The project which we have assigned is the global marketing strategy and task which we have to accomplish is to check and identify a suitable company and a product /service which will enter in the oversees market .The industry which we chose to take it broad is education industry in which we take University of Lahore as our target company which we have decided to take it abroad our target overseas market is the education industry of Saudi Arabia. Why we chose this part of the world is that recently Saudi Arabia has made number of good changes in their education system by giving permission to enter their and start working on different educational programmes. Before any further proceed here is the background and some of the well renowned universities.
Saudi Arabia education
The kingdom of Saudi Arabia was established in the year 1932. At that time, education in Arabia was meant only for children belonging to the rich class. But Saudi Arabia education system has greatly developed in the recent years. It aims at providing quality education to one and all. There are a number of schools, colleges, universities and academic institutes in Saudi Arabia, that have been established in the recent times. Around 25,00 schools and 11 universities have been set up in the kingdom. King Saud University is the first university that was set up in the year 1957 at Riyadh. Saudi Arabia education offers courses in the
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