No. of visitors
1,200 registered visitors: students and their parents
Pupils and their parents from Cairo and surrounding areas looking for international boarding and private school education
Why join the Boarding and Private School Fair in Egypt?
This K-12 student fair in Cairo aims to provide pupils and their parents with objective firsthand information about private education options worldwide. A wide variety of national and international private and boarding schools will be taking part.
Egypt is on of the most interesting study abroad markets in norther Africa. It has tremendous long-term potential for further growth in outbound student mobility going beyond immediate political factors. The country’s rapid youth population growth means that demand for education surging and likely continue to outstrip supply.
Egypt’s Private School Market
Private schools are expensive and therefore mostly attended by children from affluent households—42 percent of children from the highest wealth quintile attended private school. While tuition at Egyptian private schools may be less than 1,200 Egyptian pounds, the most expensive international schools in Cairo charge around USD$20,000 in the student’s final year.
Interested in taking part? See the registration section for details.
Your registration for the Boarding and Private School Fair in Cairo – Egypt includes:
Event Itinerary & set up
Cairo – 28 October 2023
Boarding and Private School Fair
Venue – Sofitel Cario
Opening hours: 3 – 7 pm
Education fair with an exhibitor booth set up. On site event focussing on studying abroad.
Target audience: high school students and their parents.
Event set up
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|Age of students|
Age 11 - 20%
Age 12 - 30%
Age 13- 14 - 50%
|School type of interest|
Egypt Study Abroad Info (source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics)
Egypt has an outbound student mobility ratio of 5.6. According to UNESCO, a total number of 38,667 tertiary level students are studying overseas. The three most popular destinations are the UAE, Saudi Arabia and the USA.
|Popular study destinations among Egyptian students|
UAE - 5,256
Saudi Arabia - 4,886
USA - 3,461
France - 2,113
UK - 2,010
Qatar - 1,784