STUDY AND CAREER FAIR AKADÉMIA & VAPAC IS CHANGING TO BECOME THE EUROPEAN EDUCATION AND LIFELONG LEARNING FAIR GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA!

The Fair Gaudeamus - Akadémia Bratislava 2019 will lead to a successful 23-year tradition of organizing the Study and Career Fair Akadémia & Vapac and a 26-year tradition of organizing the European Education and Lifelong Learning Fair Gaudeamus in Brno, Prague and Nitra. The organizer of the Gaudeamus - Akadémia Bratislava 2019 is MP-Soft, a.s., which is the traditional organizer of the Gaudeamus fairs. Detailed information about Gaudeamus fairs is available to you at www.gaudeamus-sk.sk.

The Gaudeamus - Akadémia Bratislava 2019 will take place on 24th - 26th September 2019 at the Incheba Expo Bratislava Exhibition Center in Hall D!

 

GAUDEAMUS HIGHER EDUCATION EXHIBITIONS

The Gaudeamus Exhibition is being held annually in four cities in the heart of Europe, providing a meeting place for students from Czech and Slovak Republic and educators from around the world. The aim of the exhibition is to create an efficient and cost-effective platform for international student recruitment.

The main groups of visitors are third year and final year high school students looking for undergraduate study opportunities. The exhibition is also visited by university students and graduates looking for graduate level studies and lifelong learning opportunities. More than 50 % of visitors are interested in some form of education abroad with this number increasing each year.

Exhibitors consist mainly of universities, colleges, polytechnics, language schools and study abroad providers. Exhibitors come from Czech Republic, Slovakia, EU member states and many other countries of the world.

ABOUT THE GAUDEAMUS EXHIBITIONS

The exhibition is focused on both university and non-university undergraduate and graduate studies and lifelong learning. The aim of the exhibition is to provide as much information as possible on higher education opportunities to graduates of secondary schools and to the whole range of people interested in lifelong learning.

Almost all public and private universities and colleges from the Czech Republic and Slovakia take part in the Gaudeamus Exhibitions, which are held every year in Brno, Prague, Nitra and Bratislava. The Exhibitions also attract a growing number of exhibitors from abroad.

The Exhibitions are organized by the MP-Soft a.s. company in cooperation with the Brno University of Technology, under the auspices of the Rector of the Brno University of Technology and other important personalities.

The Exhibitions are regularly visited by the majority of final year high school students in both the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Other groups of visitors include those interested in lifelong learning, school counselors, class teachers and education experts.

An extensive printed and electronic catalog of exhibiting schools is prepared for every visitor to the Exhibition. An important part of the Exhibition is the seminar program for those interested in detailed information about study offer of exhibiting schools.

Every visitor to the Exhibition can use the Advisory service, Testing center and Career advisory center to help him find the field of study, school or faculty best suited to their needs and abilities. Part of the fair is also the accompanying program Science for Life, which presents interactive displays and demonstrations of the content of study and research carried out at participating universities.

The priority of Gaudeamus Exhibition is also the long-term cooperation with educators and education counselors of secondary schools. Teachers and education counselors are provided with a complete information service in the form of materials about exhibiting schools and a specialized Information System for Educational Advisors.

A specialized program of lectures, seminars and consultations for educators is also a part of the Exhibitions.

 

FEATURES AND FOCUS OF GAUDEAMUS EXHIBITIONS

FEATURES:

  • is the annual European Higher Education and Lifelong Learning Exhibition where Czech, Slovak and many international education institutions offer the most of study opportunities for students from central Europe.

  • is a unique way to provide direct personal contact between students and educators in a pleasant and dynamic atmosphere.

  • focuses mainly on providing useful information to individual visitors and discussing study opportunities with them.

  • offers interesting accompanying programs: Exhibitor's Seminar, Science for Life, Advisory services, Testing center, Career advisory and Study abroad counseling.

FOCUS:

  • Domestic: Representation of the Czech and Slovak tertiary education, including universities, colleges, language schools, polytechnics and other education institutions, ministries and student information services.
  • Study Abroad: Universities, colleges, advisory institutions and language schools from all over the world aiming to promote their education programs and recruit Czech and Slovak students.
  • Lifelong Learning: Offers a wide range of business, technology, language, computer and communication studies, all kinds of daily or evening studies, MBA programs, Ph.D. programs and many more. 

VISITOR'S PROFILE:

  • Final year high school students with quality background in humanities, science, languages and computers. With strong desire and ability to pursue their further studies abroad in an international environment.
  • Bachelor and master students and graduates from all fields, with high quality degrees from prestigious Czech and Slovak universities, looking for further study opportunities and international experience.
  • Lifelong learning applicants, university graduates and working experts looking for post-graduate, MBA and other education possibilities.

 

HIGHER EDUCATION SYSTEM IN THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC

HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
Higher education institutions (HEIs) are classified by the nature and scope of their activities into university type of HEIs and non‑university type of HEIs. The university type of higher education institutions provides education in the study programmes of all 3 levels of higher education (Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral) with a significant portion of study programmes of the second level and study programmes of the third level. The study programmes are carried out in connection with activities of higher education institutions in the field of science, technology or art, and in compliance with the current state and development of such fields. The non‑university type of higher education institutions provides higher education mostly in the study programmes of the first level.

Based on founding and funding there are 3 types of HEIs in Slovakia:

  • public higher education institutions
  • state higher education institutions
  • private higher education institutions

STUDY PROGRAMMES

Higher education institutions provide higher education within the framework of accredited study programmes. The study programmes are offered at 3 levels. The HEI can merge the first two levels of higher education into a single whole. The first level is the Bachelor study programme. The study programmes of the second level and those of the first two levels of higher education joined into a single whole are Master study programmes, Engineer study programmes and Doctor study programmes. The study programme of the third level is the PhD study programme and specialised training in medicine. All study programmes must be accredited by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic.

 

GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA FOR EXHIBITORS

Join universities, colleges and other educational institutions from the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Europe. Take part in the biggest higher education exhibition in Slovakia. The exhibition will be visited by more than 8 000 visitors from all over Slovakia, who are actively looking for further study opportunities at home and abroad. Every one of them can be your future student!

The basis of your presentation is an exhibition stand that allows you to communicate effectively with your visitors. You can also support your presentation by participating in accompanying programs such as Exhibitor's lectures or Science for Life.

YOUR FUTURE STUDENTS WILL  BE AT GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA! WILL YOU COME MEET THEM?

 

GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA FOR STUDENTS

Are you curently choosing your future study? Gaudeamus - Akadémia in Bratislava will provide you with a complete overview. Most of the Slovak and Czech universities, colleges and other educational institutions are waiting for you. You will also see universities from abroad!

You can get the most information about schools at lectures where you can learn everything about the study, the faculties, the fields, the school equipment and the activities that are on offer.

Can not decide which school to choose? Do not know what fields you have preconditions for? You can test yourself at the exhibition and find out which fields are best suited for you. Our consultants will also help you with choosing the appropriate school or faculty that offers your specialty.

If you like to know where you can apply after school, you can use our career guidance service. It will help you choose a career, or advise you in which field you are most likely to get a job.

COME TO GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA! YOU WILL GET ALL INFORMATION YOU NEED FOR YOUR DECISION IN ONE DAY, STRESS FREE!

 

GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA FOR TEACHERS

Are you an educational counselor, a class teacher or a high school teacher? Visit Gaudeamus - Akadémia in Bratislava with your students! We have prepared above-standard services for your visit. You can sign up for a free ticket to the exhibition and also receive newsletters about the fair to help you and your students to organize your visit.

If you submit your entrance ticket at the Information booth, you will receive a free information set with materials about exhibiting schools, a catalog of the fair, and an information system for teachers and educators. During your visit you can also use the free refreshment facilities.

If you are visiting a fair with students, you can benefit from a group admission, which also saves your time while waiting for the ticket office.

VISIT GAUDEAMUS - AKADÉMIA BRATISLAVA, VIP TREATMENT IS GUARANTEED!

 

OUR ACCOMPANYING PROGRAMS

Most of the exhibiting schools offer lectures that take place throughout the fair. At the end of each lecture, a prize competition takes place.

The Science for Life accompanying program will help you look into the content of college studies. On interactive shows and interesting exhibits, you can see what you can learn at a university.

Not only undecided students can use the Consultancy Service, the Testing Center and the Career Guidance Center. Experienced counselors will be happy to help you find a suitable school or discipline, find out what fields you have preconditions for and what direction to take in a future career.

For those interested in studying abroad, the Unilink Advisory Center and presentations of universities from around the world will be set up.

Accompanying program for teachers is held in the Teacher'sl Center in the form of lectures, seminars and consultations.

OUR ACCOMPANYING PROGRAMS WILL ENRICH YOUR VISIT TO THE EXHIBITION AND WILL HELP YOU TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT SCHOOL!

 

Where does the exhibition take place?

 

Gaudeamus - Akadémia Bratislava 2019

Venue address:

Incheba Expo Bratislava

Viedenská cesta 3-7
851 01 Bratislava

Slovak Republic

Hall D

Open for visitors

24th - 25th September 2019  8:00 - 16:00

26th September 2019 8:00 - 14:00

 

Contact the organizers

E-mail: info@gaudeamus-sk.sk

Phone: +420 545 176 136

Mobile: +420 777 278 051    

MP-Soft, a.s.

Příkop 4, 604 16 Brno

Czech Republic

 

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