Lok Capital, Acumen to invest $1.2M in Hippocampus Learning Centres

May 15, 2012 | Bhawna Gupta

This is the first investment of Lok Capital and Acumen Fund in the education space.

Mankekars Pick 2.2% In Helix PE-backed MT Educare

April 13, 2012 | Vivek Sinha

Last year, Carlyle invested in Mankekars-backed financial services firm India Infoline.

Helix-backed MT Educare Debuts At 13% Premium

April 12, 2012 | Madhav A Chanchani

MT Educare raised Rs 99 crore through its IPO last month which was oversubscribed 4.8 times.

Bamboo Finance Invests $3M In Vienova Education

April 11, 2012 | Madhav A Chanchani

The Delhi-based affordable education provider earlier raised funding from Indian Angel Network & Helion Advisors.

Helix PE-backed MT Educare IPO Oversubscribed 4x

March 29, 2012 | TEAM VCC

At the upper end of the price band, the company is eyeing a valuation of Rs 315 crore ($63 million).

Omidyar Backs Education Firms EnglishHelper, Akshara Foundation

March 22, 2012 | TEAM VCC

The philanthropic investment entity has a strategy of investing through a mix of grants and equity investments.

Education Startup Edutor Gets Seed Funding From Hyderabad Angels

March 20, 2012 | Sonam Gulati

Sashi Reddy, serial entrepreneur and founder of SRI Capital, has led the investment with Rs 1 crore.

IFC To Invest $20M In Global Indian International School

February 28, 2012 | Anil Das

Singapore-based GIIS is backed by Baring Private Equity Asia.

E-learning Start-up Carveniche Secures Funding From Mumbai Angels

February 23, 2012 |

Mumbai Angels has recently initiated a Bangalore chapter and this funding is one of the first initiatives under it.

Edusys Raises $7.5M From Sequoia Capital

February 16, 2012 | TEAM VCC

This is Sequoia’s fifth investment in India since January 1 and one of the few in the education services business.