AETEX kicked off in 2013 focusing on highlighting the best education options for the citizens of Ajman in compliance with the forward –looking and futuristic vision of HH Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi , Member of the Supreme Council , The Ruler of Ajman who mentioned in the opening speech of the event in 2014 that: Education is a Humanitarian Value , making AETEX the platform for showcasing the best institutions and a place where these institutions compete to offer the state-of-the-art academic programs for the students of Ajman.
AETEX came as a result of the sincere and credible efforts made by Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry to achieve Ajman government plans which aims at consolidating the emirate’s position as the new educational hub where both students and parents can meet with the best educational institutions including schools , universities , language centers and educational solution providers .
The Exhibition achieved, in its 2015 & 2016 editions, a remarkable success by attracting more than 65 international educational institutions to participate and more than 3500 students from Ajman, Ras Al Khaima, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah making the event one of the most successful educational exhibitions in the region especially with a variety of nationalities who live in Ajman from Arab and foreign countries. The participants managed to meet and interact with both local students ( UAE Citizens) and other expats from about 10 countries ( Egypt , Palestine , Jordan , Syria , Lebanon , Libya , Morocco, Algeria , Oman and Bahrain , India , Pakistan and others ).
AETEX provides the best higher education opportunities and is regarded as the most appropriate platform for leading universities and educational institutions to compete in offering the latest educational programs for students from Ajman and UAE as well.
Although the exhibition was launched for the first time only 4 years back but it recorded a major success leading it to become the top educational and academic event and the leading international higher education exhibition in the region thanks to the variety of visitors and the associated special media campaign.