College Board Virtual University Fair 2020


What do international universities look for in an applicant?

Hear from the world’s leading universities themselves.

Free registration. Register now.

We invite you to attend the College Board Virtual University Fair 2020, and meet Admission Leaders from some of the world’s best universities.

Learn from top global universities about Undergraduate admissions – post Covid, application requirements and best practices, and more. Get a chance to interact with them, ask questions and find out more about studying at a university abroad.

Event Details

US and Canada: August 7, 2020 at 6:30 pm, IST
1. Columbia University
2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
3. McGill University
4. Pomona College
5. Purdue University

Rest of the World: August 8, 2020 at 11 am, IST
1. Cambridge University (United Kingdom)
2. The University of Hong Kong
3. The University of Melbourne (Australia)
4. Yale-NUS College (Singapore)

The event is free and open to all students and parents. Registration is mandatory.


The College Board is a mission driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity with its programs and services in university readiness and success — including SAT® and the Advanced Placement Program ®. Each year, the College Board helps more than seven million students across 185 countries and territories to prepare for a successful transition to higher education

EducationUSA ( is a network of hundreds of advising centers in 170 countries, where millions of international students each year find accurate, comprehensive, and current information about how to apply to accredited U.S. colleges and universities.

The EducationUSA network is supported by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), which strives to foster mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. EducationUSA advisers and staff work with U.S. higher education professionals to promote international student enrollment.

EducationUSA makes applying to a U.S. college or university clear with Your 5 Steps to U.S. Study:

  1. Research Your Options
  • Define your priorities
  • Familiarize yourself with U.S. degrees
  • Learn about search options to explore thousands of accredited U.S. institutions
  1. Finance Your Studies
  • Develop a budget
  • Find ways to reduce educational costs
  • Search for scholarships and other financial aid
  1. Complete Your Application
  • Manage the application timeline
  • Tackle application requirements, including required tests
  • Write personal essays or statements of purpose
  1. Apply for Your Student Visa
  • Understand which forms are needed
  • Outline the visa application process
  • Feel prepared for your interview
  1. Prepare for Your Departure
  • Know what to expect when you arrive
  • Ease into your new academic environment
  • Adjust well to U.S. culture and your new community