The decade of Edupreneurship!!

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India has over 250 million school going students with a number of schools and colleges ranging up to 39,050 and 903 respectively.

It is only because of these budding Edupreneurs that Indian kids & students can grow up in an environment which is interactive and educative both. (Photo: Pixabay)

Ever since the Government of India allowed a 100 per cent FDI on Education Sector, it has seen some top-notch people joining hands to make India a literate country, which in the end, opens up the world of endless possibilities for every citizen.

This is the era of “education revolution” i.e today; education in India is not only promising w.r.t. business but also accepted as a ladder to long-term success and credibility in society. Even though the current education landscape may require innovations and a better purpose, we can’t deny the fact that it has seen a drastic development in the past few years.

India has over 250 million school going students with a number of schools and colleges ranging up to 39,050 and 903 respectively and Gross Enrolment Ratio in Higher Education of 25.8 per cent in 2017-2018. With such a drastic improvement in education in India over the years, India’s Education Sector has opened up as a great opportunity for aspiring businessmen, willing to flourish their life as an ‘Edupreneur’, or ‘Education Entrepreneur’.

It is only because of these budding Edupreneurs that Indian kids & students can grow up in an environment which is interactive and educative both. The inclusion of AI & AR in the education space has disrupted the way education was being perceived in India over the past few decades. Today, from preparing for NEET or Engineering exams to setting up the foundation of a new-bee; these education start-ups are catering to all the age groups.

Aakash Digital: Aakash Educational Services Ltd. comes up with its e-learning platform called Aakash Digital. They prepare you for National and State Level Medical & Engineering Entrance Exams along with thorough preparation for CBSE Board Exams. The program is delivered through a series of pre-scheduled live and recorded online lectures and has extensive course coverage. Their digital learning program brings Aakash’s quality classroom coaching, developed over the past 30 years to your home while helping you save your time, money and giving you the flexibility to learn. Aakash Digital gives you the advantage of learning at your pace, at your place with live interactive classes and recorded video lectures. Their online courses, Aakash Live and Aakash iTutor by Aakash Digital empower you to study, restudy, get your doubts clarified and assess your progress.

Adda247: Adda247 is one of the largest education-technology companies in India focused on helping every student access quality education and training to become capable of cracking the most intensive competitive examinations. The mobile app, which currently holds the position of being the second-largest Ed-tech platform in terms of paid users have been focusing on the growth and proper training of the brightest minds in the country. The platform has left no stones unturned in creating a hi-tech avenue for enabling seamless delivery of educational content to its students and eventually endeavors to make quality education accessible to the last mile.

Toppr: Toppr is India’s after-school learning app which is on a mission to make learning personalized. It caters to the individual learning styles of candidates and provides the widest K12 syllabus coverage with 1.5 million course combinations. It currently has over 8.5 million students on its platform and helps them prepare for various school, board, and competitive exams. It uses natural language processing to solve student doubts instantly. It also uses artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data to study student behavior and create adaptive learning paths with infinite combinations. This ensures that every student has a unique and personalized learning experience.

Gradeup: Gradeup is India's exam preparation platform for competitive exams. Through their website and app, they help more than 1.4 crores registered students across 2500 cities in the country to prepare actively for various exams & score better. It is determined to be the most comprehensive & effective exam preparation platform for students in India. Established in the year 2015, Gradeup has become a go-to platform many exams like for JEE, NEET, GATE, SSC, Banking, Railways, Teaching, UPSC, Defense, and State level exams. Aspirants can freely access prep material, quizzes, previous years papers & get answers to their doubts. Additionally, there are certain paid services like Test series and Classroom (Live courses) which aspirants can avail to add further value to their preparation.

Byju’s: BYJU'S is an Edtech company and a school learning app in India. Launched in 2015, BYJU'S offers highly personalized 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. Their niche is creating personalized learning experiences for every type of learner. The BYJU’S way of learning provides students a learning platform where they can learn, engage and be excited about charting their own path to discover the world. BYJU’S - The Learning App brings together the best teachers, technology, content, media for creating a seamless, world-class learning experience for each and every student.