The 12th International Educaion Fair
in Moscow and St-Petersburg
International Education Fair is the core event of the project "Marketing & Promotion of International Education in Russia".
There will be the twelfth edition of the Fair in 2007. Now ICIEP International Education Fair is the largest international education exhibition in Russia. In February 2006 the exhibition attracted a total of 126 exhibitors from 18 countries including several governmental bodies and/or their education promotion arms such as the British Council, the Spanish Embassy, Agency EduFrance, the Canadian Education Centres Network, etc.
The news about the exhibitions usually run on over 20-25 leading central and specialised newspapers and magazines, Radio stations, and Internet. Latest survey indicates that the education investment has become the favourite choice of many Russian parents. The students and their parents are looking forward to knowing more about opportunities of studying abroad. The international exhibitors that have participated at the International Education Fairs in Moscow have been pleased with the interest and enthusiasm of the Russian people to get first-hand information on alternatives of foreign studies.
There are many interesting and challenging things to see and to do. So do not miss the unique opportunity of joining us in the forthcoming event, more information on which you can find at www.iciep.ru.
DATES AND VENUES
16-17 February 2007 - Moscow
Moscow State Exhibition Hall "Noviy Manezh"
Address: 3/3 Georgievsky Pereulok, Moscow 125009, Russia
Tel.: (+7-495) 692 4459
Web site: www.new-manege.ru
18-19 February 2007 - Saint Petersburg
Russian Museum of Ethnography
4/1 Inzhenernaya Street,
Tel.: (+7-812) 313 4768
Web site: www.ethnomuseum.ru
Interuniversity Centre for International Educational Programmes in co-operation with Marketing Agency StudyAbroad.ru.
Recognised Colleges and Universities, Education Organisations and Associations, Embassies and Consulates, Private Secondary Schools, Language Centres, Institutions for Postgraduate Training and Retraining, Au Pair and Study Abroad Agencies, Tutorial Centres, Distance Learning Providers, Recruiting Agencies, Education Publishers, Suppliers of Computer Software and Hardware for education and other educational aids, Student service providers (insurance, accommodation, airlines, etc.).
Usually the total number of visitors is about 6.000-8.000 in each city. The age of visitors: under 15 - 10-12%, aged 15-20 - 48-52%, aged 20-25 - 15-17%, aged 25-30 - 4-5%, aged 30-40 - 6-7%, older 40 - 9-11%.
Main types of visitors: secondary school students - 40-45%; university students - 20-25%; PhD students - 3-5%, working people (parents, education administrators, teachers, agents, and others) - 25-27%.
Our visitors are going to continue their education in Russia - 40-45%, and abroad - 55-60%. They are looking for: private secondary schools - 10-13%; higher education institutions - 65-70%; language programmes - 19-25%. Those visitors who are interested in higher education would like to take Bachelor's degree programmes - 16-18%, Master's degree programmes - 17-18%, MBA programmes - 15-17%, PhD programmes - 11-13%. About 35-40% of this category of visitors (looking for higher education programmes) have already graduated from the Russian universities and would like to take postgraduate programmes (the second higher education) abroad.