EdTech

Pakistan learning platform startup Maqsad raises $2.8M in seed round

Maqsad, a Pakistan-based edtech, has announced a $2.8 million seed round led by Speedinvest and returning investor Indus Valley Capital. Maqsad said in a statement on Thursday…

Singapore’s LingoAce aims to open a world of opportunities for children through tech-enabled, immersive learning [Q&A]

Singapore-based EduTech firm LingoAce aims to open a world of opportunities for children through tech-enabled, immersive learning, its founder and Chief Executive Officer said.…

BytePlus partners EduSpaze to transform Singapore’s EdTech sector with machine learning

BytePlus, the enterprise arm of ByteDance that supports businesses in accelerating their digital transformation capabilities, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with…

Google-backed South Korean edtech startup Mathpresso secures extended series C round

South Korea-based edtech startup Mathpresso announced Tuessday it has completed a Series C extension round, which brings the round’s total to approximately $70 million. The newest…

Indian math EdTech firm Bhanzu eyes expansion to Southeast Asia, Middle East

India-based math EdTech firm Bhanzu, founded by the world's fastest 'human calculator', is planning to expand into Southeast Asia and Middle East as it aims to eradicate math…

South Korea’s CLASSUM lands $11M pre-Series B funding led by Dunamu & Partners

South Korea-based CLASSUM, which powers an interactive learning platform for corporations and universities, has completed its $11 million pre-Series B funding. The investment was…

How unified collaboration is making hybrid learning better

A McKinsey report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on online learning trends found that 2020 saw record enrolment in online learning and universities have launched new…

India’s Bhanzu secures $15M Series A funding led by Eight Roads Ventures

Bhanzu, an India-based math learning platform, announced Thursday that it has raised $15 million in Series A funding led by global investment firm Eight Roads Ventures. Another…

Indian EdTech firm upGrad acquires corporate training solutions provider Centum Learning

UpGrad, an India-based higher edtech company has announced the 100 percent acquisition of corporate training solutions provider Centum Learning (Centum) in a share swap deal. With…

Sequoia India and Southeast Asia’s Surge back EdTech firm Virtual Internships $14.3M fund raise

Virtual Internships, a Vietnam and United Kingdom-based EdTech company, announced Thursday that it has closed a $14.3 million Series A raise led by Hambro Perks. The round was…