Study

Previous visits

Postgraduate outreach activities in conjunction with agents

Country City Dates Events Representatives
Malaysia

Brunei

Singapore
Kuala Lumpur

Bandar Seri Begawan

Singapore
12 - 21 August 2014 Pre-departure briefings and school visits

BUBA fair in Bandar Seri Begawan
Jo Power (International Relations Office)
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur 8 - 14 September 2014 Robotics workshops in schools and colleges Dr Pejman Iravani and Dr Jonathan Du Bois (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
India

Nepal
Delhi NCR

Kathmandu
3 – 13 September 2014 School visits

British Council Schools Mission to Nepal
Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)
Cyprus Larnaca 17 - 18 September 2014 School visits Professor Gary Hawley and Dr Marianne Ellis (Faculty of Engineering and Design)

Andy Howman (International Relations Office)
India Chennai & Vellore 15 - 18 September 2014 British Council Engineering mission Dr Sally Clift, Faculty of Engineering and Design
UAE Dubai

Abu Dhabi
21 - 24 September 2014 School visits Professor Gary Hawley and Dr Marianne Ellis (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
Oman


Qatar
Muscat


Doha
21 - 29 September 2014 EduTraC Exhibition and schools visits in Muscat

Schools visits in Doha
Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Norway Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim, Stavanger 22 - 26 September 2014 SONOR (agent) schools tour Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)
Hong Kong Hong Kong 22 - 26 September 2014 British Council Hong Kong Schools Roadshow Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)
Vietnam Hanoi Ho Chi Minh City 4-5 October 2014 ISC-UKEAS Fair Professor John Sessions (Economics)
Vietnam Hanoi

Ho Chi Minh City

DaNang
11 - 14 October 2014 British Council Education UK Fair Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)
Turkey

Istanbul

Izmir

28 September - 2 October 2014 School events and CIS education fair Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)
Canada

USA
Vancouver, Toronto

Washington DC, Houston
30 September - 9 October 2014 School fair and school visits in Vancouver (30 September)

Schools visits (2 - 3 October) and Recruit in Canada Fair (4 - 5 October) in Toronto

Schools visits in Washington DC (6 – 7 October) and Houston (8 – 9 October)

Individual consultations in each location
Andy Howman (International Relations Office)
Bulgaria Sofia 2 October 2014 QS Fair School of Management
Russia Moscow


St. Peterburg
3 - 8 October 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibitions

Visits to agents’ offices
Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)

Elena Kidd (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences)

Dr Pete Nuttall (School of Management)
Russia Moscow

St. Peterburg
13 - 14 October 2014 QS Fair School of Management
Turkey Istanbul 16 - 18 October 2014 Education UK Days Jo Power (International Relations Office)
Romania Bucharest 23 October 2014 QS Fair School of Management
Jordan Amman 25 October 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibition Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)

Dr Kevin Briggs (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
Japan

South Korea
Tokyo

Seoul
23 - 30 October 2014 British Council Education UK exhibition

SI-UK (agent) fairs

University and school visits

English language testing and taster classes
Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)

Professor David Galbreath (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences)

Margaret Ward-Goodbody (Academic Skills Centre)
Norway Oslo

Sandefjord
October 2014 Schools visits with focus on guest lectures Jo Power (International Relations Office)

Reps from Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and School of Management
kazakhstan

Kyrgyzstan

Azerbaijan
Astana, Almaty

Bishkek
25 October - 3 November 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibitions Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)
China Chengdu

Chongqing

Shanghai/Hangzhou
27 - 31 October 2014 Visit university partners and agents, guest lectures Professor Tim Ibell (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
Thailand

Taiwan
Bangkok

Taipei
31 October - 6 November 2014 Schools visits (31 October), OCSC Education Exhibition (1 – 2 November) and guest lectures (3 November) in Bangkok

Guest lectures at schools and universities
Andy Howman (International Relations Office)

Professor Gary Hawley
Nigeria Laos

Abuja
6 - 12 November 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibitions Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)

Dr Sally Clift (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
Malaysia


Indonesia
Kuala Lumpur, Terrenagu, Ipoh

Jakarta
November 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur plus school visits there and in other Malaysian cities

School visits in Jakarta, counselling at agent’s office
Jo Power (International Relations Office)

Dr John Chew (Faculty of Engineering and Engineering) - Malaysia
China Chengdu, Chongqing, Beijing, Shnaghai, Suzhou, Shenzhen

Guangzhou, Xiamen
10 -  21 November 2014 Visits to schools, universities and meetings with agents Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)
Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City 13 November 2014 QS Fair School of Management
India Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore

Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi
14 - 22 November 2014 British Council Education UK Exhibition (Delhi)

School & agent events

Postgraduate outreach activities in conjunction with agents
Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)

Representatives from School of Management

Dr Sally Clift, Faculty of Engineering and Design
Pakistan Islamabad (17 and 18 November)

Lahore (19 and 20 November)

Karachi (21 November)
17 - 21 November 2014 School visits and guest lectures Andy Howman (International Relations Office)

Dr Wali Aslam, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
India Bangalore 22 November 2014 QS Fair School of Management
UAE

Bahrain

Kuwait
Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Manama

Kuwait City
November 2014 School visits and guest lectures Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)

Representative from Humanities and Social Sciences
Hong Kong Hong Kong 19 - 25 January 2015 British Council Education UK and ESF fair, school visits Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)

Kim Spencer (Admissions Office)

Dr Alex Jeffries (Department of Biology & Biochemistry)
Norway Oslo, Stavanger, Bergen January 2015 TaUtdannen fairs – stand share with agent and other UK HEIs Oslo Sunday 11 - Monday 12 January - Emily Richards (Humanities and Social Sciences) & Johanne Grosvold (Management)

Stavanger Wednesday 21 - Thursday 22 January & Bergen Monday 26 - Tuesday 27 January - Jo Power (International Relations Office)
UAE Dubai 28 - 31 January 2015 Faculty of Engineering Roadshow Professor Gary Hawley (Faculty of Engineering & Design)

Professor Tim Ibell (Faculty of Engineering & Design)

Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Thailand Bangkok

Chiang Mai
28 January - 2 February 2015 British Council Education UK Exhibition in Bangkok and school visits Andy Howman (International Relations Office)

Caroline Baylon (International Relations Office) – Bangkok
Russia Moscow
St Petersburg
Saturday 14 - Wednesday 18 February 2015 ITEC Fairs and student counselling Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Mexico Mexico City 
Monterrey
Saturday 21 - Saturday 28 February 2015 British Council Education UK Exhibitions in Mexico City and Monterrey
Meetings with agent and sponsors
Jo Power (International Relations Office)
South Africa Cape Town
Johannesburg
Durban
Saturday 21 February - Monday 2 March 2015 British Council Education UK Exhibition, school visits, assess potential agent(s) Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Kazakhstan Almaty Tuesday 24 - Saturday 28 February 2015 Student counselling Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office Office)
Turkey Istanbul Saturday 28 February - Tuesday 3 March 2015 University and school visits
QS World Grad School Fair
Applicants and offer holders information events
Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)
Representative from School of Management
Germany Munich
Stuttgart
Frankfurt
February/March 2015 E-fellows.net School of Management
Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore Kuala Lumpur
Bandar Seri Begawan
Singapore
7-18 March 2015 Schools visits, presentations & interviews with applicants and offer holders Jo Power (International Relations Office)
Professor Gary Hawley (Faculty of Engineering and Design)
Professor John Sessions (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Science)
Dr Tony Shardlow  (Faculty of Science)
Representative from School of Management (TBC)
Hong Kong,
Vietnam,
China
Hong Kong
Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
Beijing, Shanghai
Monday 9 - Sunday 29 March 2015 School activities and offer holders event
ISC-UKEAS fairs in Vietnam
School visits and guest lectures in China
Virginia Irwin (International Relations Office)
Staff from Faculty of Science and Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
South Korea
Japan
Seoul,
Osaka, Tokyo
Saturday 14 - Monday 30 March 2015 UKEN-EDM fair, Seoul
SI-UK fairs, Tokyo & osaka
Education UK Exhibition, Tokyo
University and school visits
Zoe Whittle (International Relations Office)
Taiwan, Thailand Taipei,
Bangkok
March 2015 Offer holders reception, interviews in Taipei

International schools visits, offer holders reception, interviews in Bangkok
Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Bahrain
UAE
Jordan
Manama,
Dubai, Abu Dhabi,
Amman
14 -19 March 2015 Applicants and offer holders 1-2-1s (Manama, 14 March)
Applicants and offer holders reception (Dubai, 15 - 16 March)
School visits, presentations, applicants and offer holders 1-2-1s (Amman, 17 - 19 March)
Andy Howman (International Relations Office) and Dr Jason Hart (Department of Social and Policy Sciences) - Amman
Professor Gary Hawley (Faculty of Engineering & Design) - UAE
China, Taiwan Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei March / April 2015  MA Interpreting and Translating candidate interviews  Jane Francis (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences)
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Tuesday 14 - Sunday 19 April 2015 IECHE education expo in Riyadh
School visits and presentations (including guest lectures) 
Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Dr Kevin Briggs - (Faculty of Engineering and Design) 
Canada, USA Vancouver, Toronto, Chicago, 
New York, Washington DC, Boston, San Francisco
20 - 30 April 2015 Schools visits and attendance at college fairs
Meet prospective students for individual counselling
Andy Howman (International Relations Office)
Greece Athens April 2015 British Council Education UK Exhibition School of Management and representative from Higher Education Advice Team
Bulgaria, Romania Sofia,
Bucharest
April 2015 QS Fairs School of Management
Mexico Mexico City, Guanajuato, Puebla and Queretaro Wednesday 15 -  Thursday 30 April 2015 Interviews with students and meetings with sponsors and partner universities in Mexico City, Guanajuato, Puebla and Queretaro Caroline Baylon (International Relations Office)
Ghana, Nigeria Accra, Lagos, Abuja April/May 2015 Agent-led fair in Accra
Agent-led fair in Lagos. Conversion activity/interviews
Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Sally Clift (Faculty of Engineering & Design)
Norway Oslo 11-12 May 2015 Information session for applicants (11 May) Jo Power (International Relations Office)
India Delhi, Mumbai 29 May - 2 June 2015 Interviews and offer holders events Brian Greenwood (International Relations Office)
Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China Bangkok,
Hong Kong
Taipei,
Shanghai,
Beijing
28 June - 2 July Pre-departure briefings Andy Howman (International Relations Office)
Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore Bandar Seri Begawan, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore 18-24 August BUBA fair and pre-departure briefings (Kuala Lumpur - 22nd August, Singapore - 24th August) Jo Power (International Relations Office)