iNurture Education Solutions, a higher educational services company in India, has entered into a joint venture agreement with Galileo Global Education – the largest higher education company in Europe.
The joint venture company will offer degree and diploma programmes in fields such as digital marketing, design, tourism and hospitality, and sports management through centres of excellence. The syllabus at these centres will be based on the curriculum taught at well-known French educational institutions.
iNurture was set up in 2009 and delivers industry-relevant, full-time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in fast-growing sectors of the economy. It has partnerships with more than 20 universities, autonomous institutions and colleges across India.
The Galileo group operates in France, Italy, the UK, Germany, Mexico and China under brands such as Istituto Marangoni, Instituto de Estudios Universitarios, L’Institut Supérieur des Arts Appliqués, L’Atelier de Sèvres and Macromedia University of Applied Sciences. As with iNurture, Galileo’s institutions combine academic preparation with practical applications to provide career-oriented higher education programmes.
Nishith Desai Associates advised iNurture on legal, regulatory and intellectual property (IP) issues. The team included partner Vivek Kathpalia and Aarushi Jain, co-head of the IP and education practice.
Khaitan Legal Associates advised Galileo.