International applicants

Our visits overseas

Edinburgh Global staff regularly travel to support potential international students and partners abroad.

Activities include: representation at fairs and exhibitions; public presentations; offer-holder events; institutional visits; working with our agent network and student consultations.

Upcoming overseas trips
Dates 2018 Country/Region Staff member
13 - 15 January

Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City; British Council MBA and Business event, agent visits, school visits and applicant meetings)

Louise Zeelenberg
16 - 26 January

Thailand (Bangkok; British Council Fair, agent fairs, applicant meetings)

Louise Zeelenberg
22 January USA (Walnut Creek, CA; RACC Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
23 January USA (San Rafael, CA; RACC Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
23 & 24 January Thailand (Chiang Mai; school visits, agent visits and agent fair) Louise Zeelenberg
24 January USA (San Mateo, CA; RACC Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
25 January USA (Campbell, CA: RACC Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
26 January USA (Oakland, CA: Individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
2-9 February Indonesia (Agent fairs and school visits) Jenny Thacker
3-4 February Indonesia (Jakarta; Agent fair) Jenny Thacker
6 February Indonesia (Bandung; Agent fair) Jenny Thacker
6 February USA (Seattle, WA: ARROW Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
6 – 9 February

Sri Lanka (Colombo; School visits, Alumni Event and Individual Appointments)

Harish Lokhun
7 February 

India (Chennai; Agent visits and Individual Appointments only)

Harish Lokhun
7 February USA (Portland, Oregon: ARROW Counsellor Lunches and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
12 - 16 February

Turkey (Istanbul; School visits, Agent visits, Individual Appointments and Eurasia Higher Education Summit)

Harish Lokhun
14 - 15 February

India (Ahmedabad; School visits and individual appointments available)

Arti Mishra
16 February India (Surat; The Study UK Day at Auro University and individual appointments available) Arti Mishra
17 - 20 February  Lebanon (Beirut (Global Study UK Agent fair only) Harish Lokhun
23 - 25 February Singapore (Agent Fairs, individual appointments) Louise Zeelenberg
26 - 28 February Brunei (Bandar Seri Begawan; school visits, agent visits, individual appointments) Louise Zeelenberg
28 February Canada (Toronto; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
1 March USA (Boston; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
2 - 5 March Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur; agent visits, Individual appointments) Louise Zeelenberg
6 - 10 March Malaysia (Penang; British Council Education Fair, school visits, agent visits, individual appointments) Louise Zeelenberg
3 March USA (New York City; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
4 March USA (Washington DC; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
5 March USA (Chicago; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
6 March USA (Seattle; Applicant Information Session) Shannon Hersage
6 March USA (Atlanta; Applicant Information Session) Scott McQuarrie
7 March USA (Denver; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
7 March Canada (Vancouver; Applicant Information Session) Shannon Hersage
7 March USA (Boca Raton; Applicant Information Session) Scott McQuarrie
8 March USA (Portland; Applicant Information Session) Shannon Hersage
8 March Canada (Calgary; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley
10 March USA (Los Angeles; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley & Shannon Hersage
11 March

USA (San Francisco; Applicant Information Session)

Tessa Birley & Shannon Hersage
13 March USA (San Diego; Applicant Information Session) Tessa Birley & Shannon Hersage
14 March USA (Houston; Applicant Information Session) Shannon Hersage
9 April – 13 April USA (Texas- Austin & Houston: College Fairs and individual appointments available) Wendy Magowan
17 - 21 April USA (Virginia, Maryland & Washington, D.C: College Fairs and individual appointments available) Lizzie Mann
22 April Canada (Vancouver, B.C.; Individual appointments available) Carla McShane
22 - 26 April USA (Honolulu; NACAC fair(24), school visits and individual appointments available) Shannon Hersage
23 April Canada (Vancouver, B.C.; Canadian Independent School Counsellor (CISC) and individual appointment available) Carla McShane
24 April Canada (Vancouver, B.C.; Counsellor Breakfast and individual appointments available) Carla McShane
24 April – 3 May USA (New York City; College Fairs and individual appointments available) Amanda Lund
25 April Canada (Vancouver, B.C.; -visit to UBC and individual appointments available Carla McShane

Contact us

If you would like to contact us about any of these trips, please click on the links below.

Please contact Edinburgh Global, unless you're enquiring about a trip to an EU country.

Contact Edinburgh Global 

Please contact Student Recruitment and Admissions (SRA) about trips to EU countries.

Contact Student Recruitment and Admissions (SRA)