The Borneo Post (Sabah)
EduQuest roadshow gets good response
KOTA KINABALU: Within the first 30 minutes after opening its doors to the public, over 100 visitors had been registered at the EduQuest Education Fair here yesterday.
The EduQuest features more than 30 international and Malaysian higher learning institutions offering a wide array of courses at the fair, which started in Labuan on March 9 followed by Sandakan the next day.
Yesterday, EduQuest registered more than 500 visitors vying to get into one of the quality educational institutions featured at Pacific Sutera Harbour here.
The roadshow will continue in Lahad Datu at My Inn Hotel today, before culminating in Tawau at Promenade Hotel on March 13.
Visitors can visit the fair in Lahad Datu between 1 pm to 5 pm, and in Tawau from 12pm to 4pm.
Intended to be a one-stop spot for access to various institutions located outside of Sabah, visitors will be able to enter the fair for free and have access to free consultations from real representatives of the institutions involved there.
SPM, UEC, STPM, ‘A’ Level students and diploma holders are advised to bring along their forecast or actual examination result slip and relevant documents for an on-the-spot assessment and registration.
Scholarships, PTPTN and other financial schemes are also available for those eligible.
Application or registration fees will be waived on student enrollment for some participating universities during the event.
Lucky draws and door gifts will also be available for visitors of the fair.