KPMG professionals work across the education sector – serving clients in K-12, vocational education and training, and higher education, as well as the strategic planners, funders and influencers of educational services – to help governments respond to the growing demand for education. Our mission is to support the planning, development and delivery of cost effective and quality education, training and research.

Together with KPMG's network of member firms, the Global Education practice provides Tax, Audit (internal and external) and Advisory services in business transformation, new models of delivery and quality improvement, and cost reduction and efficiency improvement reviews. We offer tailored solutions and practical advice to meet the unique needs of each segment.


  • Budget and financial management
  • Organization development
  • Audit, assurance and tax services

Vocational education and training

  • Curriculum and data reviews, including data quality
  • Development of services and approaches to better meet the needs of employers and students
  • Support for mergers and acquisitions, including corporate intelligence, due diligence and strategic options reviews
  • Efficiency reviews
  • Organization development

Higher education

  • Audit and assurance services
  • Tax and due diligence services, including international taxation, employment tax and compliance with national tax systems
  • IT optimization, integration and rollout
  • Procurement optimization
  • Cost reduction services
  • Strategic planning and development
  • Development of new operational and business models and processes
  • Financing and investment advisory services
  • Grant attestation services

Strategic planners, funders and influencers

  • Research services
  • Regulatory and funding system design and implementation
  • Program design and implementation
  • Infrastructure development and financing

KPMG Education network contacts