U.S. Higher Education Fairs

U.S. Higher Education Fairs

Since 1982, IIE has brought countless American institutions and Asian students together through its education fairs. IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs provide information about the wide U.S. education opportunities available, including associate degrees/ transfer programs, English language courses, bachelor’s degrees, master’s and doctoral degrees.

For full details of the IIE Asia Fair Series, please visit IIE Higher Education Fairs.

Previous Fairs in Greater China

2013 – Hong Kong | Taipei
2012 – Hong Kong | Shanghai | Taipei
2011 – Hong Kong | Shanghai | Nanjing
2010 – Hong Kong | Nanjing | Guangzhou | Tokyo
2009 – Hong Kong | Shanghai | Chengdu
2008 – Hong Kong | Shanghai | Beijing
View photos from past fairs

IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs - Greater China

Date
City
Price (US$)
IIE Member Non-IIE Member Literature Only Interpreter
Oct 11, 2014 (Sat) Hong Kong 1,750 1,950 750 80
Oct 12, 2014 (Sun) Taipei 1,650 1,800 750 N/A

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Priority Registration Deadline*: July 18, 2014.
Registration Deadline: August 15, 2014.

*Only institutions that register and return the Institutional Profile by the priority deadline will have their profile included in the fair guide.  


IIE U.S. Higher Education Fair – Hong Kong

Fair Schedule – Hong Kong
October 11, 2014 (Saturday)

 9:00 am – Registration and booth setup for representatives
10:00 am – Briefing session for representatives
11:00 am – Lunch for representatives
12:00 noon – Fair opens to public
4:00 pm – Fair ends

Fair Venue

JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2810 8366
E-mail: jwmarriott.hk@marriotthotels.com | res.jwhongkong@marriotthotels.com
Hotel Booking Form (PDF)
Marriott Delivery Label (PDF)

Country Highlight

Hong Kong Open Doors Country Factsheet (PDF)
Renowned for its rich trading history and strong ties to international business, Hong Kong is a city with a well-established tradition of families sending their children to study overseas. The new secondary education structure that was introduced in 2009 enables students a fluid transition from H.K. to the U.S.

Country / City Guides

Hong Kong Government | Hong Kong in Figures

Travel Information

Hong Kong Immigration Department | Hong Kong Tourism Board

Transportation

Hong Kong International AirportMass Transit Railway (Metro) | Citybus & First Bus | Hong Kong Tramways |The Star Ferry

Visa Information

U.S. passport holders are allowed to stay in Hong Kong for up to 90 days without having to obtain a visa. For more information, please consult the Hong Kong SAR Immigration Department’s website.


IIE U.S. Higher Education Fair – Taipei

Fair Schedule – Taipei:
October 12, 2014 (Sunday)

9:00 am - Registration and booth setup for representatives
10:00 am - Briefing session for representatives
11:00 am - Buffet for representatives
12:00 noon - Fair opens to public
3:00 pm – Fair ends

Fair Venue

The Westin Taipei 台北威斯汀六福皇宮飯店
133 Nanjing East Road, Sec.3, Taipei, Taiwan
Phone: (886)-2-8770 6565
Fax: (886)-2-8770 6555

Country Highlight

Taiwan Open Doors Country Factsheet (PDF)
In the 2012/13 academic year, Taiwan remains the sixth leading place of origin for international students in the U.S. A total of 21,867 students from Taiwan were studying in the United States, with the majority attending graduate programs.   

Country / City Guides

Taiwan Government | Taiwan Diplomatic Missions

Travel Information

Tourism Bureau, Republic of China (Taiwan) | Department of Information and Tourism, Taipei City Government | Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Transportation

Metro Taipei

Visa Information

As a U.S. passport holder, you will be allowed to enter Taiwan without a visa for up to 30 days (no extensions permitted) as long as you have a passport valid for at least six months beyond the date of entry into Taiwan and have a confirmed return or onward air ticket.
For more information, please visit: US Department of State | Taiwan National Immigration Agency

Contact Information

Ms. Hilary Tsui
Strategy and Development Manager
Institute of International Education – Hong Kong
Address: Room 601, General Commercial Building, 156 – 164 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Email: info_hongkong@iie.org
Phone: (852) 2103 1503
Fax: (852) 2603 5765


 

 

2014 IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs - Greater China

IIE-Hong Kong has organized the U.S. Higher Education fairs in Greater China for over 30 years. Our fairs have become the annual flagship events for local families in the region, as they receive the most objective and reliable information about studying in the US directly from admissions representatives from across the U.S. for free.

Through working with the U.S. Consulate and key U.S. institutions and admission authorities, we provide free seminars to address important issues for planning your U.S. studies, including U.S. education system, financial advice, visa application, admission tests and many more.


IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs 2014 (Hong Kong)

Date: October 11, 2014 (Sat)
Time:  12 - 4 pm
Venue: JW Marriott Hotel, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty

Please REGISTER ONLINE before September 22 to get priorty entry! CLICK HERE!
Students who have pre-registered will have the fast-track entry. Please bring your student identity card or personal ID for fair staff to confirm your pre-registration.

Fair Highlights:

  • US education fair participated by 60 accredited colleges and universities from across the U.S.
  • Obtain the latest information on U.S. universities, community colleges. graduate schools, MBA and other short-term programs directly from admissions representatives 
  • Complimentary Study America Fair Guides with participating institutions' profile
  • Free seminars on important topics relating to studying in the US 
  • No Agent policy
  • Free admission

Public Talks (free entry)
2:00 pm – Student Visa Application & U.S. Campus Life – by US Consulate General
3:00 pm – The TOEFL and GRE Tests: More Opportunities for Success – by ETS China

To learn more 2014 Participating Universities and Colleges, CLICK HERE!

2014 IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs - Greater China

IIE-Hong Kong has organized the U.S. Higher Education fairs in Greater China for over 30 years. Our fairs have become the annual flagship events for local families in the region, as they receive the most objective and reliable information about studying in the US directly from admissions representatives from across the U.S. for free.

Through working with the U.S. Consulate and key U.S. institutions and admission authorities, we provide free seminars to address important issues for planning your U.S. studies, including U.S. education system, financial advice, visa application, admission tests and many more.


IIE U.S. Higher Education Fairs 2014 (Taipei)

Date: October 12, 2014 (Sunday)
Time:  12 - 3 pm
Venue: The Westin Taipei (133 Nanjing East Road. Sec 3, Taipei)

Please REGISTER ONLINE before September 22 to get priority entry! CLICK HERE!
Students who have pre-registered will have the fast-track entry. Please bring your student identity card or passport for fair staff to confirm your pre-registration.

Fairs Highlights:

  • US-focused education fair participated by accredited institutions from across the U.S.
  • Obtain the latest information on U.S. universities, community colleges. graduate schools, MBA and other short-term programs directly from admissions representatives 
  • Complimentary Study America Fair Guides with participating institutions' profile
  • Free seminars on important topics relating to studying in the US 
  • No Agent policy
  • Free admission

Public Talks (free entry)
2:00 pm – The US Higher Education System - by Fulbright Taiwan
3:00 pm – The TOEFL and GRE Tests: More Opportunities for Success – by ETS Taiwan representative

To learn more 2014 Participating Universities and Colleges, CLICK HERE!

Sponsor / Advertise at IIE U. S. Higher Education Fairs in Hong Kong and Taiwan

How your company will benefit from sponsoring the IIE Fairs

The annual IIE Fairs in Greater China attract over thousand visitors with target demographics in the region. Your organization will enjoy the numerous benefits from sponsoring and advertise at our Fairs:

  1. Meet your customers - Meet with U.S.-bound students and parents who are eager to learn more about U.S. learning opportunities and related products or services
  2. Benefits from local marketing campaigns - IIE promotes the fairs with sponsor acknowledgement extensively in most popular mass media and public channels to provide the widest coverage of your organization. We also promote the fair directly to business, education, and public sectors, both via printed and online marketing channels
  3. Business development and evaluation - Generate new business opportunities through direct contacts with potential customers and conduct targeted market research
  4. PR and Branding - Build brand awareness among your existing and prospective markets 
  5. Meet our VIP guests - Gain face-to-face exposure with reputed guests from the education and political sectors, and senior representatives from U.S. institutions 
  6. Support a non-profit event - IIE fairs are free of charge for the public. Sponsoring our fairs helps IIE to sustain their operation, and to continue to create more international exchange opportunities for students and education professionals

Learn more about Sponsor and Advertising Opportunities (460 KB. PDF)

Download the Order Form for Sponsors and Advertisers (285 KB. PDF)

Please contact Ms. Hilary Tsui, Strategy and Development Manager at IIE/HK for further information: htsui@iie.org

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