Company Name : CollegeDekho
Funding Amount : $1 million
Investor(s) Girnar Soft . .
Funding Round : Seed round
CollegeDekho, an education startup has raised $1 million in seed funding from CarDekho’s parent company Girnar Soft.
CollegeDekho helps students find the right colleges based on their requirements and preferences. The funding amount will be used to enhance the platform and technology. It will also be used to strengthen the team and for marketing initiatives.
“In India, at any point of time, there are 30 million students enrolled in 36,000 colleges. Despite being the third largest higher education market in the world, it is hugely under-penetrated and offers significant growth potential. CollegeDekho has been established to provide a transparent, open platform that facilitates interaction between students and colleges. Through this venture, we aim to provide students with authentic, comprehensive and unbiased information,” said Ruchir Arora, CEO and founder, CollegeDekho. [source]