The premier fair for higher education student recruitment in Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.

Chile, Colombia, Mexico & Peru - Buzzing markets for international education students

BMI invites you to participate in Latin America’s leading international fair dedicated to higher education student recruitment.

The success of the Spring 2023 event series, which featured over 100 international universities and pathway providers, demonstrated once again the region’s strategic importance as a key student recruitment market. Students attending this event were largely looking for postgraduate opportunities, while a smaller group were seeking a full undergraduate degree abroad.

Young people in Latin America know they need to increase their employment prospects and that international experience will help them gain a competitive advantage. Hence, an interest in getting an undergraduate or postgraduate degree from overseas is booming.

Visitor Statistics: Feb/March 2023

Total number of visitors: 16,341

Course of interest:

  • Master’s: 56%
  • Undergraduate: 24%
  • MBA: 16%
  • Certificate / Diploma: 15%
  • Career-based / Vocational: 10%
  • Pathway / Language Programmes: 9%
  • Ph.D.: 4%

Supported and attended by the region's most important funding bodies

Key funding bodies in Latin America play a fundamental role in assisting thousands of students to pursue overseas studies. These organisations exhibit in our events because they know that our fairs draw in record numbers of students year after year. They present seminars and meet directly with students, supporting their future ambitions once they decide on their course and institution.

BMI Latin American fairs are well attended by key country groups and national advising bodies

How we connect you with the right students

BMI deploys a multi-channel marketing strategy to connect you with qualified students who are in the final stages of choosing their international course and institution.

All students attending our events pre-register, so you’ll instantly receive fresh, accurate data on students’ academic abilities and interests as well as financial levels.

 

Recruitment events in 2024

Early bird rates end on Jul 26, 2024

Bogota, Guadalajara, Medellin, Mexico City, Monterrey, Santiago
International Students

As one of the hottest growth markets for higher education recruitment, you can't miss our fairs in Chile, Colombia & Mexico! Specifically dedicated to the needs of both Undergraduate and Postgraduate recruitment, this event attracts high-calibre students and working professionals who are eyeing up study abroad opportunities. This tour includes High School Visits in Bogota and Mexico City.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Monterrey In-person Fair

Date

Sep 26

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Mexico City In-person Fair

Date

Sep 28 - Sep 29

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Event Location

Mexico City - 1 Day High School Visits

Date

Sep 30

Price
USD 850
Event Location

Guadalajara In-person Fair

Date

Oct 01

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Bogotá In-person Fair

Date

Oct 05 - Oct 06

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Event Location

Medellín In-person Fair

Date

Oct 09

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Santiago In-person Fair

Date

Oct 12 - Oct 13

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Connect with Counsellors from the top schools in South America

Bogota, Colombia
High School Counselors

Young South Americans are heading overseas in growing numbers, and this event is where it all starts. Meet the principals and high school counsellors who inspire and encourage students in their final years of secondary school, and spend 2 days solidifying relationships with influencers from the best private and international schools in the region.

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Event Location
Date
Price
Event Location

Bogotá
One Delegate/ One Meeting Schedule

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 4,400
Event Location

Bogotá
Two Delegates/ One Meeting Schedule

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 5,500
Event Location

Bogotá
Two Delegates/Two Meeting Schedules

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 7,000

Other recruitment opportunities in the region

Early bird rates end on Jul 26, 2024

Mexico
International Students

FUNED Connect Live is a 3-hour online event that will be hosted on a state-of-the-art platform that puts video conferencing at the heart of the experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to promote your institution and to engage directly with Mexican students interested in your programs who can then apply to FUNED for support.

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Event Location
Date
Price
Event Location

FUNED Connect Live

Date

Apr 25

Price
USD 2,500
Caribbean
International Students

Central America and Caribbean Connect Live is a online event that will be hosted on a state-of-the-art platform that puts video conferencing at the heart of the experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to promote your institution and to engage directly with students across Central  America and the Caribbean who are utilising their national funding and scholarship body to empower their international studies.
This a unique event that is run in partnership with the following Governments and official agencies: Government of Belize, FUNDAPEC Dominican Republic, Government of Jamaica, GUATEFUTURO Guatemala, HONDUFUTURO Honduras and CONAPE Costa Rica.

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Event Location
Date
Price
Event Location

Central America and Caribbean Connect Live

Date

Apr 24

Price
USD 2,500
Brazil
International Students

Held across 7 major cities twice a year, Salão do Estudante has been Brazil’s best-known international student recruitment fair since 1994, attracting 90,000+ students, professionals and parents annually.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

São Paulo In-person Fair

Date

Oct 12 - Oct 13

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Event Location

Rio Copacabana In-person Fair

Date

Oct 15

Early Bird Price
USD 2,995

USD 3,350

Event Location

Rio Barra In-person Fair

Date

Oct 16

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Brasilia In-person Fair

Date

Oct 18

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Salvador In-person Fair

Date

Oct 20

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Campinas In-person Fair

Date

Oct 22

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Curitiba In-person Fair

Date

Oct 24

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800