Portfolio

Bridge International Academies Limited

Project Details

Sector

Education

Participants

NSIA
NGSI

Commencement Date

08 March 2017

States
Lagos
Kwara
Edo

The largest chain of low-cost private schools in Africa, operating 500+ schools in Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, Liberia, and India. Bridge International Academies enables governments to transform their basic education sector at state-wide scale through:

  • A technology-enabled learning and education delivery platform
  • Intensive training in school and classroom management leading to positive behavior change
  • Continuous improvement on teacher learning resources, including lesson plans for each subject each day

Across Africa, Bridge has delivered unprecedented gains in education at large scale:

  • 2x Pass Rates on national primary school exit exams compared to traditionally managed schools
  • 2x annual gains in literacy and mathematics on international exams
  • 80% reduction in teacher absenteeism

PARTNERS

How the fund is invested

N/A

Project Cost / Size:

US$5 million (12.38%)

NSIA’s interest:

Equity

Funding structure

15

Investment areas

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