• Started in 1995, Kolkata-based AFAIRS Exhibitions & Media is one of Asia’s leading educationexhibitions organiser. Going beyond exhibitions across 14 cities in India, AFAIRS also has global footprints across South East Asia, the Middle East and now Africa.
• AFAIRS fosters India’s middle class aspirations to achieve success through right education, helping students and parents explore the best education options, right from schools to colleges and universities.
• AFAIRS also acts as a catalyst in bringing diversity of international students and best practices across the globe to Indian Universities, Colleges and Schools.
AFAIRS is now in its 28th year of service in education space and has been conducting ‘Premier Schools Exhibitions’ for the last 13 years. Each year, this exhibition is held across 14 cities in India and in 6 international locations. AFAIRS recently concluded Premier Schools Exhibition in Delhi, Gurgaon, Manipur, Raipur, Patna, Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot, Lucknow and Kolkata. Over 200 residential schools and international day schools participated from across India and there was overwhelming response from parents and exhibitors alike. On an average, each Premier Schools Exhibition attracts huge footfall of anxious parents exploring the best in school education for their ward.
Their upcoming Premier Schools Exhibitions is in Guwahati on 21st and 22ndJanuary (Saturday-Sunday) at Vivanta Guwahati, Khanapara, from 11am to 6pm. Over 25 of India’s most affluent legacy schools, prominent international schools and new-age futuristic schools all with boarding facilities alongside leading day schools from Guwahati will participate in this exhibition.
Through Premier Schools Exhibition, parents can see the future of education in the most simplistic manner through direct interactions with School Principals and Admission Directors, counselling on choosing the right school, understanding different international (IB & Cambridge) and national boards (CBSE &ICSE) in India, the paradigm shift in school education under New Education Policy (NEP), benefits of a boarding school. A couple of hours at the fair can help parents decide the right school and avail easy on-the-spot applications and merit-based scholarships.
Premier Schools Exhibition will showcase a great mix of schools right from hills to modern cities, from heritage places to neighbourhood locations.Uniqueness of participating boarding schools lie in their cultural diversity of students, world-class infrastructure, experienced faculties, personalized learning environment, wide exposure through excursion and outdoor activities, career guidance, college application support and pastoral care.
Mr. Sanjeev Bolia, Founder & Managing Director of AFAIRS Exhibition and Media, believes that the greatest advantage AFAIRS brings on the table is making the daunting task of sieving through many schools and arriving at the right choice easy for parents. “As a facilitator, we rely on our relationships with key stakeholders at schools and provide authentic and trustworthy information to parents across KG to Class XII.” As per Mr. Vivek Shukla, CEO & Director, the need to stay ahead of the learning curve is critical. “We ensure that we remain updated on any matter pertaining to education in India, so as to bring to parents school-related information which is relevant and authentic. This makes AFAIRS increasingly play the role of a mentor in the education fraternity”.
Registration is free for all. Parents are encouraged to register in advance in order to avoid long queues at the venue. Register at www.premierschoolsexhibition.com