The 2019 National Education Policy (NEP) which seeks to address these challenges and extend the scope of RTE to students aged 3–18 years, recommended harnessing EdTech through app-based learning, online student communities, and lesson delivery beyond ‘chalk and talk’.

Serving as a crucial link between enrolment and enhanced learning outcomes, online education offerings across grades 1 to 12 are projected to increase 6.3 times to create a $ 1.7 BN markets by 2022. While the Post-K12 market is set to grow 3.7 times to create a $ 1.8 BN markets.

The report here speaks of opportunities for incumbent players as well as space for multiple new startups in the EdTech sector.