Unacademy announced the acqusition of Swiflearn, an online platform that delivers live face-to-face online tuitions for school students, for an undisclosed amount on Tuesday. According to a release, the acquisition is in line with Unacademy’s ambitions to increase its position in the K-12 category and optimize its product offerings in the field.
Swiflearn, founded in 2019 by Abhinav Agarwal and Anand Bakode, is an online platform for academic courses that offers personalized home tuition to students in grades 1-10 in the CBSE and ICSE boards.
The platform provides online tuition classes in English, mathematics, and science, as well as additional subjects such as mental ability, life skills, and Vedic math.
“Swiflearn is building a high impact personalised and scalable learning product that will change the way students learn. Abhinav, Anand and the team have developed a great product that is seeing tremendous traction.
“We have a shared vision to make quality education accessible and affordable for students of all ages, and we are delighted to have them as part of the Unacademy Group,” Unacademy Group CEO and co-founder Gaurav Munjal said.
Gaurav Munjal, Hemesh Singh, and Roman Saini founded Unacademy in 2015. Munjal started Unacademy in 2010 as a YouTube channel, and it has now expanded to include over 60,000 registered educators and over 62 million learners. The Unacademy Team is comprised of Unacademy, Graphy, Relevel, and CodeChef.