INM sells education division to members of the Barry family

Friday 27 June 2014 17.05
INM's education division consisted of Independent Colleges and International House Dublin
INM's education division consisted of Independent Colleges and International House Dublin

Independent News & Media has sold its education division to a company controlled by members of the Cork-based Barry family.

The division consists of Independent Colleges and International House Dublin, and has been sold for an undisclosed sum.

Independent Colleges offers a range of courses in areas like business, media and law, while International House Dublin is more tailored towards international students seeking to learn English.

The Barry family is best known for the Barry’s Tea brand.