BPP is a market leading provider of professional training and higher education, for business, finance and marketing amongst other disciplines, and plays a key role in developing the careers of business professionals, by high quality training for professional qualifications, and now offering its own higher education qualifications. We have a Law School and a Business School, and, are the only private sector company to have the power to award university degrees in the UK. In July 2010 we were the first private sector company in the UK to become a university college.
Our goal is to empower students and organisations to succeed through our relentless focus on quality, supported by flexible learning solutions and outstanding educational material.
Launched in 1976 the company specialised in training for the various accountancy qualifications until it listed on the Stock Exchange in 1986. Since then BPP has grown to embrace exam and non exam based training for various other professions, and now has 2,000 staff and 40 locations worldwide. In 2009, BPP became part of Apollo Global.