Mark your calendars! Meet representatives from UK boarding schools, colleges and universities all in one place! The Study UK fair is the most convenient way for you to find out anything you need to know about studying in the UK. There will be something for everyone - whatever level of study you are at or course you are looking for. Even if you haven’t really decided what to do next.

Find a suitable UK qualification which is affordable, world-class and matches your career ambitions at the British Council's Study UK Fair. Discover how your GREAT journey can begin here.

Kuala Lumpur
Date: 13 October 2019
Time: 1pm - 6pm
Venue: InterContinental Kuala Lumpur (Jalan Ampang) 

What's in it for you?

Besides meeting 50 UK institutions, getting to speak to admissions officers and your future lecturers in one place, we have lined up some seminars and activities which can help you (or convince your parents) that studying in the UK is the best decision you will ever make.

Getting your finances sorted with a prestigious UK scholarship

Scholarships valued at up to MYR1 million are up for grabs. Come to the fair to understand how to apply for these and what you need to prepare. Many scholarship bodies require applicants to apply as early as one year prior to the start of their programme in the UK, so, this is the best time to explore if you are planning to start in 2019/20. Best of all, most of the scholarships below comes with no bond.

Speak directly to representatives from:

  • GREAT Scholarships 2020 - Malaysia
  • Chevening Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships
  • Many UK schools, colleges and universities offer their own scholarships
  • and more!

If you would like to know more, speak to the representatives directly. Make sure you have all your documents and requirements met so that you will have a higher chance to land that scholarship!

 

Malaysia’s future workforce and graduate employability

The rapid change and evolution of technologies is making the world increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA). In many industries and countries, the most currently in-demand occupations or specialties did not exist 10 or even five years ago. This session helps you understand the labour market better, to help you make the best study and career choices. The panel, comprising of local government agency, industry player and UK institutions, will share the following information with students and parents:

  • What the landscapes of current and future labour markets look like
  • How do education institutions prepare the graduates for the workforce
  • How do we avoid mismatch of skills among graduates and industries

Explore your careers in Creative Arts

This session aims to help prospective students successfully choose and complete Creative Arts programs that match their goals for employment and further education. The panel of 2 UK Institutions and 2 UK Alumni will discuss: 

  • Different creative arts courses offered by UK institutions
  • Career pathways for creative arts graduates
  • Challenges faced by Malaysians in the creative art industry
  • Opportunities available for prospective creative arts students

What’s next after Law School

This session gives prospective law students a range of perspectives from lawyers who work in law firms of different scales i.e. small firms, international corporations and legal tech startups. The panel of 3 speakers will be sharing:

  • Distinct paths in the legal profession after law school
  • What qualities most helped the graduates on their paths
  • How Law School prepares them for their careers

Getting into top university

Not sure what is your next step? This session shares tips and tricks of the trade that can assist students in gaining a place at UK universities. The panel of 3 UK boarding schools and colleges will discuss the different routes a student can take to get to university. We will discuss:

  • Mapping the students’ routes to study in the UK after their year 12 examinations (UEC, A-level, IB, etc.)
  • What the benefits of studying in the UK are
  • How to gain a place at top UK universities

Selecting a major in Engineering

This session offers advice to students on how to best select a major within the Engineering subject area. The panel of 4 comprises of UK institutions and alumni who will share their experiences in the different fields of engineering. Come and learn:

  • The engineering courses offered by UK institutions; what are the emerging sectors and rising demands
  • Experiences studying and working in different fields of engineering

Pre-register now to receive more updates.