Free Study Abroad Counselling
Planning a better future? Build it by studying overseas with IDP.
IDP Education is a global leader in international student placement and co-owner of IELTS (International English Language Testing System). We help students study in English speaking countries such as Australia, UK, USA, New Zealand and Canada. Our extensive network of approachable experts helps you identify and secure the right university or school. We’ve been doing it for over 50 years creating a huge network of opportunity with offices in 32 countries.
All our counselling sessions are free, and our experienced counsellors help you with the university and course selection, application procedure, offer letters, visa process and pre-departure briefings. We connect you with people, services and employers so you can pursue your journey with clarity and confidence, and have helped more than 400,000 students find the right course. So, if you are a student aiming to study overseas, we can help turn your ambition into action.
What’s the procedure?
Walk in to our IDP Colombo office or book an appointment online. On the day of appointment, bring your wish list and course preferences as a starting point. Your IDP counsellor will discuss with you in detail, your education background, preferences and budget to help ascertain your possibilities in potential universities. With IDP’s support, you will receive:
• Unbiased and expert counselling via personal interview
• Shortlisting of potential schools and universities
• Assistance in application submission
• Guidance in writing Statement of Purpose (SOP)
• Registration for IELTS
• Guidance on available scholarships and how to apply
• Guidance on offer letters
• Assistance in visa application
• Regular follow-up and support in person, call or mail
• Pre-departure briefing once you’ve received your visa
• Welcome events in study country
Our counsellors are professionally certified and many have been international students themselves. Your assigned counsellor will work through all the big and small details to ensure the best possible fit between you, your future university and your area of study.
How can I book an appointment?
You may either call us on +94 11 77 11 888, Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 5.00 pm or walk in to our office in Colombo. You may also book an appointment online here. Come see us – It’s free!