CIS University Exploration Day

Shanghai Region 

12 March 2021 | 14:00 - 16:30 China Standard Time (CST)


A very warm welcome to all students in the Shanghai Region!

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Are you ready to meet and learn from university representatives around the world?

Embrace this chance to explore the diverse opportunities available at 80 universities.

Discover universities looking for the skills, interests and behaviours that match yours.

Use the conversation starter questions below to get the most out of your 1:1 interactions. And enjoy!


Participating universities

Click here to view the full list of participating universities.


Taking time to chat is important, this is your opportunity to talk to university representatives who may be reading your applications. Use these questions to get your conversation started.

  • What distinguishes you from the other institutions?
  • How many international students are on campus and where do they come from?
  • What is the community around the university like?
  • I’m interested in XYZ field of study. What is this major/programme like at your institution?
  • How do I apply to your school and what are your requirements and deadlines?
  • Do you require standardized tests for admission?
  • Can students take a gap year before enrolling?
  • What are your opportunities for scholarships and financial aid?



Before the Exploration Day opens

  • First, you register. Click the green button on the top right of this page. 
  • View the full list of attending universities.
  • Visit the virtual university booths a week in advance to view resources and determine which you want to talk with when event is live. 
  • Filter your search options by geographic region, institution type, campus size, etc. 
  • Preview a list of on-demand presentations and sessions available in each university booth

When the Exploration Day is open

  • Join the university's Group Video Chat to connect with the representatives face-to-face
  • Your contact information is automatically shared with the university when you enter their virtual booth to view their resources.
  • Don't miss the opportunity to learn more about the university by watching their on-demand presentations and sessions in their virtual booth. 


Download a handy guide about how to get the most out this event. If the PDF doesn't open in your browser, please check your computer's  'downloads' folder.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, we're here and ready to help you. Contact us via email: