ICEF Dubai • February 14 - 16 2024, UAE
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Increase your student recruitment from the Middle East and North Africa

ICEF Dubai returns in 2024, from 12-14 February, enabling educators and service providers from around the world to meet with ICEF-screened agents specialising in student recruitment for the MENA region.

This important and diverse region with populations skewed to a younger demographic presents a huge opportunity for the international education industry – with demand from 16+ countries including: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

Meeting schedule & Seminar programme

You can build your own personalised schedule of up to 38 on-to-one meetings with existing and potential partners.

Enjoy a programme of live seminars, presentations and panel discussions, featuring experts from across the industry. Taking place on the opening day, this is a unique opportunity to gain up-to-date information and news on the latest market trends and issues currently affecting the MENA region.

Apart from your scheduled meetings, coffee breaks and evening receptions provide ample opportunity to enjoy informal networking opportunities.


Who goes to ICEF Dubai?

The educator delegates who join ICEF Dubai recognise the huge potential of the MENA region with large youthful populations and a number of high net worth countries. They come to this event to maintain existing regional contacts and to develop new partnerships with student recruitment agents who have been pre-screened by ICEF, to ensure professional quality.

Whether you represent an educational institution looking to raise your profile in this part of the world, a student recruitment agency representing students from the Middle East or North Africa, or a service provider aiming to bring your offer to an eager market, ICEF Dubai is a ‘must-attend’ networking event for your 2024 calendar.

Pricing & Registration

For education representatives, service providers, cultural exchange and work & travel professionals costs start from just €4,950 per organisation.

Student recruitment agents who have successfully completed ICEF’s rigorous screening process are invited to apply to attend.


2023 Event Statistics

  1. Saudi Arabia
  2. United Arab Emirates
  3. Iran
  4. Egypt
  5. Jordan

228 agents from 17 countries

Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

  1. United Kingdom
  2. Canada
  3. USA
  4. Spain
  5. Turkey