11th European Higher Education Fair - EHEF

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11th European Higher Education Fair - EHEF

8 november 2019

Uni-Italia fully active joining many events in order to do branding Italian Higher Education toward future students in Indonesia. There is one big event in Indonesia that focused on European Higher Education namely European Higher Education Fair (EHEF). In this opportunity Uni-Italia in Indonesia invited several Italian Institutions to come forward to visit Indonesia to support EHEF itself. Also Uni-Italia makes Italian Day on Higher Education to support the Italian Institutions to promote themselves and got opportunity to have presentation to the students in Indonesia. In fact, during the EHEF event the institutions do not have opportunity to do presentation. Here are the detail information for European Higher Education Fair and Italian Day on Higher Education below,

a.     European Higher Education Fair (EHEF)

In 2019, there were ninety seven institutions and followed by sixteen European Member States to support EHEF Indonesia. In fact, there were seven institution from Italy joined EHEF such as Istituto Secoli Milano, Università degli Studi di Padova, Università degli Studi di Pavia, MIP Politecnico di Milano, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Istituto di Moda Burgo and Galileo Global Education.

The event took place in three cities in Indonesia below,

Surabaya October 30th 2019, (Grand City Surabaya),

Jakarta November 2nd and 3rd 2019, (Kartika Expo Center),

and Bandung November 5th, 2019 (Sabuga Center ITB)


Then, the event attracted many visitor to come and it was quite incredible. Here is the data of number visitors came to the event below,

Surabaya             : 4,129

1st Day Jakarta     : 4,412

2nd Day Jakarta    : 4,130

Bandung              : 3,935

It means that the average visitors came in a day was around four thousands visitors. During the fair, many students asked Uni-Italia about Foundation Program, tuition fee, and how to apply to study in Italy. Also, many Indonesian were quite famous and asked Uni-Italia majoring for Medicine, Engineering, Business and International Relations, Design, Hospitality, etc. However, the event was opened by Ambassador EU Delegation Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam H.E Vincent Piket and followed by other European Member States in Jakarta and Bandung.




b.    Italian Day on Higher Education and Open House

Uni-Italia in Indonesia made Italian Day on Higher Education before EHEF Jakarta had been started. In this opportunity, Uni-Italia invited some Italian Institutions to join Italian Day and Edufair for having presentation one by one directly to the students. Then, Uni-Italia had collaborated with Sompo Insurance in order to support the travel and health insurance of the students before applying student visa. The event took place at Auditorium Istituto Italiano di Cultura (IIC) at November 1st, 2019. The event was  welcomed by Dott.ssa Maria Battaglia as the new Director of IIC Jakarta. There were more than fifty visitors came to the event and not big enough due to the function room was quite narrow.

During the event, there were five Institutions from Italy supported Uni-Italia in Indonesia. They were Università degli Studi di Padova, Università degli Studi di Pavia, Istituto Secoli, Galileo Global Education and Istituto di Moda Burgo Jakarta. After they finished presentation, the venue of Auditorium IIC was quite full due to the education fair had been started after presentation and the incoming visitor still coming before lunch time. The event started from 10 AM till 2 PM at that time.