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Uniplaces is a student accommodation platform, helping millions of students around the world to find and book their accommodation when going abroad. With the platform, students can easily find and book a place to stay. All properties on Uniplaces are fully verified by the Company's team, who take professional photos of every room and write complete and detailed descriptions.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQLondon, GB
Websiteuniplaces.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)126
Revenue (FY, 2017)£3.4 M(+83%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Uniplaces

Miguel Santo Amaro

Miguel Santo Amaro

Co-Founder
Mariano Kostelec

Mariano Kostelec

Co-Founder
Andre Albuquerque

Andre Albuquerque

Head of Growth
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Uniplaces Office Locations

Uniplaces has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
107 Fleet St
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Uniplaces Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Uniplaces total Funding

$28.9 m

Uniplaces latest funding size

$24 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Uniplaces investors

Uniplaces's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $24 m. In total, Uniplaces has raised $28.9 m. Uniplaces's latest valuation is reported to be £42.2 m.
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Uniplaces Revenue

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Uniplaces's revenue was reported to be £3.37 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

3.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

3.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

94.2%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(9.9m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

Market valuation

42.2m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

5.7m
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GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

309.0k438.0k1.8m3.4m

Revenue growth, %

Cost of goods sold

21.0k44.0k111.0k195.0k

Gross profit

288.0k394.0k1.7m3.2m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

515.6k1.8m12.6m5.7m5.7m

Accounts Receivable

133.6k13.0k76.0k244.0k348.0k

Current Assets

649.2k2.1m13.0m6.3m6.8m

PP&E

7.0k163.0k240.0k195.0k
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(980.0k)(4.5m)(7.5m)(10.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(4.1m)(6.7m)(8.3m)

Cash From Financing Activities

15.1m7.7m

Net Change in Cash

10.8m(7.0m)(953.0k)
GBPFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Uniplaces Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Uniplaces Online and Social Media Presence

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Uniplaces News and Updates

StudentFinance.com, founded by the team behind Uniplaces, raises €1.15 million to reshape education financing using AI technology

StudentFinance, a Fintech company created by the founders of Uniplaces, has today announced it has closed a €1.15 million seed round of funding led by Seedcamp (investors in Revolut and TransferWise – two of the largest fintechs in Europe) and Mustard Seed Maze.  StudentFinance was founded in 2019 i…

Uniplaces Blogs

20 Strangest degrees you can study at the University

Photo by Philippe Bout on UnsplashHere are some suggestions of the world’s strangest degrees you could apply for:1. Ethical hackingNot everyone who wants to hack a system has bad intentions. After all, someone’s got to learn and devise plans for counterattacking the nasty hacks.Essentially, ethical …

12 Facts about Munich you probably didn’t know

The Bavarian culture, the white-and-blue flag, the traditional costumes, and the Oktoberfest are entities of a metropole that are often copied all around the world.Photo by Jan Antonin Kolar on UnsplashExploring the city and getting to know its landmarks and history will teach you about the more for…

20 Abandoned places in Europe

Abandoned places are cool; this is a fact. Some are creepy, others are romantic, or even mysterious — but they’re all very cool. And these 20 abandoned places in Europe are the absolute coolest.Photo by Natalya Letunova on Unsplash1. Tunnel of LoveKlevan, Ukrainehttps://medium.com/media/23f7d11c2d08929177ddd31b818dd386/hrefThis…

8 Good reasons to apply for a Master’s Degree

“Why go to graduate school?” This is a question many students ask after completing their undergraduate degree, unsure of whether a Master’s programme is really the best option to help them achieve their career goals.Both the cost of tuition fees and the extra length of time out of employment can mea…

9 hidden places to visit in Portugal this summer

Are you a travel enthusiast wanting to discover unique places and escape all the selfie-makers and loud tourists? Maybe you should start looking for some amazing places off the beaten track and discover the secrets Portugal has to offer that often stay out of the tourist guides.Photo by Tim Roosjen …

11 Apps Every Foodie Should Have

Are you one of those people who is always looking for new spots in town, has went to every brunch and has more pictures of food than of your pet? If so, you are a real foodie! For you, foodies, we have gather the must-have apps for you, to make sure you never miss a delicious opportunity! 11… The po…
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Uniplaces Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Uniplaces founded?

    Uniplaces was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Uniplaces key executives?

    Uniplaces's key executives are Miguel Santo Amaro, Mariano Kostelec and Andre Albuquerque.

  • How many employees does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 126 employees.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue?

    Latest Uniplaces annual revenue is £3.4 m.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue per employee?

    Latest Uniplaces revenue per employee is £26.7 k.

  • Who are Uniplaces competitors?

    Competitors of Uniplaces include Lamudi, Rentify and NestAway.

  • Where is Uniplaces headquarters?

    Uniplaces headquarters is located at 107 Fleet St, London.

  • Where are Uniplaces offices?

    Uniplaces has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 1 office.