Featured - Africa


ICEF Virtual Africa

ICEF Virtual Africa returns from July 12 - 14, as an event focused on the needs of international educators interested in recruiting students from this dynamic and vibrant continent.

ICEF Virtual Africa


Study destinations Australia and New Zealand back in the game: Live from ICEF ANZA

As we are gradually coming out of the pandemic and borders are reopening, this session aims to discuss what the future of international education looks like for both study destinations.

ICEF Podcast - June, Adelaide, 2022


Easily identify and verify
first-rate agencies

Upgraded ICEF agent accreditation makes it easier for educators and students to find and verify the best education agents to work with.

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Welcome to ICEF

We are the global market leaders in business-to-business networking events and services for the international education sector.

Through our unrivalled global programme of online and in-person networking events, support for education agents and market intelligence services, we facilitate outstanding international student experiences.

For over 30 years, we have been bringing together education institutions, carefully chosen student recruitment agents and providers of other services for the international education industry with the simple aim of improving international student mobility.

Why work with ICEF?

In a world with tightening budgets, higher education institutions are coming under growing pressure to get the most out of their marketing budgets as they seek to meet ambitious student recruitment targets. Why then do so many universities and colleges put ICEF at the core of their student recruitment strategies?

Training for education agents

International student recruitment agencies play a vital role in international education, connecting education institutions with students around the world. We offer high-quality professional development to keep education agencies informed about immigration requirements, course entry standards, and student support expectations around the world.


Upcoming Events

To find out more about our upcoming events for international education professionals from around the world, click on the links below.

Market Intelligence

ICEF Monitor is the leading source of market intelligence for the international student recruitment industry. Read about the latest issues affecting the sector and learn about emerging trends with ICEF Monitor.