Vedantu is an interactive online tutoring platform where teachers provide school tuitions to students over the internet, using a real-time virtual learning environment named WAVE, a technology built in-house.
Vedantu uses technology to bring together teachers and students on a single platform to enable live learning between them.
Vedantu was incorporated in 2011, by Saurabh Saxena, Vamsi Krishna, Pulkit Jain, & Anand Prakash and the platform launched in October 2014 for public. The company has its headquarter based in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Vedantu has technology tools which enables teachers to provide LIVE teaching to students in an interactive manner using whiteboard, audio and video technology.
Vedantu primarily provides these services to students of grade 4th to 12th for Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) & Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) curriculum throughout India and the Middle East. Currently the company's primary business is live online tutoring in science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology), English, Mathematics, Hindi, Sanskrit, German, French, Environmental Science, Computer Science and Social Science.
Vedantu's sole mission is to create a world of learning which is ‘Personalized & Democratized’. Personalized in terms of better experience than group classes and democratized in terms of choice which online platform provides like choice of teacher, choice of time, schedule and most importantly level of study.
Vedantu is backed by leading global investors including Accel, Tiger Global Management, WestBridge Capital, & Trifecta Capital among others. The company raised $42M in its latest funding of a "Series C" round on Aug 29, 2019. This brings Vedantu's total funding to $59.9M to-date.