EdTech

Naman Agrawal and Pranjal Goswami are co-founder of Superset, a cloud-based EdTech Firm (Photo: File)

What to expect in 2019 from EdTech sector in India?

India is expected to house the largest student population by 2025; a burgeoning 59 million shall graduate over the next 5-6 years, so edtech has important role to play
Rohit Manglik, CEO, EduGorilla

Top Technology Trends in Education for 2019

We are almost at the end of the year 2018. For education sector, this year has been full of technological leaps and 2019 will be more about emerging technologies like AI, Machine Learning among others.
Pay Rs 2.25 lakh for online course in Blockchain, say IIIT and UpGrad

Pay Rs 2.25 lakh for online course in Blockchain, say IIIT and UpGrad

For those who are new to coding, IIIT Bangalore and UpGrad have created another program - PG Program in Software Development - specialization in Blockchain which teaches students the fundamentals of programming along with Blockchain development priced at Rs 2,25,000 for 11 months.
Gurugram-based EdTech startup PlanetSpark which offers gamified learn-tech products and certified teachers in K8 segment, has been infused with funds worth Rs 1.6 crore by FIITJEE.

FIITJEE invests Rs 1.6 crore in EdTech startup PlanetSpark

Gurugram-based EdTech startup PlanetSpark which offers gamified learn-tech products and certified teachers in K8 segment, has raised Rs 1.6 crore from FIITJEE.
IBM and IIT Delhi are collaborating for advance AI research in India. Under the partnership, IIT Delhi will join the AI Horizons Network of IBM

IIT Delhi collaborates with IBM for advance AI research in India

IBM and IIT Delhi are collaborating for advance AI research in India. Under the partnership, IIT Delhi will join the AI Horizons Network of IBM
Vedantu started operations in 2015 and has currently completed 800,000 hours of LIVE classes with a student base of 40,000 from grades 4 to 12

EdTech platform Vedantu raises $11 million

EdTech platform Vedantu has raised funds of $11 million which will be used for technology and market expansion.
Extramarks has revamped its IIT-JEE app to cater to the exam prep of engineering aspirants. (Photo: Web)

Extramarks revamps IIT-JEE Test preparation App for engineering aspirants

IIT-JEE: The Joint Entrance Exam for admission into the premier IITs is among the toughest, most cut-throat competitive exams in India.
AI and ML focused Noida-based Edtech startup Genius Corner said it has raised angel funding of Rs 2 crore which will be used for product enhancement and expansion.

AI, ML focused edtech startup Genius Corner raises Rs 2 crore

AI and ML focused Noida-based Edtech startup Genius Corner said it has raised angel funding of Rs 2 crore which will be used for product enhancement and expansion.
The India miles will be inaugurated by Anant Maheshwari, President- Microsoft India.

Microsoft India to host global learning event Skype-a-Thon in India

Microsoft India announced the 4th edition of its worldwide Skype-a-Thon event. The annual 2-day event will be held on November 13 and 14.
Delhi-based EdTech startup, GuruQ has raised Rs 2.5 crore funding from a group of HNIs. The company will use these funds for expansion and marketing.

EdTech startup GuruQ raises Rs 2.5 crore in Pre-Series A funding

Delhi-based EdTech startup, GuruQ has raised Rs 2.5 crore funding from a group of HNIs. The company will use these funds for expansion and marketing.