Test preparation


Mettl, an online assessment portal based out of Gurgaon has raised $4M led by IndoUS Venture Partners.  Existing investors also participated in this series A round. Mettl had raised angel funding from Blume Ventures, Sasha Mirchandani, Naveen Tiwari of Inmobi and others.  Vani Kola, Managing Partner of IndoUS will take a board seat at Mettl.

Mettl was founded in 2010 by Ketan Kapoor, an IIT Rourkee and Tonmoy Shingal, an IIT Kanpur alum.  Mettl is an online assessment and testing platform to measure, analyze and improve people skills. It is ideal for companies who want to run multi-competency assessments … Read more

Mettl raises $4M from IndoUS Venture Partners


PMP certification


Edusys, Test preparation and Certification company has raised $7.5M from Sequoia Capital. Edusys started in 2004 by Tridibesh Tripathy, an IIT-IIM and Wharton School graduate saw a massive opportunity in test preparation and certification space. Global market size of test preparation and certification is pegged to be be around $50B.

Edusys intends to use the funds to expand its business through new product introductions and to strengthen its core team and technology platform, it plans to double its workforce in a year.

Edusys has developed learning platform which is highly scalable and imparts virtual learning with great ease. … Read more

Sequoia Capital invests $7.5M in Edusys

Mumbai Angels, a network of individuals that invests in start-up and early stage companies, has invested over Rs 4.5 crore in DEXL Education Services India Pvt Ltd, a tutoring institute that prepares students for examinations such as the IIT-JEE.

The investment (of over $1 million) done in two stages has just been concluded and the money will be Read more

Mumbai Angels invests in DEXL Education