I’ve asked many children how they feel when Mama-Papa ask them to study. And the majority of them supplied answers like – ‘’I feel as if they’re pointing the barrel of a gun at my head!’’
This single statement is enough to hint at one of the consequences of our decades’ or perhaps some centuries old defective methodology of education. Our primary school system is sometimes ruthless for a child, a system that is only asking to score more and more. Whereas, there are innumerable students who even find passing a class a hard task, given their financially weak background. But the proliferation of technology has given birth to several Edtech firms. It has made education increasingly accessible to students of all ages. By leveraging technology and latest innovations like data analytics and artificial intelligence, these start-ups have come as a boon to students. Read Best 5 Educational Startups of India.
Here are some of the Best players that have been successfully making a mark in e-learning:
The reason why chose EduGorilla toBest the list is because it has achieved so big in such a less time with fewer people. In just two years timehas emerged as one of the most vibrant names on the Edtech front. Today, the website has over 2,00,000 plus subscribers, 4,00,000 plus visitors, 56,000 plus coaching centers, 31,000 study materials, 5,621 articles, 6,200 plus questions, 50 plus partners across 53 cities. It has deployed powerful AI (Artificial Intelligence) driven systems to create an amazingly curated list of about 56,632 Coaching Centers in around 53 cities and 200,352 Schools in 6 states and the number is still counting. The startup also does a lot of groundwork, by personally visiting places to help counsel students of all ages via expert psychologists. Recently, it was in the news for collaborating with an NGO called Fuel to counsel students in various districts of Haryana. The work was even appreciation by Prakash Javadkar, Human Resource Development Minister of India.
EduKart is an online entrance coaching site that has the solution to the problems of almost every individual. The company offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses for anyone who seeks help in management, engineering, medical, civil services, business, law, and various other courses. There are also various courses for high school students, who want to appear for various competitive exams.
Embibe is an online portal that consists of a team of entrepreneurs who help students to get coaching for various entrance examinations. It includes exams like JEE, AIIMS, AIPMT, CET and many others. It is specially designed for engineering entrance examinations. Not only does it aim at mentoring students but it also has the section for doubt resolution. This acts as a great tool for building confidence in students who prepare for entrance examinations
CareerGuide.com is an Edtech stop with the aim of providing answers to all career related queries of students. It is a marketplace of various experts where students can get their queries resolved or can be helped by counselors who believe in on-the-go career guidance. CareerGuide boasts of an AI-led algorithm that connects students with the best possible career guidance based on their query.
Meritnation helps students up to class 12 in making their studies easy. It is an online portal, particularly for school children, and it caters to the learning needs of students in school. Here users get the option to learn through live video lectures and interactive recorded videos. By conducting regular tests and giving time-bound assignments, it also checks the preparedness of students for exams.
Toppr is an Edtech firm that focuses on giving training to students aspiring for IIT JEE, pre-medical and other foundation courses. It starts students from class 8 onwards and helps them prepare for various competitive examinations. Here students can opt to receive practice tests along with the learning material. There is a live chat option too, where a student can get his or her doubts cleared. It also offers courses, which can be accessed on any platform, including mobile.
WizIQ promises to make virtual classroom possible by delivering online teaching through its mobile apps. Its online academy builder provides live classes, tests and assignments, mobile learning, integrated cloud storage, and other interesting features.
CultureAlley is an online educational platform to learn different languages. It helps, especially those, who think learning a new language is no cakewalk. Its app ‘Hello English’ has in store for students, the action-packed interactive practice games to sharpen reading, writing, and listening skills. It also helps via audio dictionaries and its Q&A Forums. It also gives an option of live help from expert native teachers through Skype.
Educomp today is one of the leading providers of technology-enabled education solutions and services for K-12 (Kindergarten to Class 12) institutions, coupled with a large footprint in preschool, vocational and higher education. As one of the largest education company in India, Educomp has revolutionized the entire education ecosystem by creating and making the best use of digital products and online solutions.
Vedantu acts as a personalized teacher who meets you online. It is a tutoring Edtech company, which is conceptualized to bring personalization back into education where a teacher will teach according to the requirement, pace and level of a student and the student will interact with the teacher online. Vedantu aims to provide online tech-based education to students of grade 6 to 12.
The company, Nayi Disha, build educational computer games for preschool children. It uses motion-sensing technology to develop games for making learning fun and more engaging. Nayi Disha also engages the preschoolers in various learning models. It builds educational games which can be played on the computer for preschoolers to promote learning while playing using motion sensor technology.
Many entrepreneurs have come forth with their unique ideas, to contribute to solving the problem of imparting class education in India. It is hoped, by introducing more interesting technological tools to education ecosystem, India will be a more educated country in no time. Check out Best 10 Educational Aggregators in the World.
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