Feb 16, 2021 03:58 PM IST
The deal continues Unacademy's acquisition spree across sub segments of online education, and widens its reach significantly.
- Jan 13, 2021 06:20 PM IST
The latest transaction follows the round in November when Tiger Global and Dragoneer Investment Group invested in the Unacademy Group at a valuation of $2 billion.
- 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.
- Nov 25, 2020 06:44 PM IST
Online learning startup Unacademy says deal that values it at $2 billion.
- Oct 15, 2020 02:19 PM IST
About 145 current and former employees are expected to exercise their options to sell their Employee Stock Option Plans, given to early employees who join a startup as part of their salary.
- Sep 24, 2020 07:45 PM IST
The acquisition comes on the heels of a large fundraise, where Unacademy raised $150 million led by Japan’s SoftBank. In the last few months, it has also acquired smaller startups such as Mastree, an online tutoring firm in the K12 space, and PrepLadder, a learning platform for medical entrance exam.
- Sep 02, 2020 04:41 PM IST
Unacademy was valued at $510 million in February this year when private equity giant General Atlantic led a $110 million round.
- Aug 29, 2020 03:58 PM IST
'IPL is the most watched cricket league in India and as a homegrown Indian edutech company we believe that Unacademy can create a huge positive impact on the aspirations of the audience watching, especially the millions of Indian youth who are seeking inspiration in their careers.'
- Aug 13, 2020 10:22 AM IST
Vivo, which annually paid Rs 440 crore, dropped out as title sponsor this year due to the Sino-India border stand-off.
- Jul 16, 2020 06:18 PM IST
Critics say most companies are overvalued and long-term growth is a big question, but industry insiders say it is just the beginning of something big.
- Jul 14, 2020 06:29 PM IST
If the deal fructifies, the investment could thrust Unacademy into the unicorn club
- Jul 13, 2020 08:02 PM IST
If completed, investment could thrust online education platform into unicorn club.
- Jul 07, 2020 01:18 PM IST
Chandigarh-based PrepLadder was founded by Deepanshu Goyal and Vitul Goyal in 2015.
- 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.
- May 07, 2020 01:46 PM IST
The database includes users from companies like Wipro, Infosys, Cognizant, Google and Facebook.
- Apr 22, 2020 05:50 PM IST
The $5.7-billion investment will have a ripple effect through India’s startup and consumer internet ecosystem, say insiders.
- Feb 18, 2020 07:48 PM IST
The company offers test series, personalised feedback and one-on-one interactions with educators for various competitive examinations, including UPSC.
- Jun 27, 2019 11:18 AM IST
- Jul 18, 2018 01:01 PM IST
With the latest round of funding, Unacademy could become India's largest online educators, with over 10,000 teachers and three million registered users
- Sep 13, 2017 07:52 PM IST
The company raised a Series A round of about USD 4.5 million in January, this year.