Vernacular exam prep platform Pariksha raises $1 mn pre-Series A funding

Tanmay Tiwary

Vernacular competitive examination preparatory platform Pariksha has raised $1 million (Rs 6.8 crore at the current exchange rate) ....

23 July, 2019

Exclusive: Professional skilling platform Caymus Tech gets angel funding

Shweta Sharma

Caymus Technology Ventures Pvt. Ltd, which offers a skilling platform for graduates and experienced professionals, has raised ....

1 July, 2019

E-learning platform Degreed to sharpen India focus after raising $75 mn

Shweta Sharma

Degreed, a learning and skill-tracking platform for professionals, has raised $35 million (Rs 245 crore) in equity funding from ....

27 June, 2019

Steadview Capital joins Unacademy’s investor pool in $50-mn funding round

Binu Paul

Online learning platform Unacademy has raised $50 million (Rs 346 crore at the current exchange rate) in a Series D funding round ....

26 June, 2019

Indian Angel Network backs edtech startup ConceptOwl

Shweta Sharma

Thiruvananthapuram-based edtech startup ConceptOwl, owned by RankSurge Learning Pvt. Ltd, has raised Rs 3.5 crore (around $500,000) ....

24 June, 2019

SucSEED Venture Partners pumps money into ed-tech startup Xplorabox

Om Athavale

New Delhi-based Imagismart Solutions Pvt Ltd, which operates Xplorabox, an educational subscription activity service, has raised ....

24 May, 2019

E-learning firm TalentSprint partners with IIIT-H for AI, blockchain programmes

Om Athavale

Skill development and training firm TalentSprint Educational Services Pvt. Ltd and the International Institute of Information ....

23 May, 2019

This startup is bringing AI to the rescue of kids afraid of maths

Anirban Ghoshal

CarveNiche Technologies believes that artificial intelligence and data analytics can help children overcome one of their biggest ....

21 May, 2019

Ed-tech startup Simplilearn aims to more than triple revenue by 2021

Om Athavale

E-learning and corporate training firm Simplilearn Solutions Pvt. Ltd said on Thursday it aims to achieve Rs 500 crore in revenue ....

16 May, 2019

Times Internet, GREE Ventures lead funding in education management platform Classplus

Binu Paul

Delhi-based Classplus, provider of management systems for tutors and educational institutes, has raised $1.6 million (Rs 11.2 ....

9 May, 2019

Test prep platform Adda247 buys YouTube channel Success Ease

Om Athavale

Adda247, a test preparation platform for government and public sector examinations, has acquired Success Ease, a YouTube channel, ....

9 May, 2019

Girnarsoft, Man Capital invest $8 mn in ed-tech startup CollegeDekho

Binu Paul

Ed-tech startup CollegeDekho has raised $8 million (around Rs 56 crore at current exchange rate) in its Series B round of funding ....

8 May, 2019

Cisco to build a digital campus for Indian School of Business

Anand J

Indian School of Business-Hyderabad (ISB), one of the country's top management schools, has signed a memorandum of understanding ....

2 May, 2019

Matrix Partners leads funding round in edtech startup Pesto

Kavya Kothiyal

Pesto, a career accelerator for software engineers in India, has raised an undisclosed amount in a round led by venture capital ....

2 May, 2019

Exclusive: Flipkart’s Kalyan Krishnamurthy invests more in ed-tech firm Unacademy

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

E-commerce giant Flipkart’s chief executive officer Kalyan Krishnamurthy has topped up his investment in online learning ....

10 April, 2019

Exclusive: GoZoomo founders plug into ed-tech with new startup

Kavya Kothiyal

Three years after shuttering their used-car marketplace GoZoomo, founders Arnav Kumar and Aniket Behera are giving entrepreneurship ....

1 April, 2019

Ed-tech startup eShiksa tops up seed round

Binu Paul

eShiksa, a startup which helps educational institutions manage their digital operations, has raised an undisclosed amount from ....

29 March, 2019

Zishaan Hayath on how Toppr is making quality education accessible to all

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based Toppr Technologies Pvt. Ltd is among the more well known ed-tech startups attempting to disrupt India’s massive ....

27 March, 2019

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

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