On Saturday, January 23rd
, the largest Education and Career Fair in Slovenia closed its doors. It attracted a record number of visitors in two halls, two lecture rooms, on stage and in various other spaces. In the exhibition spaces, in two days and exactly three weeks before the official open door days, more than 20,000 prospective students, including 2,000 high school students in organized school groups from all over Slovenia
, and many adults
gathered information about the possibilities of studies or education, enrolment conditions, aptitude tests, employment after leaving school and studies, compulsory practices, as well as parallel studies, High School and University extra-curricular activities and got to know a number of professions directly. In the Ljubljana Biotechnological Centre exhibition space the butcher career profile was presented at Informativa for the first time.
The 8th Informativa was the centre of a wide variety of presentations of educational programmes available in Slovenia and abroad. Among a total of more than 200 educational programmes
, more than 40 high school programmes
, 43 higher vocational programmes
, about 90 faculties, colleges and universities
, 14 providers of adult education
and other organizations related to employment and scholarships.
The Fair hosted 7 representatives of foreign institutes
: School of Tourism Turismusschulen Bad Gleichenberg (Austria), private American High School from Salzburg (Austria), American International School Salzburg (Austria), Business & Hotel Management School from Lucerne (Switzerland), HTMI - Hotel and Tourism Management Institute Switzerland, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences (Austria), University of Klagenfurt (Austria), Millfield English Language Holiday Courses (England) and some providers of study abroad opportunities, among which LV Prospects - Studying in the United States.