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100 Top Indian Education Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Indian based Education companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Education industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Indian Education Startups

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Unacademy

Unacademy

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Unacademy is an online learning platform that provides educational content such as video lectures and examinations.

Quizizz

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Quizizz is an education-based platform that offers engaging gamified quizzes and interactive lessons to any learner.

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Info Edge

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Info Edge provides online recruitment, matrimonial and real estate classifieds, and related services.

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BYJU’S

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BYJU’S is an educational technology company that develops personalized learning programs for K-12 students.

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Skillmatics

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Skillmatics develops learning games for pre-school and primary school kids aged under 10

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Cuemath

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Cuemath is an international online learning platform that offers math and coding programs for K-to-10 students.

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Toppr

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Toppr is an after-school learning app that provides learning courses and entrance exam tutoring.

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WhiteHat Education Technology

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Whitehar Jr – leading and best computer programming learning websites teaching kids to code.

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Classplus

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Classplus offers a mobile-first SaaS platform for 3000+ tutors to offer their curriculum and operations completely online.

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LEAD School

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LEAD School offers a technology-based school transformation system that provides quality education to students.

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Masai School

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Masai School is a job-oriented software training services.

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Teachmint

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Teachmint is an online learning platform that focuses on tutor-student connectivity.

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Doubtnut

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Doubtnut operates as an e-learning platform that enables users to ask study questions in Physics, Chemistry, and Math.

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Play Shifu

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PlayShifu is an EdTech startup that offers teaching and learning tools for children 4 to 12 years of age.

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Embibe

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Embibe provides personalized educational feedback services for students.

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Aakash Educational Services

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Aakash Educational Services provides quality coaching and guidance for Engineering Entrance Examination.

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Avishkaar

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India’s leading Ed-Tech startup spearheading the Maker Revolution in the sub-continent

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Virohan

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Virohan is an EdTech company that offers healthcare vocational training to students to build a career in the healthcare industry.

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Gradeup

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India’s largest and most effective platform for competitive exam preparation

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PlanetSpark

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PlanetSpark is an after-school Maths and English learning program for pre teen kids between Grades 2nd to 7th.

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Leap Finance

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Leap Finance is a fintech startup that offers education loans and credit cards to Indian students studying overseas.

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Testbook.com

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Testbook.com is a platform that provides government exam preparation.

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LIDO

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LIDO is an ed-tech company that revolutionizes education through an immersive online platform.

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PiggyRide

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PiggyRide is provider of online classes, events, courses. we have music, dance, activity, & summer camp

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Tekie

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Tekie is a live coding platform that brings the art of storytelling to make learning a movie-like experience.

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Avanse Financial Services

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Avanse, regulated by the Reserve Bank of India, is an education finance company that operates as a non-banking finance company (NBFC).

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Little Laureates

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Little Laureates operates a chain of affordable preschools.

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Pariksha

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Pariksha is the largest vernacular EdTech company

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Swiflearn

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Swiflearn provides online tuition classes to small batches to ensure personalised learning.

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K-12 Techno Services

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K12 Techno Services is a K-12 school management company running over 80 schools across Hyderabad, Bangalore and Mumbai.

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Eupheus Learning

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Eupheus Learning is an edtech company developing integrated learning solutions for the K-12 market in India.

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AntWak

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AntWak is an experiential video platform that provides an e-learning service to make professionals interact about career decisions.

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Varthana

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Varthana runs a project to financially support affordable private schools in India, to secure good education to more children.

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iNurture

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iNurture Education Solutions provides industry relevant courses that are suitable for undergraduates and postgraduates.

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Entri

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Entri is a vernacular language learning platform for teachers and students.

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Uolo Technology

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Uolo Technology is founded by paranoid parents who want to make a difference to preschool experience.

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Vedantu

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Vedantu is an online e-learning platform that features real-time personalized learning.

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meritnation.com

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India’s largest online education platform with over 8.2 million K-12 students

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Manipal Group

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Manipal Group is an Indian education and healthcare services provider.

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Pesto Tech

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Mentoria

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Mentoria is a holistic career discovery platform that enables students to discover themselves and the careers they will enjoy and excel at.

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BitClass

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BitClass is a PAAS (Platform As A Service) solution for teachers to set up and manage their independent live classes.

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Winuall

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Winuall specializes in the fields of E-learning, online quizzes, and tests, study material for competitive exams.

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Sunstone Eduversity

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Sunstone Eduversity is an academic institution that aims at creating industry ready professionals with our unique pedagogy.

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EduGorilla Community

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EduGorilla is a one-stop community in Education for students, faculty and Institutes.

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SkilloVilla

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SkilloVilla is an ed-tech platform that focuses on career and job-oriented upskilling.

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WizKlub

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Wizklub uses a unique method of developing and nurturing Higher Order Thinking Skills in children.

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Collegedunia

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Collegedunia is an extensive search engine for the students, parents, and education industry

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CollegeDekho

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CollegeDekho is an educational advertising market.

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Uable

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Uable offers role based programmes to empower children to explore different domains.

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Kutuki

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Kutuki is a learning platform focused on children between the ages of three and seven.

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Coding Ninjas

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Coding Ninjas scale the online technology education business of company, strengthen the technology and content.

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Skill Lync

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Skill Lync is building an alternate engineering platform. Skill-Lync provides job leading engineering courses

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edureka!

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Edureka is the fastest growing e-learning platform providing live, online training in trending technologies.

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Kings Learning (enguru Spoken English App)

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enguru offers an application that enables its users to learn English through interactive games and conversations.

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Udayy

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Udayy is a live online learning platform for kids in class 1-5 focused on smart communication.

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Freshersworld

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Freshersworld is a job portal for entry level hiring in India.

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Yellow Class

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Yellow Class is an online hobby platform for young kids.

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Shiksha Finance

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Shiksha Finance is a RBI licensed non bank finance company.

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Leverage Edu

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AI-enabled marketplace designed to help students with their higher education and career growth plans

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HobSpace

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HobSpace is a platform for extra-curricular activities online and offline for kids between 3-14 years.

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Skillenza

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The optimum gap filler between required market-ready skills and the current college student skillset.

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MyClassboard

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MyClassboard is a cloud-based school management software that streamlines administrative tasks.

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Propelld

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Propelld is a student education financing platform.

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Educational Initiatives

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Educational Initiatives (EI) is an effort to ensure every child learns with understanding.

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Questt

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Questt is a homework app that allows teachers to allocate objective and subjective homework based on selected content.

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Disprz

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Disprz is a one-of-its-kind “knowledge-tech” start-up that strives to make people knowledgeable, productive and smarter at what they do.

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Codingal

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Codingal is a coding education platform for K-12 students and helps improve logical thinking and problem-solving skills.

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Saarthi Pedagogy

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serving school as an academic growth partner and providing 360° solutions to schools on academic content

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DataTrained

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DataTrained is a educational platform, which operates an ed-tech startup on data science

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GetWork

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GetWork is a campus recruiting platform to post your jobs and hire across dozens of colleges at once.

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NSPIRA Management Services

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NSPIRA focuses mainly on educational institutions

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Impartus Innovations

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Impartus provides innovative technology solutions that drive better outcomes for the education sector.

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Imarticus Learning

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Imarticus provides a range of Training, Placement and Corporate Solutions designed to assist individuals and firms.

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Smartivity

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Smartivity designs STEM based activity boxes, Augmented Reality learning products and internet-connected toys for kids aged 3 to 12

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Avanti Learning Centres

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Avanti creates affordable blended-learning classroom programs where students learn better by working together.

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UrbanPro

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UrbanPro (previously known as ThinkVidya) is India’s favorite learning destination for hiring Tutors, Trainers and Training Institutes.

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ExtraaEdge

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Data Science powered – Admission & Marketing CRM Automation for Education Enrolments

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Utter

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Utter is an English learning app that allows learners to pick topics of their interest and converse with chat bots and live tutors

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ConceptOwl

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ConceptOwl is a Edu-tech start-up.

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StayQrious

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StayQrious is an edtech company that focusses on essential 21st century skills through live online coding classes.

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ixamBee

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ixamBee is to provide best online learning experience for preparation of competitive exams.

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Univariety

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Univariety is an Ed-tech company that provides an online-based platform that utilizes career and college guidance cells inside schools.

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BeyondSkool

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BeyondSkool is a live upskilling platform for kids.

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Clinify India

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Clinify is one of India’s largest student communities that provides a one-stop platform to learn, network and find jobs.

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Kopykitab.com

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Kopykitab is an India-based digital library that provides eBooks, and digital content in school and higher education.

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EduFund

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Changing the way Indians evaluate and plan higher education

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EduBridge

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EduBridge, an India-based skill development and vocational training company, provides formal sector jobs for individuals in rural areas.

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CareerLabs

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We aim to help students become future-ready, setting them on a path to success that suits them best.

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Stones2Milestones

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Stones2milestones is India (Delhi) Based EdTech Company

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HashLearn

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HashLearn Now is a tutoring app that offers the best way to share actionable learning content with students. T

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Instasolv

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InstaSolv is ‘Bharat’s largest Q&A app’ for students to get Answers to their academic Questions instantly.

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edupristine

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EduPristine is a training provider for international certifications in Finance (like CFA®, FRM® and PRM®).

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CollPoll

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World-class Enterprise System for Education.

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EduKart

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EduKart is India’s leading education marketplace offering 2000+ degree, diploma, certificate, entrance coaching & K12 courses.

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Klassroom Edutech

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Klassroom Edutech is a hybrid tutoring platform.

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Indian School Finance Company

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Hyderabad-based private institutional lender to the education sector

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Finwego

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Finwego is a modern banking platform for the education sector.

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IMAX Program

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IMAX Program is a data driven personalization education product that builds learning genome using school assessments.

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AvalonMeta Ventures

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AvalonMeta Ventures is a startup combining education and gaming.

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