How the High Potential Individual visa works for top tech graduates

Government opens doors to tech graduates from top universities worldwide in order to stem European brain drain due to Brexit


AI teaching and tutoring platform gets new investment

AI company has raised millions in funding in order to disrupt the online tutoring market around the world.


How can assistive technology support a student’s education?

Royal Blind, a charity that operates a blind school and care homes for the visually impaired, investigate what technologies can support pupils with complex disabilities, through their education when additional support needs are required.


Tenner Challenge: An education boost for future entrepreneurs

With Brexit on the horizon, we need to find the next generation of budding entrepreneurs to boost our economy. How do we find them? Look no further than the Tenner Challenge.


Education recruitment software start-up GeckoLabs in £250,000 funding boost

Venture capital firm AngelLab leads investment with additional input from London Co-Investment Fund.

Mergers & Acquisitions

WEALTH at work makes first strategic acquisition with Life Academy deal

Workplace financial education supplier acquires direct competitor following private equity investment from Equistone Partners.


Gaining a degree: business sense for young people?

The value of business degrees for those looking to earn a sizeable salary has long been a source of fierce debate: but they may be worth more than some want you to believe...

Human Resources

A fiver for your thoughts: Why education is a business matter

Education and business do not always have the easiest relationship: but taking just a little more notice of education can bring real benefits for the business world.


Business education – what’s the point?

Entrepreneurs pride themselves on forging their own path: but can learning through traditional education routes still be useful?


August Equity makes maiden education investment and first outlay from new fund

Mid-market investor August Equity has made a first play from its August Equity Partners III by adding an education business to its portfolio.


Back to school for Graphite as it backs Explore Learning

Mid-market private equity firm Explore Learning has backed the management buy-out of Explore Learning.


GLE changes hands

Following seven years of private equity ownership under Veronis Suhler Stevenson, GL Education Group has been sold to Investcorp.