Delhi-based Edtech startup Leverage Edu has raised INR 47 crores (USD 6.5 million) in Series A funding led by Tomorrow Capital. The existing investors Blume Ventures and DSG Consumer Partners also participated in the round. ValPro’s startup advisory vertical, Enablers, was the advisor in this transaction.
Founded by Akshay Chaturvedi, Leverage Edu has emerged as the leading enabler of international admissions for higher education with access to over 2500 personalised mentors and global universities. The company provides full stack university admission services starting from university discovery & selection, preparation for international tests, application processing to other value services including education loan, visa applications, accommodation options. It also offers a SaaS enabled platform – Univalley.com, which helps universities to find best-matched talent for their diverse programs.
The company plans to use the proceeds to accelerate it’s expansion into newer markets with access to new colleges and universities, for product innovation and to deepen the student-first approach with more focus on pedagogy and student-first tools.