Prepladder- a postgraduate medical entrance examination platform is now acquired by Facebook Likes backed Unacademy, one of the most popular education platform for preparing every entrance examination in India. Unacademy acquired Perpladder for $50 million.
This is the third acquisition made by Unacademy. Earlier the e-learning platform, unacademy acquired Kreatryx and taken over the custodianship of CodeChef.
Prepladder an online platform that facilitates preparation for Medical Postgraduate Entrance examinations such as NEET PG, AIIMS PG, NEET SS, and FMGE, founded in 2016 by Deepanshu Goyal https://www.linkedin.com/in/deepanshu-goyal-85626910a/, Vitul Goyal https://www.linkedin.com/in/vitulgoyal/ and Sahil Goyal with a vision of helping the medical undergraduate students. Currently, Prepladder has around 85,000 subscribers.
With the acquisition of Prepladder by Unacademy, unacademy plans to expand, enhance and strengthen its presence in medical entrance examination categories such as National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Medical Postgraduate Courses (NEET PG) and Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE). Unacademy already possesses a large number of subscribers, quality educators, accurate study plans and within few years it has marked a significant position as an E-learning platform in the country. Now, with the Prepladder, Unacademy has the vision to reach more students who are preparing for Postgraduation medical entrance examination and help them to crack it with Prepladder.
Unacademy was found by three brilliant minds youth of India- Gaurav Munjal, Hemesh Singh and Roman Saini with the aim of spreading education and providing a platform for young minds of India to come forwards, follow their dreams and prepare for their dream college with unacademy along with top educators, live sessions and quality video lectures. Unacademy provides free videos as well as a paid subscription for every type of entrance examinations ranging from CAT, GATE, UPSC to NEET, PCS AND IBPO.
“As we strengthen our position as a market leader in the test prep market, bringing PrepLadder on board will play a strategic role for Unacademy in the medical entrance examinations category. At Unacademy, we have been working towards democratising education and this acquisition is a step towards achieving that goal
The exponential growth in Unacademy’s subscriber base is a testament to the increasing demand for quality online education” explained Gaurav Munjal, the co-founder of Unacademy https://www.linkedin.com/in/gauravmunjal8/
“Unacademy and PrepLadder are working towards the common goal of making quality education accessible to all,” said Deepanshu Goyal, Co-Founder of PrepLadder.
Together both the platforms are working to achieve the goal of facilitating with quality education to all the medical students across the nation. The goal is to reach maximum students. Medical entrance examinations are said to be one of the toughest examination in our country, unacademy and Prepladder together aims to help students with all the preparation by providing quality educators and quality study material so that medical students with the right guidance can crack premiere institutions.