Thesis

📣 Our Manifesto — Emerge Fund I
15 Jul 2020   •   read more

Significant disruption to the present education system is not only inevitable but highly desirable — and far more attractive...

Mass collaboration between employers and universities is the future of higher education | Part 2 
12 Jun 2020   •   read more

What does it take to build a unicorn in this space? A detailed guide for founders addressing the £62bn market...

Mass collaboration between employers & universities is the future of higher education | Part 1
30 Apr 2020   •   read more

The widening gap between higher education and industry cannot be solved unless we rapidly scale the breadth and depth...

How Jisc can help your Higher Education startup scale
22 Jan 2020   •   read more

If your organisation would benefit from speeding up procurement processes, improving visibility to decision-makers, and getting access to a...

Homeschool community will produce a new low cost private school model
02 Dec 2019   •   read more

Many parents are dissatisfied with mainstream school provision, but feel like there is no available alternative. They cant afford private schools,...

Find your next investor here 🕵️‍♀️
02 Aug 2019   •   read more

500+ VCs have invested in European edtech since 2010, and in 2018, the amount invested was over $1bn. Local...

How to build a $100m edtech business
28 May 2019   •   read more

25% of Edtech companies are built in Europe, but receive less than 5% of the funding. This is the...

Raising money from non-edtech investors
11 Jan 2019   •   read more

Education is (not that) hard. Raising money from non-edtech investors 25% of Edtech companies are built here in Europe, but...

New year, new website, new model
23 Feb 2018   •   read more

Five lessons from five years –   and what’s next for Emerge Five years ago, we set out to replicate in...

The Secretary of State for Education visits Emerge
23 Feb 2018   •   read more

Damian Hinds comes to Edspace to hear from our startups and talk edtech opportunities. What role should government play...

Giving students a voice and startups a leg up in HE and FE with Jisc
08 Dec 2017   •   read more

How partnerships drive our understanding of the sector At the heart of our approach to edtech is deep engagement with...

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