Student Expo 2016
What is The Student Expo? “The Student Expo” is South Africa’s only exhibition that is designed to provide both current and prospective students with the necessary tools to succeed in professional tertiary education and beyond. “The Student Expo” has evolved to encompass a breadth of information to facilitate a successful, fulfilling and stress-free student experience.
In 2014 we got over R 2.5 mill media coverage for all our venue sponsors, measured by Newsclip. Yippee yeah parents & high school kids gained clarity on what & where to study and parents have a chance to meet all the institutions in person. Listen to to High Flowers Power hour from industry professionals & see what career will suit their personality best!
We looking forward on seeing all of you this year at our Student Expo’s
Our 2016 Dates:
29-30 of Jan @ the Cradlestone Mall – Roodepoort Johannesburg – Back to school
15-17th of April @ the Waterfront ( 17 Workshop in the Watershed) – Cape Town
7-8th of May @ the Pavillion – Durban
25-26th of July @ the Glen – Johannesburg
We target more than 1000 private & upmarket government schools (LSM 8-12) in the country + all the top University faculties students to further professionals in fields of legal, medical, engineering, commerce, culinary. Graduating students will be able to find out more about graduating employment opportunities. Student Expo offers you brand awareness, brand visibility & our graduate recruitment about program sustainability. Perfect opportunity for student market and stand a chance to become one of the top 100 graduate recruitment companies and your company has a chance to speak for 10 min at the student expo Support the
S4S “Square Meter for Student”: For every Square meter you invest 1% is going back towards a Professional Student At the High Flyers Power Hour you can meet influential leaders & companies & institutions that give you an insight of where your career can take you!
The Student Expo Prospective students will be able to: •Meet with representatives from a wide-range of universities to determine which school and program best meets their needs •Gain insight and career advice from leading field specialists to better understand the expectations and roles of their contemplated professions •be better equipped to make educated decisions regarding their futures through discussions, presentations and a wealth of information •Meet and share information with other prospective students and parents
School leavers will be able to: •Reduce the stress of the unknown by gaining an in-depth understanding of what university life entails; both in and out of the classroom •Explore the various options for extra-curricular activities provided by the Universities (social clubs, sports clubs and other clubs on offer) •Learn about and secure student loans •Understand transportation options •Secure housing •learn how to manage finances when living away from home • Meet and share information with other school leavers and parents
Graduates will be able: •Explore career opportunities both locally and internationally •Learn how to develop and write an effective and professional CV •Gain invaluable interview skills to secure their desired professional position •Meet with the top 100 Graduate Recruitment Companies
Prospective Postgraduate students will be able to: •Meet with representatives from a wide-range of universities to determine which post graduate program & PHD’s best meets their needs •Gain insight and career advice from leading field specialists to better understand the expectations and roles of their contemplated professions •be better equipped to make educated decisions regarding their futures through discussions, presentations and a wealth of information •Meet and share information with other postgraduate students
Come join us at South Africa’s largest Student Expo!
VISITOR ATTRACTIONS: • Meet all sorts of professionals from legal & accountancy partners to entrepreneurs, engineering directors, specialised doctors, scientists, famous chefs & overseas sailing instructors – there will be every professional • “Motivational & Educational Speaker” forums and ask questions with your concerns of where to go and what to study • Meet the estate agents & find out where to stay • Interact with tertiary institutions and find more about the courses and how to apply • Find out more about student loans & accounts • Network with future employment agencies • Test drive your ideal student car or scooter • Cooking school demonstrations • Demonstrations by sporting academies • Student bands & live entertainment • Large student market including a variety of food stalls • Do a psychological test to find out what career suits you personality best!
There will be something for everyone!
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet the nation’s best employers and learn more about working for organizations that have been recognized as: The STUDENT EXPO is the only place where you can mix, mingle and meet the best employers from across the country best Universities, Student Finance houses, find out about accommodation & student transport. It’s your chance to have a face-to-face with award-winning employers & universities and discover new career opportunities and learn more about internship and co-op positions, all under one roof.
Professional Power Hour for High Flyers
- 09:00 Commerce - Accountancy & Actuarial & Law & Economics
- 10:00 Tertiary Institutions & Education
- 11:00 Engineering - mechanical, Industrial & Chemical
- 12:00 Agricultural Sciences, FMCG
- 13:00 Commerce - Logistics Maritime, Pilots & Marketing
- 14:00 Tertiary Institutions
- 15:00 Medical & Health Science & Culinary
- 16:00 Information Technology
- 17:00 Engineering - Civil & Electrical
- 18:00 Other such as Art, fashion, Media, Hospitality
- 09:00 Science & Engineering, maritime & Pilots
- 10:00 Tertiary
- 11:00 Health Science & Medical , FMCG Culinary
- 12:00 Media, Journalism & Business Science, Eco & Law
- 13:00 Commerce - IT , Accounting, Logistics
- 14:00 Tertiary Institutions & Education
- 15:00 Other Fashion & Arts; Music, Hospitality