Govt jobs app MadGuy Labs raises funding from Gray Matters Capital

Payal Ganguly

US-based impact investment firm Gray Matter Capital has invested $150,000 (about Rs 1 crore at current exchange rates) in Hyderabad-based ....

14 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

Byju's scoops up more than $300 mn in new round, valuation skyrockets

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which operates ed-tech venture Byju’s, has raised $322.64 million (around Rs 2,300 crore at current ....

11 December, 2018

Gamified learning startup PlanetSpark raises funding from FIITJEE

Payal Ganguly

PlanetSpark, a Gurugram based gamified learning solutions startup, has raised Rs 1.6 crore from FIITJEE Ltd, the test preparation ....

11 December, 2018

Exclusive: Video-based test prep platform Career Anna raises pre-Series A funding

Binu Paul

Gurugram-based online learning platform Career Anna, which provides video-based test preparation and certification courses, has ....

30 November, 2018

Ed-tech startup Perspectico receives another seed cheque

Binu Paul

SSCBS Innovation & Incubation Foundation (SIIF) has topped up its seed investment in Perspectico Learning Pvt. Ltd, a startup ....

29 November, 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

This startup is using AI to help parents find a career for their children

Anirban Ghoshal

Are you worried about your son’s or daughter’s career? Do they have the attention span of a fly? Are you confused ....

20 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

This survey's findings should give e-learning startups cause for alarm

Shweta Sharma

More than 50% of IT professionals who opt for e-learning courses drop out before completing them, according to a behavioural survey ....

29 October, 2018

Ed-tech startup Eupheus Learning secures capital from Sixth Sense Ventures

Kavya Kothiyal

Education technology firm Eupheus Learning has raised an undisclosed sum from consumer-focused venture capital firm Sixth Sense ....

29 October, 2018

Unacademy acquires online education and career portal WiFiStudy

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates online learning platform Unacademy, has acquired Jaipur-based ....

26 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: AI-powered video-tech startup VideoKen tops up seed funding round

Binu Paul

New Jersey- and Bengaluru-based VideoKen Inc., which runs an eponymous artificial intelligence-powered video-tech platform, has ....

22 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

Subscription-based learning activity platform Xplorabox bags seed capital

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Delhi-based Xplorabox, which offers a subscription-based activity box for children, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding, ....

18 September, 2018

Ed-tech startup SRJNA raises funds from Gray Matters Capital, others

Binu Paul

Jaipur-based experiential learning startup SRJNA has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from impact investor Gray Matters ....

6 September, 2018

Genpact signs on ed-tech firm Simplilearn to train staff in digital technologies

Payal Ganguly

New York Stock Exchange-listed global professional services firm Genpact has partnered with classroom and online professional ....

30 August, 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