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IDP Education organises Australian Education Fair in Gurgaon

Updated: Aug 27, 2016 12:18 IST

Gurgaon, Aug. 27 (ANI): IDP Education India, the leading student placement service provider, yesterday organised the Australian education fair in Gurgaon at the Crowne Plaza for students aspiring to pursue higher education in Australia.

The fair, spread across 14 cities, brought together prominent universities and educational institutes from Australia under one roof.

The fair kick started on August 21 in Kolkata and will conclude in Vijayawada on September 8.

Among the other cities, the fair will be organised in Kolkata, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Kochi and Coimbatore.

Over 200 students attended the Australian Education fair.

Piyush Kumar, Country Director, India - IDP Education said, "IDP seeks to provide a platform to aspiring students to come and have a face-to-face interaction with university representatives and get answers to all their queries related to studying in Australia. Thirty nine Australian institutions are participating in the fair. It is a free platform for all students to gauge their prospects, apply directly to the institution of their choice and get first hand information on courses, scholarships etc."

"Australian education has always attracted Indian students for its quality and the availability of post study work opportunities make it even more attractive. Also 20 out of 39 Australian universities feature in world's Top 400 Times Higher Education Rankings," added Kumar.

In addition to meeting the institutions, the qualified students can also get application fee waivers and scholarships. The scholarships can range from a fee bursary to a 50 percent scholarship of tuition fee for select students. Students are advised to bring along their educational certificates in original along with photocopies. One can also visit the IDP office to pre-register for priority processing and detailed counselling with trained and experienced Australia counsellors. (ANI)