Jan 12, 2021 05:25 PM IST
Prior to Khan Academy, Musk Foundation donated $480,000 in grants for water filtration in Flint, Michigan, and $424,000 to supply laptop computers to Flint middle-schools.
- Nov 26, 2020 01:15 PM IST
If there’s one sector that continues to see extraordinary growth during these unprecedented times, it is education. Adding on to the list of phenomenal edtech fundraises this year Unacademy has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Tiger Global Management and Dragoneer Investment Group.
- Oct 07, 2020 05:40 PM IST
Eruditus started in 2010 and did not raise money for 6 years. Raising money this late, and raising money at all, changed the company's fortunes. How and why did it happen?
- Jun 18, 2020 05:16 PM IST
Keerthana Tiwari and M Saraswathy discuss the pros and cons of online degree courses
- Jun 11, 2020 01:02 PM IST
In the mad rush to ‘go digital’, the needs of millions of India’s poor and rural students are overlooked. They are being deprived of their fundamental right to education
- Jun 05, 2020 07:14 AM IST
Unacademy has seen a particular spurt in revenue and growth in the past year after it started monetising Unacademy Plus.
- Feb 17, 2020 08:18 AM IST
Particularly in India, education has been a segment steeped in a traditional brick-and-mortar delivery mechanism. The industry is different from food tech or fintech, but the big similarity is in its potential for returns
- Jul 31, 2019 01:51 PM IST
Snapask founder Timothy Yu hopes to revamp the education system completely someday, wherein students will be empowered vis-a-vis what they want to learn and how they want to learn it.
- May 30, 2017 08:09 PM IST
According to a report by Google and KPMG, the paid user base is also forecast to grow 6X from 1.6 million users in 2016 to 9.6 million users in 2021
- Apr 24, 2017 10:05 AM IST
This fund has th an aim to get to Rs 400 Crore in the next 3-4 years. He said that he will raise the rest from other like-minded individuals and corporates committed to build this eco system of tomorrow as well as from corporate social responsibility funding.
- Feb 09, 2017 04:35 PM IST
MLSL has unveiled â€œPractice Plusâ€ â€“ breakthrough school learning solution by NIIT Nguru that helps students achieve higher levels of Learning & Mastery of concepts through practice & assessment. It is a 360-degree online solution with features like student-practice engine, assessment conï¬gurator and detailed analytics that enables students identify and focus on improvement areas.
- Sep 08, 2016 10:14 PM IST
Online education start-up BYJU's has raised USD 50 million (about USD 332.3 crore) from a clutch of investors, led by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) and Sequoia Capital.
- Jul 13, 2016 03:53 PM IST
Online education system is increasingly taking over the traditional methods of teaching. Technology has become more advanced and a increasing ...
- May 12, 2016 02:01 PM IST
The company has entered into strategic partnership with edX to redefine the online education space in India.
- Jan 20, 2016 04:52 PM IST
For WizIQ, one of the world’s largest online education platforms, the list of global accolades and distinctions seems endless. The ...
- Dec 09, 2015 08:43 PM IST
WizIQ, one of the world’s largest online education platforms, has been felicitated with the prestigious Brandon Hall Excellence Award for its ...
- Jun 18, 2015 11:35 AM IST
Bengaluru-based startup Suphalaam, the owner of the popular online ...
- Sep 10, 2013 12:15 PM IST
Hughes Communications India will provide a managed tele-education network to the Delhi Academy of Medical Sciences for post-graduation medical coaching.
- Dec 14, 2012 04:25 PM IST
Sit through lectures of top-notch professors, take tests and even get certificates.
- Oct 31, 2012 06:49 AM IST
As James Ellis - or Jim as he prefers to be known - leans back in his chair in the Financial Times offices in London and explains the benefits of online learning, it is clear he is not the usual bookish business school dean.