The leading higher education fair in Qatar and the only event of its kind in the country, University Expo Qatar, is holding its third-year edition on 19-20 September, at The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa.

The event is in support of high school and university students, parents and mid-career professionals seeking undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, providing them with a platform to connect with local and international universities.

The event will only feature universities approved by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education. It will bring together over 60 leading local and international universities from Qatar, the United Kingdom, Canada, the United States, France, Hungary and many other countries.

Many renowned local and international universities and institutions already confirmed their participation in the expo. Some of these universities are Qatar University; the University of Doha for Science and Technology; universities under Qatar Foundation; Oryx Universal College in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University; AFG College with the University of Aberdeen and many more.

Participating international universities include the University of Portsmouth, Northumbria University, Swansea University, University of Waterloo, Western University, University of Debrecen and many more. Embassy representatives and education consultants will also be present to advise on options, visa processes and travel.

To view the full list of participating universities, visit

Direct access to opportunities

With direct access to speak to university representatives, faculty and student counsellors, University Expo Qatar plays a significant role in the decision-making process for its visitors. Visitors can benefit from this two-day event by finding out more about scholarship opportunities, eligibility criteria, entry and application processes, fee structures, visa procedures and more.

A key feature this year is the Success Hub. Over 30 sessions are scheduled, ranging from selecting your dream university, new beginnings as a university student, and things to look forward to as an international student – to Focus Sessions that showcase country-specific study abroad programmes hosted by the country representative. In addition, the event will also feature workshops on public speaking skills and how-to guides on topics such as preparing for a university interview that will help visitors acquire new skills and be future-ready.

University Expo Qatar is a must-attend event for all Grade 10 to 13 students, parents, professionals, teachers and student counsellors seeking information about universities in Qatar and abroad. Access to the event is free and registrations are still open through this link.

For more information on the event, visit their home page at

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