Collegedunia an Online Education portal raises over $150k in angel funding

Collegedunia a Delhi based Web pvt. Limited Company which helps students and other people to get information about institutes raises over $150k+ (1 crore INR) in angel funding from the’s CEO Umang Kumar, along with some other undisclosed investors.

Collegedunia was founded in may 2014 and despite of being new it has detailed information of about 700 colleges across the country. The Information on collegedunia includes fee structure, faculty details and admission criteria. People call Collegedunia a search engine for colleges and institutes, if you are looking for Top Aviation colleges in India or Top BBA colleges in India then CollegeDunia is best option for you.

The main target of the company is to provide every bit information of a institute to people which are searchinf for it.

The company is also planning to add data of about 7,000 to 8,000 colleges in six months. In the long run, the site will also look at listing some coaching institutes, polytechnic colleges and entrance exams details. New Information is added everyday at tremendous speed.

The Company Says That the funds will be utilised in enhancing the technology, operations and for marketing, Sahil Chalana Founder of Collegedunia informed Techcircle. Although the company is spending huge on advertising. If they worked like this the company will become Zomato of education industry.

The Startup makes money from combination of listing and lead generation. Currently the Collegedunia has 30 employees across technology, content, sales department but the company is planning to hire 40 more. The website is having 1 lakh visitors and is hoping to increase to a million in upcoming six moths, if you wants to know the Top Best MBA colleges in India or Aviation colleges in India then collegedunia is best source to search.

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