UpGrad Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 1,000
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Early Stage VC
  • (Cancelled)
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $40M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 2

UpGrad General Information


Provider of an online learning platform intended to offer professional diploma and post-graduate courses. The company's platform offers a range of diploma and certification courses on digital marketing, product management, entrepreneurship and data analytics, enabling students and professionals to earn certified knowledge in technology and business and build better career opportunities.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • Ground Floor
  • Nishuvi, 75 Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018
  • India

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UpGrad Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Early Stage VC 25-Jan-2018 $40M Cancelled Generating Revenue
3. Capitalization 20-Jul-2017 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 01-Aug-2016 $2.16M $18.2M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Jan-2015 $16M $16M Completed Generating Revenue

UpGrad Competitors (40)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
Shaw Academy Angel-Backed Dublin, Ireland 00 00.000 000000000 00.000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 000 00000 0000000000 0 00000
00000000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Paris, France 00 0000 00000000000 0000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Bengaluru, India 0 00.000 0000000000 0 00.000

UpGrad Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Arjun Mohan Chief Executive Officer
Puneet Tanwar President, Technology
Mayank Kumar Co-Founder & Managing Director
Phalgun Kompalli Co-Founder & Head, Operations
Rohinton Screwvala Co-Founder & Chairman

1 Former Executive

UpGrad Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Rohinton Screwvala UpGrad Co-Founder & Chairman 000 0000

UpGrad Investors (2)

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Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Unilazer Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Pravega Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0

UpGrad Acquisitions (2)

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Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 00000000 29-Oct-2018 000000000000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 00000000 000000000
Pyoopil 17-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition Educational Software 000000 00000

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UpGrad Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000000 00000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Delhi, India 0000