The Education Career Fair in Abbotsford will take place on Wednesday 5 December 2012 at the Tradex (1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada). Doors are open to the public on the day of the exhibition from 9 am to 3 pm.
This event is targeted at students from the Abbotsford area who are looking for study options in Canada and abroad. University graduates who are looking for a career are also welcome to join the event. The Education and Career Fair in Abbotsford offers (international) universities and exployers with an excellent opportunity to recruit Canada's finest students and young professionals.
The Education Career Fair in Abbotsford is being organized by for the 16th time in 2012. The event has grown from the original two fairs in Vancouver and Surrey and expanded into new regions in Canada, including Vancouver Island and the North Areas. At present, Education Career Fairs have been hosted over 50 times. It is one of the largest events in Western Canada.
At the Education Career Fair in Abbotsford, students and young professionals will be able to meet a wide variety of Canadian and international schools and universities, employers and travel organizations. Visitors can engage in one on one sessions with exhibiting institutions or attend one of many seminars on career planning, studying abroad or travelling to other countries. For information about past participants of the Education and Career Fair in Abbotsford, please download the 2011 Program Guide.
Because of the growing interest among Canadian students to study abroad, the event in Abbotsford will have a special section (THINK!nternatonal) dedicated entirely to studying and working abroad.
The Education and Career Fair in Abbotsford is expected to be visited by 3,200 students and young professionals (based on last year's figures). Solid recruitment opportunities are being offered to universities and employers. For more information on exhibition rates, media solutions or any other question you may have, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Education Career Fair Abbotsford 2012
Tradex, Abbotsford, BC
5 Dec. 2012
Universities and employers who are interested in taking part in the Education Career Fair in Abbotsford are requested to fill in this contact form
. Also for detailed questions about the event you may use the contact form.
A growing number of Canadian students are studying abroad. In 2006, 4 % of Canadian students were studying overseas (approx. 35,000 students). Around 40% of these students took part in an undergraduate exchange program. More recent figures show an increase in the number of Canadian students studying abroad.
Traditionally, the US is the main study abroad destination for Canadian students. Other popular study abroad destinations include: Ireland, Australia, Poland, Middle East and the Caribbean. The most popular studies are: Medicine and Business/Management.