UKEAS is founded with the goal of offering a free service to students applying to study in the UK. With its innovative service, UKEAS in collaboration with its university and school partners assists in increasing the number of students going to study in the UK.
The first offices open in Taipei and Taichung in Taiwan. Now with nine offices in cities across Taiwan, UKEAS is Taiwan’s leading study abroad agency.
UKEAS starts helping students apply for university scholarships. From this time to the present day UKEAS has helped thousands of students gain scholarships worldwide.
UKEAS organises the first ever UK education exhibition in Taiwan outside Taipei. The event was held in Taichung and was a tremendous success. The event sets the stage for UKEAS offering leading education events worldwide. UKEAS exhibitions now take place in 8 countries around the world.
UKEAS Kaohsiung office opens.
UKEAS teams up with the British Council to organise the biggest ever education exhibition in Taichung with more than 100 institutions attending.
UKEAS Tainan office opens.
UKEAS UK office opens in Oxfordshire. Our UK office assists students currently studying in the UK looking to continue their studies and UKEAS students enrolled at UK boarding schools & universities who are in need of additional assistance.
UKEAS Taipei moves to new premises enabling our first IELTS school in Taiwan to open.
In collaboration with local partners, ISC-UKEAS opens its first office in Vietnam. Now with three offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, ISC-UKEAS assists nearly 500 students a year to enroll at overseas universities.
After the devastating Indian Ocean tsunami, UKEAS builds a pre-school in south-eastern Sri Lanka.
The first UKEAS office in Nigeria opens in Ikeja, Lagos. Now with seven offices across the country, UKEAS is the leading education agency in the country with over 1500 students per year receiving assistance from our expert counselling teams.
UKEAS Manila office opens. Through our office in Makati, UKEAS is now the leading education agency in the Philippines for UK-bound students.
UKEAS launches its social media presence. Working with Facebook, our photography competition sends the winner to Paris for a 3 day trip.
Study World, our global education exhibition brand, launches in Taiwan. Tens of thousands of students have since attended our StudyWorld events meeting hundreds of university representatives.
UKEAS launches in Ghana. With offices in Accra and Kumasi, we now help over 400 students per year enroll at overseas universities.
In Taiwan, UKEAS co-organises our first career fair for graduating UKEAS students alongside the British Chamber of Commerce, Taipei (BCCT). Now an annual event attracting hundreds of recent graduates and top international companies, UKEAS has extended its service to help with careers as well as university guidance.
UKEAS acquires Mentor International, a leading education agency based in Bangkok, Thailand. Mentor launched its services in 1986 and continues to be a leading voice in education advisory in the Kingdom.
Our first UKEAS Malaysia office opens in Kota Kinabalu. Now with offices in Kota Kinabalu and Kuching, UKEAS is a leader in education advisory for East Malaysian students.
UKEAS embarks on a major upgrade of our technology doubling our IT team and setting out on our journey to provide a tech platform to bring together students, counsellors and universities.
Covid-19 pushes UKEAS to deliver a record number of events – online! Plans to extend our destination mix to Australia are accelerated as we offer ANU Week – our first Australia-focused recruitment event.
Later in the year, our New Delhi office opens in India. Our first South Asian office.