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South Africa: Inspired acquires Umhlanga College

Private schools group Inspired has acquired Umhlanga College (UC) in South Africa for an undisclosed sum.

Based in Durban, UC provides education to around 700 students between the ages of three and 18 years old.

Backed by investment firm Educas, Inspired is a for-profit schools operator with around 11,000 students across 16 international schools in Europe, Australia and South Africa. 

Nadim Nsouli, founder & chairman of Inspired, said: "We look forward to welcoming the students, parents and staff of Umhlanga College into our family of schools.

“We believe this represents an exciting development for both Inspired and Umhlanga College and look forward to working with the schools' leadership team to build upon the schools' impressive history of providing families in Durban with a world class education."

Posted on: 08/06/2016

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