The annual APAIE conference has been held from 29 February to 3 March in Melbourne, Australia.
APAIE is Asia’s largest fair for for universities to meet partners and to discuss new trends in international education.
Several Swiss universities attended the APAIE conference to meet their Asian partner universities.
The Science & Technology Office of the Swiss Embassy in Seoul attended APAIE to represent and promote Swiss universities and to introduce new potential Swiss and Korean partner universities. Student exchange between Switzerland and Korea is booming, with Korea being among the top 5 destination countries worldwide for many Swiss universities.
It is the goal of the Science & Technology Office to help Swiss universities develop deeper partnerships with Korean universities including summer school collaborations and increasingly also R&D collaboration.
Following Korean universities attended APAIE 2016:
- Korea University
- Korea University Sejong Campus
- Sogang University
- Yonsei University
- and various other universities under “Study in Korea” booth