Vedantu is the leader in the K-12 LIVE tutoring space. Each month, over 35 million users access Vedantu through its app and web. Its Youtube channel gets 65 million views, the highest in the K-12 segment for any educational company in India. Students also access Vedantu through its dedicated Channels on Airtel TV and TATA Sky. Vedantu catered to over 200,000 paying students last year, a 300% growth over the previous year. This growth was accompanied by a revenue increase of 4.5x over the previous year, making it the fastest growing online education company in this space and the overall second-largest company in K-12 in terms of revenue and number of students.
Challenging the status quo in India's K-12 tutoring space, Vedantu was the first company to offer LIVE online classes in 2014 and is credited with creating the category. It has continued to pioneer in the space with several first-time innovations, including WAVE, its proprietary LIVE teaching platform, and the 2-teacher model. Both these innovations are playing a significant role in improving student outcomes for the company. Some of the company's creations have been granted patents in the US.
Today, Vedantu offers tutoring courses to young students from 3 to 18 years old and preparation for competitive exams such as IIT-JEE, NEET, Commerce, CBSE, ICSE, and state exams on Maharashtra boards. Through its newest offering and fastest-growing vertical, SuperKids, it offers extracurricular classes like English Speaking, Reading, and Coding.
Vedantu's founders Vamsi Krishna, Anand Prakash, Pulkit Jain, and Saurabh Saxena, did their first venture in education, Lakshya, in 2006, which later got acquired by a listed company called MT Educare (Mahesh Tutorials) in 2012. As part of Lakshya, the founders taught and mentored more than 10,000 students and trained more than 200 teachers.
Excellent teachers driving a student's life
Four Simple words to define the platform's Teachers - Excellent People, Brilliant Minds! At Vedantu, teaching is not just a profession. It is a commitment and a matter of pride and responsibility for the platform's teachers. Vedantu does not have any teachers who teach merely for money, year on year.
The platform has an elite group of teachers and a network of passionate individuals who want to contribute to better learning outcomes and students' performance. Above all, Vedantu is a group focused on bringing happiness and joy through learning.
Most of the teachers at Vedantu have cracked the toughest examinations themselves and are well qualified and experienced. Who else would know the value of hard work and students' psychology better than them!
In addition, Vedantu has put 10+ years of deep research into effective teaching methodologies. The same is incorporated in the recruitment and training processes for Teachers. You can always be rest assured that students at Vedantu are in safe hands.
Cutting edge technology
Vedantu is a technology company at the core. RDX Team (Research Develop and Explore) at Vedantu is creating technology in education to bring forth a disruptive positive impact - to create more 'Teachers by Choice,' to make Quality education more accessible & affordable.
Vedantu has created cutting-edge technology from scratch to power the following brilliant features on Vedantu.
Connecting two individuals live with audio-video communication even at very low internet bandwidths requires complex and sophisticated technology. Vedantu at Vedantu have mastered it. Thousands of students residing in remote corners of India with a poor internet connection have already benefited from the platform's technology, which Vedantu is proud of!
Vedantu realized that best learning happens when a teacher personally sits with a student to discuss and teach them in a notebook. This is precisely what shared Whiteboard on Vedantu replicates for students and teachers sitting thousands of kilometers away. Vedantu has put months of energy into creating technology to make shared Whiteboards incredibly seamless and intuitive for teachers and students. Both teachers and students can write and upload images to ask questions and explain concepts.
Delivering a lively, engaging experience to students
Vedantu understands that continuous revision is the best way for a student to strengthen their concepts. The platform's technology enables the recording of each session between a teacher and student, which can be available for the student to revise later. Vedantu also uses this recording to review the quality of teaching on Vedantu. The platform's technology optimizes session recordings to make it possible to replay them at meagre bandwidths, even on mobile devices.
Vedantu has created tools for holistic learning management that essentially include teaching-learning content creation, sharing, and evaluation. The content can range from a simple object test to creative assignments to session notes yet has many variations. The teacher can also create and share audio-video assignments/tests. The students can respond using either web or mobile apps.
Creating an excellent learning management tool
The platform's geeks have also developed a comprehensive performance and feedback reporting system, along with creating excellent learning management tools. This would help teachers share regular feedback on students' academic performance and other learning outcomes. It would also help students and parents realize the weak areas in advance and start with remedial action well.
Vedantu is sure, by now, you'll agree with us on the technological advancement that the platform's RDX is working on to bring democratization and personalization to education. Vedantu has raised the bar even a step higher for ourselves and introduced LIVE learning on Android mobile devices. Yes, the students can now take full-fledged LIVE sessions on their mobile/tablet devices. Vedantu has now broken the shackles of time, place, and devices for learning. Vedantu is constantly working on more solutions that will drive the evolution, fundamentally changing the pattern of teaching and learning today.