Unacademy – An Online Education Firm has raised $150 Million

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Unacademy, Bangalore-based online learning edtech startup founded in 2015. Unacademy is an online learning platform developed for preparing students for competitive exams. Gaurav Munjal, Hemesh Singh and Roman Saini are the founders of Unacademy.

The startup use technology to empower great educators and create a community of self-learners. They’ve a vision to partner with the brightest minds and democratise education for everyone looking to learn.

Unacademy has raised $150 million in a fresh funding round from Softbank Vision Fund. Nexus Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, Blume Ventures, Facebook, Kalyan Krishnamurthy, Steadview Capital, General Atlantic have also invested in Unacademy.

Unacademy is having over 30 investors, who’ve invested in this online learning edtech startup. The startup has raised a total of $348.5 million of funding till date. Unacademy has acquired 5 organization. They’ve acquired Mastree, CodeChef, WifiStudy, Kreatryx & PrepLadder.

Unacademy has become second-most valued Indian edtech startup after Byju’s. Unacademy’s top competitors are Vedantu, BYJU’S & Toppr.

“Our goal always has been to democratise knowledge and make it more affordable and accessible by getting the best experts of the world help everyone achieve their goals.” – Gaurav Munjal, co-founder of Unacademy.

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