May 28, 2022

Oxford University Press Buys Epiegum, an E-Learning/Online Courseware Company

From EducationInvestor:

Oxford University Press has bought e-learning business Epigeum for around £10.7 million [approx $16.36/USD]] EducationInvestor can reveal.


Epigeum is a provider of online courses designed to support universities and colleges in core activities like teaching, research, studying and management. The company’s courses are used by 230 universities in 27 countries.

From a News Release

Epigeum was spun out of Imperial College London and co-founded by Innovations in 2006.

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