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Network and Connect at the Global Education Fair

SRM University-AP offers students a wide range of opportunities to explore the world of global education. The Directorate of International Relations & Higher Studies is organising a “Global Education Fair” on April 19, 2024, for students to connect with representatives from US, UK, Canada, Australia and other universities around the world. The Fair is a golden opportunity to discover a wide range of programmes in various fields, get personalised advice on admissions, scholarships, and visas, and learn about exciting career opportunities after graduation.

Global Education Fairs are key to broadening the horizons and revealing new study destinations and academic paths. Students can connect with university representatives to clear their doubts and get valuable insights into a diverse range of disciplines, admissions, scholarships, student life, etc. Students can also evaluate different universities and programmes directly by comparing factors like curriculum, faculty, campus life, and costs.

Don’t miss this chance to take a step towards your international education journey!


April 19
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Decoding the 5-step Process to Land in Your Dream US University


The Directorate of International Relations & Higher Studies provides diligent assistance and guidance to students throughout each of these steps until they successfully embark on their higher education journey in the U.S. is conducting a Basic Orientation for the students of SRM AP on Study Abroad Opportunities in USA on April 16, 2024. The talk “Navigating the US University Application Process”, delivered by the Education USA Team, will cover the comprehensive 5-step process for students aspiring to study in the US:-

  • The right pathway to apply to a University in the U.S.
  • Factors to consider when shortlisting U.S. universities
  • Key components and timeline of the application process

The session is designed to provide valuable insights into an application process and to equip both students and faculty with a clear understanding of the 5-step process for applying to US universities. The talk will benefit all students who want to pursue their Master’s abroad.

Join the session now!


April 16
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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STEM programs in USA: Hear from John Hopkins Delegate

Are you exploring opportunities for Higher Education and STEM Programs abroad?

Get your answers at the “Navigating Higher Education and STEM Programs in the US with Johns Hopkins Carey Business School” session organised by the Directorate of International Relations & Higher Studies on April 10, 2024. Hear from Mr Shreyas Pardesi, Program Associate, Global Collaborations, deliver an insightful talk on scholarships available for students to study abroad, tips on essay writing (SOP) or CV building and strategies on building a winning application.

The webinar will cover the following topics:-

  • Benefits of STEM-designated programs/jobs in the US
  • Overview of the job market in the US
  • How to build a strong application
  • Various scholarship opportunities for international students
  • Strategies for Building a Winning Application by JHU Carey Business School
  • Charting Your Study Abroad Journey: Insights from Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Join now and give wings to your global dreams!


April 10
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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International Education Fair 2024

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Gain a fresh perspective on your field of study and explore new academic pathways! The Directorate of International Relations and Higher Studies is organising an International Education Fair on March 20, 2024, for students to connect with university representatives, admissions officers, and program directors, uncover a diverse range of programmes, and discover scholarship opportunities and financial aid programs that can help make their international education a reality.

This is a golden opportunity to experience a taste of different cultures through interactive booths and cultural presentations, network with international students and faculty and broaden your academic horizons.

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March 20
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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ISB Orientation Session for MBA Aspirants by Mr Arun Prakash

The Department of International Relations and Higher Studies (IR&HS) is organising a seminar on “ISB Orientation Session for MBA Aspirants” on February 26, 2024. The seminar is aimed at pre-final or final-year undergraduate and postgraduate students who want to equip themselves with multidisciplinary perspectives, thinking skills, and research tools before they begin their Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management.

The seminar aims to provide valuable insights to students who are exploring different career goals and considering admission to B-schools. The seminar will delve into various aspects of the decision-making process, including the benefits and drawbacks of choosing a one-year MBA versus a traditional two-year programme, the differences between a Master’s in Management (MIM) and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), and the key distinctions between global business schools and regular business schools. Additionally, the seminar will also explore the possibilities of pursuing an MBA in India versus an MBA abroad, the merits of a full-time MBA versus an executive MBA, and offer guidance on how to shortlist the best options based on individual career aspirations. Attendees can expect to gain clarity and a deeper understanding of the nuances of each option, enabling them to make an informed decision about their future career path.

About the Speaker

Mr Arun Prakash is a higher education Marketing Professional. He leads the Young Leaders Programme at the Indian School of Business. He has rich experience working in top brands like, Butterfly Appliances, Eenadu and served in premier educational institutions in various managerial roles. His area of interest lies in Career Counselling, Marketing Strategy, Branding, Digital Marketing, Admissions, Outreach, Students’ Life, and Alumni Relations.

Come join us and be a part of this invigorating session!


February 26
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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  • Guidance on Preparation of LOR and SOP February 19, 2022

    Your journey of overseas education often hinges on the impact of your Statement of Purpose (SOP) and the influence of your Letter of Recommendation(LOR). Without proper guidance on preparation of LOR and SOP students often stumble during the process of composing a draft of required documents as they are at a loss to figure out what exactly they wish to drive across using these documents. However, with the right guidance and assistance, drafting an LOR and SOP becomes a piece of cake.

    The office of International Relations and Higher Studies at SRM University-AP is organising a session with Mr Avinash Darla as part of the Higher Education Series to educate students on framing the LOR and SOP documents. This session will help you confidently present yourself and your capabilities while seeking entry for higher studies in any reputable institution. Join the webinar and learn how to deliver your best in every application that you sent.

    Date: February 22, 2022

    Time: 3.00 PM to 4.00 PM IST

    About the Speaker

    Mr Avinash Darla is the Branch Manager of IDP Education, India. He has 11+ years of experience in the Education Industry- Training, Overseas & Domestic Education. He has served as the Business Head of Abroad Avenue, Branch Manager of Akash Education Pvt Ltd, State Head of Fliplearn Education India, etc. He has also received multiple certifications from esteemed organisations like Qualified Education Agent Certification – PIER International, Australia; Study & Live in UK Certification – British Council & Future Learn; Business Strategies Education & Development- University of Hertfordshire, UK and many more.

    Become a part of the session to make your application process hassle-free with impactful LOR and SOP.

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  • How to apply for May/Sept intake of foreign universities February 10, 2022

    Intake to universitiesUnderstanding the application process for universities and colleges outside of India can be difficult because it differs significantly from those of Indian institutes.

    The office of International Relations and Higher Studies at SRM University-AP is organising a session with international education experts as a part of the Higher Studies Series. Ms Lella Indira, Mr Srikanth Buddi and Ms Iram Naaz will enlighten the students on the topic “How to apply for May/Sept Intake?”.

    It’s natural to be unsure about where to begin your application process. So, if you’re applying for the subsequent intakes, join this informative session on February 14, 2022, at 10.00 am.

    Speakers’ Profile:

    Lella Indira: She is a certified Canada destination expert with overall 6 yrs of Canada destination experience.

    Srikanth Buddi: He is a certified destination expert with overall more than 6 yrs of UK destination expert. He has completed his masters in the UK and is currently working in the capacity of Assistant Manager-UK for four years.

    Iram Naaz: She is a certified destination expert with overall 3 years of experience. She has been working as a USA Counselor for two years.

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  • Choose from endless study options at Higher Education Fair February 7, 2022

    Higher Education Fair

    Now that you’ve realised how valuable international education is through various activities organised by the International Relations and Higher Studies Office, the next step is to figure out how to get it.

    We at the Office of International Relations and Higher Studies can assist you in navigating the different options available and guiding you through the entire study abroad process.

    You are invited to actively participate in the International Higher Education Fair on 3-5 March 2022.

    Our vast network of partner universities offers a diverse range of study programmes and accommodates admission criteria, allowing students of any educational background to participate in a programme that suits them.

    The purpose of the fair is to give students a thorough image of the many study places and programmes available to them. A highly experienced professional expert advisor/university representative will be present at each meeting room of the fair to assist you with your questions.

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    List of the Universities:
    The University of New Orleans, University of Waikato, The University of Manchester, University of Canterbury, Webster University, The University of Melbourne, University College London, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Liberty, University Canada West, The University of Newcastle, The University of Sheffield, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU), Freie Universität Berlin, Taylor’s University, University College Dublin, Concordia University, Florida Polytechnic University, University of South Alabama, Deakin University, La Trobe University, University of Technology Sydney, Victoria University of Wellington, TU Berlin, Tzu Chi University, Cranfield University, Westford University College

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  • Virtual open house to learn about opportunities abroad! February 4, 2022

    open houseThe International Relations and Higher Studies Office is organising a virtual Open House Session on February 16, 2022, from 11.30 am to 1.00 pm for all the students of SRM University-AP.

    Topics to be covered in the session:

    Semester Exchange Programmes
    Higher Studies Abroad
    International Internships
    Scholarships, and many more!

    The programme will give an introduction and orientation to the students on the various activities initiated by the Office of International Relations Higher Studies. Learn about universities, applications, scholarships and more for STEM, Liberal Arts and Business Management courses.

    All are invited to join the session on February 16, 2022, at 11.30 am.

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  • “Switch On Your Creativity”- Logo and Short Video Contest January 31, 2022

    Logo contest

    Office of International Relations and Higher Studies announces Logo and Short Video Contest – “Switch On Your Creativity “ on the theme of Indian Heritage and Culture.

    Creative minds may submit/share a short video that summarises, interprets and expresses the rich culture and heritage of Indian arts, music, dance and lifestyle. A logo that reflects the same idea is also invited. Submit/Share your ideas/work to

    Winners will be awarded cash prizes worth Rs. 5000/- and certificates.

    Logo First Prize: Rs.1500/-
    Logo Second Prize: Rs. 1000/-
    Logo Third Prize: Rs.500/-

    Video First Prize: Rs. 2500/-
    Video Second Prize: Rs.1500/-
    Video Third Prize: Rs.1000/-

    India is known around the world for its philosophy, culture, and traditions. And here is an opportunity to showcase/brush up on your knowledge of ancient India.

    Only the finest creatives will be considered

    Click here for Registration

    Last Date for Submission:- February 05, 2022

    Results will be announced on:- February 07, 2022

    PS: You may submit your ideas/work to

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  • Learn how international studies can enhance career opportunities January 11, 2022

    International studies can enhance career opportunitiesStudying abroad enhances employment chances in a variety of ways, simply put, it expands your horizons by taking you out of your comfort zone. In the Higher Studies Series “How international study can enhance career opportunities”, organised by the Office of International Relations and Higher Studies, Ms Deepti Jandial, Consultant and Behavioral Skills Facilitator, will present fresh and intriguing career opportunities of studying abroad. Interested participants can join this informative session on January 19, 2022, at 11.00 am.

    Employers seek out people who have studied abroad because they realise they have something to give that others do not – the desire to complete higher education, the courage to attempt new things, and the confidence to do so. The lecture will be a comprehensive guide to why you should consider studying abroad and how you should.

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Ms Deepti Jandial

    Consultant, Behavioral Skills Facilitator, Executive Life Coach & Psychometric Assessor.
    Academic Background:-
    Masters in Business Administration Masters in Commerce
    Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations
    Certified International Baccalaureate Faculty from Singapore in Business and Management
    Neuro-Linguistic Programming Practitioner
    Certified Practitioner for PRISM Brain Mapping
    Certified Executive Coach from Results Coaching Systems – Neuro Leadership Group – USA Certified Assessor for Emotional Intelligence ( EI 2.0 )

    Tune in to this interesting, new, and exciting session on January 19, 2022, at 11.00 am.

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  • Innovation for sustainable smart solutions January 6, 2022

    Speakers from across the globe are invited for the International Lecture Series organised by the Office of International Relations and Higher Studies, SRM University-AP. The latest session of the series aims to provide insight into how new technological developments are changing the face of society. Mr Werner Fischer, Sustainable Development Consultant, will engage the participants on the topic “Innovation for Sustainable Smart Solutions” on January 10, 2022, at 11.30 am.

    The lecture aims to provide a multidisciplinary approach to environmental studies, urban planning, and development. Focus on inventive technical developments is essential for the establishment of sustainable green societies. Such conversations with experts intend to challenge academic norms, examine established knowledge-power relationships, and shine a light on issues of equality, equity, diversity, and inclusion.

    Speaker’s Profile:

    Mr Werner Fischer, Sustainable Development Consultant
    Co-Author of “How to Create Smart Villages” book
    Advisor at
    Advisor at UC Berkeley-led private-public sector, Rebuilding India Initiative.
    Worked as a Director of research for the Smart Village Movement in India
    BSc in Business Studies and Economics from the University of Konstanz
    MSc in Technology Management (M.Sc.) from the Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany
    Business Studies at University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

    All are invited to join the session on January 10, 2022, at 11.30 am.

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  • Higher education abroad might be easier than you think December 23, 2021

    higher education abroadDo you dream about studying at a high-ranking university abroad?

    The Department of International Relations has arranged an exciting session to help you realize your higher education abroad dreams. From the land of the Northern Lights, Uppsala University (Sweden) brings you an insight into the opportunities available at one of the most reputed institutes in the world.

    Mansi Harish Ved, master student in Cell and Molecular Biology, will join us from Uppsala University and share her experience to help others pursue their studying abroad dream.

    Join the webinar on January 06, 2022, at 3.00 pm IST and see what your life at Uppsala University could look like. This session might be the ticket to your dreams of receiving higher education abroad.

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  • Semester Abroad Programme at James Cook University, Singapore November 24, 2021

    Study abroadDiscover top universities from around the world in the free virtual events organised by the Office of International Relations and Higher Studies, SRM University-AP! This time, we are organising an online awareness programme with one of our partner universities James Cook University (JCU), Singapore. Official representatives from JCU will do presentations on the Semester Abroad Programme offered to the students of SRM University-AP on November 29, 2021, at 11.30 am (IST).

    Studying at the Singapore campus of James Cook University allows exploring the rest of Asia along with their high-quality Australian education. The Semester Abroad Programme enables students to learn for 1 or 2 Trimesters (4 or 8 months), earning credits towards their home institution degree. As a Semester Abroad student at James Cook University, our students will be able to choose subjects from a wide range of study areas that will add value to their degree and broaden their experience.

    From networking sessions to university fairs to seminars and panels, the Office of International Relations and Higher Studies is the ultimate way to find your way to study abroad! Stay tuned to this awareness programme on November 29, 2021, at 11.30 am (IST).

    Register here!

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  • Higher education awareness series-4 October 6, 2021

    Higher EducationTo raise awareness among students about the lack of recognition of higher education opportunities abroad, there will be a Question and Answers session for all pre-final and final year students on 08 October 2021, at 5.30 pm.

    The Office of International Relations and Higher Studies launched the Higher Education Awareness and Information Series for experts in academia to share and discuss things that students need to know about higher education in foreign countries. All students are advised to attend the session with relevant concerns and queries related to pursuing studies in reputed universities abroad.

    International Relations and Higher Studies department ensure that all students and faculty on campus are supported and assisted in gaining access to resources in order to achieve the vision and mission of SRM University-AP in becoming a multidisciplinary Global University, which includes but is not limited to collaborations, inbound and outbound exchanges, courses, outreach events, and programmes.

    Hence, to get your doubts clarified, you are invited to join this exciting webinar titled Higher Education Awareness and Information Series – 4 on 8 October 2021 at 5:30 pm!

    Here’s the link to join the session!

    For any questions/concerns please write to:

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