The year 2021 remained dedicated to the rise of edtech. As the world tried striving out of the lockdown affect, people went more digital and edtech enjoyed the constantly increasing traffic. The sudden growth caught investors’ eyes too, and they loosened their pockets to cut a slice of the pie. As the acceptance grew in the urban India, some entrepreneurs saw the need and potential that tier 2 markets contained for the longest. While others switched from e-learning to education support and re-engineered the models like education counselling and dedicated exam training to focus on the much ignored facets of the crippled education system. The overall holistic growth in the field of education in India has been benefitting all of the stakeholders in the field, and some of the players are indeed on the watchlist for the year 2022.
Pariksha is solving the massive problem of accessibility and affordability of outcome-based education for the mobile 1st internet users of Bharat. Pariksha is trying to solve the problems of students who live in tier-2 and tier-3 towns of India and are preparing for government jobs, as they have no proper access to computers, preparation materials and mentorship. It covers content for government exams in various fields including- teaching, banking, defence, railways etc.
Vedantu is the leader in K-12 LIVE tutoring space. Each month, over 35 million users’ access Vedantu through its app and web for free. The platforms has continued to be a pioneer in the space with several first time innovations that include WAVE, its proprietary LIVE teaching platform, and the 2-teacher model. Vedantu offers tutoring courses to young students from 3 years old to 18 years old, as well as preparation for competitive exams such as IIT-JEE, NEET, Commerce, CBSE, ICSE, and state exams such as Maharashtra boards. Through its newest offering and fastest growing vertical, SuperKids, it offers extracurricular classes like English Speaking, Reading, and Coding.
Classplus are an Ed-Tech start-up company transforming the world of education by powering educationalists with the digital tools and resources that help them become future-ready. Their industry-first unified platform lets coaching institutes have their own app to manage all their tasks and reach lakhs of students across the country with our next-level technology. So far, over 1 Lakh coaching institutes across 1,100+ Indian cities have successfully set up their online business through apps built by Classplus.Toppr Toppr have thoughtfully designed the platform to ensure that it is a one-stop after-school learning platform. It has more than 1.5 million learning pieces, including adaptive practice questions, solutions, concepts, and videos that come together seamlessly to give 360° learning. The platform uses artificial intelligence based machine learning algorithms on top of this strong infrastructure, to create personalised learning paths for millions of students. It enables students to prepare for competitive examinations across the streams including engineering, medical, commerce and other scholarship tests too.