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EHEVF 2020 FAQ's on VF

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Students’ FAQs on Virtual Fair:

1. What exactly do you mean by “Virtual Fair” and whom is it meant for?

The European Higher Education Virtual Fair India 2020 provides an online platform to higher education institutions based in the European Union Member States to reach out to the students and academic community in India through web-presence, and webinars. The Virtual Fair simulates a real life conversation and dialogue between European universities and Indian students without either side having to provide physical presence. The EHEVF provides a real value addition to the students by giving them the opportunity to talk with authorised representatives of leading universities from across Europe and learn about higher education opportunities in Europe.

The EHEVF comprises of two parts:

Web-portal: Information from all participating EU universities has been made available on their respective pages on the EHEVF website which is available at: www.study-europe.net Students can access these pages to find out about the subjects and courses offered, tuition fees and living expenses, scholarships and other relevant information.

Webinars:  A 3-day webinar series is being organised as part of the EHEVF 2020, on November 25th, 26th & 27th, 2020. To access the schedule of seminars, please click here

The seminars are organized subject wise such that each session consists of around 30 minutes each dedicated to an institution offering that particular course. Students can access these webinars from the comfort of their homes or hostel and without having to spend any money whatsoever.

In addition to subject-wise webinars, there will also be country sessions which will be taken by the respective country representatives. Similarly, there will be a number of thematic sessions on topics like Scholarships to study in the EU, Visa for international students, Mobility and Scholarships (like Erasmus+) & Fellowships available.

2. Which European countries are participating in the EHEVF 2020?

The following countries, all members of the European Union, are participating in the EHEVF India 2020:

Belgium Bulgaria Cyprus Czechia Denmark Estonia EU
Finland France Germany Hungary Ireland Latvia Lithuania
Netherlands Poland Portugal Slovakia Slovenia Spain Sweden

3. Which European universities and higher education institutions (HEIs) are participating in the EHEVF 2019?

The list is given below:

Participants for the European Higher Education Virtual Fair 2020

S. No EU Higher Education Institution / National Agencies EU Member State
1.       University of Antwerp Belgium
2.       Virje Universiteit Brussel Belgium
3.       UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS-VARNA Bulgaria
4.       Ministry of Education, Culture Sport and Youth/Department of Higher Education Cyprus
5.       City Unity College Nicosia Cyprus
6.       University of Nicosia Cyprus
7.       European University Cyprus Cyprus
8.       Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine Cyprus
9.       University of Cyprus Cyprus
10.       Mediterranean Institute of Management Cyprus
11.       Frederick University Cyprus
12.       University of Central Lancashire Cyprus (UCLan Cyprus) Cyprus
13.       The Cyprus Institute Cyprus
14.       Czech Embassy Czechia
15.       Aarhus University Denmark
16.       Education and Youth Authority, Study in Estonia Estonia
17.       Tallinn University Estonia
18.       University of Tartu Estonia
19.       Tallinn University of Technology - TalTech Estonia
20.       European Commission (Town Hall) EU
21.       EURAXESS (Town Hall) EU
22.       Häme University of Applied Sciences Finland
23.       Metropolia University of Applied Sciences Finland
24.       Tampere University of Applied Sciences Finland
25.       Tampere University Finland
26.       Campus France / French Embassy France
27.       IMT Atlantique France
28.       Institut Supérieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP) France
29.       ESC Clermont Business School France
30.       Grenoble Ecole De Management France
31.       SKEMA Business School France
32.       MBS - Montpellier Business School France
33.       Aix-Marseille University France
34.       Institut Polytechnique de Paris France
35.       DAAD Germany
36.       University of Europe for Applied Sciences Germany
37.       Technische Universität Ilmenau Germany
38.       Jacobs University Germany
39.       McDaniel College Budapest Hungary
40.       University of Pécs Hungary
41.       Education in Ireland Ireland
42.       Griffith College Ireland
43.       Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin Ireland
44.       University College Cork, Ireland Ireland
45.       Athlone Institute of Technology Ireland
46.       Dublin Business School (DBS) Ireland
47.       Dublin City University Ireland
48.       St. Angela's College Sligo, A College of the National University of Ireland Galway Ireland
49.       Riga Technical University Latvia
50.       Study In Lithuania Lithuania
51.       Vilnius Gediminas Technical University Lithuania
52.       Mykolas Romeris University Lithuania
53.       Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Lithuania
54.       Vytautas Magnus University Lithuania
55.       Siauliai University Lithuania
56.       NUFFIC NESO INDIA Netherlands
57.       Maastricht School of Management Netherlands
58.       Radboud University Netherlands
59.       Wageningen University Netherlands
60.       Hanze University of Applied Sciences Netherlands
61.       University Of Twente Netherlands
62.       Han University of Applied Sciences Netherlands
63.       Cracow University of Technology Poland
64.       Wrocław University of Science and Technology Poland
65.       Politécnico de Leiria Portugal
66.       Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon Portugal
67.       Politécnico de Leiria Portugal
68.       Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava Slovakia
69.       University of Economics in Bratislava Slovakia
70.       School of Economics and Management in Public Administration in Bratislava Slovakia
71.       CMEPIUS - National agency in Slovenia & Study in Slovenia coordinator Slovenia
72.       School of Economics and Business, University of Ljubljana Slovenia
73.       Spanish Service for the Internationalisation of Education (SEPIE) Spain
74.       Universidad Catholica De Murcia- UCAM Spain
75.       Södertörn University Sweden
76.       Jönköping University Sweden
77.       Linnaues University Sweden

4. Who can attend the Virtual Fair?

This virtual fair is for students and professionals who want to go for higher education to the European Union member countries. We also encourage parents, teachers, educationists and everyone else interested in knowing about opportunities to study in Europe.

5. Do I have to prepare for the Fair and is there anything I need to do to attend the fair?

You don't have to make any particular preparations except Register for the fair if you have not already done so. Please register by clicking the link here: -

https://study-europe.net/register2020/

Once you have registered, please look at the schedule of webinars here:

https://www.study-europe.net/content/webinar-schedule-0

You can add the webinars of your choice to your calendar and login on the date and time of your preferred webinar to attend the same. You can attend as many webinars as you like.

6. What is the technical preparation I have to do to attend the webinar?

There is no preparation needed except that you should click on the webinar link a few minutes before the start of the session so that you are sure the webinar solution (ClickMeeting) gets downloaded on your system. It is a browser-based platform. Please use the latest versions of browsers such as Google Chrome/ Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Edge, Opera etc.

Hardware:

For hardware, regular office desktops or laptops in use these days are fine. Operating systems such as Windows 8 (Windows 10 recommended), Mac OS 10.13 (the newest version recommended), Linux, Chrome OS are fine. For hardware, 2 GHz dual-core processor or better (4-core preferable)&2 GB of RAM (4 GB or more recommended) are fine. In case you have disallowed Adobe Flash Players to run on your system, you will be asked to allow it. Please allow it.

Mobile/ Hand-held Devices:

In order to use the service (including participating in conferences) on certain mobile devices, it may be necessary to download a relevant app in the iTunes App Store or Google Play Store.

To use the service in the full audio-video range during a conference, it is necessary to have a webcam, microphone, and headset or loudspeaker connected to and recognized by your device, and they should not be simultaneously used by another application.

7. How can I make use of your website?

On the homepage there is a search facility where you can search for the university of your choice by applying any or all of the filter criteria such as Country, Subject Specialty and Tuition Fees. Once you have performed the search function you can check out the short listed universities one by one. Further, you can get in touch with the preferred universities directly by sending them an email from the page itself.

8. Is there an entrance fee?

No, there are no entrance fees for the Virtual Fair. But we would suggest that you do online registration, which is FREE.

9. I don't know very much about studying in European HEIs, is this ok?

It is not mandatory to have any background information about studying in European Universities. As long as you know the course or subject you would like to study, the representatives in the webinars will explain about the available options. You can then evaluate your options and take a call.

10. Are there any EU HEIs, which offer online education courses, which Indian students can enroll in without having to travel to the EU?

For online courses offered by EU HEIs, you will have to check with the respective institutions on the qualification and requirements. You may want to log in at the EHEVF 2020 webinar on November 25, 26, 27, 2020.