Top platforms taking education to tier 2 and tier 3 cities

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With the help of internet penetration today a lot of ed-tech platforms are helping provide quality education in the remotest of the areas.

New age entrepreneurs identified the needs of students and came up with refined ed-tech model. (Photo: Pixabay)

Technology has been reinventing every field in India. Probably the best implementation has been in the education sector. Indian education section had been facing a lot of gaps. The facility was not available to a lot of regions in tier 2 and tier 3 cities. Even if there were basic facilities, the quality of teaching and techniques lacked finesse. New-age entrepreneurs identified these needs of students and came up with a refined ed-tech model. On the technology backbone, these platforms began delivering education to pan India. With the help of internet penetration today a lot of ed-tech platforms are helping provide quality education in the remotest of the areas.


BYJU'S is the world's most valuable ed-tech company and the creator of India's most loved school learning app in India. Launched in 2015, BYJU'S offers highly personalised and effective learning programs for classes 1 - 12 (K-12), and aspirants of competitive exams like JEE, CAT, IAS etc. With 35 million registered students and 2.4 million paid subscriptions, BYJU'S has become one of the most preferred education platforms across the globe.


Dronstudy is an ed-tech platform providing AI embedded personalized learning solution for students. Founded by IITian Neetin Agrawal, Dronstudy was incepted in 2015 and has evolved over the period to introduce added services like doubt solving mechanism, test series etc. Apart from over 1000 audiovisual lectures, the platform goes on to offer last-minute revision material, test series, sample papers and much more. To ensure high-quality content, the courses at Dronstudy are specifically designed and taught by experienced IIT faculties.


The brand thoughtfully designed Toppr to ensure that it is a one-stop after-school learning platform. It has more than 1.5 million learning pieces, including adaptive practise questions, solutions, concepts, and videos that come together seamlessly to give 360° learning. Toppr uses artificial intelligence-based machine learning algorithms on top of this strong infrastructure, to create personalised learning paths for millions of students.


upGrad is an online higher education platform providing rigorous industry-relevant programs designed and delivered in collaboration with world-class faculty and industry. Merging the latest technology, pedagogy, and services, upGrad is creating an immersive learning experience – anytime and anywhere.

The brand aims to provide opportunities to advance your professional journey through rigorous online programs that offer personalised support, developed in collaboration with best in class faculty and industry professionals.


ufaber’s value differentiation lies in their student-centric approach towards imparting learning. Hyper-personalized study plans are created after assessing each student’s competency. A student- trainer pair is formed. The result-oriented study programs are then imparted through personal mentorship via live interactive video sessions resulting in high impact learning where the trainer assigned provides unwavering support and personal mentorship. The trainers ensure adherence to the personalized study plan so that students achieve results within the curriculums timeline. Assessment and evaluation tests are conducted at predefined intervals to gauge the learning and understanding of the student.