March 2020 \ Business & Investment \ BUSINESS AND GOVERNANCE
Facebook invests in Indian education start-up Unacademy

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“With this investment in Unacademy, we are reinforcing our commitment to the Indian startup ecosystem as well as investing in a company that is transforming learning in India. We love that the company is fundamentally democratising education and driving innovation in new learning models,” Mohan said.

The edtech start-up said that it would utilise the funding to further penetrate into the test preparation categories, launching more exam categories, acquiring top educators, and creating exceptional learning experiences for the learners through great content and product. In addition to raising the funding, Unacademy also provided exits to some of the angel investors.

“Our goal from day one has been to democratise education and make quality education accessible to everyone,” Munjal said.




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