‘Education in Ireland’ organizes a live Q&A for Indian students; Finance, Cyber Security, Business Analytics, Engineering & Medicine most enquired courses

Experts from Top 10 Higher Education Institutions (HEI’s) of Ireland interacted with over 1000 aspiring Indian Students in real-time ~

India, 12th May 2017:‘Education in Ireland’ the national brand which is responsible for the international development and growth of Ireland’s Higher education sector, has organized a Live Q&A for Indian students. The session provided a platform for students to engage in real time with 10 coveted Irish institutes by ensuring clarification and guidance on attaining quality education in Ireland.

3,500 students pre-registered for the Education in Ireland Live Q&A. The event was a huge success with over 1,000 students joining the event during the 2 hour "live" period. The event was supported by the Education in Ireland team, The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and 30 representatives from 10 Irish Higher Education Institutions. The event was incredibly busy with over 3,000 posts during the 120 minute window. The most prominent queries revolved around the newly introduced 2 years stay back visa, job placements, Visa process, application process, information on PhD courses, scholarship options available for Indian students, and cost of studying.

Barry O’Driscoll - Senior Education Adviser - Education in Ireland said "What I really like about these events is that it enables us to connect prospective students with the experts in the Irish Higher Education Institutions. It’s moving the traditional college fair to the mobile phones of the students. Its a win for the students and a win for the Education Institutions. This is a format that we've embraced over the last two years. It’s been a huge success for us. We've are delighted with the feedback from the students and the colleges. "

Following 10 higher education institutions from Ireland participated in this chat session:      

About Education in Ireland:
Enterprise Ireland is the government body, which manages the Education in Ireland brand, under which Irish higher education institutes are promoted overseas.