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World Higher Education Services Industry

  • February 2015
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Higher Education Services in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 191 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Apollo Group, Inc.
BBP University
Cambium Learning Group, Inc.
Career Education Corporation
CL Educate Ltd.

Table Of Contents

World Higher Education Services Industry



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
An Introduction II-1
Global Market Overview II-1
Universities and Colleges Rely Mainly on Home-Country Student
Enrollments II-2
HEIs Become More Receptive to Technology II-3
Bright Prospects Lie Ahead for the Market II-3

2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES AND DRIVERS II-5
Effective Utilization of Technology - Need of the Hour II-5
Rising International Student Mobility - Good for Host Countries II-5
OECD Countries Witness Increase in Intra-Regional Mobility
among Students II-6
International Student Mobility for Undergraduate Programs
Gains Traction II-6
Undergraduate Enrolments More for Business Courses and
English Programs II-6
Well-Designed Colleges to Shape lives of Future Generations II-7
The Pertinent Need to Boost Rural Education for Uniform
Development of the Sector II-7
Urban Institutions Gear Up to Address Demographic Diversity II-8
The Need for Institutions to Focus on Enhancing Student Civic
Commitment II-8
Rising Significance of Vocational Education and e-Education II-8
Table 1: Enrollment in Technical and Vocational Programs as %
of Total Secondary Enrolment (2014): Breakdown by Region
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9
eLearning: A Rapidly Expanding Market II-9
Table 2: Global E-Learning Market by Geographic Region
(2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Asia,
Europe, Latin America, North America and Rest of World
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Academic Sector Fueling Growth in eLearning Market II-10
Government Policies Influencing Self-paced eLearning in
Various Countries II-11
Stringent Guidelines and Policies Hamper Self-paced eLearning II-11
Private Tutoring: Benefiting from Inadequacies of Education
System II-12
Volatile Economy Fails to Dent Demand for Private Tutoring II-12
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) Witness Dwindling Demand II-13
English Drives Language Learning Market II-13
IT Training Industry Fortunes Tied to the State of IT Sector II-14
Table 3: Global IT Education and Training Services Market by
Delivery Modality (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Revenues (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
Education Technology Companies Go Public for Funds II-15

3. HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES - AN OVERVIEW II-16
An Introduction II-16
Higher Education Service Providers II-16
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools II-16
Professional and Management Development Training II-16
Vocational, Technical, and Trade Schools II-16
Language Schools II-16
Fine Arts Schools II-17

4. SERVICE INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-18
Kaplan University Introduces Virtual Advisor Online Tool II-18
Pearson Introduces Global Scale of English II-18
Pearson Announces Two New Minority Equity Investments II-18
Pearson Introduces Virtual Education Accelerator Programme II-18

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-19
Navitas Inks an Agreement with Florida Atlantic University II-19
FMU Education Group Integrates with Laureate's International
Network of Universities II-19
Pearson Partners with Busuu to Launch GSET English Language
Assessment Test II-19
Pearson and Camfed Partner to Train 5,000 Learner Guides II-19
Pearson Inks Edtech Partnership with 1871 II-19
IAC's Tutor.com to Take Over The Princeton Review II-19
Tutor.com Obtains LTI Certificate from IMS Global Learning II-20
Navitas Enters Four Global Non-Profit Partnerships II-20
Navitas Enters Charitable Partnership with Classroom of Hope II-20
Navitas Acquires SAE Group II-20
Career Education Corporation Completes European Education
Properties Sale II-20
Pearson Invests in Avanti Learning Centres II-20 Pearson to
Sell The Mergermarket Group to BC Partners II-20
Pearson Invests in Two education Startups in India II-21
Pearson Inks Partnership with English Language Learning
Platform Voxy II-21
Pearson Inks Edtech Partnership with 1776 II-21
Pearson Inks Partnership with Camfed for Girls' Education II-21
Navitas Announces Global Charitable Partnerships II-21
Avaya Deploys AvayaLiveâ„¢ Engage in Carroll University II-21
Aavishkar Invests in Karadi Path and Vana Vidyut II-22
Microsoft International to Provide IT Training in Tamil Nadu II-22
Devon County Council and Education and Training Division of
Babcock to Form Joint Venture II-22
Everonn Partners with Micromax and Vriti to Provide Curriculum
Support Programmes on Funbook II-22
Navitas Workforce Solutions to Provide Tuition Support for CPA
Program® II-22
CHI Institutes and Thompson Institute Change Name to Kaplan
Career Institute II-22
IAC Takes Over Tutor.com II-22

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-23
Apollo Group, Inc. (US) II-23
BBP University (UK) II-23
Cambium Learning Group, Inc. (US) II-23
Career Education Corporation (US) II-24
CL Educate Ltd. (India) II-24
Columbia University (US) II-25
Daekyo Co., Ltd. (South Korea) II-25
DeVry, Inc. (US) II-25
Educomp Solutions Ltd. (India) II-26
Everonn Education Ltd. (India) II-26
Fudan University (China) II-27
Harvard University (US) II-27
ITT Education Services, Inc. (US) II-28
Kaplan, Inc. (US) II-28
Kyoto University (Japan) II-29
Laureate Education, Inc. (US) II-29
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (US) II-29
Navitas Limited (Australia) II-30
New Oriental Education and Technology Group (China) II-30
Oxford University (UK) II-30
Pearson plc. (UK) II-31
Peking University (China) II-31
Pierre and Marie Curie University (France) II-31
Princeton University (US) II-32
Sapienza University of Rome (Italy) II-32
Stanford University (US) II-32
The Princeton Review, Inc. (US) II-33
Tsinghua University (China) II-33
Tutor.com, Inc. (US) II-34
United International College (China) II-34
University of Buckingham (UK) II-34
University of Cambridge (UK) II-34
University of Chicago (US) II-35
University of Munich (Germany) II-35
University of Nottingham Ningbo China (China) II-35
University of São Paulo (Brazil) II-35
University of Tokyo (Japan) II-36
Washington University (US) II-36
Xi'an Jiaotong University (China) II-36
Yale University (US) II-37
Zhejiang University (China) II-37

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-38
Table 4: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Higher Education Services by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 5: World Historic Review for Higher Education Services
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 6: World 14-Year Perspective for Higher Education
Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2007, 2015, and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-40


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Table 7: The US Private Education Services Trade (2012 and
2013): Export and Import Value in US$ Million (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-1
Market Trends III-2
Private Institutions under Pressure to Perform III-2
Increased Usage of Advanced Information Technology in
Education Services III-2
High Costs of Education - A Major Concern for an Average
American Family III-2
Vocational and Technical Education in the US III-3
Rising Significance of Vocational Programs III-3
Current Scenario and Future Prospects III-3
Structure of Vocational Schools III-4
Private Universities in the US III-4
Table 8: Private University Revenues in the US by Source:
2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
Prospects of Private Universities better than Public
Universities III-5
Online Learning: Increasing Role in Higher Education III-6
The State of Language Schools Market in the US III-6
The US Education Services Trade III-6
China - the Largest Source of Foreign Students for the US III-6
Table 9: The US Exports of Education Services (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown by Source Country (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 10: The US Imports of Education Services (2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown by Country (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8
Service Launches/Introductions III-8
Strategic Corporate Developments III-9
Select Key Players III-10
B.Market Analytics III-16
Table 11: The US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 12: The US Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

2. CANADA III-18
A.Market Analysis III-18
An Overview of the Canadian eLearning Market III-18
B.Market Analytics III-19
Table 13: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 14: Canadian Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

3. JAPAN III-21
A.Market Analysis III-21
Select Key Players III-21
B.Market Analytics III-22
Table 15: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 16: Japanese Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

4. EUROPE III-24
A.Market Analysis III-24
Vocational Education Market III-24
Online Education Gaining Popularity III-24
B.Market Analytics III-25
Table 17: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services by Region/Country - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 18: European Historic Review for Higher Education
Services by Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, UK, and
Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 19: European 14-Year Perspective for Higher Education
Services by Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of
Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2007, 2015, and 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

4a. FRANCE III-28
A.Market Analysis III-28
Pierre and Marie Curie University - A Key Player III-28
B.Market Analytics III-29
Table 20: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 21: French Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

4b. GERMANY III-31
A.Market Analysis III-31
Private Universities in Germany III-31
University of Munich - A Key Player III-31
B.Market Analytics III-32
Table 22: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 23: German Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

4c. ITALY III-34
A.Market Analysis III-34
Sapienza University of Rome - A Key Player III-34
B.Market Analytics III-35
Table 24: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 25: Italian Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-37
A.Market Analysis III-37
Private Universities in the UK III-37
Higher Education Yet to Attain Capital Market Status in the UK III-37
Strategic Corporate Developments III-38
Select Key Players III-39
B.Market Analytics III-41
Table 26: The UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 27: The UK Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

4e. REST OF EUROPE III-43
Market Analysis III-43
Table 28: Rest of European Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 29: Rest of European Historic Review for Higher
Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-44

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-45
A.Market Analysis III-45
High Demand for Private Tuitions for Gaining Entry into HEIs III-45
eLearning Market in APAC Yet to Grow III-45
B.Market Analytics III-46
Table 30: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Higher Education Services by Region/ Country -
China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 31: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Higher Education
Services by Region/Country - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 32: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Higher
Education Services by Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown
of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
Years 2007, 2015, and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-48

5a. CHINA III-49
A.Market Analysis III-49
Professional Education Services in China - An Analysis III-49
Impact of Technology on Education in China III-49
Chinese Interest in Seeking Studies Abroad Gradually Fading III-49
Table 33: Chinese Higher Education Seekers by Leading
Destination Countries (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Enrolments (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50
Growing Prominence of IT to Push IT Training Sector III-50
Table 34: Chinese Professional IT Training Services Market
by Leading Player (2014): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues
for Beida Jade Bird, Chinasoft-ETC, Neusoft-IT Training,
Tarena, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51
Government Impetus to Drive Domestic Education Sector III-51
Private Education Market: An Insight III-51
Table 35: Private Education Market in China by Type (2014):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52
Vocational Training and Online Education Market: Opportunity
for Growth III-52
Online Higher Education Remains a Niche Market in China III-52
Table 36: Chinese Online Education Services Market by Type
of Service Provider (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Service Revenues for K-12 Tutoring, Language Training,
Online Distance Education Courses, Professional Training,
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53
Introductions by Select Online Education Service Providers III-53
Baidu III-53
NetEase III-53
Tencent III-54
YY III-54
Select Key Players III-54
B.Market Analytics III-57
Table 37: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 38: Chinese Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-59
A.Market Analysis III-59
Focus on Select Countries III-59
Australia III-59
Australia Education and Training Sector Gains Momentum III-59
India III-59
India - a High Potential Market III-59
Indian Higher Education Services Market Holds Promise III-60
Higher Enrolment Rates Attract Foreign Institutions III-61
Governing Authorities for Higher Education System in India III-61
Private Corporations Evince Interest in Investing in
Higher Education III-61
Private Education Providers Face Challenges in Expansion III-62
Delays in Fee Reimbursements Affect Higher Education
Institutions in the Country III-62
Effective Online Promotion - the Need of the Hour for
Private Schools III-62
Government Keen on Promoting Technical Education Institutions III-63
Indian Education Sector Slow to Capitalize on Emerging
Internet, Mobile Technologies III-64
Market Witnesses Surging Demand for Interactive Self-
Assessment Programs III-64
South Korea III-65
Rising Share of Private Education III-65
South Korea to Digitize All Textbooks III-65
Taiwan III-65
State of Higher Education System in Taiwan III-65
Strategic Corporate Developments III-66
Key Players III-68
B.Market Analytics III-71
Table 39: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Higher Education Services with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 40: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Higher
Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-72

6. LATIN AMERICA III-73
Market Analysis III-73
Table 41: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Higher Education Services by Region/Country -
Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 42: Latin American Historic Review for Higher
Education Services by Region/Country - Brazil and Rest of
Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 43: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Higher
Education Services by Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown
of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for
Years 2007, 2015, and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-75

6a. BRAZIL III-76
A.Market Analysis III-76
Outlook III-76
Brazilian Education System - An Insight III-76
Public Schools Dominate Primary Education, Private
Institutions Lead in Higher Education III-76
Government Investment Drives Growth of Education Services
Sector III-77
Distance Education and Online Education Gain Traction III-77
Strategic Corporate Development III-77
B.Market Analytics III-78
Table 44: Brazilian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 45: Brazilian Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-80
A.Market Analysis III-80
Market Overview III-80
B.Market Analytics III-81
Table 46: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current and
Future Analysis for Higher Education Services with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 47: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for Higher
Education Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-82

7. REST OF WORLD III-83
A.Market Analysis III-83
Outlook III-83
Education System in the GCC Region - An Overview III-83
Education System in Bahrain - An Insight III-83
An Overview of the Saudi Arabian Education Services Sector III-83
Strong Government and Private Investment Boost Literacy and
Enrollment III-84
B.Market Analytics III-85
Table 48: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Higher Education Services with Annual Revenue
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 49: Rest of World Historic Review for Higher Education
Services with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 191 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 202)

The United States (117)
Canada (2)
Japan (2)
Europe (43)
- France (3)
- Germany (2)
- The United Kingdom (34)
- Italy (1)
- Rest of Europe (3)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (35)
Latin America (1)
Africa (2)

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