The recent hike in Virtual Campus tours

The COVID – 19 may have pushed the plans of young international students a little behind, but it has not stopped them from dreaming about studying abroad. Several universities across the world have been trying everything in their power to introduce new initiatives that would benefit international students, to make their dream a reality. One such brilliant idea is the implementation of Virtual Campus tours.

Although the Virtual campus tours have been in the market for a long time, their popularity has hiked largely since the onset of COVID – 19 outbreak. Young aspiring students have been actively researching their favourite universities which resulted in indications of a spike in traffic for virtual campus tours. These tours offer students the opportunity to experience the ambience, learn more about the universities and make them feel connected. Students who have been accepted from international universities but unable to start life on campus have been both eager and excited to check out their future home.

With everything being virtual for the time being amid lockdown, these virtual campus tours seem to enlighten the spirits and foster the enthusiasm of the students, feel educational experts across the world who’re not surprised about the rise in the utilization of Virtual Campus tours.

SOURCE: https://monitor.icef.com/2020/04/virtual-campus-tours-take-on-new-importance-during-travel-restrictions/