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ISC data and intelligence is used by investors and developers considering international education opportunities

An increasing number of families around the world want their children to receive quality, English-medium education, following a curriculum and gaining qualifications that provide a reliable pathway to Western university and career opportunities. That is why the K-12 English-medium international schools market is expanding at such pace.

Accurate and current data, statistics and intelligence about this expanding market are essential for investors and developers considering this sector.

ISC Research is your trusted research partner for international school investment and development

ISC data, trends and intelligence help investors and developers to know how, why and where the international school market is evolving, and the opportunities and the challenges within the market today.

All the market data you need to plan and prepare for new school development

ISC reports and services are used by many education investors and developer.




ISC Products and Services for Investors and Developers

Global Report

All major trends, analysis, forecasts, market issues and key drivers influencing the world’s international schools market in one detailed, quick-to-read, annual report.

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Opportunities Report

Highlighting countries where development of new international schools look particularly favourable.

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Market Intelligence Reports

Detailed market reports for specific countries that ISC considers have most potential for international school development now and in the near future.

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Benchmarking Reports

An ISC Benchmarking report will help you understand how a future school will perform compared to other international schools that matter.

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Research Partner

An ongoing, extensive partnership to support all your research needs, from reports to consultancy.

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Statistical Reports

A cost-effective way for you to access specific data on any aspect of the international schools market.

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Opportunities for school development in China continue to improve for foreign partners
Opportunities for school development in China continue to improve for foreign partners

China now leads the world for English-medium international schools and amendments to government regulations are giving foreign investors new confidence in market potential..

English-medium schools in China now leading the world
English-medium schools in China now leading the world

New data from ISC Research says that China now leads the world for the number of English-medium international schools, fuelled by the demand from Chinese nationals for a more Western style of learning, with qualifications and language skills that prepare their children well for higher education in the West.

The International Educator - October 2017
The International Educator - October 2017

Why market data matters for schools

Knowing where your school stands within the increasingly competitive international schools market is vital for senior leaders who need to strategically focus their marketing, admissions and development plans. ISC Schools Director, Richard Gaskell offers advice.


ISC Conference: The International Schools Market - Today & the Future
ISC Conference: The International Schools Market - Today & the Future

A rare one day conference to meet and learn from all the ISC research experts who are based around the world who visit and work with the international schools in their region. These are the people who really know the international schools market in the regions. Join them to learn and network.

ISC appoints school development expert for growing demand in Asia Pacific & the Americas
ISC appoints school development expert for growing demand in Asia Pacific & the Americas

Arlo Kipfer has joined ISC Research as Business Development Consultant and will speak for the first time in his new role at the International Schools China Conference in Shanghai.

Relocate Global - October 2017
Relocate Global - October 2017

Boom times for Middle East's international schools

Economic challenges notwithstanding, the Middle East's international school market is thriving, powered by increasing demand from both expat and local families.


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