Testbook gets Rs 60 crore from Iron Pillar, others
The company said most of the new capital will be utilised to expand its offering to include state government job recruitment exams to its curriculum and expanding its base of exams.
TikTok ties up with edtech startups for content creation
The content will feature with #EduTok, an ongoing campaign, which has so far gained ...
LetsVenture set to launch its healthcare council
Funding programme to focus on healthcare investments at seed and pre-Series-A stages.
Edtech startup Testbook raises funds from Matrix Partners
Testbook, founded by a team of IIT graduates, leverages technology to make preparation for government jobs tests more efficient, accessible and affordable.
Testbook raises funding from S Chand and Company
Founded by IIT alumni Narendra Agrawal and Ashutosh Kumar, Testbook focusses on online test preparation for competitive exams.
How startups are building business models around challenges posed by smaller markets
Entrepreneurs are realising there is huge untapped potential in India’s many underserved markets and are coming up with technology and business innovations to tap the opportunity.
Ecommerce companies, startups step up campus hiring
Companies seeking freshers who are quick to learn new-age tech skills and adapt to fast-paced business environments. Udaan, Droom, Flipkart, Amazon, Toppr, Testbook and NoBroker are among those hiring aggressively from campuses across multiple functions including operations, human resources, finance, business development.
Razorpay launches payment pages designed to help 10,000 SMEs with custom-branded hosted pages
Razorpay Payment Pages will be launched for fee collection at educational institutes, by event organisers, utility companies for bill payments and more.
West Bengal, Tamil Nadu students got different NEET question papers: MPs in Rajya Sabha
Derek O'Brien said those attempting NEET in Bengali or Tamil got question papers that were entirely different and that 40,000 of the 56,000 students had "disastrous" results.
Startups most sought after category of workplaces in India: Report
While Flipkart and Paytm rule the roost for established startups, another survey conducted by online jobs portal Aasaanjobs.com lists the best startups you can work for in the year 2017.
S Chand scoops up majority stake in Kolkata-based publisher Chhaya Prakashani
S Chand closed fiscal 2016 with sales of Rs 540 crore, while Chhaya Prakashani closed financial year 2015-16 with turnover of Rs 126 crore.
Edutech startups: Why the opportunity as well as the challenge is huge
But this market also presents stiff challenges, including competition from online rivals and the flood of free content on the Internet.
Publishing firm S Chand begins talks with bankers to explore potential IPO
S Chand and Company has begun discussions with a number of India’s top merchant banks, as it explores a potential initial public offering (IPO) later this year.
Publishers go the startup way digitising content, investing in education-technology companies
From digitising their content to investing in ed-tech startups, these players want to reach their audience in an all-new tech-savvy avatar.
Edu Game-maker LogicRoots.com raises Rs 2.5 crore from ah! Angels, Calcutta Angels and 91SpringBoard
Founded in 2011, LogicRoots.com creates games to boost mathematical skills, such as in arithmetic, decimals, fractions and memory building, for schoolchildren.
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