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Toppr ( Haygot Education Pvt Ltd )
Toppr logo.png
Type
Private
IndustryEdtech, distance education, m-learning
Founded 📆April 2013; 7 years ago (April 2013)[1]
Founder 👔Zishaan Hayath
Headquarters 🏙️, ,
Area served 🗺️
Multinational
Products 🎛️ 🧴Toppr Learning App
RevenueIncrease $13.2M [2]
Members
Number of employees
501-1000
SubsidiariesEasyPrep and Manch
Websitewww.toppr.com
address
telephone

Toppr is an Indian educational technology (edtech) and online tutoring firm founded in 2013 by Zishaan Hayath and Hemanth Goteti at Mumbai.[3]

Toppr is a K12 company with BYJU'S, Vedantu, and Unacademy as its primary competitors.

In July 2020 , Toppr raised funding of Rs 350 crore ($46.8 Million). [4]

In May 2014, SAIF Partners and Helion funded Toppr.[5] Between 2015 to 2016, Toppr acquired Easyprep and Manch.[6]

Products and services[edit]

Toppr runs on a freemium model with 150,000 Premium Users [7]

The company provides its services to the students from Class 5 to 12 and primarily for CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education). It also provides exam preparation courses and online.

Toppr also provides a doubt solving service and live class service to K–12 students.

In July 2020, Toppr introduced a product for kids to learn coding known as Toppr Codr.[8]

History[edit]

Toppr was founded in 2013 by Zishaan Hayath and Hemanth Goteti who were classmates from IIT Bombay. The company is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. [9]

On 2nd April 2013, the company was registered under the name of Toppr Technologies Private Limited. [10]

Fundings[edit]

In May 2015, Toppr raised $10 Million in the second round of funding from Fidelity Ventures, SAIF Partners, and Helion Venture Partners.[11]

In October 2015, Toppr raised $2 Million in debt funding from InnoVen Capital.[12]

In December 2018, Toppr raised $35 Million Series C funding from Kaizen Private Equity.[13]

Awards and recognitions[edit]

Year Award or recognition Result
2015 CB Insights - Top 10 Hottest Startups Won[14]
2017 IAMAI India Digital Awards - Best education website Won[15]
2017 AWS Mobility Award - Best emerging company in education Won[16]
2018 Indian Education Awards - Best education platform Won[17]
2019 EdtechXGlobal Awards Finalist[18]
2020 IAMAI India Digital Awards - Best tech for education Won[19]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Soni, Sandeep (27 February 2016). "Topping the Growth". Entrepreneur India. Retrieved 11 August 2020.
  2. "Toppr". Owler. 2020-08-11. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  3. "Toppr's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions". Owler. Retrieved 11 August 2020. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  4. "Ed-tech firm Toppr raises Rs 350 crore in series D funding". The Financial Express. 2020-07-30. Retrieved 2020-08-11.
  5. Chanchlani, Madhav. "SAIF Partners, Helion Ventures to invest Rs 12 crore in Toppr.com". Economic Times. Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  6. Kurup, Rajesh. "Toppr.com acquires exam preparation platform EasyPrep". Hindu Business Line. Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  7. "Pagan Research! Online B2B Lead Database Intelligence Website". paganresearch.io. Retrieved 2020-08-11.
  8. weeks, Mashable News Staff 3; Days, 5 (2020-07-16). "Amidst Rise In Digital Education, Toppr Announces One-On-One Coding Classes For Kids". Mashable India. Retrieved 2020-08-11.
  9. Singh, Rajiv. "Toppr: From the old school". Forbes. Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  10. "Toppr". Crunchbase. Retrieved 12 September 2020. |Authors list= missing |1= (help)
  11. Inc42, Team. "Zishaan Hayath's Edtech Startup Toppr Grabs $10 Mn From Fidelity, Saif & Helion". Inc42. Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  12. Chathurvedula, Sadhana. "Toppr raises $2 million in venture-debt from InnoVen Capital". Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  13. Kondalamahanty, Aditya. "Edtech Startup Toppr Raises $35 Mn From Kaizen, SAIF Partners To Increase Brand Visibility". Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  14. "Toppr - CB Insights". CB Insights. Retrieved 18 September 2020. |Authors list= missing |1= (help)
  15. Partners, IAMAI. "IAMAI - India Digital Awards". IAMAI. Retrieved 17 September 2020.
  16. Partners, SAIF. "Toppr - SAIF Partners". SAIF | Partners. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  17. "Toppr: Revolutionizing Learning". SARC Blog. Retrieved 17 September 2020. |Authors list= missing |1= (help)
  18. Europe, EdtechX. "CenturyTech, iHeed, FutureLearn, TouchSurgery, Eneza Education and Interacpedia Announced as Winners of the Annual 2019 EdTechXGlobal All Star Awards". EdtechX Europe. Retrieved 17 September 2020.
  19. "IAMAI - Indian Digital Awards". IAMAI. Retrieved 17 September 2020. |Authors list= missing |1= (help)


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