How Chinese schools are secretly using AI to evaluate students' essays

Anirban Ghoshal

Several schools in China are running an artificial intelligence (AI) engine to evaluate students' essays and are not telling ....

12 June, 2018

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
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Ed-tech platform Unacademy raises $500K

Nishant Sharma

Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs education technology platform Unacademy, has raised $500,000 (about Rs 3.3 crore) ....

12 May, 2016

Asia's baby boomer generation will redefine social and work norms

Sameer Narula

The Asian BaoChas As the baby boomer generation of Asia (those born in the 70s and 80s) takes over from their parents, they will ....

31 May, 2013

Will A $35 Product Change Multi-billion-dollar Indian Education System?

Pradeep Tagare

Education has always been a high priority for the Indian government. Although the percentage of GDP (gross domestic product) spent ....

28 December, 2011

Why K Ganesh Likes These Three Education Startups

Nandana Das

K Ganesh, founder and chief executive officer of TutorVista, was addressing a packed gathering of over 300 education entrepreneurs, ....

23 December, 2011
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Vriti Spins Off IndiaHotelReview.com & ConnectIndia.in; Wants To Sell IHR For $5M

Preethi J

Intel Capital and Jafco Asia backed Vriti Infocom has spun off two websites as it seeks to strategically re-align itself as an ....

28 November, 2011

Reliance Industries' Arm Buys 38.5% In Online Tutoring Firm Extramarks

Team TC

India's largest private sector company Reliance Industries has put another foot forward to move into a new-generation business ....

9 November, 2011

VAS Capital Invests In IndiaCollegeSearch.com; Values 1-yr-old Co At Rs 1.8Cr

Preethi J

Delhi-based AM Edumedia Pvt Ltd, which runs IndiaCollegeSearch.com (a website helping students pick the right engineering colleges ....

8 November, 2011

CoCubes Bridges Companies And Campuses To Empower Students

Preethi J

Bagging a job is an all-too-tough hurdle for graduates in India. And that's an understatement for sure, given that there are ....

28 September, 2011
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Cut The Paperwork To Beat Admission Rush

Anil Das

In the summer of 2008, 27-year-old Vishal B. Shah was vacationing in Chennai for a few months before joining the Cornell University ....

1 September, 2011

IIT-Bombay Education Start-up InOpen Raises $0.5M

Preethi J

InOpen Technologies, an IIT Bombay-based start-up which develops educational content and teacher training solutions, has raised ....

24 August, 2011