The Consolidation of Chinese Private Higher Education

Kai Yu


China is the world’s largest higher education market, and higher education has become a key area for investment in China. The private higher education industry in the country, which is highly fragmented at the moment, is expected to undergo a wave of consolidation over the next decade, with the objectives of ensuring continued growth and impact, greater efficiency, greater economies of scale, and improved quality, reputation, and competitiveness.


China; private higher education; consolidation; acquisitions

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