EducationUSA Events & Outreach

Ninth South Asia Tour Welcomes 18 U.S. University Representatives to Pakistan

Eighteen U.S. university representatives visited 24 higher educational institutes in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad, as part of South Asia Tour 2016. The biannual tour – hosted in the fall and spring each year –  is an opportunity for prospective Pakistani applicants to meet with American university and college administrators. Approximately ...
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IEW 2016 Highlights Students, Educators and U.S. Alumni

International Education Week 2016 (IEW) brought students, educators and alumni together to celebrate the benefits of international education and cultural exchange through a series of events and activities hosted across the cities of Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi. EducationUSA Advising Centers at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) marked ...
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Career Pathways – Paving Their Way to a U.S. Education!

I always thought that I wanted to be a business major but this tour really changed my perspective. I don’t have to choose my major right away. I have the option of taking my time to figure this out in the first two years of my undergraduate degree. Abdul Bari ...
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Competitive College Club Sends Pakistani Students to Top U.S. Colleges

Guess what Khizrah Naveed and Saad Malik have in common? They’re ALL in the top 10 percent of their class at school and will soon be heading to U.S. colleges and universities, thanks to the Competitive College Club (CCC) program organized by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in ...
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EdUSA Competitive College Club Member: Khizrah Naveed

A graduate of Lahore Grammar School, Khizrah Naveed currently studies at UPENN where she hopes to major in either Chemistry, Math or Economics. Here’s what she had to say about the Competitive College Club (CCC) program and how it has helped her get into a top U.S. university. How has ...
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EdUSA Competitive College Club Member: Saad Malik

Although I do not have to declare my major until the beginning of junior year, my intended major as of now is Economics. It is a subject of interest to me because it involves rigorous reasoning backed by the mathematical analysis of data. Mohammad Saad Malik Heading to Princeton to ...
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8.5% Rise in Number of Pakistani Students Studying in the U.S.

70 students who will study at American colleges and universities starting this fall attended a pre-departure orientation in Islamabad hosted by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP). Similar orientation sessions were held in Lahore and Karachi for a total of 188 students. The students will be ...
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Mama’s Little Angel

Earlier this year, we ran a creative writing contest for young writers between the ages of 16 and 19. It gave us the opportunity to read through hundreds of excellent submissions received from all across the country. Presented here is the first-prize winner’s story, Rida Fatima Virk is currently studying ...
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Counselors Tour 2016

Seventeen Pakistani secondary school counselors recently completed a two-week professional development tour in California and Arizona organized by EducationUSA at the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP).  Participants gathered information to effectively advise Pakistani students about higher education in the United States through meetings with U.S. university admissions officials ...
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