Casita Partners with Myriad by UCAS
|24 February, 2022
Casita One of the First Partners on UCAS's One-Stop Platform For International Postgraduates
The global student accommodation platform, Casita, which has over one million rooms in 60 destinations, has recently announced an exciting partnership with Myriad by UCAS, an easy-to-use application under the trusted UCAS brand that connects the world to UK higher education.
Myriad by UCAS provides international students with a one-stop platform to explore their options for studying at postgraduate level in the UK. Using the platform, available via app and browser and in 14 languages, users can search for multiple courses and universities as well as gain access to countless student accommodation options, scholarships, and work opportunities. Over 90% of eligible higher education providers are represented on the Myriad platform and students from over 150 countries and territories have downloaded the app. It went live in September 2021 and was officially launched 16 February 2022.
Using Casita’s sophisticated API, students can explore, discover and secure student rooms all from within the Myriad app. Student’s have access to room pricing, availability, photos, facilities and the services provided by each building. Casita also provides the most extensive range of Purpose Built Student Accommodation on offer in the UK, where students can rest assured of being close to their institution, full student services and welfare support, fantastic facilities with all utilities included.
Leigh Pulford, Co-founder of Casita, said, “Partnering with Myriad by UCAS to help postgraduate students studying in the UK, is a gamechanger for seamless university admissions to accommodation, and arrival support service.”
“Whilst interacting with UCAS, it was immediately clear that there is strong alignment in creating a student-focused service, whilst ensuring the UK University accommodation interests are preserved and ultimately supported by our Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) providers.”
Des Cutchey, Managing Director for UCAS International, said “We believe our partnership with Casita to expand the accommodation options within the Myriad by UCAS platform is a hugely valuable proposition for our international student users seeking to study in the UK. We look forward to a great working relationship that puts student choice at its centre, supporting applicants to find the most suitable room to their needs during their studies.”
For more information contact:
Casita Press Office
Bruno da Mata, Digital Marketing Coordinator [email protected]
UCAS Press Office
07881 029025 [email protected]
Notes for Editors
Casita is a dedicated student accommodation marketplace aiming to satisfy the needs of students, agents, parents and Universities. With more than 1 million rooms in Europe, Asia, Australia, the USA, Canada and the UK, Casita prides itself on its unique services and abilities. We offer multiple support services for students, including insurance, student loans, guarantor and travel services. Our multilingual accommodation experts based across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Latin America have assisted thousands of students to find their perfect student home.
About Myriad by UCAS
Myriad by UCAS connects the world to UK higher education by providing a single postgraduate gateway under the trusted UCAS brand. International students can search courses, research universities, make applications, get matched to scholarship and funding opportunities and find jobs and accommodation all within one app.