Why Start a School?

Why Start a School?

—Private Indian Education Sector is currently valued at 0.36 lakh crore in 2011 and expected to reach 1.3 lakh crore by 2020 with a CAGR of 18%
—K-12 segment expected to grow to Rs 0.83 Lakh Crore by 2015 with CAGR of 15% and to Rs 2.9 Lakh Crore by 2020, fuelled by an ever growing Indian population.

  • Gross Enrolment Ratio in elementary expected to reach 100% by 2016 hence a steady flow of students
  • Govt push for private players to enter the market
  • 20000-25000 ‘Quality‘ schools required (NCERT)
  • Parents preference of sending their children into private schools (40% children get into 20% private schools)
  • Schools have a much higher stickiness in terms of the students staying with them as it’s a 10 yr commitment from the parents

—Owning an established school means:

  • —Assurance of a successful business venture, being a part of an established group
  • —A fast break-even and return of investment
  • Exploiting a readymade package of a research driven and tested curriculum, comprehensive training, etc for your benefit