International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education

Wednesday 15 April 2015 - 00:00 to Saturday 18 April 2015 - 00:00
Riyadh

The International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education  (IECHE)

About

The IECHE is a large annual event in Saudi Arabia hosted by the Ministry of Education. The purpose of this event is to act as a liaison between foreign and local higher education institutions, providing excellent networking opportunities to exchange knowledge and forge solid alliances, and creating a co-operative environment where ample opportunities for seekers of overseas higher education are gathered under one roof. Over eighty UK universities will be represented at this event.

Please note, this is a non-British Council event. The British Council are working with the Ministry of Education to ensure UK representation, and organising a number of wrap around activities to add value to the event, including alumni activities and schools roadshows. 

Speakers

Key note speakers include Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, the Vice Chancellor of Cambridge University

Aims

  • To provide Saudi students and universities with the opportunity to interact with international higher education institutions.
  • To give local universities exposure to international education standards and expertise.
  • To establish academic agreements between local and international institutions.
  • To encourage the development of the local higher education sector through interaction and communication with international institutions.
  • To provide both international and local universities with a gateway through which they can meet to share and discuss their expertise and insights in the field of higher education. 

Contact

For further information please contact Hani Habib on Hani.Habib@recexpo.com.