wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

IndiaCollegeSearch Raises Seed Funding From VAS Capital

IndiaCollegeSearch.com, a venture incubated by the Indian Angel Network, has raised Rs 5.8 million from VAS Capital as seed funding, reports Pluggd.in. The company intends to use the funding for product development and according to Anirudh Motwani, the founder of the company, the company plans launch a new version of the site by December, which will offer information about 3000 MBA & Engineering  colleges, with information such as placements, infrastructure, faculty, cut-offs and college reviews. At the moment the site allows users to search, filter and browse through 1,000 engineering colleges across India by selecting their location, stream, criteria for admission, maximum fee and management style (public or private). It also allows them to select and short-list a college and send a profile to the college to apply. The site also allows colleges to create profiles, allow prospective students to download prospectus and reply to enquiries from students online. According to the website, the feature is available free of charge to both students and colleges. We are not sure about the monetization model that the site follows, however, we did not experience any ads on the site, at the time of writing this post. The number of education/career assistance sites in India are on the rise. We feel this is a welcome trend since the growth in terms of the number of institutions is also increasing. Perhaps these sites can also offer feedback on placements and quality of faculty from alumni, and offer forums/discussions on streams, admission procedure and accommodation, that students can…

Please subscribe/login to read the full story.
Written By

Free Reads

News

Experts debate the efficacy of ex-ante regulation in India's fast-evolving digital market. Is preemptive control the answer?

News

Lacking plans about the use and regulation of artificial intelligence, use of drones, health stack, cybersecurity and Smart Cities, the manifesto does not have...

News

WhatsApp’s new policy lowers the age limit to 13, facing fierce criticism from child protection groups in Europe.

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

NPCI CEO Dilip Asbe recently said that what is not written in regulations is a no-go for fintech entities. But following this advice could...

News

Notably, Indus Appstore will allow app developers to use third-party billing systems for in-app billing without having to pay any commission to Indus, a...

News

The existing commission-based model, which companies like Uber and Ola have used for a long time and still stick to, has received criticism from...

News

Factors like Indus not charging developers any commission for in-app payments and antitrust orders issued by India's competition regulator against Google could contribute to...

News

Is open-sourcing of AI, and the use cases that come with it, a good starting point to discuss the responsibility and liability of AI?...

You May Also Like

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ