After SPM, for most students, attending education fairs and university exhibitions are popular choices. These events are designed to connect university representatives with college-seeking students. It’s one of the fastest and most comprehensive ways to get a ton of information about all things university - application processes, courses offered, requirements, costs, student life, etc - for your preferred university. You can ask questions to numerous colleges all at once place, and get feedback immediately. Certainly, it is a much easier way compared to visiting individual universities one after another.
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So, how do you make the most of your visit to these fairs? You’d definitely want to speak directly with university representatives or current students to get a balanced view from both an academic viewpoint as well student perspective. Sure, you’ll probably have lots of questions and not know what to ask. Don’t freak out! Keep calm and prepare a simple checklist of questions you plan to ask the university rep. Here are few tips for you to stay on track!
Don’t feel strange to ask questions like “Is dyed hair allowed?” or “Is smoking allowed on campus?”. There’s no such things as stupid questions. It’s better you fully know to make the important decision of what and where to study. Because it might come out as a serious problem if you’ll break such campus rules that you may not be aware of. And you don’t want that to happen, right? So enter the room and start a conversation with “Hi, my name is …can I ask some questions..”. Go ahead, be fearless.