Commitment from Virtual Edufair Organizing Team
It is a matter of great pleasure to inform you that College Readers, the top-notch educational English magazine of Nepal is going to launch Virtual Edufair for Bachelor’s Programs. After successfully organizing the first ever Virtual Edufair-2020 (virtualedufairnepal.com) targeting SEE graduates to make them ease to enroll in plus two colleges/schools across Nepal, where more than 200 schools and colleges had participated, we are set to introduce 2nd Virtual Edufair-2021 targeting plus two graduates to pursue bachelor’s level in Management, IT, Engineering and Paramedical.
College Readers is the only English magazine in Nepal with more than one decade long exposure in the education field, promoting the academia of Nepal, catering the contextual information and organizing various academic events focusing on SEE and ten-plus-two graduates.
Virtual Edufair Nepal has aimed at facilitating the plus two graduates in terms of getting an appropriate career guide and finding top-notch colleges of their choice while remaining at their home. It will prove more benefitial to the colleges as they cannot conduct their academic activities in their college premises or outside now because of COVID 19 pandemic. This event will be a good platform for them to showcase their distinct features among students and guardians and to dissiminate the information to their prospective students.
A wide range of scholarship schemes is other lucrative feature inherent in this program that will profoundly benefit the students who are meritorious and hardworking. Through our direct live chat with the faculty members and live-webinars, Students and parents will have access to hold an in-depth interaction with high professional educational consultants and education providers. This fair includes CR SCHOLARSHIP with worth ten crores where about one thousand students will get directly benefit. The fair focuses on comprehensive career and admission counseling.
Students will materialize their dream of higher studies in their choosen colleges through virtual tour, interaction with college officials and experts of different fields.
We look forward to anticipating your positive response and mutual association in making this Edu-fair more constructive and meaningful.
Why Virtual Edufair Nepal-2020?
As the entire globe has been marred by Corona Virus pandemic, real place visit and interaction cannot be done. Considering this pandemic situation, College Readers, with support of ten-plus- two schools/colleges throughout Nepal, launched Virtual Edufair-2020 (virtualedufairnepal.com) that has proved the best meeting point among students, colleges, parents and the stakeholders to get appropriate information before selecting any relevant institution. After getting huge successful in conducting virtual edufair-2020 where more than 200 plus two schools and colleges across Nepal had participated, it has encouraged us to launch 2nd Virtual Edufair-2020, focusing plus two graduates to pursue bachelor’s level at reputed Science & Technology, Management, Engineering, Social Sciences and Health Sciences Colleges.
College Profile, Virtual Tour, Photos, Videos, and amenities of most of the reputed colleges have been incorporated along with live interaction in the website of Virtual Edufair-2020 (www.virtualedufairnepal.com).
More than 15 years of involvement in Nepalese Schools/Colleges and Universities, and serving students, parents and the stakeholders through various academic events, College Readers has gained the strength and expertise to launch this virtual fair, which has been most relevant during the on-going COVID19 pandemic. Our first initiative-virtualedufair about plus two schools-has been approved and acknowledged by the successful result, which encourages us to conduct bachelor’s level edufair.
The fair is aimed at helping thousands of students and hundreds of colleges to directly interact with each other and find the customized right fit for both. The concept of VIRTUAL fair is new to the world of education in Nepal and is path-breaking in the way education will be imparted as well. Students and parents will get an opportunity to interact directly with college authorities and get all their doubts cleared and interact one-on-one with the Admission Officers through online communications and phone calls. All they need is a Cell phone or a Laptop with an internet connection. This event can be participated without any financial burden. It is absolutely FREE. As we have been involved in the academic arena of Nepal for more than two decades, we have gauged temperament of students and educational institutions well. Many students in lack of the proper counseling have not been found exploring their potential through the appropriate institutions and lagging behind to achieve quality of life. Considering the situation and to ease the students explore their dream and materialize it for betterment of their life, we have brought CR Scholarship through virtualedufairnepal.com to facilitate students which, we feel, is our social responsibility.
Virtualedufiarnepal.com is a platform which facilitates students and educational institutions to reach the concerned ones and get the required information while remaining at home and connected to internet through their communicating gazettes. Students can visit the school/college virtually after logging in virtualedufairnpal.com and get information of the fair participated schools/colleges. They can virtually visit the institution and get firsthand information about the school/college infrastructure, amenities including the college ground, premises, labs, libraries, classrooms, cafeterias, halls, and offices.
Interaction with college representatives, career counselors and experts of various disciplines through live webinar and online communications benefits the students and schools/colleges to pursue their further studies as their choice.
Moreover, schools/colleges and institutions can best utilize this platform to promote, advertise and showcase their academic performances, which will benefit both students and schools/colleges.
Virtualedufairnepal.com conducts education fair on the basis of contexts and needs of schools/colleges and students. It organizes education fair in Jestha and Ashadh focusing plus two, A-Level, and vocational and technical schools, in Shrawan, Bhadra and Ashoj for bachelor’s level colleges where we allocate certain weeks for Science & Technology, Engineering, Social Sciences, Health Sciences and Management colleges each. We also conduct Montessori Edufair in Poush and School Edufair in Magh and Falgun for the convenience of parents and guardians.
Objective of Virtual Edufair-2020
The outbreak of coronavirus pandemic has changed the global scenario, and education sector is not an exception. This has challenged the existing ways of promotion and interaction among students and obliged us to rely more on digital and virtual means and resources.
To maintain the health related protocols issued by the Government of Nepal, and also to ease the students, guardians and schools-colleges, the ‘2nd Virtual Edufair Nepal’— 2020 has been launched.
This fair has aimed to achieve these objectives:
- To assist the students and family members in finding the best institution of their choice from home
- To save time, money and other resources
- To abstain from possible infection of corona virus
- To help colleges get prospective students and facilitate interaction
- To provide colleges with an access to myriads of students in one place
Features of Virtual Edufair-2020
Through a virtual tour, students can watch the 360° image of colleges of their choice while remaining at home. Virtual Tour includes a sequence of videos or still images and other multi-media elements like sound, music and text.
Colleges and Universities can share their promotional contents and respond to the students/parents’ queries.
College Profile incorporates the features of college in e-brochure; that includes introduction, message of the officials, college activities, faculty members, amenities, galleries, examination support materials, etc.
Live Chat Counseling
The visitors will have an opportunity to interact with college officials, faculty members and career counselors in this platform during the exhibition period. The stipulated faculty members, counselors and experts will be updated time to time with the instruction from the respective schools/colleges. The visitors ask questions and choose any answering means, such as e-mail, live chat, and telephone. The respective officials, counselors, faculty members or experts respond to them immediately. The ‘Virtual Edufair-Nepal’ will provide dimunitive details of visitors to the respective schools/colleges upon their request.
Live Webinars with Experts and Celebrities
The visitors can participate in the ‘Live Webinars’ with experts and celebrities on current academic trends, socio-cultural and economic prospects. Aspiring participants will have to be registered prior to the webinar time schedule and aquire the ID and pass codes.
Pre-admission Form Submission
The students can register and secure their admission to desired college by submitting the pre-admission form.
Students may pose any type of questions regarding their further studies and the respective college. The college has kept a sub-heading, comprising the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and their answers.
Benefits to the Colleges/Universities
For all sponsors this Edu-fair event will provide a platform not only to promote their schools/colleges during the exhibition period of one month but also continue for one complete year on its portal. Educational institutions can achieve the following benefits:
- Promoting platform to targeted SEE graduates— recent pass outs
- Virtual Tour of College (3600) that impacts on visitors
- Increase foot traffic on college webpage
- Visible presence of college nationwide and worldwide
- Easy access to all visitors in virtual edufair
- Good opportunity to enter the market with digital media
- Get details of the prospective students
- Get meritorious students to enroll in thier college
- Get information of all students who enter their details on our website
- Connect with the visitors via social media if they agree to it
- Online Entrance Examination
- Pre-admissio Form Submission
- FAQ-Frequent Asked Questions
- Live Question Answer Session with College Officials
- College Details, Gallery, Videos, Articles, Interviews, Entrance Model Questions, PDF documents, etc
- Web-inar Sessons with Experts and Celebrities
- A year virtual presence on the internet without any hassle
- About seven lakhs visitors participate in the virtual fair.
Benefits to the Students
It is obvious that students get authentic information about the schools/colleges through this virtualedufairnepal.com. Besides that, they will get scholarship to pursue their higher education in chosen schools/colleges ranging up to 100 percent. They will also be benefited various prizes and awards on the basis of their performance in online academic events. Students will avail the following features through this edufair.
- Virtual Visit facility
- Time Saving
- Live interaction with college officials
- Helpful to maintain health protocol issued by the Government
- Choose the college of their choice from home
- Scholarship and Talent Show Opportunity
- Opportunity to attend webinar facilitated by experts and celebrities
- Know to utilize online, digital and virtual platforms