Bangaluru based company Unacademy, which is India’s biggest online learning platform, declared that the company has signed a strategic partnership with cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar. The vision of this organization is to give all-encompassing education to the students.
As a feature of the arrangement, Unacademy users will be trained and coached by the legend through a progression of live intelligent classes, which everybody can get liberated from cost on the ed-tech platform. The famous cricketer has been roped in to fill in as a brand envoy for the education academy.
“With this collaboration, we are making an unparalleled learning experience by having Sachin Tendulkar share his life exercises and experiences with our students and mentor them. We are chipping away at building up a more profound content-led partnership, the shapes of which will be uncovered in the coming months,” said Gaurav Munjal, prime supporter, and CEO, Unacademy Group.
Every straight drive made us stick to the T.V.
Every cover drive made us hold our breath.
Every six over point made our hearts pump faster!
— Unacademy (@unacademy) February 23, 2021
Unacademy, the ed-tech startup, recorded gigantic development for the long stretch from March 2020, breaking all its past records. Active users, company revenue, video views, watch time, and so on everything increased due as it utilized the COVID lockdown with more clients coming on the web to learn.
As indicated by Unacademy, it has recorded more than 170 million video views on YouTube in April and the most noteworthy for the startup since it started operating in 2015. The complete watch season of these recordings remained at 1.4 billion minutes across YouTube, with special classes, free, and via membership as well.
Unacademy, which has raised near $200 million in the course of the most recent 5 years, has a portion of the big tech company names like Nexus Venture Partners, General Atlantic, Facebook, Sequoia, among different financial investors backing it.
A year ago, Unacademy, the tech company turned into the official sponsor of the T20 cricket competition, Indian Premier League 2020 (IPL). The association will keep going for three seasons. The startup entered the unicorn club with a $1 Billion dollar valuation. In the year 2020, the company was the greatest acquirer among Indian new companies with almost 6 acquisitions as the year progressed.
In terms of the partnership, Unacademy is creating further substance drove incorporation with Sachin in the Sports learning category, which will be uncovered in the following months.
Sachin Tendulkar was a very popular personality as he is also known as the Godfather of cricket. Additionally, he was awarded India’s Highest Civilian grant (The Bharat Ratna), in 2014 by President Pranab Mukherjee. Since his retirement, The Master Blaster has worn on the cap of a donor and business person, while playing guide to the youthful personalities to make a positive and more energetic India.
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