Tribal is working with Advanced Personnel Management (APM) to create a tailored MIS system, to meet their specific needs.
APM (Advanced Personnel Management) is a leading international human services organisation, services that APM delivers in the UK include employment services, assessment services…Continue Reading
The UK government’s Apprenticeship Levy officially comes into force on 6 April. Tribal has worked in partnership with The Raconteur to create this special report that outlines how the new law will impact both young people and employers.
The report outlines how the levy will bring about thousands of…Continue Reading
Randstad is the latest employer training provider to choose Maytas, Tribal’s integrated learner management solution.
With the apprenticeship levy edging closer, Randstad decided to become a provider of apprenticeships and needed a robust system in place to support this change in their organisation.…Continue Reading
Phil Sanders has been appointed to lead i-graduate and Tribal Analytics from April 1 2017. After 12 years at the helm of i-graduate, latterly on the executive board of Tribal Group, founder Will Archer has decided to step down from the role and will leave the company at the end of March.
Will plans…Continue Reading
Hampshire County Council is responsible for a wide range of services across the Hampshire County. Hampshire Futures, Hampshire County Councils’ adult and community learning service provides a wide range of learning opportunities, working in partnership with schools, children's centres, community and…Continue Reading
Tribal will be presenting at EducationInvestor’s conference on ‘Private Equity in Education’ (UK & Europe), which takes place today in central London.
Chris Davies, Director of Transformational Change for Tribal, will give a presentation on the evolving HE landscape, exploring sector trends and…Continue Reading
Australia and China in the time of President Trump was the topic of Wednesday's Tribal Breakfast Briefing discussion at the Universities Australia Conference, led by Airport Economist Tim Harcourt and including senior leaders from Australian Universities.
Tim located his presentation in the context…Continue Reading
Tribal's Marketing Director Mike Beech was interviewed by Bristol 24/7 in their 'If I knew then' feature.
Mike joined Tribal in March 2016 as group marketing director, where as a member of the executive team, he oversees global marketing, focusing on the strategic development of Tribal’s marketi…Continue Reading
Last week’s TES FE Awards showcased the best in the sector from individuals to teams and providers, demonstrating once again the levels of commitment and professionalism prevalent in Further Education and Skills.
As sponsors of the event, we were incredibly proud to be associated with so many examp…Continue Reading
Tribal Group announces the departure of Nick Stanley, Managing Director, APAC - Nick to pursue his entrepreneurial ambitions while remaining a Tribal advisor
After seeing through the integration of Tribal Campus into the wider business and then leading the consolidation of the Tribal Group APAC business, Nick Stanley will be departing as Tribal Group’s Managing Director, APAC. Nick is leaving to pursue his personal entrepreneurial ambitions.
Nick …Continue Reading
Tribal is proud to be the chosen software provider to support Novus Cambria’s learning and skills
provision, for the new HMP Berwyn in Wales.
HMP Berwyn is a £212m new prison based in Wrexham, North Wales which is due to open in February
2017 and will house just over 2,000 inmates.
Berwyn will be a …Continue Reading
Derwen College is a vibrant and pioneering college committed to promoting through personalised learning, the vocational, educational, personal and social development of young people with a wide range of learning difficulties and disabilities.
Their high standards have helped to establish Derwen Col…Continue Reading
CIO New Zealand has featured an article by Tribal's Higher Education (HE) Managing Director Jon Baldwin.
In the article "Learning from data" Jon discusses the burning question for many institutions as a new academic year dawns: How can universities make engagement more meaningful and improve stu…Continue Reading
In APAC CIO Outlook magazine's January 2017 Special Edition on Media & Entertainment, APAC Managing Director Nick Stanley shares his thoughts on "The Virtual Training Room of the 21st Century".
In the article he explores the challenges many APAC schools and universities are facing, due to the i…Continue Reading
Partnership set to revolutionise student management at the world-class university.
Tribal Group is set to help transform student services at the University of Sheffield following the award of a contract to provide the University with an integrated student management system (SMS).
The contract will…
Tribal are pleased to announce that a selection of their Further Education (FE) and Skills, Training & Employability customers are listed as finalists of the 2017 App4England Awards, the Apprentice Sector annual celebration of outstanding achievement, best practice and excellence in Apprenticesh…Continue Reading
i-graduate, part of the Tribal Group, has appointed international education specialist Stephen Connelly as the new director of its Australian operations.
In 2016 Stephen received the IEAA Excellence Award for Distinguished Contribution to International Education as recognition of his work over 2…Continue Reading
Tribal is delighted to announce the appointment of Nancy Musgrave as EMEA Higher Education Sales Director.
Nancy is a highly successful and accomplished software Sales Director. She joins Tribal from Civica, where she was responsible for business unit sales performance. Prior to that, Nancy carried…
The World Maritime University (WMU) in Malmö, Sweden is a postgraduate maritime university founded by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), a specialised agency of the United Nations. The university accepts approximately 400 enrolments per annum in programmes specific to the maritime sector…Continue Reading
UK work-based learning provider, KF Training Ltd is a pioneering organisation, and one that works towards continual improvement to give them that certain ‘edge’. It’s no surprise that the provider has adopted a fresh approach to their learner management processes, by implementing Tribal’s Maytas lea…Continue Reading
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston is one of the UK’s ten largest universities, with nearly 38,000 students and staff. The university delivers first class quality education globally, with academic partners worldwide.
Having implemented Tribal’s financial benchmarking over th…Continue Reading
Sussex Downs College is one of the largest FE providers in the UK, and has been a customer of Tribal since 1997. The college is located in East Sussex; providing high quality education and training for almost half of the county’s young people.
Their diverse curriculum ensures that there are educati…Continue Reading
The Director for Primary Mathematics at the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM), Debbie Morgan, has played a key advisory role in the design of a new CBeebies series called Numberblocks which introduces the early concepts of number and counting to pre school-age chi…Continue Reading
Pembrokeshire College is the latest further education college to acquire Tribal’s Business Intelligence and Data Miner tools, to help cut through the complexities of data management and improve reporting.
Pembrokeshire College needed genuine insight into its business users and front-line staff. The…
Tribal Group PLC
(“Tribal”) or “(the Group”)
Year end trading update
Tribal Group PLC is pleased to announce that, following a good second half, the Board anticipates that
Group revenues will be in line with its expectations for the year to 31 December 2016 and the
performance of the Group will be …
AIS (Auckland Institute of Studies) is one of New Zealand's largest and most international independent degree providers, operating out of two campuses and with approximately 1000 students.
Auckland Institute of Studies is set to replace their existing AIS SMS solution and “home-grown” portal with th…
The Tribal Foundation has recently funded the supply of teaching resources, alongside resources to help set up an indoor classroom, to a Syrian refugee camp in Greece.
Richard Boswell, a Tribal Consultant approached the Tribal Foundation to request for funding, as there was a pressing need for educ…Continue Reading
The Class Measures/Tribal Education Quality Assurance Solutions (QAS) team is delighted to be working with the Kent School District to implement a program of Quality Review, Action Planning and Instructional Rounds Training.
Class Measures’ trainers and facilitators have provided a range of scho…Continue Reading
Bauer Media is the latest training provider to select the Maytas learning management solution.
Bauer Media UK is an entertainment network of iconic, multi-platform brands. The business became part of the Bauer Media Group, Europe’s largest privately-owned media group, in 2008. In the UK Bauer Media…Continue Reading
Tribal Group is now on Instagram, follow and tag @tribal.group
The platform will show how Tribal is “dedicated to empowering the world of education” through its global culture, staff, customers, events, values and creativity.
Tribal Group’s first post shows how Hammersmith & Fulham Council are…Continue Reading
Australia’s leading national news brand, The Australian, published an article with Nick Stanley, Asia Pacific Managing Director of Tribal, to mark the opening of the new Tribal North Geelong office.
Tribal is investing $1.17m in the new Geelong HQ, creating 50 jobs and securing 100 existing jobs. T…
APAC CIOoutlook has named Tribal Group as one of the "25 Most Promising Education Technology Solution Providers".
The magazine has released an annual special edition dedicated to Education Technology Solutions, Tribal is featured in the article Tribal Group: Expert Technological Assistance for the …Continue Reading
Buttercups Training is an NVQ (QCF) Centre for Pharmacy Services Level 2 and Level 3 Qualifications. They deliver high quality training programmes to pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, dispensing assistants and support staff working in hospitals, the community, dispensing doctors' practices and the …Continue Reading
Tribal has been supporting Hammersmith and Fulham’s adult learning and skills services for 10 years and has recently extended their support until 2020. Whilst we provide the market leading MIS system, we also provide a human being to support their adult learning service – enabling them to focus on d…Continue Reading
In October 2016, the University of the Arts London (UAL) awarded Tribal Group plc a contract for the design, installation and implementation of the higher education student management system, SITS:Vision.
Earlier in the year, UAL invited bids for a replacement student system as their existing st…Continue Reading
Every year, we bring together our customers in the Asia Pacific region to showcase our technology products, provide a wealth of insightful guest keynote speakers and, of course, have a lot of fun. This year, the conference badged HE Fest, was no exception…
Delegates travelled from far and wide acro…
Every year, we bring together our customers in the Asia Pacific region to showcase our technology products, provide a wealth of insightful guest keynote speakers and, of course, have a lot of fun. This year, the conference badged HE Fest, was no exception…
Delegates travelled from far and wide acro…
Tribal is creating a further 50 jobs at its new APAC headquarters in the Geelong region of Victoria, Australia. The $1.17 million investment in new premises has enabled Tribal to expand its workforce to help support the build of a new cloud-hosted IT platform as part of its latest product strategy. …Continue Reading
The Skills Funding Agency (SFA) is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department of Education to provide funding for skills training for further education in England, supporting over 1,000 colleges, private training providers, and employers with £3.7 billion of funding each year.
The SFA had bee…Continue Reading
“Email? That’s what my parents use, right?” Tribal partners with WAMBIZ to bridge College communication disconnect
Education software and services company, Tribal Group has partnered with social media gurus WAMBIZ, to provide each further education college with their own MIS integrated private social network, allowing staff and students to communicate and collaborate in a safe and secure environment, which also …Continue Reading
Tribal Higher Education Evening: An Interview with Queen Mary University London and University of Salford
In the lead up to the Tribal Higher Education Evening on 7 December 2016, Tribal invited highly respected colleagues from two institutions to give their view on the UK as an international student’s destination.
Tribal Managing Director for Higher Education, Jon Baldwin speaks to Professor Simon Gas…Continue Reading
Tribal is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Wilson as Managing Director, EMEA Region, effective 5 December 2016.
Mark joins Tribal with many years’ experience in enterprise software and SAAS businesses, most recently with software business Unit 4, where he carried out his role of Professi…
Derwen College is a vibrant and forward-looking college committed to promoting, through personalised learning, the vocational, educational, personal and social development of young people with a wide range of learning difficulties and disabilities. Their high standards have helped to establish Derwe…Continue Reading
Tribal’s Managing Director of Quality Assurance Solutions, Janet Tomlinson had the pleasure of meeting with British Columbia Premier Christy Clark at Canada House in London.
Ms Clark was visiting the UK as British Columbia are keen to attract businesses and was very positive about encouraging Briti…Continue Reading
On Thursday November 10, Tribal hosted its annual ebs conference at the East Midlands Airport Radisson Blu Hotel, with a record breaking number of customers attending from Further Education (FE) institutions across the UK.
The theme of the 2016 conference was ‘Blueprint for a New FE Landscape’, wit…
The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education (OBHE) has teamed up with the Cross-Border Education Research Team (C-BERT- at SUNY Albany and Penn State) to put together a new report on International Branch Campuses.
The OBHE is a research unit within the i-graduate division of Tribal Group, provid…Continue Reading
Tribal is currently helping a number of UK universities make the most of their investment in their student management system, looking at how people, process and organisation change can complement new technology.
Chris Davies, Tribal’s Director of Transformational Change explores the transformationa…Continue Reading
Brentwood High School Community College is the latest UK School to be providing post 16 further education (FE), and also the latest provider to select ebs as its management information system (MIS).
With more and more schools recently taking on FE courses, ebs lite, became a natural choice to those…Continue Reading
Cogent has over a decade of expertise in skills for science industries. It both responds to the skills demands of business and connects with government skills policies to ensure the right environment for skills to flourish.
Cogent Skills works to promote an employer owned skills system, be a source…Continue Reading
Today, 27 October 2016, Tribal’s Managing Director for Higher Education, Jon Baldwin, was invited to take part in an expert panel session at the Education Investor Exporting Excellence 2016 conference, and discuss his first-hand experiences of exporting British education.
The conference looked to i…Continue Reading
International insight brand i-graduate (part of the Tribal Group), conducted its ‘International Student Survey’ recently. Completed by more than 50,000 students, the research showed that international students are happy as well as plentiful – with 88% of students rating as satisfied or very satisfie…Continue Reading
Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) is New Zealand’s largest education and training provider. Across NMIT’s three campuses in Nelson, Blenheim and Auckland it offers over 100 qualifications from certificate through to postgraduate level.
In 2013 the institution chose ebs as the studen…Continue Reading
Last week saw the return of the glittering Cardiff and Vale College Annual Awards evening, which took place at the college’s new £45million City Centre campus on Thursday 20th October 2016.
The event, which aims to recognise and celebrate the achievements and success of more than 20 students during…Continue Reading
Tribal Group has scooped the award for Partner of the Year at the Panintelligence Software Partner Conference on October 6.
Panintelligence is a leading UK provider of business intelligence software – partnering with Tribal on the BI module for ebs and Maytas.
The conference, which welcomed Direct…Continue Reading
Tribal are featured in a new report published by Raconteur/The Times, which focuses on how technology is transforming education from schools through to workplace learning.
The report includes articles on AI and virtual teaching assistants, the impact of rising university fees and how apprenticeship…Continue Reading
The latest FE Week supplement is dedicated to Tech in the FE and skills sector and is sponsored by Tribal. Nick Pidgeon, Managing Consultant of Tribal’s financial benchmarking team, gave his thoughts on how the FE sector should approach upcoming tech challenges in the article: ‘Can’t decide which sy…Continue Reading
Next year will see a massive shake-up in the way that apprenticeships are funded and delivered. The introduction of the apprenticeship levy and the shift from frameworks to employer-led standards will have a wide-ranging impact on training providers and businesses.
To help you get ready for the cha…Continue Reading
The SITS Apprenticeship is a new nationwide initiative pioneered by King’s College London’s CIO Nick Leake, in collaboration with Tribal Group and Cornwall College.
The Apprenticeship scheme aims to tackle the national and international shortage of trained Tribal SITS IT Professionals. Over 20 univ…Continue Reading
Campus Review and Education Review interviewed Nick Stanley, Managing Director of APAC about the collection and analysis of data.
Please find below the interview on Education Review with a link to the podcast:
Keep IT simple in schools
Keep It Simple Stupid. That’s one business leader’s tech adv…Continue Reading
Earlier this year we announced the news that The University of Bristol in the UK had chosen Tribal’s SITS:Vision student management system to deliver its Student Lifecycle Support Programme.
With the aim of transforming the support available throughout the student lifecycle, the University of Brist…Continue Reading
The Ministry of Education in New Zealand has implemented Tribal’s facilities and asset management solution, K2, to manage the country’s school property portfolio.
The K2 solution will provide the Ministry with an effective tool which will help them manage more than 2,300 school properties, valued a…Continue Reading
Intueri’s Information Technology Training Institute (ITTI) goes live well ahead of schedule with ebs student management system
In May 2016 Intueri Group made the decision to implement a single SMS across it’s NZ operation beginning with two Intueri schools, ITTI and Cut Above Academy, with a rollout across further schools expected to continue in 2017.
ITTI’s implementation kicked off on the 26th May and was scheduled for c…Continue Reading
Maytas Conference 2016 “Another excellent and informative conference, delivered to a high standard.”*
This year’s annual Maytas Conference took place at the East Midlands Radisson Blu on Thursday 14th July with a packed schedule including product developments, breakout sessions and networking opportunities.
The conference theme this year was ‘Optimise your performance’. With so many uncertain chang…Continue Reading
Tribal has been working in close partnership with Regent’s University London (RUL) to make the finance process easier for both staff and students. Using proven software and expert in-house knowledge it is now much simpler for students to manage their fees and for staff to process them.
Regent’s Uni…Continue Reading
AWC Training Ltd is the latest work-based learning provider to select Tribal’s learner management system, Maytas.
Since its origins in 2005, the Cornish training provider has specialised in the delivery of diplomas and bespoke courses tailored to its client’s needs. It has continued to grow rapidly…Continue Reading
This year’s SITS:Vision conference, affectionately named ‘SITS:FEST’, is over for another year. The 2016 festival themed product conference was the biggest yet. Attended by over 300 delegates from across the Higher Education sector, SITS:FEST saw a festival winning line up, with sets from Tribal’s H…Continue Reading
Tribal is delighted to announce its appointment of Nick Stanley as Managing Director Asia-Pacific.
Nick is a technology entrepreneur and former CEO and co-founder of Tribal Campus (formerly Sky Software) founded in 2011 after building a forerunner education-focused business that he founded back in 2…
Congratulations to Vauxhall Primary School on their achievement of being named ‘Primary School of the Year’ by the Times Educational Supplement (TES) on 24 June 2016.
As a school that has held a Basic Skills Primary Quality Mark (PQM) award since 2013, and which has recently gone through a successf…Continue Reading
At the beginning of the year, Tribal launched the new SchoolEdge Timetabling tool. If you’re in the Asia Pacific region, you might remember seeing our campaign, ‘Timetabling doesn’t have to be rocket science’.
Since then, fans of the tool have been growing rapidly in numbers and the product has qui…Continue Reading
Intueri Group is New Zealand's only dual-listed vocational education group and comprises 11 schools across New Zealand and Australia. The schools focus on specific vocational education pathways, preparing graduates for rewarding employment opportunities.
With four different student management syste…
Carleton University in Ottawa, Ontario is the latest Canadian higher education institution to join Tribal’s growing customer base in Canada.
Based in the country’s capital, Carleton University is a Canadian leader in the delivery of support services to over 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students…
Tribal is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract extension on the outsourced services provided to Milton Keynes Council. Providing a suite of management information support (MIS), Tribal will remain responsible for the management of the provider’s MIS data needs and obligations at M…Continue Reading
Tribal’s Higher Education Marketing Business Partner, Daniel Barrass, features in the latest issue (issue 99) of the long established University Business Magazine, with a published article that discusses the journey of an institution's success being made through the heart of its student administrati…Continue Reading
In February 2016 we published a news item announcing that Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) in Malaysia had chosen the SITS:Vision student management information system, to transform the University’s admission to graduation processes.
The prestigious signing ceremony took place at UTP on 16 Febru…Continue Reading
On Saturday May 14th, five Tribal Group employees took on the challenge of the Tough Mudder Half at Belvoir Castle in Grantham.
Alex Reed, Charlotte Boaden, Dan Barrass, Sophie Fryer and Rob Naisbitt made it through the 5 mile obstacle course overcoming 14 muddy obstacles designed to put teamwork,…Continue Reading
Last week the Committee for Geelong, in partnership with the City of Great Geelong, hosted an industry luncheon for international visitor Maurice Jones, Secretary of Commerce and Trade of the Commonwealth.
It was the first event in their International Speaker Series – USA chapter and the day got of…Continue Reading
Lakes College, a further education college in Cumbria, is the latest provider to have chosen Tribal’s Data Miner tool to help better understand the information available to them, without the need of complex and technical report building knowledge.
Data Miner will provide Lakes College’s MIS team wi…Continue Reading
Tribal is proud to be working with 50% of the Higher Education sector in New Zealand, adding the University of Waikato to the SITS:Vision student management solution (SMS) portfolio.
Located in Hamilton, New Zealand, the University of Waikato is home to approximately 12,000 students. In June 2015 t…Continue Reading
After a rigorous tender process, in December 2014, Massey University in New Zealand has selected Tribal’s SITS:Vision for its student management solution. Having successfully completed the ‘prototype’ phase and agreed a Statement of Work, Tribal consultants and staff at Massey University are now mo…Continue Reading
The University of Bristol in the UK has, once again, chosen Tribal’s SITS student management system to deliver its Student Lifecycle Support Programme.
In September 1997, the prestigious Russell Group University, University of Bristol implemented SITS:Vision to manage its student information. Fast-…Continue Reading
Students from Newcomb Secondary College, Victoria Australia, had a recent taste of their potential future careers as part of an industry program at Tribal’s Campus office in Geelong, Australia.
Addressing the students, Federal Member for Corangamite Sarah Henderson said that Newcomb was one of the …Continue Reading
Tribal’s Quality Assurance Solutions (QAS) team is delighted to be working with The Howard Academy Trust in the UK during the 2016 summer term, providing school improvement advice. The Trust is led by The Howard School (Rainham) who became a single convertor academy in October 2014 and have become …Continue Reading
Panintelligence, a business intelligence software developer was awarded Software Vendor of the Year at the European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2016. The winners were announced at an awards dinner at the Lancaster London Hotel, on 14th April.
86 companies from 21 countries were represented …Continue Reading
In its fifth year, this year’s TES Awards Ceremony was definitely not one to miss… and we certainly didn’t!
Colleagues from across Tribal and a selection of guests donned their dinner jackets to attend the glittering award ceremony at the Grosvenor House hotel in central London on 22 April 2016.
The Board of Tribal is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Pickett as Chief Financial Officer, effective 4 July 2016.
Mark joins Tribal with many years’ experience in the technology industry. He is currently Chief Financial Officer and Finance Director, UK of Computer Sciences Corp (‘CSC’)…Continue Reading
Since 2014, Care Credentials Wales Ltd has expanded rapidly. With bigger sub-contractor arrangements, more learners to manage, and an ever growing need to extract management reports; the training provider needed a ‘more robust’ learner management information system in order to retire the time-consum…Continue Reading
Tribal is delighted to announce its appointment of Mike Beech as Group Marketing Director, who joined Tribal on 21 March 2016.
Mike joins Tribal from Kerridge Commercial Systems where he was Marketing Director, responsible for strategic product leadership, competitive and market analysis, branding,…Continue Reading
Tribal is pleased to announce that Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) has chosen its SITS:Vision student management information system (MIS) to transform the University’s admission to graduation processes.
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), established in 1997, is one of the most prominent priva…Continue Reading
The Board of Tribal is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Bowles as Chief Executive Officer. Ian will join the Group and hold a Board position with immediate effect and, following a period of transition, assume the role of Chief Executive Officer on 1 March 2016.
Ian joins Tribal with a str…Continue Reading
Tribal is collaborating with Beej Kaczmarczyk in a series of webinars to assist college leaders in planning for the opportunities and threats posed by Area Review.
It is clear from the FE Commissioner’s remit and the subsequent outputs of Area Reviews already underway, that FE Colleges will be requ…Continue Reading
We are pleased to announce that Tribal’s Synergy EIS is a fully accredited Child Protection – Information System (CP-IS) product. Developed by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC), CP-IS an NHS England sponsored project designed to deliver a higher level of protection to those child…Continue Reading
Since its conception, the Tribal Enterprise Service Desk has aimed to provide first class internal and external customer support for Student Services teams within the UK Higher Education market. Over the last few years the product has expanded to support not just the core market of Student Services …Continue Reading
Tribal Group has recently employed six graduates from the Universiti Teknologi Petronas in Malaysia and Massey University in New Zealand.
The graduates have joined Tribal to support the SITS:Vision implementations at their institutions and will use their journeys to train in the product ahead of pe…Continue Reading
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) has today announced that Callista has been awarded the WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality Citation (EOCGE). Callista is one of 90 organisations nationwide to appear on this year's list.
This citation recognises our commitment and best practice in…Continue Reading
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David has signed a £1.6 million contract with the Tribal Group for the provision of data management software and services. The 10 year contract is part of the University’s strategic plan to bring together two previous systems for managing data, including student…Continue Reading