Deliver an international perspective straight to your classroom

In an increasingly globalized world it’s more important than ever for students to develop a truly global mindset. To help them achieve this, the Financial Times’ reporting offers an unbiased, international perspective, across a wide variety of subjects.

The FT’s digital education program provides a platform to deliver our award-winning journalism to faculty and students, customized to suit the needs of each course. Our unique commentary and analysis will bring your university’s existing curricula to life, with tools that can deliver a blended learning experience and link classroom theory to real world context.


  • It gives you a suite of learning tools
    The FT’s education subscription comes with a suite of learning tools to allow faculty to bring our content seamlessly into the classroom, and integrate news into your learning management system.
  • It’s customizable to your needs
    Students and faculty have the ability to follow their chosen topics of interest and create virtual reading lists aligned with the courses being taught.
  • It gives students a chance to immerse globally
    The FT's extensive country specific news briefings have been invaluable preparation for students' international trips and experiences.


The Financial Times' learning tools

Through articles, blogs, videos and podcasts, the FT provides the global education community authoritative news, analysis and comment, as well as powerful learning tools.

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Customized News Feeds

Faculty and students can follow news from over 1,000 topics including themes, countries, people or companies. All relevant stories appear in your personalised myFT news hub or as email digests.

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Virtual Reading Lists

Faculty can create reading lists for different classes based on what subject matter is being taught. Saved articles are automatically shared with students.

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FirstFT + Weekly Quiz

Read our editors curated pick of the best global news, commentary, and analysis from the FT and the rest of the web. Every Friday we release a weekly quiz to test students’ knowledge.

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Get comfortable managing your own stock portfolio. Learn new vocabulary with a built-in glossary, track markets and their movement, see the news stories that associated with each stock, and more.

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Workflow Integration

Topic based article feeds or curated reading lists can be integrated into learning and content management systems such as Blackboard, Canvas & Moodle.

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International Trip Preparation

Customizable country specific news briefings can be delivered to designated groups of students in preparation for their international trips and experiences.

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Case Study

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville uses the FT to provide students the international perspective necessary to understand business reality.

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Tailor our plan to your specific needs

  • Academic rates start with a 70% discount off our retail rates
  • Flexible pricing model to cater to different types of academic institutions