Sep 01, 2011 at 10:17am IST

Australia calling

IDP Education India, a student placement company is organising an education fair for the students in the city aspiring to pursue higher education in Australia. Scheduled to take place at Park Hotel  on Saturday, September 3, the fair will bring together prominent Australian universities and educational institutes under one roof.
Speaking about the event, Harmeet Pental, regional director South Asia, IDP Education said, “IDP seeks to provide an all-inclusive platform to provide details to the aspiring students. We offer the students an opportunity to interact with the university representatives directly and help facilitate exchange of information. We intend to ensure that the future of the students is in safe hands.”
The fair will help students get application fee waiver and the universities are also offering scholarships to qualified students at the venue.
 The students would also get on-spot offers.
The organisers have requested the students to come with original and photocopies of their educational certificates. 34 Australian institutions are participating in the fair that is planned to take place between 11 am and 4 pm.
It will be a free platform for all students to gauge their prospects of studying at Australia. Pental added, “We have considerable experience of associating with Australian universities. The situation in the country has significantly improved and recently, the visa rules have been relaxed, specially for Indian students looking to join an Australian university.”