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ICEF San Diego

This popular event returns in December, bringing educators and service providers together with hundreds of agents from the world’s largest sources of overseas students planning to study in the US, Canada and the rest of the Americas.

ICEF Berlin 2022


ICEF Insights Magazine

The annual must-read for our industry, with ideas and strategies to boost your international student recruitment.
ICEF Insights magazine 2022
Guest Speaker


Be a guest speaker at an ICEF B2B international education event, webinar or podcast

Become a member of our pool of experts - take part in panel-discussions and stage presentations, present your ideas and expertise to an audience of your peers

Be a guest speaker with ICEF
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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.