GoStudent is an edtech marketplace where K-12 students (and their parents) can find and engage with one-to-one video-based tutors in a variety of subjects.
GoStudent operates a platform connecting students with teachers worldwide for individual and group tutoring sessions.
GoStudent was founded in 2016 by Felix Ohswald, Ferdinand von Hagen, and Gregor Müller. The company is headquartered in Vienna, Vienna, Austria. GoStudent has 12 international offices and is now live in 18 countries.
GoStudent provides software tools to both students and teachers, allowing each party to focus entirely on teaching, tutoring, and learning, while removing the burden of all tedious administrative tasks.
GoStudent's platform uses an AI-based diagnosis test to identify the true need of students and identifies the ideal tutor. The One-On-One Tutoring Session delivers a unique learning experience with the best tutor. This is the first truly scalable online tutoring platform.
GoStudent also offers a free social homework chat where students can discuss their questions with others in an easy and safe environment. GoStudent currently books 400,000 tutoring sessions per month across its customer base with 10,000+ active tutors on the platform.
GoStudent is backed by DST Global, SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Coatue, Tencent, Dragoneer, Left Lane Capital, DN Capital, and others. The company raised €205M ($244M) in Series C round on Jun 22, 2021. This brings GoStudent's total funding to $344.7M to date. The new round mints GoStudent as a new unicorn with a €1.4B ($1.7B) valuation post-money.