Why attend the SI-UK Postgraduate Fair March,2020?
Postgraduate fairs offer you a direct opportunity to meet face-to-face with course administrators and admission managers from leading universities. You get a first-hand account of PG courses including new ones that are being offered for the upcoming year, in addition to procedures for applying to these courses.Moreover, You will get access to critical guidance on PG studies too viz., mentors who talk you through course selection, specialists who will guide you on entry requirements, language prerequisites and so on. A great advantage of attending these forums is that you can get all your questions answered in one place !
Here are top 5 reasons why you should never miss a postgraduate fair!
1. Meeting, greeting, and networking
Once you are registered and you walk into the main area that hosts university stalls, you will see yourself interacting with lots of people. You will also be greeted by fair organizers who will guide you to independent advisors, holding specialist sessions on application procedures and student visas. This will give you a good opportunity to meet prospective PG students like yourself and to make useful contacts. You could end up finding your future classmates!
2. Application reviews and queries
Although applications differ from one university to the next, you will get general guidance on how best to gather and fill in information while applying to these universities. You will also have the opportunity to check with university representatives if you are filling in your forms correctly and to raise queries on aspects that you find unclear in their procedures.
3. Free seminars and talks
The SI-UK fair organizes free seminars or talks on a range of topics including:
- Module selection
- Application requirements
- Student visas
- Funding options
PG study fairs also hold sessions that focus on industry-specific topics where specialist advisors provide guidance on postgraduate courses that you must focus on to build a career path in that area.
4. Gather course information
Post graduate fairs are a great way to collect information on the various courses offered by universities. You can discuss course specializations directly with university representatives and get advice on which course would best suit your background.You can also get an early view on new courses that are being introduced in the upcoming academic session. Universities will provide you with relevant information on where to find course information and give you an insight into a typical postgraduate academic cycle.
5. Postgraduate funding
The fair is also a great platform to find out up-to-date information on scholarships and postgraduate bursaries. You can find out which types of funding being offered by universities that you are keen to apply to and get a better sense on how you can put forward a strong application. Feel free to ask all the questions that you want to make sure you are going in the right direction!
Attend the UK University Post Graduate Fair
Register for free entry to the UK University Fair in Nairobi today. Don't miss out on meeting several UK universities at the Laico Regency hotel on the 3rd of March 2020 and beginning your journey towards studying in the UK.