India’s online education portal CollegeDunia raises over $150k from angel investors like Gaadi.com’s CEO Umang Kumar and many others. Within a very short period of time, they become financially very strong. CollegeDunia is based in New Delhi, India.
As per a report published on vccircle, they will utilize those funds on marketing, content creation, to improve technology and many more. Their main aim is to become India’s biggest education portal within next few years and all the team is working superbly to achieve that position.
CollegeDunia was founded by Sahil chalana in May, 2014. Currently it provides information about 20,000+ different colleges and universities across the nation and the great thing is that number of universities and institutes are increasing regularly. Now their plan is to add another 6000-7000 colleges to the portal within next five months.
In a blog post published on Iamwire, Sahil Chalana, Founder of Collegedunia said “The overall Spends on Education in the Digital Marketing space exceed 500 Crore and growing at more than 30% YoY. Although, print takes a big chunk of the 5000 Education Advertising Market, its moving much faster towards Digital.”
Now searching colleges and Universities in India are very easy using CollegeDunia. Just enter your keywords in the search box and results will be displayed within seconds. As a user, you can also add filters to get exact information, you are looking for. Not only that, even you can apply to a college directly through CollegeDunia by filling up a form. This is an amazing feature and help students to save both money and time. Hope they will add many more interesting features in upcoming days.
Key Features Of CollegeDuniya
- Easy and simple user interface.
- The site loads very fast.
- Find information about 20K different colleges. Also get fee structure, faculty details and many more.
- CollegeDunia categorized all top colleges in the footer section of their homepage.
- Website is updating regularly.
No business can survive without earning revenue. CollegeDunia earns revenue combination of lead generation (CPL) and banner ads. When a student apply to a institute through CollegeDunia and get admission into it, they receive a certain amount from the college authorities. Every month, the education portal get hits over 1 lakh and the traffic is increasing day by day.
The startup also planning to hire around 40 employees in next six months. The firm served many clients within this short period. Some of the big clients among them are- Sikkim Manipal University, NIIT Ltd, Symbiosis International University, LPU, IMT Ghaziabad etc. Thanks for reading.