Central European Study Abroad Fair, Czech Republic - Winter 2017

25 January 2017 - 26 January 2017

The Gaudeamus Fair is being held annually in the heart of Europe, providing a meeting place for students from Czech and Slovak republic and educators from around the world. The aim of the fair is to create an efficient and cost-effective platform for international student recruitment.


  • Gaudeamus is the annual Central European Education and Study Abroad Exhibition where Czech and other international institutions offer the most of study opportunities for students from central Europe.
  • Gaudeamus is a unique way to provide direct personal contact between students and exhibitors in a pleasant and dynamic atmosphere.
  • Gaudeamus focuses mainly on providing useful information to individual visitors and discussing study opportunities with them.
  • Gaudeamus offers interesting accompanying programs: Exhibitor's presentations, Science for life and Tailor-Made Study Abroad.


  • Domestic: Representation of the Czech tertiary education, including Czech universities, colleges, language schools, higher schools and other educational institutions, ministries and youth information services.
  • Study Abroad: Universities, colleges, educational institutions, language schools and other higher schools from all over the world aiming to promote their education programs and recruit Czech and Slovak students.
  • Lifelong Learning: Offers a wide range of business, technology, language, computer and communication studies, all kinds of daily or evening studies, MBA programs and many more.

Visitor's profile:

  • Senior year high school students with quality background in humanities, science, languages and computers. With strong desire and ability to pursue their further studies abroad in an international environment.
  • Bachelor and master graduates from all fields, with high quality degrees from prestigious Czech universities, looking for further study opportunities and international experience.
  • Lifelong learning applicants, university graduates and working experts looking for post-graduate, MBA and other education possibilities.

Student Market Information:

There are 70 000 – 80 000 high school graduates in the Czech Republic. 40 – 50 % of them visit the Gaudeamus Fairs every year. Czech students have a strong desire to pursue their further studies abroad.

Further Exhibition Information

More information about this leading student recruitment exhibition can be found by selecting the tabs below.

To reserve your place at this international education fair, please select the ‘Prices’ tab and choose the buttons that meet your requirements. Place your purchase in your shopping cart by selecting the ‘Click To Proceed’ button, select ‘checkout’, and fill in your registration details.

What's included as standard

A Standard Equipped Stand includes area rental charge; construction fee – back and side walls 2.5 meters high; a signboard with the name of the institution and booth number; a carpet on the floor of the booth; installation, connection and consumption of electricity for two spotlights of 100 watts for every 6 or 9 m2; two entrance passes for exhibitors to the exhibition grounds and 4 line advert in exhibition catalogue. The allotted exhibition booth includes basic furniture consisting of one table, two chairs and a brochure/leaflet stand.

Configure your participation
Central European Study Abroad Fair, Czech Republic (Prague) - 25-26/01/17


25 Jan 2017 - 26 Jan 2017

Venue address:

PVA Expo Prague
Hall 4
Beranových 667
Czech Republic

Central European Study Abroad Fair, Czech Republic (Prague) - 25-26/01/17
Floor plan


Opening hours for visitors
Date Time
Day 1:
Day 2:
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Access times for exhibitors
Date Time
Set up:
08:00 - 18:00
16:00 - 20:00
Additional activities
Date Time
To be announced: - -


This section identifies the levels and subject areas that are reflected at this fair and for which visitors will have an interest in. This section will help to clarify the types of participants who should attend.

  • Postgraduate (Masters, MBA, LLM, Dip, PhD)
  • Undergraduate (Bachelors)
  • Foundation (Preparatory)
  • Further education & vocational
  • Language learning
  • Professional training
  • Accountancy, finance & insurance
  • Architecture, construction, building & surveying
  • Business, MBA & management
  • Computer science & IT
  • Economics
  • Education & teaching
  • Engineering
  • Health & medicine
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Law & LLM
  • Mathematics
  • Retailing & marketing
  • Science
  • Social science
  • Tourism, leisure & hospitality
  • Visual & creative arts

Use the information provided below to learn more about visitors expected to attend the fair and the proportion of those visitors that are relevant to your offering. Additional information about how the educational exhibition is promoted and visiting agents can be found in the grey box.

Visitors are targeted by:

  • Billboards / Posters / Flyers
  • Cooperation with Educational Institutions
  • Internet
  • Invitations
  • Local / National Press
  • Television / Radio

Visiting Agents

Agents are expected to visit the fair, although no formal activities have been planned for participants to meet them.

Visitors expected to attend:

  • 10000 in Prague

These visitors are expected to look for:

*All figures are estimates provided by the fair organiser. Individual exhibitors may experience different results as the data is based on the event as a whole.

Use the information provided below to learn more about fair exhibitors both past and current. The statistics are based on the last edition of the education fair and aims to give you a demographic of the international exhibitors based on their type and focus. To display a list of past and current exhibitors select the “Click to Display” button below. You can then sort the list based on the criteria most important to you. Additional information about who the education fair is aimed at can be found in the grey box.

Who should attend:
  • Business schools
  • Colleges
  • Education agencies
  • Funding & scholarship providers
  • Gap year organisations
  • Government bodies
  • Hotel management schools
  • Language schools
  • Professional bodies
  • Publishers
  • Student service providers
  • Summer schools
  • Universities

Past exhibitor numbers:

  • 145 in Prague

Past exhibitor statistics:


Now you have decided to join the fair you might want to know some basic information to get you started with your travel plans. Information on hotels is listed below and you can find further country specific details in the grey box.

Applying For Visas

EU passport holders will not require a visa to enter Czech Republic, although you will need a passport. If you do not have an EU passport please check with your local Consulate or Embassy. You might need to apply for a tourist or business visa, although the latter may take much more time to arrange. Visa support is strictly limited to our exhibiting clients. Visa support is NOT provided to visitors.

National Languages


National Currency

Czech Crown (CZK)


Hotel Omega***
KKřídlovická 333/19b 603 00, Brno

Hotel Sharingham***
Vídeňská 223/1 Štýřice, 639 00, Brno

Orea Hotel Voroňež****
Křížkovského 458/47 603 73 Brno

*The hotels listed above are only suggestions and we advise you to carryout additional research to ensure you select the hotels that match your requirements. We cannot take responsibility for the accommodation and service provided by 3rd parties.

I would like to thank the staff at Studycentral for all of their help. In particular Lily who was excellent in relating details to us and then sorting out our booking at late notice and also to Irina who met us in person at the fair and was very helpful. A big thank you for all of your help!

Jamie Simpson, Director