US Embassy to host university fair in Dhaka on Sep 23
The US Embassy through its EducationUSA platform, in collaboration with EdPrograms, will hold the first US University Fair at the Renaissance Dhaka Gulshan Hotel on September 23 -- from 2pm to 7pm.
The fair is part of the Fall 2022 EdTour South Asia programme, an initiative of EdPrograms that gives US institutions of higher education a chance to meet prospective undergraduate and graduate students in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Pakistan, said a press release.
Attendance is free. Anyone who would like to attend should register at this link by September 21, 2022: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GL5DTCB.
Officials from the following US universities will visit schools and universities throughout Dhaka and participate in the fair -- DePaul University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Iowa State University, New York Institute of Technology, New York University Tandon School of Engineering, Pace University, Quinnipiac University, Savannah College of Art and Design, Siena College, Stony Brook University, George Washington University, University of Delaware, University of Houston-Victoria, University of Kansas, University of Northern Iowa, University of South Dakota, and Western Kentucky University.
Students at the fair will have a unique opportunity to speak with US university admission officials face-to-face about admission requirements and scholarship opportunities. They will also receive tips on submitting a strong application. Additionally, the programme will feature information sessions led by US Embassy officials and EducationUSA advisors about the F-1 student visa process and other topics related to the US higher education system.