The aim of the second Alba Regia Higher Education Expo was to draw the attention of secondary school students to the local dual trainings in 2017, when 9 BSc and 1 MSc dual courses will be started in the following universities in Székesfehérvár: Alba Regia Technical Faculty of Óbuda University, Corvinus University, Kodolányi János University. Almost 50 contracted companies provide practical training sites for dual training.
Székesfehérvár is one of the most developed economic region of the country ensuring dual training places for 215 students from September 2017. At the Alba Regia Higher Education Expo the universities and their business partners concerned introduced themselves at their booths providing direct information about entrance examination procedures, company requirements, new technologies and recent news.
Éva Brájer, vice mayor of Székesfehérvár encouraged secondary school students to visit the booths, enquire about the possibilities and take their future in their hands. She emphasized that for the technological change of the future a new and exciting way of view is needed.
Prof. Zoltán Szántó, educational vice dean of Corvinus University Budapest emphasized that Székesfehérvár is regarded a place of high priority in dual BSc training. He was grateful for the self government and for the partner institutions for getting a foothold in the field of social and economic studies in the town.
László Tamás Vizi PhD from Kodolányi János University advised secondary school students to examine their talents and synchronize them with their aims.
József Gáti PhD, general vice-rector of Óbuda University highlighted the 100 dual training positions in 2017 and expressed his hope that the students present would join the dual program of the university as well.
There were more than 25 booths at the Alba Regia Sports Center during the Expo. Not only the representatives of the universities but their business partners in dual education offered their advice and information in orientation towards higher education and dual training.