Ed-tech firms go on hiring spree, look at creating 3,000 new jobs next year
While companies like Oyo, Zomato and Urban Ladder are trimming their workforce, here is a pack of startups that is on a hiring spree.
UpGrad, Vedantu, Simplilearn, Dronstudy, Udemy and CollegeDekho, all belonging to the ed-tech space, are looking at creating at least 3,000 new jobs, mainly in tech, product and sales, over next year. Some of these are expected to double their headcount.
"What we see now are larger cheque sizes with the ed-tech businesses gaining scale. More mainstream...