This London firm delivers programmes to international students from 150 countries, as well as domestic students in Australia. It prepares international students for university, teaches high-school classes, and runs English language courses. It also owns and operates colleges, and partners with universities across Europe, North America and Australasia, reporting sales from continuing operations up 9% to £337.8m last year. Emma Lancaster, 49, took over as chief executive in September.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank60
CompanyStudy Group
ActivityEducation service provider
LocationCentral London
Sales £m337.8
Operating profit £m19.2
Main shareholdersProvidence Equity Partners (>50%), Bromlee Superannuation Pty and management (<50%)
Staff3,245
Founded1994
Websitewww.studygroup.com

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