Varsity Tutors acquires First Tutors in the UK to start expanding internationally

TechCrunch | 9/28/2017 | Jordan Crook
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Varsity Tutors, the education platform that connects students with tutors, has today announced the acquisition of First Tutors in the UK.

This marks the first major international expansion for Varsity Tutors, which has raised $57 million since launch in 2011.

Terms - Deal

The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Varsity Tutors originally launched as a platform that would connect tutors with students and let them conduct their sessions offline. The company has now gone from a predominantly offline tutoring platform to running the majority of its business online, through audio, video chat, collaborative sessions, etc.

Varsity - Tutors - Experts - Subjects - Students

Varsity Tutors currently has more than 30,000 experts across 1,000 different subjects, and can instantly connect students with an expert within 20 seconds.

First Tutors functions...
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