Unibuddy and Studyportals announce new partnership

Unibuddy offers “smarter” student recruitment to higher education institutions by enabling prospects and applicants to virtually connect with student ambassadors and school staff on a direct messaging platform.  “Students have tough questions that university websites...

Unibuddy sees record numbers join platform

Between January and May 2021, the platform saw 221,263 new prospects join, which the company says indicates that online peer-to-peer connections are the “way of the post-Covid future”. In January, some 40,000 prospects signed up and in February more than 50,000 did...

Unibuddy raises $20m in Series B funding

The funding round was led by Highland Europe with additional participation from Stride.VC. Since its inception in 2017, Unibuddy has raised a total of $32m.  “By 2025, our goal is to partner with institutions to empower 10 million students to progress on their higher...

Libereka links up with peer-to-peer platform Unibuddy

Libereka has integrated Unibuddy’s engagement products in order for university partners to be able to push verified leads in a “qualification” process, which will “measurably achieve better application funnel conversions”. It will also lead to a higher degree of...

Edtech startup Unibuddy partners with Study in the USA

The partnership – announced at the company’s virtual conference – will see colleges join a new platform to “give international students the confidence they need to study in the USA”. “We’ve joined forces for a stronger, more resilient higher education community” Some...