Global University Fair 2022 Helps Students Find Passion
- 18 November 2022
Oakridge International School, Visakhapatnam hosted the Global University Fair on 23 September. The Fair presented learners with global opportunities in countries including India, UK, USA, Canada, Switzerland, Singapore, Dubai and Australia. 61 World-Class Universities, and about 525 students and parents from various schools around Visakhapatnam were a part of the fair.
Students at the fair had a unique opportunity to interact one on one with the university representatives about new age career options, admission requirements and scholarship opportunities. They also received tips on submitting a strong application.
Nikhila K, a grade 12 student, said beyond the admission information that she could find elsewhere, the event allowed her to get a better feel for what university might really be like and what are the areas she has to work on than any other event she had attended.
Dinesh VJR , a parent of grade 12 IBDP student said, this university fair is a path way for children to understand various opportunities available for them.
Ms. Shaila Bhamidipati, Principal said, “we are excited to have over 60 Universities represented under one roof at our University Fair which I am sure our students and parents will find extremely useful.”
Mr. Amit Jain added, “This is an effort to mainly establish symbiotic relationship with schools and universities. Such type of fairs helps students in the preparation for their dream universities and also helps them understand the necessary skills required for them to peruse their careers.