Twelve of Canada’s elite universities are coming to Kuwait, on Monday 9 February 2015, to hold an information session on Canada as a destination for higher education. The delegation is led by Ms. Daralyn Auld of Trent University, and assisted by Ms. Jennifer Peterman of McGill University. The group’s visit to Kuwait is part of a larger initiative which will take them to Jordan Qatar, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates. The tour is being organized by the Canadian Higher Education Committee under the aegis of Council of International Schools (CIS). It is Council’s twelfth consecutive Canadian tour to visit Kuwait.
The tour is of special interest to senior secondary students who exhibit strong academic standing, as well as to their parents. The schedule includes school visits, information sessions, and opportunities to interact with school guidance counsellors.