Damascus, - With the participation of 44 academic and scientific institutions and bodies, the 2nd education and training exhibition kicked off at Damascus-based Dama Rose Hotel on Sunday.
The event is organized by Masarat Company for Exhibitions and Conferences, in cooperation with Ministry of Higher Education and the Syrian Private University under the sponsorship of Syriatel Mobile Telecom.
The three-day exhibition provides 250 scholarships by training institutes, discounts up to 25% offered by private universities, diverse job opportunities for youth and workshops to introduce secondary school students with university life, preparatory year, admission and registration mechanisms.
Director General of Masarat Company, Anas Zabian, underlined the wide participation of governmental universities and institutes of higher education in this event which will constitute a platform for Syrian university students' inventions and scientific centers' latest researches.
Nawar Ibrahim, from Media Department at Syriatel Company, said that the company's participation aims at supporting youth and help them decide the specialization they want to attend at the university.
The National Union of Syrian Students, Damascus University, the Syrian Virtual University, the universities of Hama, Tartous and Aleppo, the National Commission for Biotechnology, the Measurement and Evaluation Center, the Higher Institute of Business Administration, the National Institute of General Management are among other governmental and private universities and training centers which participate in this event.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency