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27/02/2017
Dubai’s schools could see fees increase by up to 4.8% depending on their inspection rating, the Education Cost Index (ECI) has shown.
24/02/2017
Statistics by the Department for Education (DfE) have shown around 10,000 childcare providers do not plan to offer 30-hour free
24/02/2017
Almost a third of university academics in the UK are from abroad and nearly one in five are from EU countries, figures by the Higher Education Statistics Agency have claimed.
24/02/2017
Education publisher Pearson has posted its biggest loss ever for the full year 2016.
24/02/2017
Developer of educational applications Higher Learning Technologies (HLT) has snapped up mobile learning application developer gWhiz for an undisclosed sum.
23/02/2017
The Royal College of Art (RCA) has signed a £28 million revolving credit facility deal with HSBC to build its Battersea South campus.
23/02/2017
Student accommodation developer the Unite Group has posted a pre-tax loss of 45% for the year ended 31 December 2016.
22/02/2017
Private equity firm Francisco Partners has bought digital reading platform myON from Capstone for an undisclosed amount.
22/02/2017
Private equity firm Providence Equity Partners is close to acquiring private schools group NACE Schools, EducationInvestor can reveal.
21/02/2017
San Francisco-based application Brightwheel has raised $10 million (£8 million) in a Series A round led by GGV Capital.


Britain | debt funding

Universities are increasingly opting for debt funding to fund their expansion but there are risks involved. Kirsten Noben finds out more
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Lincoln College International’s Riyadh Technical Trainers College is in trouble, leading to rumours that the scheme could be scrapped this year, Jefferson Youth learns more

Cortechs has developed a brainwave sensing technology to improve behaviour and the education experience. Founder Áine Behan tells us more

The UK continues to play a key role in the global ed tech ecosystem but it will need to combat its identity crisis first, argues Dan Sandhu, CEO of Digital Assess

Coding providers pose themselves as the answer to a growing digital skills gap. Kirsten Noben investigates if it is more than just a trend

Fintech is enabling investment in the potential of people and not just in the developed world. Cameron Stevens of Prodigy Finance argues the case for borderless credit

Institutional investors in the private sector are becoming increasingly keen to lend to projects that address the issues of climate change. Nick Herbert reports on the growing green bond market

Tutoring and mentoring company ESM College prepares UK students for a rigid US admission process. Managing director of ESM UK, Josh Davis, tells us more

The upward trend of transnational education (TNE) comes with inherent risks but the lure of TNE and the expansion of it are very real. Julian Hall investigates




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global | TNE growth

The upward trend of transnational education (TNE) comes with inherent risks but the lure of TNE and the expansion of it are very real. Julian Hall investigates
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Britain | interview

Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP talks to Ledetta Asfa-Wossen about character education, the integrity of UK universities and why Britain shouldn’t leave the customs union
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global | green bonds

Institutional investors in the private sector are becoming increasingly keen to lend to projects that address the issues of climate change. Nick Herbert reports on the growing green bond market
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Udacity
Online education provider Udacity has appointed Ishan Gupta as managing director for the Indian market. Continue reading...
Sommet Education
Hospitality brand Sommet Education has appointed Pete Shemilt as vice-president of marketing and enrolment. Continue reading...
Promethean
Software company Promethean, owned by Chinese-listed company NetDragon, has appointed Vin Riera as chief executive. Continue reading...
Positive Outcomes
Apprenticeship provider Positive Outcomes has announced its chief executive, Chris Longmate, is stepping down. Continue reading...
UK Government
Executive director of policy and research at charity Nesta, Stian Westlake, has announced he is leaving the company. Continue reading...
   


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