The U.S. Embassy, through its EducationUSA platform, in partnership with programs, will host U.S. University fairs and tours in Dhaka, and for the first time, in Chattogram. The program aims to provide prospective students, teachers, and college counselors with a unique opportunity to learn about the U.S. higher education application process from admissions officers from 12 accredited higher education institutions.
The tour entails two university fairs – the first one will be held at the Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View on Sunday, January 29, and the second one at InterContinental Dhaka on Tuesday, January 31.
Anyone who would like to attend should register at these links: Chattogram fair to be held on January 29:https://forms.gle/aFAEzJmfJQ2wKoH78 Dhaka fair to be held on January 31: https://forms.gle/BxpHge2zEuhkPVF88
The fairs will include interactive discussions and one-on-one fireside chat opportunities for students to engage U.S. university admissions recruiters, EducationUSA advisors, and U.S. Embassy officials. From their individual booths, U.S. institutions of higher education will give information on admissions and scholarship opportunities. Additionally, the program will feature information sessions on the F-1 student visa process. The fairs will also provide students with an opportunity to learn firsthand from testing services on the SAT and banking representatives on financial options.
EducationUSA is the U.S. Department of State’s network of over 425 international student advising centers in 178 countries. The network promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited institutions in the United States.EducationUSA also provides services to the U.S. higher education community to help institutional leaders meet their recruitment and campus internationalization goals.
In Bangladesh, EducationUSA advising services and reference materials are available across the country at the American Center at the U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, the Edward M. Kennedy Center for Public Service and the Arts in Dhanmondi, and virtually in Chittagong.EducationUSA reference libraries and remote advising services are also accessible in collaboration with the American Corners in Khulna, Sylhet, and Rajshahi. EducationUSA is the official source of U.S. higher education.