BECOME WEST 1

WEST 1 was established in 2006 with the aim of becoming Australia's best education agency. Today, WEST 1 is a leading company for exchange programs to Australia.

According to director Danilo Lopes, expanding to countries such as New Zealand and Canada will be WEST 1’s first step to become the world’s leading student exchange agency. "We aim high, but we take one step at a time, always offering the best products, services and support in the market, and building relationships with our clients and partners based on trust."

If you also like to pursue big dreams and goals, join us by having your own successful WEST 1!

Personal information

1500 1500

Language Skills

Franchise information

1500

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • Minimal age of 24 years
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Advanced English skills
  • International study and travel experience
  • Knowledge of financial management
  • No major debt
  • Proactive and hands-on attitude
  • Needs to meet basic requirements

INITIAL INVESTMENT

  • Franchise: $10k - $20k
  • Setup: $10k - $40k
  • Initial marketing: $5k - $10k
  • Working capital: $30k - $50k

* Investment amounts in AUD

Royalties

Royalties are based on the gross earnings.

Advertising fund

Marketing and administrative fees are based on the franchise structure. It may include national and international campaigns.

Payback

24 to 29 months

BUSINESS STRUCTURE

  • Minimal of 3 staff members
  • Complete adoption of the WEST 1 philosophy and management system

SCHEDULE

  • Registration of interest
  • Analysis of franchisee profile
  • Interview with WEST 1 directors
  • Business plan preparation
  • Approval
  • Training and start up