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Children Education Franchise is a lucrative market

10 great reasons to own a Pingu’s English Master Franchise

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Children Education Franchise is a lucrative market

Rewarding Master Franchise opportunities with Pingu’s English.

There are so many reasons to choose Pingu’s English to help start your new business. Our method is tried, tested and trusted; providing you with the product, materials and business support that need to flourish and grow.

We all know that parents are willing to invest heavily in their child’s education to give them a head start in life by developing their English language skills. Here’s just a few statistics that show just how lucrative children’s education business can be:

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10 great reasons to own a Pingu’s English Master Franchise

10 great reasons to own a Pingu’s English Master Franchise


Our proven Pingu’s English franchise offers education investors: –


  • A potentially lucrative monthly income – fast-tracking your business with a proven system.


  • The flexibility to run your own nationwide business.


  • A sound, scalable investment


  • The only international kindergarten franchise featuring Pingu, the lovable, award-winning character watched by over 1 billion people worldwide.


  • An extensive in-market training program for both teachers and management


  • A first-class business development team who will be always there to assist you


  • Comprehensive support with sales and marketing a to help generate new clients as well as prospective Unit Franchisee leads


  • Backing from the highly respected Linguaphone Group from the UK, an international education company with over 115 years of experience in the language training market


  • A strong, supportive and global network of Master Franchisees on hand to offer, advice, networking opportunities and support.


  • And lastly, the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of children and help them get that crucial head start in life that parents demand, and crucially, children deserve.

Global Appeal

We have already shown that we can build a successful international brand with our existing global network of Master Franchisees.

We are now looking to appoint new entrepreneurs and investors to make Pingu’s English available to even more children worldwide.

We now have Pingu’s English centers in over 20 countries across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, but you could still be the first entrepreneur to claim exclusive rights in your country.

Find out how you can apply to become our latest franchise partner, and see how you could start reaping the benefits of exclusive rights in your country.

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With Pingu’s English, you gain exclusive rights to franchise the business in your country or region, as well as the exclusive rights to use the award-winning PinguTM TV show for educational purposes. This lovable little penguin has been a kids’ favorite since 1986 and is watched by over 1 billion people worldwide. 


Gross profits for franchise businesses in the children’s English Language Teaching sector tend to range from 60% – 90%.

Education Principles

Pingu’s English has value both as an English language program, and as an introduction to full-time education. We aim to teach kids practical English and give them the confidence to use it in everyday life. By providing a first-rate education, advanced learning resources and an entertainment factor, our students often become brand advocates as they get older.

Reputational Excellence

We have built up a global reputation for excellence; prioritizing safety, flexibility, friendliness and a balanced behavioral framework. We are an established brand in our own right, with a proven franchise model that’s approved by over 78% of our franchise partners. We’re also a subsidiary of The Linguaphone Group, enabling us to build on over a century of English Language Teaching success.


With Pingu’s English, you can apply to become a master franchisee, unit franchisee or unit licensee and choose from a school-based, program licensing, home-school licensing or direct to consumer strategy. Our course gives you a broad catchment of children aged 3 – 8+ with any prior level of English ability, and utilize strengths-based teaching methods to ensure our pupils are treated as individuals.

Business Support

We will supply you with all the materials and business support that you need to create a profitable venture. From business, marketing and IT consultancy to electronic resources, management manuals and local training, your dedicated account manager will be there to support you every step of the way. Our on-going business support services include:

  • Press and PR guidance
  • Event and exhibition administration
  • UKTI support
  • Quick, hassle-free set-up
  • Personalized, in-country training
  • Management and operational manuals 
  • Access to Linguaphone’s Extranet and management software

We also offer an unbeatable package of marketing support, including:

  • Online lead administration
  • Digital marketing consultancy
  • Advertising advice and materials
  • Marketing collateral
  • Website design
  • Social media management
  • Marketing approval
  • Merchandising and cross-marketing opportunities

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Find out how you can apply to become our latest franchise partner.

See how you could start reaping the benefits of exclusive rights in your country.




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    We at the British Chamber of Commerce worked with Linguaphone Group to find them a new in-market partner for the Korean market. Throughout the engagement we had with Linguaphone Group, we found them to be passionate about education, supremely professional in their approach to business and both responsive and personable in their interactions with ourselves and Korean partners. Korean investors were attracted to the best-in-class program which Linguaphone Group offers, the strong reputation of the company and the heritage with which it is associated. These are qualities that resonate globally.

    British Chamber Korea

     Sean Blakeley, BCCK CEO

    Our Experience with Pingu’s English has been profitable and positive from the first year. We relied on their professionalism and heritage, their staff is always prompt to assist with the latest trends and ideas on the market. We were looking for a brand who can guarantee us quality and a solid method but at the same time would leave us the freedom and flexibility in order to succeed in our challenging and competitive market like the Italian one. We built Pingu’s English project in Italy by mixing their huge international experience in the English training with our knowledge of the Italian market. All this enabled us to do the right decision for our winning investment. Today we have over 40 Pingu’s English centres and thousands of happy children learning English.

    Daniele Arboit

    Pingu's English Master Franchisee Italy

    From our first training session in London 2009- from the academic side to customer service -we felt confident and well equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to be successful Pingu’s English Master Licensees” At the moment, our services to all 23 networked schools across the country are effectively and efficiently backed by Pingu’s English.  No doubt that we see no limit to expand our business to cover 30,000+ schools in the near future!

    Nipat Ungpakornkaew

    Pingu's English Master Licensee Thailand

    I knew about Pingu’s English School through a friend. After research about the school, I decided to enroll my daughter and it was one of the best things I could do to her. She loves studying at Pingu’s English and she cannot wait to the day of the class. I also love Pingu's English School, because there she learns by playing and I can see her progress day by day.

    Léia Rodrigues

    Pingu's English Student's mother / Brazil

    Now she is studying at Pingu’s English School, my daughter only wants to talk to me in English and she is always singing the songs.

    Cristiane Doimo

    Pingu's English Student's mother /Brazil

    Regarding the teaching method they use a figurative storytelling way of starting the lesson,  trying hard to involve the child and make the them curious about the situation. Tom is very happy to go to Pingu’s English because he perceives the School as a playful moment and not just as a learning moment while at the same time he is learning a new language


    Pingu's English Student's Mother /Italy

    We love Pingu’s English School because the school gives my son the opportunity to learn and develop different skills, especially English skills. He is excited every time to go to school and is always happy when he comes home.

    Sapavoot Preedawipart

    Pingu's English Student's Mother/ Thailand

    Pingu’s English School is not just a school; it is as a second home for my kid. I like it when I see my kid growing and learning in a friendly and safe atmosphere. Most of all, I can see a lot of improvement in his English listening and speaking skills

    Piyatida Tudteam

    Pingu's English Student's Mother/Thailand

    I have being running my own school for 15 years. When I met Pingu’s English, it was love at first sight. Now I am offering the best English Course available to my students and they are loving it as well as their parents. Thank you Pingu’s English!

    Giedre Paula

    Pingu’s English Unit Franchisee in State of Mato Grosso do Sul

    Brazil is a huge Market and the preschool english education industry is growing very fast. All our franchisees are happy with the Pingu’s English methodology as well as the operational manuals Liguaphone offers to Unit Licensees. They feel very well assisted.

    Ronaldo Vieira

    Pingu's English Master Franchisee in State of Sao Paulo

    Abbas always tells me that Pingu's English is the most fun he has all day. I am very glad that this place makes him feel that way and noticeably develop his language skills too


    Pingu's English Student's Father/Bahrain

    Our students are very enthusiastic in studying at Pingu’s English. They always tell us how much fun and how much they learn here. Parents also keep saying how proud they are with the knowledge and improvements their children are making.

    Willian Veloso Rocha

    Pingu’s English Unit Franchisee in State of São Paulo