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Leeds Equity buys INTO University Partnerships stake for £66m

17 Jan 2013

universityLeeds Equity Partners has bought a 25 per cent stake in INTO University Partnerships, a UK-based education services company, for £66m.

The business partners with universities around the world to build their student numbers, create revenue and support greater mobility for international students.

Its current partners include the University of Exeter and Newcastle University in the UK, Oregon State University, Colorado State University, the University of South Florida and Nankai University.

Leeds managing director Carter Harned said, “In an era of soaring demand and declining public funding, INTO, working with its global network of world-class universities, is a strategic enabler.

“INTO’s transformational model, supported by private sector investment, has already demonstrated its impact to major public universities on both sides of the Atlantic.

“This investment will support those endeavors and, through this model, continue to deliver exceptional experiences and outcomes to students and innovative capacity building solutions to great universities around the world.”

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