International Student Fair Cali Colombia - Event Details
- International Student Fair Cali Colombia
- High school and exhibition ground
- Start date
- Thursday, 12-Nov-2020 starts 10:00
- End date
- Thursday, 12-Nov-2020 ends 20:00
- Target Audience
- Bachelor, Master, PhD, Professional, MBA, Graduate
- Price (as of)
- 1900 USD
+ International Student Fair Cali Colombia - Event Description
The Cali Education Fair will take place on 12 November 2020 and is part of the Colombian education fair tour. Other events take place in Medellin and Bogota. This education expo is targeted at a broad audience. The fair is supported and sponsored by Fulbright and Colfuturo, who provide Colombian students with loans and scholarships for courses abroad.Colombia is the 2nd largest source of Latin American students after Brazil. The demand for postgraduate overseas programs is particularly strong in Colombia and it continues to grow across Latin America where the outlook for international student mobility remains strong for the years ahead. In 2018, 36,626 Colombian students studied abroad at tertiary level. The main study destinations are the USA and Argentina. Please see the exhibitor info section for details.
This recruitment fair is held twice per year in the main student recruitment markets of the country: Bogotá, Cali and Medellin.
+ International Student Fair Cali Colombia - Visitor Info
Number of visitors (2019 event)
When students plan to study abroad
within 3 months: 5%
3 - 6 months: 19%
in 6 months to 1 year: 42%
in 1 year or more: 34%
Courses of interest
Certificate/diploma courses: 24%
Language courses: 22%
MBA programs: 17%
Executive programs: 12%
Where do students want to study?
New Zealand: 14%
+ International Student Fair Cali Colombia - Exhibitor Info
Population enrolled in Tertiary Education: 45%
1.8 Million students in enrolled in universities
304 public and 2,212 private institutions
1% of population is bilingual
Best private high schools fees are as high as US$17,000 annually
Colombia Market Info
Colombia is the 2nd largest source of Latin American students after Brazil. The demand for language courses and postgraduate programs is particularly strong. In 2011, 32,000 Colombian students abroad. Fairs have been organized in Colombia since 1996. This event is held twice per year in the main student recruitment markets of the country.
Population: 47 million
GDP growth: 4.2%
Inflation rate: 2%
Public expenditure on education GDP: 4.4%
The middle class increased by over 10% in the last 10 years which meant over 4.4 million people crossed the poverty line and are now part of the middle class.
Search engine marketing campaigns based on your course and study destination
Alliances with local embassies, national study organisations and advising centres.
Cooperation with key scholarship agencies such as COLFUTURO and ICETEX in Colombia and ProExcelencia in Venezuela.
On campus promotion at top universities and private high schools
Social media and study abroad newsletters
Highly targeted advertising in print and outdoor media
Targeted media and corporate sponsors provide us direct access into the homes of affluent families