UNAIR NEWS – LPDP Edufair 2016 has been held early this year. It is going to be held in Jakarta on January 2 and Surabaya on January 4. The education fair will be held at Airlangga Convention Center, UNAIR Campus C Mulyorejo.
There are at least four events in the education fair, education and scholarship seminar, education exhibition of some domestic universities and the international ones, art performance, and simulation of English proficiency test.
Simulation of English proficiency test is important and useful for the students to get the scholarships, especially LPDP (Indonesia Endowment Fun for Education) scholarships. Furthermore, English proficiency test also the main requirement to study abroad.
Eben Haezer, LPDP UNAIR awardee in publication and documentation division of the committee said that there will be stands of various campus at national and international level. In addition there will be education institutions and the embassy representatives of countries with excellent track records.
“There will be scholarship explanation especially on LPDP scholarships. The participant can directly interact with the LPDP representative, awardees, and alumni for accurate information,” said the student of Master Program Media and Communication.
Interestingly, this education fair is held at the same time with the LPDP anniversary. With a theme of World Class Education, the institution managed by the Ministry of Finance wants to incite the spirit of going for higher education for Indonesian. All countrymen have the right to higher education (S2 and S3). The country must facilitate them by offering various scholarships programs.
The participant was not charged a penny. The education fair opened from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. can be accessed on www.edufairsby.eventbrite.com for online registrations. (*)
Author: Rio F. Rachman