EduTech Startups that have made learning easier

By Mana Network - February 18th, 2019

Education is a fundamental right of every individual in India. There are many startups in India that are utilising technology and creating new ways of learning. Some of these startups aim to provide better coaching in their chosen subject domain, some help in cracking academic entrance examinations while some others aim to provide various non-academic courses.

Here is a list of startups that made a significant impact in the education field.



BYJU’S is India’s largest Ed-tech company and the creator of India’s largest K12 learning app which offers highly adaptive, engaging and effective learning programs for students in classes 4-12 (K-12) and competitive exams like JEE, NEET, CAT, IAS, GRE and GMAT. Today, BYJU’S has over 25 million downloads and 1.7 million annual paid subscriptions. With an average time of 64 minutes being spent by a student on the app every day, the BYJU’S app is making learning enjoyable and effective.

Delivering world class learning experience, BYJU’S is paving the way for new-age, geography-agnostic learning tools that sit at the cross section of mobile, interactive content and adaptive learning methodologies. The learning app makes use of original content, rich animations, interactive simulations and engaging video lessons from India’s best teachers, which adapts to the unique learning style of every student.


2. Unacademy

Unacademy aims to be the world's largest online knowledge repository for multilingual education. They use technology to empower great educators and create a community of self-learners. Their vision is to partner with the brightest minds and create lessons on every possible topic in multiple languages so the whole world can benefit from them.


3. AP Edusoft Software solutions

They are a leading Training Institute with a mission to provide comprehensive and accurate training information to all the prospective value conscious training buyers for any domain.

At AP Edusoft Software Solutions, they are your career partner, providing you with a lifetime of progressive learning products, which will ensure you have the knowledge, flexibility and interest to sustain a rewarding and exciting career.

Whether you are just starting out in the IT industry, want to change jobs, looking for a promotion or set up your own consulting business. Wherever possible, they make learning at your own pace, in your own time (and with your own special focus) as easy as possible, with online peer forums, articles, 24/7 mentoring support and other support services.


4. Toppr

Toppr is India's leading after-school learning app on a mission to make learning personalised. We are an extremely passionate team of engineers, educators and designers making consistent strides in product innovation to enhance user experience. We cater to the individual learning styles of students and provide the widest K12 syllabus coverage with 1 million course combinations. We help students prepare for various school, board, and competitive exams. Abled with artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data, we study student behaviour and create adaptive learning paths with infinite combinations. This ensures that every student has a unique and personalised learning experience.


5. Walnut Knowledge Solutions

Walnut Knowledge Solutions is a Bangalore-based educational organization which designs and executes curiosity-driven knowledge initiatives such as quizzes, story-telling, and games to improve learning outcomes. Walnut consists of lawyers and other curious minds who have engaged over 12,000 students through live quizzes and workshops across India. As a team, they have created over 15,000 questions on a variety of topics making content which is accessible, informative and competitive.

Further, they have a very proactive team of advisors who cumulatively have over 60 years of core IT experience. Their advisors, apart from being stellar entrepreneurs themselves, also share their vision of creating effective and engaging knowledge delivery systems. They have been working with school children in Bengaluru for the past 2 years, having engaged over 1200 children through our flagship QuizShala program. QuizShala, is a quizzing-oriented learning and developmental workshop where they use questions, stories and activities to make a child more inquisitive, expressive, and aware.


Edutech startups are coming up with innovative and new techniques to make learning interesting and fun. They are using technology to make the education reach masses. Above mentioned are few startups that contributed significantly in the Education field.