Vernacular e-learning platform Vidyakul Dholakia Ventures, among others, raises new funds

An undisclosed amount has been raised by Dholakia Ventures, an investment arm of Dholakia Family Office, an e-learning platform in Vidyakul, which provides quality education at affordable prices.

Angel investors along with Gaurav Juneja, Saurabh Agarwal and Puneet Mittal also took part in the round.

Launched by Tarun Saini in 2017, Vidyakul aims to provide e-learning after school language for State Board students. The platform helps students learn academically through pre-recorded and live lectures from the most trusted local teachers. Vidyakul is solving the problem of millions of students who are sitting for state board exams and facing the challenges of quality online teaching in their own language at an affordable price.

Vidyakula believes that when one is taught in one’s own language. The company is currently teaching in 4 languages ​​and has already enabled it for 1 million students in 10 states.

Commenting on the new move, Vidyakul founder and CEO Tarun Saini said,

“We are getting tremendous response from students in Gujarat. With the increasing penetration of internet, the scope of digital education has increased, and we are exploring the same possibilities. With such a response and trust, we plan to reach deeper into India by reaching out to and reaching out to every student in rural areas. “

The company claims to have seen high growth since its launch in Gujarat with a focus on learning the Gujarati language. Within 7 months of its launch in the region, more than 6 lakh students have been registered from Gujarat. Vidyakul has partnered with more than 500 Gujarati medium schools to distribute digital and print study materials.

The substance of Dholakia Ventures Dholakia said,

“Quality education in rural areas is the need of the hour and we are happy that Vidyakul’s vision is aligned with it. We love his” India “multilingual approach in rural areas, which is an unreserved market. We believe that there is potential. We are excited to support this educational evolution through our investment in education. “

Earlier in September 2021, Vidyakul raised $ 500,000 in a bridge round led by V Founder Circle (WFC), with the participation of other marquee investors, including Zeto Angel Network and Thinkuvet.

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Author: Shalini Pathak

Shalini Pathak is a staff writer at EdTechReview (ETR) – India’s leading edtech media and community. She has four years of experience in the media, covering various beats. Like all writers, she is first and foremost an avid reader who loves to create box of content and has the ability to write on any topic. As part of the ETR team, she will focus on the latest Adtech startup stories and their funding from the Adtech industry.

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