Bangalore-based Unacademy has a network of over 49,000 registered teachers and over 4 crore students.
Former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has made a strategic investment in Unacademy, an online education company. Sachin will become a Motivation Speaker in a live interactive class for the academy, from which students will be able to join at no charge.
- Last Updated:February 23, 2021 1:28 PM IS
Gaurav Munjal, co-founder and CEO of Unacademy, has given this information on Tuesday. Speaking on the occasion, Munjal said that “Through this partnership, Sachin will share his life lessons with our students and train them to create a new learning experience.” Munjal said that the company will develop a content-based partnership with Sachin. Is working, which will be known in the coming months.
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Sachin will give cricket coaching through live interactive class
The company said that students will be given coaching through a series of live interactive classes and will be advised by Tendulkar. Everyone can get it for free on Unacademy platform. As a part of the partnership, Unacademy will create a separate platform for learning the game with Sachin, which will be innovated in the next few months.
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Learning process is important, hence the partnership with the academy
On this partnership, Tendulkar said, “I have always considered the power of sports as a medium that not only unites people, but also provides invaluable lessons. It can help people in any area of their life. Unacademy has always extended geographical boundaries by making learning accessible from any part of India. It matches my thinking and mission. So we have decided to come together to create a unique learning experience. “
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Network of more than 50 thousand teachers and 4 crore students
Bangalore-based Unacademy has a network of over 49,000 registered teachers and over 4 crore students. It reaches students in 14 Indian languages in 5,000 cities in India. The company is backed by major investors such as Tiger Global, Dragonier Investment Group, SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Facebook, General Atlantic, Sequoia India, SAIF Partners, Nexus Venture Partners, Steadive Capital and Blue Ventures.