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: 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
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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 startup Unacademy gets $21 mn from venture capital investors

Anand J

Online learning platform Unacademy has raised $21 million (Rs 144 crore) from existing investors Sequoia Capital, Nexus Venture ....

17 July, 2018

Ed-tech startup Toppr raises venture debt from Alteria

Keshav Sunkara

Venture debt firm Alteria Capital Advisors LLP has invested Rs 15.5 crore ($2.3 million) in Mumbai-based ed-tech startup Toppr ....

10 May, 2018

Yet-to-launch ed-tech platform Kriger Campus raises seed funding

Binu Paul

New Delhi-based ed-tech startup Kriger Campus, which aims to create a single platform for all stakeholders in the educational ....

9 April, 2018
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Ed-tech startup Smartivity raises additional funds from S Chand 

Binu Paul

Education-focused publishing house S Chand & Company Ltd will invest an additional amount of Rs 35 lakhs ($53,891) in ed-tech ....

7 April, 2018

Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Toppr brings another offshore investor

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based Haygot Education Pvt Ltd, which runs ed-tech startup Toppr, has raised $100,000 (Rs 65 lakh) as part of an extended ....

14 February, 2018

Exam prep startup Unacademy raises $4.5 mn in Series A funding

Disha Sharma

Online learning platform Unacademy, run by Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd., has raised $4.5 million (Rs 30 crore) in Series ....

13 January, 2017

Exclusive: Norwest Ventures-backed iProf winding up operations

Disha Sharma

E-learning and test preparation company iProf Learning Solutions India Pvt. Ltd is winding down its operations, according to two ....

13 December, 2016
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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

Exclusive: Powai Lake Ventures goes slow on new startup bets

Priya Prasad

Powai Lake Ventures, a network of Mumbai-based angel investors who backed startups mostly in the city, has slowed dealmaking this ....

8 August, 2016