities,” said project consultant of the fair Datin Jercy Choo.
“A chance not to be missed by enthusiastic students going into undergraduate and post- graduate courses, this fair will provide all the answers to your queries on the best colleges and universities, courses, scholarships and career possibilities.”
They will also be able to obtain the best advice from educationists and counsellors on the types of specialised training and academic courses available in Malaysia and overseas.
Visitors would be able to “shop” for courses ranging from Hotel Management, Accountancy, Aviation, Pilot, Baking, Cooking, Beauty, Business Studies, Broadcasting, Law, Applied Sciences, Communication Studies, Engineering, Multimedia, IT and Computer Science, Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Marketing, Music, Tourism Studies, Advertising, Graphic Design, Architecture, Interior Design, Dance, Nursing, Automotive, Hair- Styling, Early Childhood Education, Cabin Crew, Skill Training Options, Aptitude and Course Counselling and many more at this “one- stop education fair”.
The public is expected to discover many new options in educational offerings at this fair.
Education and Further Studies Fair – Series 43 is an all- in- one education fair aimed at giving students the answers to all your questions, like “What to study?”, “Where to study?” and “Which courses are the best for me?”
Highlight 1: The fair provides further study options for courses for Certificate, Diploma, Degree, Master, PhD and more.
Highlight 2: The Fair also provides further study options on “Skill Training Education”. Programmes on Automotive, Music, Baking, Cooking, Beauty, Hair- styling and more.
Highlight 3: Consultation on Scholarship and Fee Subsidy Programmes by Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional ( PTPTN) and TRAiN programmes.
Highlight 4: Free consultation on career and study options by Enrich Counselling and Therapy Centre.
Highlight 5: Career Guidance Test ( Kudos) at Discounted Rate by Enrich Counselling and Therapy Centre.
Highlight 6: Free doctorjob’s COURSESNOW! Magazine, courtesy of GTI Media Sdn Bhd.
Highlight 7: Free 2016 FSI Complete Guide of Further Study, courtesy of Further Study Intelligence – FSI Center Sdn Bhd.
Highlight 8: Free Skill Training Magazine, courtesy of V Education Services.
Highlight 9: Meet up with DJs of OneFM – Wayne and Kyan – and win exciting prizes. Fun activities await you.
Prizes include a Mini iPad, cinema vouchers, food vouchers and more. Terms and conditions apply.
Magazines and study guides are limited to 500 copies per day. Terms and conditions apply.
Career Talks bring you valuable career information and advice from experienced industry leaders and practitioners.
Covering a wide range of topics, the talks will give you a clearer picture of your course and career of choice while preparing you for the challenges ahead.
Seats for the talks are limited and on a first- come, first- served basis. Avoid disappointment by going early.
Career Talks schedule for Week 1, at Function Room B on March 12, include The Future of Technology and Engineering ( noon- 1pm), Careers in Medicine ( 1.15pm- 2.15pm), Options after Secondary School ( 2.30pm- 3.30pm), Careers in Business ( 3.45pm- 4.45pm) and Studying Overseas ( 5pm- 6pm).
On March 13, the topics on Career Paths for Lawyers: The Fork in the Road ( noon- 1pm), Tips on Making Successful Scholarship Applications ( 1.15pm- 2.15pm), Careers in ICT ( 2.30pm- 3.30pm), Filmmaking in Malaysia ( 3.45pm- 4.45pm) and Mapping Your Future – Personality Types and Career Choices ( 5pm- 6pm).
For Week 2, talks at Function Room B on March 19 will include Tips on Making Successful Scholarship Applications ( noon1pm), Careers in Multimedia Design ( 1.15pm- 2.15pm), Understanding Your Personality ( 2.30pm- 3.30pm), Career Paths in Psychology ( 3.45pm- 4.45pm) and Career in Accounting ( 5pm- 6pm).
On March 20, the topics are Studying Overseas ( noon- 1pm), Why Medicine! ( 1.15pm- 2.15pm), Options after Secondary School ( 2.30pm- 3.30pm), Careers in Biomedical Science ( 3.45pm- 4.45pm) and Be a Professional Educator ( 5pm- 6pm).
For further details, contact 03- 6156 1500. For full list of participating institutions, colleges and universities of Week 1 and Week 2, visit www. sureworks. info/ events.
Visitors will be able to shop for a wide range of courses during the Education and Further Studies Fair. choo ( inset) says this fair will provide all the answers on the best colleges and universities, courses, scholarships and career possibilities.