The population growth accompanied by a desire for high quality education is leading to a significant demand for private education in the Kingdom.

Eduction Overview

With enormous room for private sector growth, the largest education market in the GCC opened to 100% foreign ownership in 2017. With a vision to turn today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders, private sector investment in education is at the heart of Vision

The Saudi government is committed to developing an educational infrastructure characterized by rigorous standards in literacy, numeracy, skills, and character development. Saudi Arabia is therefore welcoming investors across all education sectors from nurseries, pre-schools, K-12 to universities, technical and vocational education, and training (TVET), executive education, and education support services.

$49.5 - BN

spending on education

5 - %

increase in private education since 2013

Value Proposition

Largest education market in the GCC expected to grow further

Large untapped potential in the Saudi private education market

Government commitment to support the growing education market

Success Stories from the Education

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