Education

Micromax CEO Deepak Mehrotra has resigned and joined the media group Pearson as the Managing Director of its India business, reports The Hindu Business Line. He will be joining the ... Continue_Reading
Financial education company IndianMoney has raised an institutional round of funding from Hyderabad Angels. The company was founded in 2008 by CS Sudheer, and in May 2011, raised angel investment ... Continue_Reading
Datawind, widely known as the maker of Aakash tablet, has tied up with TES India, an online teaching community, ... Continue_Reading
Simplilearn.com, an online education and training destination for professional certification courses, has raised $10 million in a series B funding round from  Helion Venture Partners and existing investor Kalaari Capital. ... Continue_Reading
The Human Resource Development ministry has launched a new initiative called National Repository of Open Educational Resources (NROER), reports Times of India. ... Continue_Reading
Education start-up IndiaCollegeSearch has secured undisclosed amount of funding from Indian Angel Network. This investment round was led by Vikram Kant Upadhyaya, Anupam Mittal and Varun Khurana. ... Continue_Reading
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has partnered with five international and national publishers to provide students with online resources for English, science, social sciences and mathematics including over 4500 ... Continue_Reading
Noida based e-learning solution Liqvid has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hewlett Packard to deliver Liqvid’s bilingual EnglishEdge software through the HP Lab-in-Box network. ... Continue_Reading
Online education startup EduKart has raised $500,000 from a group of angel and institutional investors including Kima Ventures, AKM Systems, Vibhor Mehra, Amit Patni and Arihant Patni, and an undisclosed Stanford alumni. ... Continue_Reading
As of April 2013, 33.1 lakh families (33,10,280) from seven districts of Kerala have been provided computer education with 24.63 million families (24,63,094) trained through Akshaya centres set up by ... Continue_Reading
Delhi-based Earth Education Valley launched EduKart, an online education platform, in November 2011 and has since seen more than 8,000 enrollments for free and paid courses offered by the site. The ... Continue_Reading
Applect Learning Systems, which runs the e-learning site MeritNation has reported revenues of Rs 9.82 crore and EBITDA loss of Rs 21.43 crore for financial year ended March 31, 2013 (FY13). ... Continue_Reading