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EdTech News from India.

EdTech Startup List India EDUKWEST

EdTech Startup List: India

The Indian education technology market is a fast-growing industry, full of opportunity. It is predicted to be worth Rs 590,000 crore in FY2014-15 as reported by India Rating & Research.

It is, however, often confusing to the outsider and difficult to tackle for those not present in the country or without access to primary sources.

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Eduguild India EDBRIEF 09 2015 EDUKWEST

EDBRIEF: Applications open to EDUGILD – India’s first EdTech Accelerator

Pune-based MIT Group of Institutions announced the launch of its edtech accelerator program EDUGILD. The accelerator will invest Rs 1,500,000 ($22,300) in return for equity.

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Udacity India EDBRIEF 09 2015 EDUKWEST

EDBRIEF: Udacity launches in India

Udacity officially launched in India, partnering with Google and Tata Trusts. According to the company, India is the second biggest market for its career focused online courses and so called Nanodegrees.

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Market Brief Mobile Learning India EDUKWEST

Market Brief: Mobile Learning India

Mobile learning is a growing sector in education across the globe, but it will have the largest impact in developing countries where mobile Internet outgrows, and often replaces, broadband connections at an increased speed.

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EdTech Funding Report India 1H 2015 EDUKWEST

Report: Indian EdTech Startups raised over $50 million in 1H 2015

Over the past couple of years the Indian subcontinent managed to establish itself as a serious market for investors seeking opportunities to invest in education and EdTech.

At EDUKWEST we see an increased number of startups in the education space getting founded by Indian entrepreneurs, often after having spent time in the US and working for big American companies, but also new funds specially created to support the budding ecosystem.

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