Since its founding in 2003, Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym has established itself as leader in advance abacus mental arithmetic education, running its own centers till 2012 and went ahead with franchise concept to individuals from 2013. We are an award-winning educational institution with an international presence and our unique brain gym-based learning programme has been trusted and proven with a track record to boot. With the competition to excel academically, supplementary education has become one of the most lucrative business sectors today.
Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym’s 4 business principles are to:
1.Enhance Skill Set
2.Promote teacher’s training constantly
3.Provide quality services
4.Provide sound learning fascilities, resources, and environment
Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym has an extensive support network in place to assist our authorised centres in conducting the mental arithmetic programme. Our supporting arm consists of a team of professional staff who are experienced in marketing, education, technology, finance, and administration, and will render invaluable customer care service.
In-depth training and assistance to get you off to a fast start
Initial curriculum and development of new curriculum to meet the changing needs of the marketplace
Sharing of business planning, pricing and staffing to build your own Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym centre
Professional teacher’s training
Curriculum content and implementation guides
Classroom design and organisation
Professional advisory services
Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym works closely with authorised centres in helping them establish their centre in the most advantageous location and in sharing with them the systems to run the centre productively, efficiently, and effectively. Interested entrepreneurs will be offered the opportunity to establish and operate an authorised centre with minimal initial investment.
Authorised centres can expect to receive the following support:
Requirements & Investment
. 300 – 750 sq ft (1 / 2 class rooms, reception, and toilet facilities)
. Residential or semi-commercial
Interiors & Furniture
. As per Ascent bacus and Brain Gym Norms
LCL Fee (Non refundable) Metros *
. Rs 1.5 Lac/-
LCL Fee (Non refundable) Non Metro*
. Rs 1.25 Lac/-
Authorised centres will have access to a proven and international business model, continual guidance to solve day-to-day operating problems, and ideas for upgrading of infrastructure.
Due to network purchasing, authorised centres will benefit from price reduction which converts to savings to help optimise your margins.
Authorised centres will be provided materials regularly: customised books, curriculum plans, lesson plans, important notices, support materials for functions, shared learning from other branches.
We continually research and develop the programme to strengthen and maintain the Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym brand. We also review and evaluate opportunities for the development of new business ideas and the enhancement of existing services regularly.
Advertising & promotion:
Authorised centres have access to professionally prepared advertising, promotional, and marketing materials. These materials include designs for brochures, newspaper advertisements, direct mailing advertising, public relations materials, leaflets, banners, etc.
We provide extensive training in the fine art of teaching and operating a Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym authorised centre. New Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym authorised centre owners will go through an intensive and focused training that will acclimatise them to the system of teaching and operating the Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym way. The training will cover all aspects of day-today operations (i.e. business, education, and culture) to ensure that the new Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym authorised centre owner is made a member of the Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym family before taking up this new venture.
One of the first Abacus Institutions in the world to be awarded Certification for all three systems together :-
ISO 9001:2008 Quality Systems ISO14001:2004 Environment Syst. OHSAS 18001:2007 Health and Safety
Here are 10 easy steps to becoming a Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym franchisee:
Attend Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Teacher’s Training Course and be a Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Certified Trainer.
Complete and return the confidential application form to Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Head Office.
Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Authorised Centre selection committee will review the application form. Application will be accepted or rejected for further processing.
If the application is accepted, we will invite you to visit Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Head Office for further discussion and to understand our product and business philosophy better.
Review Authorised Centre Agreement together.
Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym Head Office will sign Authorised Centre Agreement with Licensee. Payment of deposit to be effected.
Finalise the centre opening schedule.
Finalise the staff and teacher’s training schedule.
The suitable franchisee should possess the following qualities:
Strong desire to influence the lives of others, to motivate learners, and to provide quality mental arithmetic education.
Show willingness to follow and share the Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym vision and teaching philosophy
Have the capacity to manage a centre effectively under Ascent Abacus & Brain Gym’s corporate support.