Franchisee Info

Interested in a franchise


What Franchisee should have in terms of space, money etc ?

Space Required

1500 - 2000 square feet

Brand Fee

2.5 lakhs to 3.75 lakhs ( Depending on the Model)

Investment

NIL

Royalty

Applicable only for “ Maria Day Care Franchisee”

Brand Upgradation Fee

₨ 30,000--45,000 per year applicable from six year onwards.

Term of Franchisee

Min 5 years

Centre Head+ Counselor

One required

Staffing

1 teacher per 15 children

Helper

1 per 20 children

Batch Timing

At least 2 hours for playschool and nursery and at least 3 hours for LMH and UMH

Fees

Minimum 1000-1200 per month

Age Group

1.5 yrs – Play School/ Toddlers
2 .5yrs - Nursery
3.5 yrs – Lower Montessori House
4.5 yrs – Upper Montessori House


What happens after signing the franchise agreement till your opening date ?

  1. Once an agreement is signed the franchisee attends a 5 day franchise orientation.
  2. Key operations dockets, videos are handed to franchisee.
  3. Franchisee starts work at centre and procures the toys and other equipment as given in investment docket.
  4. Franchisee appoints centre head and staff
  5. Franchisee sets a date for the launch and also selects a good chief guest.
  6. Franchise staff is trained for set up and launch
  7. Franchisee starts local publicity.
  8. Franchisee fee structure is finalized.
  9. Franchisee bank account is set up.
  10. Franchisee keeps all printing material ready.
  11. Franchisee starts admissions.
  12. Franchisee staff is trained on curriculum and receives copies of all curriculum.
  13. Franchisee receives Business Commencement Certificate from franchisor if centre and staff is ready.
  14. Franchisee launches the centre.
  15. Franchisee starts operations, orders admission kits.
  16. Franchisee hand holding continues to ensure success of centre.
  17. Franchisee is trained on all other programs that are revenue models of the brand.
  18. Franchisee starts all other revenue models.

What Maria's Can Provide?

'Maria' today stands for quality education, in Assam from last 25 years. It operates Pre-schools, Schools, National Institute of Open Schooling and Extension courses. '

Every Prospective Franchisee wants a few Key answers before he/she can become a part of the 'Maria' family. Here are the many valid reasons why becoming a "Maria Montessori House of Children" Franchisee makes sound sense.

  1. An 25 year heritage with an unmatched focus on quality education.
  2. A 'brand' name that offers excellent equity with Target Audience.
  3. Unique Advice to help choose/regularize suppliers/ materials to ensure business growth in a structured manner.
  4. Hand-holding by Franchise Supervisors who play the role of 'MENTOR' and are the contact point for day-to-day queries/support.
  5. Regular e-mail contact/support/encouragement/new ideas from Academic/marketing Departments of Franchise Cell.
  6. No-cost promotion / publicity material to launch Maria Montessori Centre. Sure hit/low-cost promotion ideas at no obligation.
  7. Local advertising support that gets results.
  8. Progress reports to analyze feedback, weaknesses.
  9. Easy simple reporting formats to help/ensure every “Maria Montessori House of Children” maximizes potential.
  10. Continual 'event' support for all celebrations.
  11. Excellent curriculum, designed in consonance with global best practices for all age groups.
  12. Excellent staff training.
  13. Uniquely designed easy-to-handle, 'Training Material'.
  14. Training supported by actual video models of classroom and other activity areas.
  15. A well designed welcome kit for all the student to facilitate education process.

Responsibilities of Franchisee

Every Franchisee plays a key role building a bigger business...

Here are a few helpful hints:

  1. Must visit the 'Centre' every day and stay in touch with key staff members.
  2. Must hire quality 'Staffers to make the Centre a qualified success.
  3. Publicity and Promotion is the key to the success and establishment of your business. Unique ideas and material will be supplied.
  4. Be ready to expand / grow with a dynamic thrust / commitment.
  5. Be alert / proactive / aware of competitor mindset/plans/promotions.