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Awards we won

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Best Education Platform
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Indian Education Awards
2018
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Best Educational Website Award
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IAMAI Awards
2017
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Best in Education Industry
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AWS Mobility Awards
2017
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Best Educational Website Award
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IAMAI Awards
2016
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Top 10 Hottest Startups
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CB Insights
2015

Recent press coverage

  1. 2014
  2. 2015
  3. 2016
  4. 2017
  5. 2018
Published by Zishaan Hayath on Toppr and his investments in Ola & Housing

Zishaan Hayath on Toppr and his investments in Ola & Housing

The Test Prep market in India is valued at about $4-5 Bn (2012) and is projected to grow to $ 6-8 Bn by 2015 which includes both traditional coaching centres providing classroom teaching as well as the highly-efficient and comparatively newer online preparation websites.

Published on 22 Dec 2014
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Zishaan Hayath on Toppr and his investments in Ola & Housing
Published by How Toppr achieved 100% MoM growth in a span of 1 year

How Toppr achieved 100% MoM growth in a span of 1 year

Toppr co-founder talks about partnering with schools and coaching centres for expansion across India.

Published on 12 Dec 2014
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How Toppr achieved 100% MoM growth in a span of 1 year
Published by Saif Partners, Helion Ventures to invest Rs. 12 crore in Toppr

Saif Partners, Helion Ventures to invest Rs. 12 crore in Toppr

Venture capital firms SAIF Partners and Helion Ventures back Toppr.

Published on 24 May 2014
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Saif Partners, Helion Ventures to invest Rs. 12 crore in Toppr
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Published by Toppr targets 1 million students, looks to double revenues

Toppr targets 1 million students, looks to double revenues

Toppr, is looking to reach 1 million students by June next year.

Published on 07 Dec 2015
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Toppr targets 1 million students, looks to double revenues
Published by Toppr raises $2 million in venture debt from Innoven Capital

Toppr raises $2 million in venture debt from Innoven Capital

Toppr, has raised $2 Mn round from Venture Debt provider Innoven Capital.

Published on 30 Oct 2015
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Toppr raises $2 million in venture debt from Innoven Capital
Published by Toppr: Cram for that exam with one-on-one tutoring

Toppr: Cram for that exam with one-on-one tutoring

Toppr offers deep content engagement and good user experience to its students.

Published on 29 Jun 2015
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Toppr: Cram for that exam with one-on-one tutoring
Published by Online test prep startup Toppr raises Rs 65 cr for expansion

Online test prep startup Toppr raises Rs 65 cr for expansion

Closes a funding round of Rs 65 crores (approximately $10 million) led by Fidelity Growth Partners India, and existing investors, SAIF Partners and Helion Ventures.

Published on 07 May 2015
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Online test prep startup Toppr raises Rs 65 cr for expansion
Published by Toppr acquires Jodhpur-based test preparation platform, EasyPrep

Toppr acquires Jodhpur-based test preparation platform, EasyPrep

The acquisition is aimed at democratizing education by making it more accessible and affordable for all.

Published on 16 Apr 2015
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Toppr acquires Jodhpur-based test preparation platform, EasyPrep
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Published by Toppr’s guide to success

Toppr’s guide to success

Edutech start-up provides a platform for students to crack competitive exams.

Published on 08 Aug 2016
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Toppr’s guide to success
Published by Toppr acquires ed-tech startup, Manch

Toppr acquires ed-tech startup, Manch

Mumbai-based online test preparation platform Toppr has marked its second acquisition in less than a year.

Published on 11 Feb 2016
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Toppr acquires ed-tech startup, Manch
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Published by Technology can bridge the gap in our broken education system, Toppr CEO

Technology can bridge the gap in our broken education system, Toppr CEO

Toppr CEO shares his perspective on how education technology is effectively responding to the challenges of legacy institutions, while responding to the aspirations of Tier II & III cities.

Published on 26 Dec 2017
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Technology can bridge the gap in our broken education system, Toppr CEO
Published by Toppr: Top of the game?

Toppr: Top of the game?

How edutech startup Toppr shunned the celebrity route and used word-of-mouth to make a mark.

Published on 06 Dec 2017
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Toppr: Top of the game?
Published by As the JEE moves online, a look at how to navigate the change in format

As the JEE moves online, a look at how to navigate the change in format

IIT aspirants preparing for the exam next year, familiarise yourself with the new platform through mock tests to overcome potential challenges of time management.

Published on 05 Dec 2017
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As the JEE moves online, a look at how to navigate the change in format
Published by We Project 20-Fold growth In Junior Grades [Z]

We Project 20-Fold growth In Junior Grades [Z]

Zishaan Hayath, CEO, Toppr.com talks to BW Businessworld about the expansion plans of the company and the rise of ed-learning.

Published on 20 Nov 2017
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We Project 20-Fold growth In Junior Grades [Z]
Published by 6 New Technology Trends in Education in 2018

6 New Technology Trends in Education in 2018

With over 6 billion people connected to their mobile phones, m-learning ought to be the next big trend in education

Published on 18 Nov 2017
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6 New Technology Trends in Education in 2018
Published by Mobile Learning: The Future of Indian Education System

Mobile Learning: The Future of Indian Education System

Previously deemed as elements of distraction among students, these pocket-sized devices are now emerging as the 'Mecca of learning'.

Published on 08 Nov 2017
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Mobile Learning: The Future of Indian Education System
Published by Reader’s Choice: Top 5 Ads of September 2017

Reader’s Choice: Top 5 Ads of September 2017

The 60-second ad campaign empathizes with students by taking a peek into what really goes on with them at school.

Published on 31 Oct 2017
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Reader’s Choice: Top 5 Ads of September 2017
Published by Funding

Funding

Education technology startup, Toppr, raises $7 million in its third round of institutional funding from existing investors.

Published on 24 Oct 2017
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Funding
Published by New Tech Trends

New Tech Trends

The smartphone has been the strongest disruptor in the field of technology.

Published on 18 Oct 2017
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New Tech Trends
Published by TFI Partnership

TFI Partnership

Personalised learning app Toppr announces a partnership with Teach for India.

Published on 13 Oct 2017
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TFI Partnership
Published by Category Watch - E-Learning Apps in India

Category Watch - E-Learning Apps in India

Toppr's revenue grows by 400-500% in 12 months and the user base nearly doubles every 8-9 months.

Published on 03 Oct 2017
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Category Watch - E-Learning Apps in India
Published by Not hired? But thanks for coming

Not hired? But thanks for coming

At Toppr, an online learning platform in the edutech sector, the stress levels of candidates being interviewed for jobs is eased by providing them an 'insider friend' who can help them seek any information they require.

Published on 28 Jul 2017
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Not hired? But thanks for coming
Published by Online Education Market In India To Touch $1.96 Bn By 2021 - Decoding The Impact On EdTech Startups

Online Education Market In India To Touch $1.96 Bn By 2021 - Decoding The Impact On EdTech Startups

Paid User Base In Edtech Will Grow 6X From 1.6 Mn In 2016 To 9.6 Mn In 2021

Published on 01 Jun 2017
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Online Education Market In India To Touch $1.96 Bn By 2021 - Decoding The Impact On EdTech Startups
Published by Study apps score over paper preparation

Study apps score over paper preparation

Learn why online preparation on Toppr is preferred by many.

Published on 19 May 2017
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Study apps score over paper preparation
Published by Toppr: Revolutionizing the way we prepare for exams

Toppr: Revolutionizing the way we prepare for exams

With over 1.5 million subscribers, Toppr aims to increase this number to 10 million in the next 2 years.

Published on 10 May 2017
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Toppr: Revolutionizing the way we prepare for exams
Published by Toppr raises $336k in bridge round

Toppr raises $336k in bridge round

Toppr raises Rs 2.16 crore (around $336,000) in a bridge round of funding.

Published on 24 Apr 2017
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Toppr raises $336k in bridge round
Published by How Zishaan Hayath is exploring the $100 billion education industry through Toppr

How Zishaan Hayath is exploring the $100 billion education industry through Toppr

Presently catering to over 1.6 million registered students, Zishaan envisions making Toppr a leader in its space.

Published on 22 Apr 2017
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How Zishaan Hayath is exploring the $100 billion education industry through Toppr
Published by Ed-tech market far from saturation, says Zishaan Hayath of Toppr

Ed-tech market far from saturation, says Zishaan Hayath of Toppr

Hayath speaks with VCCircle on plans for Toppr, and competition from heavily funded rival Byju’s, among other issues.

Published on 20 Apr 2017
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Ed-tech market far from saturation, says Zishaan Hayath of Toppr
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Published by Ready for pre-board exams?

Ready for pre-board exams?

VP of educational content at Toppr.com shares his insights on how to effectively prepare for pre-boards.

Published on 05 Jan 2018
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Major milestones

2017
Sep
Toppr reaches 2 million users
Sep
Toppr releases its first Television Commercial
Sep
Adage features Toppr's TVC in the 'Top 3 ads of the Week'
Aug
10 million doubts are cleared by Toppr’s experts
2016
Jun
1 million students now trust Toppr
Feb
The Manch team joins hands with Toppr
Feb
Toppr airs its first video lecture
2015
Aug
Toppr launches Doubts on Chat
Apr
The EasyPrep team joins hands with Toppr
2014
May
SAIF Partners and Helion back Toppr in its Mission
2013
Apr
Toppr starts its journey in a 2BHK apartment in Mumbai
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