Bangalore-based EdTech startup, Vedantu, has raised US $ 5 million in a Series A round of funding from Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management.
The funds raised will be used to create a system where a student can choose a suitable teacher in real time.
“We want to extend the experience to tablets and mobile form factor devices with scalability which can seamlessly run 100s of live learning sessions concurrently,” says Vamsi Krishna, CEO & Co-Founder.
The six months old Vedantu provides live online tutoring platform which uses technology to bring together teachers and students to enable live learning between them. The firm currently provides live online tutoring sessions for students from grade 6 to 12. Offerings range from Monthly Tuitions, IIT Foundation to preparation for exams like NTSE, PSA, KVPY, IMO & JEE Mains.