EduTech Trends

Free Online Classes for Maharashtra FYJC Students: SCERT

“Students can register on https://covid19.scertmaha.ac.in/eleventh/Register.aspx. On registration, students will get a timetable and other details on their mobile phones. Principals of schools and colleges should make students aware of the initiative,

Monday November 2, 2020

Microsoft, AICTE Collaborate to Skill Students, Educators in Next-Gen Tech

Tech-giant Microsoft has partnered with All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE) to empower learners and educators in new-age technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), data science, and cloud computing.

Thursday October 15, 2020

University in Gujarat Gets Supercomputer ‘Param’

The Indian Institute of Science will soon offer an advanced program in computational data science. Students will undergo live and interactive online classes & mentor participants to solve data science problems. Interested can visit iisc.talentsprint.com

Friday October 9, 2020

Edtech Startup Winuall Raises Rs 14.7 Crores to Digitize Coaching Institutes

The startup will use the fresh capital to enhance product capabilities and hire across technology, product, AI, and business development teams. The startup has on-boarded more than 3,700 coaching institutes across the country.

Thursday October 8, 2020

Qlik Expands Presence to Over 400 Universities in India

Qlik Continuous Classroom includes hands-on exercises, quick reference guides, assessments, the ability to chat with live instructors and earn qualifications in the form of certificates and digital badges.

Thursday October 8, 2020

IIT Roorkee Alumnus Develops Algorithm to Identify and Report Abusive and Misogynistic Social Media Posts

IIT Roorkee alumnus Richi Nayak has developed an algorithm that can automatically detects social media posts that are abusive, misogynistic, or furthers sexual harassment.

Thursday September 24, 2020

Bengaluru-Based EdTech Startup Teachmint Witnesses 20X Month-on-Month Growth

Within four months of its launch, it has been used by more than 75,000 tutors across 850+ cities and towns of the country. The startup has seen an enormous 2000%+ growth in tutors over the past one month.

Wednesday September 23, 2020

From BYJU’S to Unacademy – Competition in India’s Fast-Rising Online Education Sector

In 2020 alone, India’s edtech startups have raised over $1.5 billion which is just as much as the startups had raised in the past 5years put together. According to a Redseer report, India’s edtech startups had raised $1.6 billion between 2014-‘19.

Monday September 21, 2020

Byju's Acquires Virtual Simulations Startup LabInApp

Byju's has acquired LabInApp, a startup app that offers lab-like simulations for science students. It create virtual simulations of science experiments, giving students an ability to gain practical knowledge in the absence of physical infrastructure

Friday September 18, 2020

Facebook Offers ‘Social Media Marketing Professional Certificate’ Course via Coursera

Coursera has launched a new certificate course on social media marketing offered by Facebook. In this, learners will explore social media marketing basics for various social platforms, in & outside the Facebook ecosystem.

Wednesday September 16, 2020