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Admissions, Marketing & Communications in Independent Schools

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Study Travel Ltd

StudyTravel has 30 years’ experience in connecting agents and educators in print, online and in person. StudyTravel Magazine is read by 22 000 agent readers in 129 countries, providing industry news, statistics and market insights.

International educators can meet and form partnerships with quality, reference-checked agents at ST Alphe Conferences.

Our online platform, StudyTravel Network, connects you to over 8,000 active users in the study travel industry. Share content, send messages, and arrange meetings using Meeting Manager.

Use the StudyTravel mobile app, available on android and Apple app stores, to access key features of STN on the go!

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Marketing Advisers for Schools

Hello, a welcome from the Marketing Advisers (MA) for Schools and Trusts.

Our mission is clear: 

To equip and empower schools with the digital tools and marketing support they require to thrive and to shine even brighter”. 

Not just any marketing agency but a digital service platform provider too.
We are redefining the role of marketing support for schools, we’re your strategic digital partner. Through our expertise in marketing, communication, and the latest digital & AI tools, we empower schools and trusts to flourish.  

We are leading the way with DES – our Digital Dashboard Enterprise Service.
We can provide schools with a digital platform for planning, posting, online ads and reporting all within one service. While our dedicated advising team can offer the additional support and backup, empowering schools to achieve their marketing goals.

Explore our DES Digital Platform for Schools here:

Making A Difference.

Dedicated to making a tangible impact. Our glowing testimonial’s and case studies help to highlight…

The team were great… we now have a more structured, strategic approach to marketing and with the help of some simple pointers and great templates our image on the socials is much smarter. I have been working on the DES platform, which I love by the way…
DES has transformed the way we manage our digital marketing channels, providing invaluable insights and saving us precious time”.
Samatha Gillam, Charlotte House School

I’m impressed with the DES product… a helpful addition to our digital toolbox for reporting alongside our social media posting”.
Philippa Scudds, Director of Marketing & Communications, Canford School

The good news is that we hit our admissions target… External numbers went up by 16%. I’m very happy to have the themed videos all ready to use this time around…
We will also continue to use the new mailing platform for a more visually appealing communications with our offer holders.
The objective was to help bring some strategy to our marketing activity within key areas, and leave us with tools to do it ourselves. We’re now on a clearer path and ready for our next steps.”
Knowledge Schools Trust

Why Work With Us?


At Marketing Advisers, we break the mould. Our DES digital platform revolutionises how schools manage and report their digital marketing efforts. We can adapt, scale and support to your requirements, offering seamless collaboration.

Ready to elevate your digital presence and encourage growth for your school? 

Contact us today – here of via email  






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PhotoGhost allows all staff to safely take photos using their personal phone or tablet, with the safeguarding that no photos are ever saved or accessible on their personal device. The user can be assign a folder by the marketing team and safely take photos in the classroom, sports field or anywhere else in or away from the school. Marketing can then organise, tag, and edit photos online, plus lots of other features.

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Unify Schools

Unify Schools is passionate about tailored and personalised content. Specialising in brand strategy, marketing campaigns, impactful creative and website development, we are ready to be part of your team. With over 20 years experience working in creative marketing, both in the corporate and education sector. We are well positioned to help you develop a more personalised and tailored approach to your marketing.

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With more than 35 years’ experience, operating in over 40 countries, WCBS is a trusted supplier of leading school admissions, MIS and finance software, providing integrated solutions to the independent and international education sector.

WCBS supports the whole school with HUB, the first cloud native platform, and a portfolio of solutions across Admissions, Finance, Academic.

Their cloud native Admissions solution HUBadmissions, professionally manages the entire applicant journey for independent and international schools, from enquiry to enrolment, all in one place.

With two-thirds of fee-paying schools struggling to meet their enrolment goals due to rising costs and increased competition, HUBadmissions provides the best first impression to applicants and their parents. Whether they are new prospects, returning pupils or part of the cohort moving on to the next year group, this Admissions solution makes school’s stand out from the crowd with a simple, streamlined and tailored admissions process.

Click here to learn more about HUBadmissions, or for more information on the services that WCBS provide, get in touch.

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OpenApply is an admissions management system and CRM, serving over 800 of the world’s leading international and independent schools, supporting every step of the applicant and family journey from discovery to enquiry, admissions, enrolment, re-enrolment, alumni engagement and more.
Since 2013, OpenApply has helped hundreds of schools streamline their admissions workflows online by providing a best-in-class admissions management, CRM and advancement system designed with the needs of international and independent school families and admissions teams in mind. With fully customisable forms, checklists, payments and analytics, OpenApply provides a comprehensive admissions solution together with a CRM for marketing and communications, IDAT for diagnostic admissions testing, and an advancement module for alumni nurturing and engagement, fundraising and more.
Through the International Admissions Bulletin and OpenApply Conferences, OpenApply has cultivated the first professional learning community of international school admissions leaders to complement systems with best practice, insights, and peer learning.

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Finalsite – Helping Schools Transform the Way School Communities Engage

For over 20 years, Finalsite has worked exclusively with schools to provide an easier way for them to market their school, manage enrollment and communications, and strengthen their online presence.

Your website is your most important marketing and communications tool. Whether you’re looking to increase enrollment, recruit new faculty or staff, or engage parents, we’ll work with you to build a custom school website design to share your school’s story and reach your goals. The robust platform includes 15+ modules built for the unique needs of schools – from calendar management and social media publishing to online forms, email newsletters, and a mobile app.

It doesn’t matter how beautiful your website is if people don’t find it. Finalsite’s team of school marketing consultants have a proven track record of getting schools noticed online, and are experts in marketing strategy, digital advertising, social media, and search engine optimization.

When you partner with Finalsite, you’re part of a much bigger network of the best schools in the world that you can lean on, collaborate with, and learn from all year long.