The season of admissions to the next step is an exhaustive experience. Students soon after their results, confront at this stage regarding the right college and the right course, to achieve their dream career. The cliche of choosing just among three or four regular courses has taken a turn with new and creative courses which would build a better you. Well, no more hustle about getting into a college. The perfect guide to cart with thousands of colleges and courses are available across the country.
EduKart is New Delhi based Education Company which lists you with all the colleges, courses, exams, like IAS, JEE, and much more. So, this online platform provides discrete information of institutions and programs offered by them. Education is taking its own stand in the current generation, where every college is competing to provide the best education to its students. On EudKart, no college is higher or lower in any term. EduKart portrays everyone on an equal level to enhance education to the students. It also provides with counselors who can guide a student to choose what he/she aspires. It helps students to pursue degrees online in programs like BBA, MBA, MCA, and other courses in the field of marketing, finance, project management, and programming. It would be more like E-learning.
The founders of EduKart are Ishan Gupta and Mayank Gupta. Ishan Gupta completed his engineering from Delhi University in the year 2006. Even before completing his Bachelor’s degree, Ishan founded the Appin Knowledge Solutions venture in 2004 and controlled the marketing sector to compile all the available courses and planned to start franchisees in India. He then flew to get his MBA from Standford University Graduate School of Business. Ishan then came back to India and worked as a summer associate at Helion Venture Partners for about three months. He worked with Facebook as a Growth Manager for 6 months in India. One97 communications was the next company where Ishan worked for one year and six months as Head, Direct to consumer business. He then turned up to be the Investment Professional at One97 Mobility Fund for 10 months. With immense knowledge, experience, and passion for creating a platform for education, Ishan launched EduKart in the year 2011.
Mayank Gupta is the Co-Founder and COO of EduKart, who is also a graduate in engineering from Delhi University and finished his Diploma in Business Management from IIM-Kozhikode. He started working in L&T Infrastructure Finance as an Assistant Manager for 6 months. Moving forward, he worked with Bank of America as Corporate Debt Product Analyst for 7 months. He worked as the Director of Business Development in Bodhisutra for 11 months. He managed the sales and marketing at Educomp Solutions Ltd for more than a year. Mayank joined hands with Ishan and both of them made a proficient education venture, EduKart. He is currently the Vice President for Catalog Operations at Zipper.com.
A highlight funding of $1 million from Yuvraj Singh’s venture, YouWeCan was received last year. EduKart’s successful progress made a lot more investors volunteer to invest, investors such as AKM Systems, Kima Ventures which was a series A funding of $1 million, a series B of $500K from United Finsec and a series C fund of $500K from Vibhor Mehra. EduKart had been working with 90+ course providers to stimulate and increase the rate of registrations of 2000+ in all categories of courses till K12, degree, diploma, coaching for entrances, and various certificate courses. Ishan mentioned that the funds would be used for three prior sectors namely, Technology; to be upgraded with the current trends, Sales; to vertically move the scales of additional courses, and Marketing; to improve the number of registrations for all the courses. EduKart has also opened its doors to people keen to purchase its franchisees with an investment on raising its standard. Regardless of the fact that the buyers would be assisted with the materials for operations, this would be a chance to be part of a dominant rising brand.
EduKart is bridging the gap between the course providers, the students, and their parents where the course providers get an opportunity to be exposed to their exceptional courses and inflate from their current level to other parts of the country, the students find their right place to fit in and the parents are relieved off their weary time struggling to admit their children in colleges or programs.
The pros of EduKart which has driven it to this level of establishment in Indian Education market is the educational sectors who have come forward to trustfully tie up with EduKart. The students are continuing to enter colleges and courses through EduKart. This, in turn, increases the sales and sufficient commission. Despite the cons on measured risks, EduKart outstands from its competitors.
EduKart aims at going both offline and online because it believes having a physical presence boosts the confidence of the customers and the educational institutions. For this, EduKart has opened franchisees across cities of Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Mysore, Hubli, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Kolkata, Pune, Varanasi, Chiplun, and Kohima. Since they are education franchisees, the partners would be given with relevant training, so that they are aware of the happenings of EduKart and can play on the same frequency. Other future plans for Ishan and team are to increase the number of courses and the course providers substantially to be familiar as the best preferable Education provider to lakhs of students and professionals.