Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Callido Learning raising funds from UK publisher

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based ed-tech startup Callido Learning LLP is raising $2 million (Rs 13 crore) from a UK-based publisher, a person in the ....

13 March, 2018

Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Nactus raises angel funding

Varun Arora

Jaipur-based ed-tech startup Nactus India Services Pvt Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount from a group of angel investors, ....

3 March, 2017

Weekly roundup on startup funding

Keshav Sunkara

Only two startup funding deals were recorded in the week gone by, in the leanest spell for early-stage investment activity for ....

6 February, 2017

Ed-tech startup Byju's buys student profile-builder Vidyartha

Binu Paul

Ed-tech startup Byju's has acquired Bangalore-based learning guidance tool and student profile-builder Vidyartha for an undisclosed ....

17 January, 2017

Ed-tech startup Kleverkid winds up operations

Disha Sharma

Online marketplace for tutors Kleverkid, which is backed by Aarin Capital, has halted operations, co-founder Shabnam Aggarwal ....

30 December, 2016

Ed-tech startup Byju's raises $15 mn from IFC

Binu Paul

Ed-tech startup Byju's has raised $15 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank's private-sector investment ....

20 December, 2016

Facebook shortlists ed-tech startup XPrep for FbStart programme

Disha Sharma

Tutor enablement platform XPrep, run by Epsilon Eduventures Pvt. Ltd, has been selected by Facebook Inc. for its FbStart programme. The ....

13 December, 2016

Online learning startup Math Buddy gets seed funding

Disha Sharma

Math Buddy, a Vadodara-based online math learning startup, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed investment from Menterra Social ....

29 November, 2016

Vocabulary learning startup VoLT gets seed funding

Disha Sharma

Ed-tech startup VoLT, run by Edutainment Spearheads Pvt. Ltd., has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from YMS Mobitech, ....

22 November, 2016

Technology customisation key for education, say panellists at VCCircle event

Disha Sharma

Startups in India have been using technology to change the way education is imparted for the past couple of years but it remains ....

18 November, 2016

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to invest $3 bn in health research

Dearton Thomas Hector

Facebook co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and wife Dr Priscilla Chan have pledged to invest more than $3 billion ....

22 September, 2016

Indian ed-tech market size to touch $2.5 bn this year, says report

Dearton Thomas Hector

The market size of online supplemental education opportunity in India is expected to touch $2.5 billion in 2016 and is poised ....

19 September, 2016

Ed-tech accelerator Edugild targets startups with a global road-map

Arti Singh

One-year-old ed-tech accelerator Edugild believes in having a distinguished approach. In a country where most accelerators are ....

19 September, 2016

How ed-tech firm Careers360 plans to open new revenue streams, boost profitability

Arti Singh

Education-technology platform Careers360 is creating new revenue streams and adding more business verticals to bolster its profitability ....

9 September, 2016

Ed-tech startup Stoodnt gets funding from Google's Rajan Anandan

Debjyoti Roy

Stoodnt, an educational-technology firm which facilitates interaction between students and admission counsellors or educational ....

12 September, 2016

Anand Chandrasekaran, Ananth Narayanan invest in ed-tech firm Makkajai

Priya Prasad

Pune-based ed-tech firm Makkajai Edu Tech Pvt. Ltd has secured $250,000 in seed funding from a clutch of investors, including ....

9 September, 2016

Ed-tech firm Byju's gets $50 mn led by Mark Zuckerberg's foundation

Manu P Toms

Ed-tech startup Byju's has raised $50 million (Rs 332 crore) in a round co-led by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), marking the ....

8 September, 2016

Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Prozo raises pre-Series A round

Debjyoti Roy

Prozo.com, an online marketplace for buying and selling study material, has raised its pre-Series A round of funding from a London-based ....

7 September, 2016

Ed-tech firm ConveGenius raises $900K from Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

Priya Prasad

Noida-based ConveGenius Edu Solutions Pvt Ltd, a mobile-based education venture, has raised equity investment worth Rs 6 crore ....

24 August, 2016

Ed-tech startup Unacademy gets funding from Flipkart, Paytm founders

Debjyoti Roy

Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs educational-technology platform Unacademy, has raised Rs 6.7 crore ($1 million) ....

24 August, 2016

Online tutoring firm Genext Students raises $200K from crowdfunding platform 1Crowd

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based online tutoring platform Genext Students Pvt. Ltd said on Wednesday it has raised $200,000 (Rs 1.4 crore) from crowdfunding ....

10 August, 2016