History and Timeline

PFL History

PFL has a long and successful history of recruiting quality international students to the world's top universities. For over 23 years, PFL has remained a competitive, ambitious and forward thinking education consultant and we are extremely proud of our Company Profile and achievements to date.

Key PFL milestones:



  • Lawrie Green Education (LGE) was established in England with a focus on sending overseas students to study in the UK.
  • PFL opens its first office in Lagos, Nigeria.
  • PFL opens its second office, in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad.


  • LGE Re-Branded as PFL - Preparation for Life.



  • PFL expands its portfolio and starts sending students to Australasian institutions in Australia and New Zealand.



  • PFL opens its first office in Ghana, located in the city’s capital Accra
  • PFL expands its portfolio further and starts recruiting students to the US and Canada.
  • PFL’s first Virtual Counselling Team (VCT) is set up in Nigeria in order to provide a remote counselling service for students from other cities in the region.



  • A VCT is set up in Pakistan to target emerging, neighbouring cities 
  • PFL set up a Conversion Team in each of its sending markets.