Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Jun, 17 2019

Manipal Group buys edtech startup Jigsaw Academy

The e-learning platform offers courses in big data and data analytics for working professionals.

Manipal Group buys edtech startup Jigsaw Academy

Manipal Education & Medical Group (MEMG) has acquired Jigsaw Academy Education Pvt Ltd. The e-learning platform offers courses in big data and data analytics for working professionals.

With this acquisition, MEMG will increase course offerings for upskilling and reskilling. It will also help the company streamline in its digital marketing expenditure.

Earlier, the medical conglomerate invested Rs 20 crore in Jigsaw Academy, before taking control over the Bengaluru-based startup.

Subrat Mohanty, Group President of MEMG, said, “We’ll be now going B2C in a big way. Jigsaw Academy Founders Sarita Digumarti and Gaurav Vohra will remain with the company.”

Founded by Dr. TMA Pai in 1953, MEMG aims at providing solutions for increasing enrolment, ensuring student retention and enhancing the quality of output through new generation technologies.

Whereas, Jigsaw Academy was started by Gaurav Vohra and Sarita Digumarti in 2011. Its course catalogue also includes machine learning, artificial intelligence, and the internet of things.

sharebtn
Comment
user
email
mobile
address
star
Related opportunities
  • Healthcare & Medical Products
    Herbal Mart Limited is one of the largest Herbal/Ayurvedic products..
    Locations looking for expansion Madhya pradesh
    Establishment year 2017
    Franchising Launch Date 2018
    Investment size
    Space required 100
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type -NA-
    Headquater Indore Madhya pradesh
  • Express Food Joints / Drive Through
    About Us:  Daalchini is a startup by ex-Paytm, ex-Jio senior team, Prerna Kalra..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar pradesh
    Establishment year 2017
    Franchising Launch Date 2017
    Investment size Rs. 50000 - 2lac
    Space required 08
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater Noida Uttar pradesh
  • Quick Service Restaurants
    About Us: Kathi Express is the most famous and trusted brand..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttarakhand
    Establishment year 2003
    Franchising Launch Date 2003
    Investment size Rs. 2lac - 5lac
    Space required 100
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Dehradun Uttarakhand
  • Quick Service Restaurants
    BHAJIPOODI – The Breakfast café  India's No.1 Breakfast cafe brings a..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar Pradesh
    Establishment year 2019
    Franchising Launch Date 2020
    Investment size Rs. 5lac - 10lac
    Space required 200
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Aligarh Uttar Pradesh
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities