Kaplan International Colleges

Kaplan International Colleges

August 02, 2012 05:00 ET

English Courses Provider Kaplan Nominated For Two STM Star Awards

LONDON, ENGLAND--(Marketwire - Aug. 2, 2012) -

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Kaplan International Colleges has been shortlisted for two awards at the 2012 Study Travel Magazine Star Awards for International Education.

The market leading provider of English language courses received enough votes from international education industry professionals to be shortlisted for awards in two categories including Star Chain School and Star Junior Course for under-18s.

Star Awards are voted for by professionals working in the study abroad industry and recognise excellence in language schools, courses and services.

Kaplan regularly appears in the Star Chain School category but this is the first time that they have been nominated for the Star Junior Course for under-18s award, which is voted for by professionals working in the study abroad industry.

Gerard Wilson, Kaplan EMEA Sales Director, said: "Kaplan are delighted to be nominated for the 2012 STAR awards in the Juniors and Chain School categories. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our agents, host families, teachers, sales teams and staff whose hard work have made these nominations possible."

Voting for the categories occurred during March and May and the winners will be announced at the 2012 Star Awards ceremony which will take place on 1st September during the Alphe UK Conference.

Representatives from Kaplan will be attending both the conference and the gala dinner at the Hilton on Park Lane Hotel in London along with more than 700 people from the international education industry.

About Kaplan International Colleges

Kaplan International Colleges is part of Kaplan, Inc., an international education services provider offering higher education, professional training, and test preparation. Kaplan is a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO). http://www.kaplaninternational.com

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