UK Private Tutoring: Opportunities in the Market

23rd March 2020
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Private tutoring in the UK is an evolving market with robust fundamentals.


Despite the increasing importance of professional bodies such as The Tutors’ Association, the UK tutoring market remains largely unregulated. As a result, market size estimates vary greatly from £2bn to £6bn, often based on studies of limited scope. We estimate that parental spend per year is around £2bn excluding private music lessons and sports coaching based on CIL’s survey of UK parents buying tutoring services.

In this Insights piece, CIL’s education team look at the underlying dynamics and the opportunities available to investors.

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