Dedicated in-person recruitment opportunities for American institutions.

USA: The world's leading study destination

BMI has worked with American institutions for over 35 years. The international student recruitment landscape has changed dramatically during this time, however, one trend remains: the USA is still the top destination for international students.

As the global education industry becomes more crowded and with the cancellation of many US country events in 2022, BMI is rising to the challenge to help US-based providers recapture market share from competing destinations. The BMI Study in the USA marketing initiative will provide extra support to enable American institutions to raise their profile. At all of our student recruitment events around the world, BMI is:

  • Creating a dedicated US-focused pavilion for students to meet American institutions.
  • Increasing our US-related marketing budget to attract students focused on the States.
  • Embedding more US-focused seminar content and information sessions into events.

Our schedule of events below offers a concise overview of opportunities awaiting you in the key recruitment markets of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and throughout the Gulf region.

In-person and/or virtual… the choice is yours!

US Recruitment Success Story

“We always like to share our success stories from events we have attended. We are still accepting applications for our Fall 2022 intake, and it usually takes us about 1-2 cycles before we see enrollment from our events, but I do have some great news to share!

So far we have received 1 application from the Medellin event, and we are about to admit a student from the Mexico City event in Fall 2021.

This is very exciting news! We are still following up with our contacts and look forward to seeing more students from our BMI events enrol in the future.”

Staci Bernhard, MS
Florida International University

Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico

Early bird rates end on Jul 22, 2022

Chile, Colombia, Mexico
International Students

As one of the hottest growth markets for higher education recruitment, you can't miss the Study in the USA pavilion at our fair 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 Mexico City, High School Counsellors Workshop and a regional America Scholarship Summit in Bogota, Colombia.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Monterrey

Date

Sep 20

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Mexico City - High Schools Visits

Date

Sep 22

Price
USD 800
Event Location

Mexico City

Date

Sep 24 - Sep 25

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Event Location

Guadalajara

Date

Sep 27

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Bogotá

Date

Oct 01 - Oct 02

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Event Location

Medellín

Date

Oct 05

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Cali

Date

Oct 06

Early Bird Price
USD 1,795

USD 1,995

Event Location

Santiago

Date

Oct 08 - Oct 09

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Brazil
International Students

The Study in the USA is a featured pavilion within Salao do Estudante Brazil’s best-known international student recruitment fair since 1994.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Rio Copacabana

Date

Oct 11

Early Bird Price
USD 2,995

USD 3,350

Event Location

Rio Barra

Date

Oct 13

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

São Paulo

Date

Oct 15 - Oct 16

Early Bird Price
USD 3,950

USD 4,400

Event Location

São Paulo

Date

Oct 17

Price
USD 800
Event Location

São Paulo - High School Visits

Date

Oct 17

Price
USD 800
Event Location

Brasilia

Date

Oct 18

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Brasilia - High School Visits (morning)

Date

Oct 18

Price
USD 550
Event Location

Curitiba

Date

Oct 20

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Belo Horizonte

Date

Oct 22

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Salvador

Date

Oct 24

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Salvador - High School Visits

Date

Oct 25

Price
USD 800
Colombia
High School Counselors

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Bogotá

Date

Sep 28 - Sep 29

Early Bird Price
USD 1,900

USD 2,500

Colombia
International Students

The BMI Americas Scholarship Summit will connect you with outbound government and private scholarship providers, as well as funding agencies, that support students from the Americas to study overseas. Making agreements with these organisations plays a pivotal role in an institution’s recruitment strategy, and developing personal relationships through face to face contact is the key to success in this part of the world.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Bogotá

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 4,000
Event Location

Bogotá
One meeting schedule shared by two reps

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 5,200
Event Location

Bogotá
Two meeting schedules shared by two reps

Date

Oct 03 - Oct 04

Price
USD 6,000

Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam

Early bird rates end on Jul 22, 2022

Thailand, Vietnam
International Students

Study in the USA is a featured pavilion in BMI's biannual student recruitment fairs in Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam that draw in thousands of academically-oriented students and their parents. BMI also takes a limited number of accredited institutions on chauffeured visits to top-rated private high schools in Hanoi and HCMC and meet top high school counsellors at the Vietnam Internation School Workshop & Forum.

Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Jakarta

Date

Oct 22 - Oct 23

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Event Location

HCMC - Vietnam Int School WorkshopForum: 25th Oct Gala Dinner | 26th 1-1 meetings (for 1 rep)

Date

Oct 25 - Oct 26

Early Bird Price
USD 1,900

USD 2,500

Event Location

Ho Chi Minh City - High School Visits

Date

Oct 27

Price
USD 800
Event Location

Ho Chi Minh City

Date

Oct 28 - Oct 29

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Event Location

Hanoi - High School Visits

Date

Nov 01 - Nov 02

Price
USD 1,500
Event Location

Bangkok - High School Visits

Date

Nov 07 - Nov 08

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
High School Counselors

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

HCMC - Vietnam Int School Workshop & Forum: 25th Oct Gala Dinner | 26th 1-1 meetings (for 1 rep)

Date

Oct 25 - Oct 26

Early Bird Price
USD 1,900

USD 2,500

United Arab Emirates and Gulf Region

Early bird rates end on Jul 22, 2022

UAE
International Students

The Study in the USA pavilion, featured within the UAE Education Fair, puts your institution in front of thousands of affluent ex-pats as well as local students funded via national scholarship programmes during your three-city trip, which includes our main fairs plus escorted visits to top private and international schools.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Sharjah - High School Visits (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 10

Price
USD 800
Event Location

Dubai - High School Visits (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 12 - Oct 13

Price
USD 1,500
Event Location

Dubai In-person Fair (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 15 - Oct 16

Early Bird Price
USD 3,960

USD 4,400

Event Location

Abu Dhabi In-person Fair (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 17

Early Bird Price
USD 2,520

USD 2,800

Event Location

Abu Dhabi - High School Visits (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 18

Price
USD 800
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Scholarship Organisations

This high-level networking event connects you with the heads of scholarship programmes from 7 countries across the Gulf so you can find new educational partners and sign agreements to receive funded students that best match your institution. The Summit is government-supported and serves as the grand finale to our series of student recruitment events that make up UAE International Education Week.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Abu Dhabi

Date

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Price
USD 5,000
Event Location

Abu Dhabi
Two people One Meeting Schedule

Date

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Price
USD 6,000
Event Location

Abu Dhabi
Two people Two Meeting Schedules

Date

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Price
USD 8,000
Dubai
High School Counselors

Giving you the unique ability to connect with influential leaders at the secondary school level across the Gulf, you'll mix and mingle with counsellors from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Hold 15 meetings and network with school leaders who advise teenagers and their parents on the next steps in their academic career.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Dubai - Meeting Table (SOLD OUT)

Date

Oct 10 - Oct 11

Price
USD 2,500

Virtual Recruitment Events: Africa, Asia, Brazil, Europe, India, Latin America

Early bird rates end on Jul 22, 2022

Asia, Brazil & Latin America, India, Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa
International Students

Our unique approach to recruitment events brings you a brand new virtual platform to help you meet students face-to-face online via video calls, chats, live broadcasts and seminars.

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Event Location
Date
Early Bird Price
Event Location

Africa
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Sep 22

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200

Event Location

India
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Sep 29

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200

Event Location

Europe
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Oct 06

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200

Event Location

Middle East
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Nov 16

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200

Event Location

Asia
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Nov 17

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200

Event Location

Brazil & LATAM
TalkGlobalStudy

Date

Dec 07

Early Bird Price
USD 2,000

USD 2,200