Photo Essay on EDEX Expo 2012 Kandy Exhibition
The ninth consecutive EDEX 2012, the National Higher Education and Career Expo Kandy edi¬tion was concluded suc¬cessfully last weekend at the Kandy City Centre. Expo was organized by the Royal College Union.
Over 15,000 participat¬ed in the event, mainly from areas of Matale, Kurunegala, Anuradhapu¬ra, Polonnaruwa, Ratnapu¬ra, Bandarawela, Gampo¬la, Badulla and covering various cities in the island.
Among the main high¬lights of the event was Psychometrix testing facil¬ity which provided a help¬ing hand for the undecid¬ed aspirant youth to focus on education and career path that they are skilled at. This had a very good response.
The visitors were highly impressed about the knowledge they gained from the overall exhibi¬tion.
EDEX the single largest platform that offers many choices, options and opportunities to aspiring youth from many social strata, irrespective of level of education. It is visited by senior students, eager parents, school leavers, unemployed, underem¬ployed and those seeking higher educational, techni¬cal or vocational training opportunities or profes¬sional qualifications.
Among this year\'s par¬ticipants were exhibitors representing more than 250 institutions from over 20 different countries. Participants from reputed universities from USA, UK, Russia, the Middle East, Far East, South Asia, Australia and New Zealand that are ranked high by many global standards. A large number of international and local professional institutes of the highest calibre also participated.
There were also many local vocational and tech¬nical training institutes from both government and private sectors, offer¬ing many options to gain advanced knowledge and enhanced skills.
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Courtesy of Daily News.