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

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
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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

Lightbox’s Sandeep Murthy on food-tech’s resurgence and ed-tech's pain points

Kavya Kothiyal & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Lightbox likes to keep things simple. Unlike its peers which prefer to spread their bets, the Mumbai-based venture capital firm ....

27 February, 2019

Naspers Ventures’ Ashutosh Sharma on why startups must focus on building platforms

Kavya Kothiyal

Naspers has long been one of the most prolific technology investors in India, with the South African conglomerate outpacing many ....

14 February, 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
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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

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

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

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

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

18 December, 2018

Exclusive: Byju’s lines up another $100 mn in extended funding round

Anand J & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech unicorn Byju’s is in talks to raise another $100 million (around Rs 720 crore at current exchange rates) as part ....

12 December, 2018

Online tutoring startup Vedantu gets Series B cheque

Binu Paul

Online tutoring startup Vedantu Innovations Pvt. Ltd has raised $11 million (around Rs 78 crore at current exchange rates) in ....

26 November, 2018

Ed-tech startup Genius Corner raises angel funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ed-tech company Genius Corner Educom Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 2 crore ($278,000) from a clutch of angel investors, the Noida-based ....

19 November, 2018

Ronnie Screwvala’s UpGrad acquires online job skilling platform Acadview

Binu Paul

Media entrepreneur and investor Ronnie Screwvala's ed-tech startup UpGrad Education Pvt. Ltd has acquired Acadview Software ....

29 October, 2018

Ed-tech startup GuruQ gets pre-Series A funding

Kavya Kothiyal

Ed-tech startup GuruQ said on Tuesday that it has secured Rs 2.5 crore (around $330,000) in a pre-Series A funding round from ....

23 October, 2018

Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Toppr raising fresh capital

Kavya Kothiyal & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Toppr Technologies Pvt. Ltd, a test preparation platform for students, is raising close to $20 million (Rs 147 crore) as part ....

17 October, 2018

Launch pads: This accelerator is taking ed-tech startups from India to the world

Kavya Kothiyal

* This story is part of a fortnightly series on accelerators and incubators in which TechCircle compiles report cards highlighting ....

9 October, 2018

Exclusive: Study material marketplace Notesgen raises pre-Series A funding

Keshav Sunkara

Notesgen Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an online marketplace for study material, has raised Rs 1.25 crore ($178,550) in a ....

30 August, 2018

Why ed-tech startups have a lot to learn before scaling new highs

Kavya Kothiyal

Customer demand and the success stories of firms such as Byju’s, Toppr and Embibe, to name a few, have made investors ‘cautiously ....

27 August, 2018

Ed-tech company Stones2Milestones gets funding from US investment firm

Dearton Thomas Hector

Ed-tech company Stones2Milestones Edu Services Pvt. Ltd has raised funding from US-based early-stage investment firm Unreasonable ....

6 July, 2018