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Unacademy offers an online learning platform to prepare for competitive exams. The Company's platform provides content for major competitive examinations including UPSC CSE/IAS, SSC CGL, IBPS/SBI, CAT, GRE, GATE/IES, CA, CLAT, JEE, Pre-Medical and Railways Examinations. It also presents short lectures in the form of videos on various subjects.

TypePrivate
Founded2010
HQBengaluru, IN
Websiteunacademy.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2022)8,036(+4%)
Job Openings85
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Unacademy

Gaurav Munjal

Gaurav Munjal

Co-Founder & CEO
Roman Saini

Roman Saini

Co-Founder & Chief Educator
Hemesh Singh

Hemesh Singh

Co-Founder & CTO
Sachin Gupta

Sachin Gupta

Co-Founder & Head of Engineering
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Unacademy Office Locations

Unacademy has an office in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, IN (HQ)
540, 100 Feet Rd, Krishna Reddy Layout, Amarjyoti Layout, Domlur
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Unacademy Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2010

Unacademy total Funding

$398.5 m

Unacademy latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Unacademy investors

Unacademy's latest funding round in January 2021 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Unacademy has raised $398.5 m. Unacademy's latest valuation is reported to be $2 b.
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Unacademy Revenue

Market valuation

2.0b
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Unacademy Operating Metrics

Unacademy's Customers was reported to be 13 m in Jun, 2019. Unacademy's Paying Subscribers was reported to be 350 k in Sep, 2020. Unacademy's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 5 m in Jul, 2020. Unacademy's Registered Users was reported to be 30 m in Sep, 2020.
Jul, 2018Oct, 2018Jun, 2019Feb, 2020Jul, 2020Sep, 2020

Customers

3 m5 m13 m

Monthly Active Users

5 m

Paying Subscribers

90 k200 k350 k

Registered Users

30 m
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Unacademy Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CoursavySeptember 24, 2020
PrepLadderJuly 07, 2020$50 m
KreatryxMarch 31, 2020
WiFiStudyOctober 26, 2018

Unacademy Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Unacademy Online and Social Media Presence

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Unacademy News and Updates

Gaurav Munjal announces that Unacademy has hit 800K active subscriptions

Writing on Twitter, Munjal has announced that Unacademy's three-year-old subscription-based products have hit a milestone 800,000 paid active users.

Edtech Unicorn Unacademy Lays Off 600 Employees To Cut Costs

Edtech Unicorn, Unacademy Lays off 600 Employees As It Looks To Cut Costs

Unacademy lays off ~1,000 employees in a massive cost-cutting exercise

Out of the 1,000 employees fired in the past few weeks, about 300 were educators on contracts while the rest were in sales, business, and other functions.

🇮🇳 Roundup: SoftBank-backed Unacademy lays off nearly 600 staff

Also, Coinbase launches crypto services in India, and Tata gets set to roll out a super app.

Unacademy is hiring, and we help you with CEO Gaurav Munjal's 5 tips to get the job

In a tweet, Unacademy founder and CEO Gaurav Munjal laid out the five traits that his company is looking for in new employees they hire.

Edtech major Unacademy launches first 'store' in offline push

Edtech major Unacademy will launch four stores across Delhi, Kota, Jaipur, and Lucknow to offer offline touchpoints to counsel potential students.
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Unacademy Blogs

How to Stop Feeling Like You’re Not Doing Enough

Do you often feel like you’re not doing enough? That no matter how much you try, you can’t seem to give your desired output? You are not alone.It is absolutely natural to feel like you are underperforming when you hold yourself to exceptionally high standards. Measuring our sense of self-worth based…

Meet our Learners who cracked CSIR-UGC NET 2021 and can’t wait to share their love of learning

Find out how Unacademy Learners overcame the challenges in their path to achieve resounding success in CSIR-UGC NET 2021.The CSIR-UGC NET is a pan Indian eligibility test conducted bi-annually every year by the National Testing Agency, on behalf of the University Grants Commission. It determines can…

Unacademy Learners ace NTA-UGC NET 2021 to kickstart their journey as Professors

Meet our Unacademy Learners who tackled exam postponements and other uncertainties masterfully to secure top ranks at NTA-UGC NET.Lakhs of students appear for the National Eligibility Test, organised by the National Testing Agency every year. The test conducted by NTA, on behalf of the University Gr…

How to Reduce Exam Stress

All of us experience some amount of nervousness before an upcoming test. While for some it acts as a performance booster, for others it ends up in physical discomfort. Experiencing heightened feelings of fright and anxiety before an exam/test is known as Test Anxiety. A kind of performance anxiety, …

From Breaks to Breakthroughs

Some people take breaks when they are tired, some only after a task is completed, and for others, it is an emergency exit. Would you take regular intervals if it could speed up the production of great work? Absolutely!Having a million things to do in a day can be a sign of an ambitious person. But a…

How to optimise your day for maximum efficiency

Have you been wondering how some people are capable of doing more in their day-to-day life while others struggle to accomplish the basic tasks in their to-do list even though we all share the same twenty-four hours?Well, to optimise your day, you first need to value the importance of the most pricel…
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Unacademy Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Unacademy founded?

    Unacademy was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Unacademy key executives?

    Unacademy's key executives are Gaurav Munjal, Roman Saini and Hemesh Singh.

  • How many employees does Unacademy have?

    Unacademy has 8,248 employees.

  • Who are Unacademy competitors?

    Competitors of Unacademy include Khan Academy, Firefly and Toppr.

  • Where is Unacademy headquarters?

    Unacademy headquarters is located at 540, 100 Feet Rd, Krishna Reddy Layout, Amarjyoti Layout, Domlur, Bengaluru.

  • Where are Unacademy offices?

    Unacademy has an office in Bengaluru.

  • How many offices does Unacademy have?

    Unacademy has 1 office.