Online education marketplace Udemy sets up Gurugram office to deepen India operations

Binu Paul

Online learning marketplace Udemy, Inc. has established an employee hub in Gurugram as the San Francisco-headquartered firm looks ....

18 March, 2019

Gray Matters Capital picks 6 Indian startups for ed-tech accelerator’s new cohort

Shweta Sharma

US-based impact investment firm Gray Matters Capital has selected six Indian startups for the second cohort of its education-focussed ....

13 March, 2019
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Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s raises fresh funding at nearly $4 bn valuation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s, run by Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, has raised $4.76 million (Rs 33.2 crore at current exchange rates) ....

11 March, 2019

Salesforce launches gamified training platform MyTrailhead

Vignesh Ananthraj

US sales and marketing software company Salesforce has announced the general availability of MyTrailhead, an online gamified platform ....

8 March, 2019

Ed-tech startup for pre-schoolers Bulbul raises funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Hyderabad- and US-based Bulbul Inc., which develops learning apps for pre-school kids, has raised Rs 3.5 crore ($500,000) in a ....

27 February, 2019

Meet the four Indian companies selected for Y Combinator’s winter 2019 batch

Shweta Sharma

US startup incubator Y Combinator has chosen for its winter batch this year four Indian companies dealing in robotics, e-commerce, ....

27 February, 2019
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Kutuki and Simyog Tech secure funding; XSEED snaps up Report Bee

Payal Ganguly

Kutuki, an early learning content platform for pre-school children, has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed round from ....

29 January, 2019

Ed-tech startup IndigoLearn raises follow-on angel funding

Shweta Sharma

Hyderabad-based ed-tech startup IndigoLearn said it has raised $135,000 (Rs 96 lakh at current exchange rate) in a follow-on round ....

18 January, 2019

Byju’s buys AR-based learning platform Osmo for $120 mn

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Weeks after securing more than half-a-billion dollars in fresh capital, ed-tech unicorn Byju’s has acquired US-based ....

16 January, 2019

Higher education platform Leverage Edu raises pre-Series A funding

Payal Ganguly

Higher-education and career-growth platform Leverage Edu said it has raised over$1 million (Rs 7 crore) in its pre-Series A round ....

15 January, 2019
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Ed-tech firm Eruditus secures $40 mn in Series C round

Debjyoti Roy

Eruditus Learning Solutions Pte Ltd, which offers executive learning programmes globally, has raised $40 million (Rs 282 crore) ....

10 January, 2019

Byju's FY18 revenue doubles, loss almost halves

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech startup Byju’s sharply narrowed its loss for the year through March 2018, as a two-fold jump in operating revenue ....

8 January, 2019

Why the Indian ed-tech sector has scope for at least 10 unicorns

Mayank Kumar

Those who have been following the education sector some time now know that every year is touted as the “year of education” ....

31 December, 2018

Exclusive: Gray Matters Capital backs three startups under edLABS initiative

Shweta Sharma

US-based impact investment firm Gray Matters Capital has invested a total of $375,000 (about Rs 2.8 crore) in three companies ....

28 December, 2018

Ed-tech startup NoPaperForms bags $4 mn in Series B round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based NoPaperForms Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs an enrolment management platform for educational institutes, has raised ....

21 December, 2018

E-learning bringing personalised services to education: Panellists at VCCircle summit

Shweta Sharma

In a refreshing break from the lecture-based classroom, technology has brought in adaptive and individualised learning to any ....

20 December, 2018

Meet the startups that pitched their ideas at VCCircle Education Investment Summit 2018

Anirban Ghoshal

The 2018 edition of the News Corp VCCircle Education Investment Summit saw three entrepreneurs make a pitch to a select jury of ....

20 December, 2018

Ed-tech firms driving innovation, Byju’s success inspiring: Panellists at VCCircle event

Debjyoti Roy

Educational-technology companies have helped disrupt the education sector in the country by offering personalised learning opportunities ....

20 December, 2018

Ed-tech firm Toppr raises $35 mn in Series C funding round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Toppr Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous ed-tech startup, has raised $35 million (Rs 245.19 crore at ....

19 December, 2018

Ed-tech startup DataTrained, crowdfunding platform ImpactGuru raise fresh capital

Team TC

Bengaluru-based DataTrained Education Pvt. Ltd, which operates an ed-tech startup on data science, has raised around Rs 12 crore ....

18 December, 2018

Ed-tech unicorn Byju's raises $540 mn led by Naspers

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which runs ed-tech startup Byju’s, has raised $540 million (Rs 3,855 crore at ....

17 December, 2018