Image from StudentApply ’s website

London-based QS Quacquarelli Symonds, which offers global higher education sector information, has acquired StudentApply, an ed tech platform which helps students receive personalised counselling, be matched with universities and colleges globally, and to apply with a single application. 

Nunzio Quacquarelli, QS’s chief executive, said: “QS is a mission-led organisation which puts the student first. StudentApply will enable any students visiting our websites to receive personalised support backed up by our unique machine learning capabilities, empowering them to select the right course and to achieve their desired educational and employability outcomes. Together, QS and StudentApply will make available our unique data insights to a network of partners: scholarship bodies, government agencies, high school counsellors, qualified recruitment agents, and advisors, enabling them to better support their students.”  

Steve Carter, co-founder of StudentApply, said: “We are delighted to join QS, and we look forward to utilising their best-in-class data and research to better inform and counsel our diverse pool of students and to support the admission goals of our university partners.” 

Date published: 4 November 2021

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