15:30 – 16:25 | Exploring effective strategies for student recruitment from Sub-Saharan Africa | Mauritius • Ghana • South Africa • Senegal

🎤 Panelists

Christopher David, Founder and Managing Director, Reachout Global
Dr Owusu Boakye, CEO, TopTier Study Abroad Consult
Oluwaseun Odeyemi, Student Recruitment Manager, Go Etudier
Birane Cissokho, CEO, Social Connexion Consulting
Landry Niagne (Moderator), Agent Relations Manager, ICEF

📝 Description

This session will provide an update and insights on student recruitment from four important Sub-Saharan student source markets: Mauritius, Ghana, South Africa and Senegal. We’ll highlight the most effective recruitment strategies for each country and discuss best practices when it comes to marketing and outreach, as well as advice on how to cultivate relationships with educational agents and other key stakeholders in each country.

In addition, we’ll look at the unique challenges faced by recruiters, including a discussion on visa and immigration regulations, as well as cultural, economic, and political factors that may influence the recruitment process. Finally, the audience will have the opportunity to ask questions and get advice from the panelists.