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Global Education to Hold Annual General Meeting on December 12, 2011

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BEIJING, Nov. 3, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Education & Technology Group Limited (Nasdaq: GEDU) ("Global Education" or the "Company"), the largest test preparation provider for the International English Language Testing System ("IELTS") and a leading provider of educational courses and related services in China, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders on December 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. (local time), at the Company's offices at 9F Tower D, Beijing New Logo, A18 Zhongguancun South Street, Haidian District, Beijing, PRC.

Shareholders registered in the register of members at the close of business on October 28, 2011 are entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the annual general meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.

The notice of the annual general meeting and related proxy statement materials are available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at http://ir.globaleducation.cn. The two proposals include 1) Re-election of Mr. Gary Xinzhong Xu as a class A director of the Company; and 2) Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian CAPs Limited Company as the Company's independent auditor for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011.

The Company has filed its annual report on Form 20-F, including its audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Global Education's Form 20-F can be accessed on the above-mentioned website, as well as on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov.

Shareholders may request a hard copy of the Company's annual report, free of charge, by contacting Rita Zheng Liu, at ir@gedu.org, or by writing to Investor Relations, Global Education & Technology Group Limited, 9F Tower D, Beijing New Logo, A18 Zhongguancun South Street, Haidian District, Beijing, People's Republic of China,.

About Global Education

Global Education & Technology Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: GEDU) is the largest test preparation provider for IELTS and a leading provider of educational courses and related services in China. Under its "Global" brand, the Company also offers diversified services that span a student's educational life cycle, including after-school courses, overseas study consulting, and professional certification test preparation. As of June 30, 2011, the Company's network comprised 105 directly operated and 309 franchised learning centers across China, as well as an online course delivery platform with more than one million registered members. For more information, please visit www.gedu.org.

CONTACT: Ms. Rita Zheng Liu Chief Financial Officer Phone: +86 10 6212 5800 E-mail: ir@gedu.org ICR Inc. Mr. Rob Koepp Phone: +86-10-6583-7516 or +1-646-328-2520 E-mail: robert.koepp@icrinc.com

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