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ICEF Higher Education

Returning this year as a hybrid event from 10-12 September 2022. This agent networking event is focused on the needs of the international higher education sector, with in-person delegates meeting in Barcelona.

ICEF Higher Education, Barcelona


Student advising and planning for medical studies abroad

Guest Philippe Van Hecke, from the SABA University School of Medicine, joins host Martijn van de Veen and ICEF Monitor's Editor in chief Craig Riggs to discuss international students in health studies

ICEF podcast July 2002


ICEF Berlin Digital Day

A new, one-day networking conference to inform and update international education professionals on the latest technologies and digital tools available to them. Join us on November 02, 2022.

ICEF Berlin Digital Day


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.