⦁ Launches three new schools in Surat, Kharghar and Pune respectively, for the academic year 2017-18
⦁ Plans to add 15 more schools in next five years in West, South regions
⦁ Group’s school network increases to 24 schools across India
⦁ Student strength expected to rise from 29,000 to 34000
⦁ Aims to generate employment opportunities for additional 500 teaching and non-teaching staff
Mumbai, October 06, 2016: VIBGYOR High Group of Schools, one of the leading chain of K-12 schools expands its presence by launching three new schools in Surat, Kharghar (Navi Mumbai) and Yerwada (Pune), respectively. With this, the group plans to bring in an investment of Rs. 600 mn in the school education industry of India. The schools will commence operations in respective cities from the academic year, 2017-18.
VIBGYOR High in Surat will prepare its students for CBSE board, while schools in Navi Mumbai and Pune will offer a choice between CBSE and ICSE. This is in order to meet the requirements of the ever-rising population in the respective regions. Currently, VIBGYOR High provides education to over 29,000 students through 21 schools pan-India. With these 3 additions, the Group will be able to benefit over 5000 additional students. The VIBGYOR Group will also add 500 teaching and non-teaching staff in these regions, not only creating employment opportunities for them but also enhancing their teaching experience through regular training and guidance programmes.
Commenting on the expansion, Mr. Rustom Kerawalla, Founder Chairman, VIBGYOR High Group of Schools, said, “The successful acceptance of our existing schools and robust curriculum has encouraged us to expand our presence in the country, providing quality education to the future generation. We are expanding not only in Tier I cities but also in Tier II to shape the future of the nation by empowering the growth of developing cities. Our new schools will also be equipped with facilities of international standards, integrated curriculum, world class infrastructure, enhanced security measures, and much more.”
Each of these new schools in Surat, Navi Mumbai and Pune are built-up on collective land area of 5 acres. The Group currently holds ample area of land across the country, set-up to meet the quality education requirement along with ample amount of space for physical activities. The schools will provide high quality international standard education with modern amenities and infrastructure - indoor and outdoor facilities such as Science Laboratory, AV Room, Toy Room, Sick Bay, separate rooms for Sports and Performing Arts activities, Play area, Skating Rink, Swimming Pool and a lot more. They will also offer additional services like structured day care, post school activities, and many more.
VIBGYOR High plans to expand in other cities too, with an aim to ignite the nation's young minds through holistic education. In the next five years, the Group plans to add 15 more schools in West, South regions.
About VIBGYOR High Group of Schools:
Founded in 2004, VIBGYOR High is one of the leading chains of schools in India known for its quality education and academic excellence. Ranked second in the ICSE board, 2014, the institution offers a unique range of world class educational services for the holistic development of students in curricular and co-curricular studies. Under the leadership of Mr. Rustom Kerawalla, Founder Chairman of the institution, VIBGYOR High is set to explore new horizons with 24 schools in seven major cities, reaching out to more than 34,000 students nationwide. VIBGYOR High caters to the students from Grade 1 to Grade 12, with a student-teacher ratio of 10:1 on an average. VIBGYOR Group also has a separate division offering education in pre-primary segment. A diverse experiential and integrated learning programme is the key highlight of VIBGYOR’s curriculum. VIBGYOR High provides a mixed spectrum of national and international levels of education in affiliation with ICSE, CBSE and University of Cambridge International Examinations (IGCSE and A-levels).