In exploring the horizons of what learning can be, accolades and awards have come our way, awards which have reiterated our resolve to live our vision everyday and fulfill our mission. PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report (May 2013) ranked Educomp at number 85 among the top 100 software vendors in the emerging markets commanding a combined revenue of $797 million and among the 16 Indian companies that have made it to the list. Educomp ranked number 12 in Business World's India's fastest growing companies (May 2013 Issue). In Indian Education Awards 2013 Educomp won awards for, 'Best K12 School Chain- National for The Millennium Schools', 'Innovation in Early Learning for Little Millennium' and 'Best Digital Content for Smartclass'. Shantanu Prakash was nominated for the highest honour -“Entrepreneur of the Year” Award for his exceptional vision in uplifting the education sector in India and bestowing it with much needed change at “Entrepreneur India Awards 2012” organized by Franchise India Holdings Limited on May 18, 2012. Educomp Solutions won three prestigious awards – “Best Education Company to work with,” “Best Innovative K 12 School” and “Best Education Webinar Series” at the Indian Education Awards (IEA) 2012 at a glittering ceremony on 28th April 2012. In March 2012 Business Today featured Educomp is one of the “Top 10 best companies to work for in 2011” in its – 'People Strong Best Companies to Work For', study.
Educomp Solutions, an e-learning solutions provider, on Thursday said its net profit grew 73.26% to Rs54.51 crore in the fourth quarter ended 31 March 2009, over the corresponding period of last year. The company had a net profit of Rs31.46 crore in the March quarter of 2007-08, Educomp Solutions said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). Total revenue during the January-March quarter of FY09 rose to Rs184.38 crore from Rs119.53 crore of the same quarter last year. For the fiscal year ended 31 March 2009, Educomp posted a net profit of Rs128.26 crore, an 83.07% growth compared to Rs70.06 crore in 2007-08. Total revenue of the company rose to Rs507.09 crore in FY09 from Rs274.57 crore of last fiscal. On Wednesday, shares of Educomp Solutions closed at Rs2,474.25, up 3.60% on the BSE.
Educomp Online is a comprehensive one-stop portal catering to the educational requirements of K-12 students, teachers and schools. It provides a host of teaching and learning solutions that includes rich media digital learning materials such as video tutorials and assessments to help students comprehend and internalize abstract learning concepts. Educomp Online is a virtual school for Educomp smartclass schools. A portal for students, teachers, parents and schools, it provides the smartclass schools with a 360 degree learning experience. Educomp Online is powered by a vast repository of digital instruction materials which is continuously enriched through the ongoing development process. The content repository consists of thousands of highly animated and lesson specific multimedia modules. At home, students can access the content, teachers can upload assignments for students to download, and parents can access important information about their wards. The curriculum reach unfolds from kindergarten to grade twelve covering subjects like Mathematics, Science, English, EVS, Social Studies, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Geography, Economics and Business Studies. Educomp Online is an offering of Educomp Solutions Limited, India's largest education company. Educomp works closely with schools to implement innovative models to create and deliver content to enhance student learning. Educomp's long undiluted focus on K-12, curriculum design and teacher education space in developing applications and products has revolutionized the learning process in India
After getting a management degree, he spurned job offers and borrowed 100,000 rupees from his father to start Educomp Solutions, an education company, in 1994. Began by setting up computer labs in schools; expanded into developing and licensing computer-aided lessons for both public and private schools. Biggest moneymaker is Smart Class, a range of interactive, multimedia digital lessons that he licences to schools. Currently reaches 23,000 schools and 12 million students and teachers. Expanded overseas through acquisitions such as its May 2008 purchase of Learning.com, an e-learning company in the U.S. Educomp Solutions Ltd.. The Group's principal activity is to transform the teaching learning process. The Group operates through four business segments: Smart Class, Instructional and Computing Technology, Professional Development and Retail and Others. Smart Class is an innovative program that provides real time rich media digital content linked to learning standards to a teacher inside the classroom enabling the teacher to create a multi sensory learning environment in the classroom. Instructional and Computing Tech Solutions bridges the 'Digital Divide' initiated by Government of India. Professional Development segment seek to empower teachers and make them more productive by providing them skills in the areas of inquiry based learning, creative thinking, problem solving skills, communication and assessment strategies. Retail and Others consists of educational aids and CD ROMs. During the span, the Group acquired Threebrix E-Services Pvt Ltd and ASKntLearn Pte Ltd & Learning.com. The organization was incepted with the objective of broadening the horizons of what learning can be. Today, that intent stands vindicated. Over the years, Educomp has evolved as a globally diversified education solutions provider and the largest Education company in India. A pioneer in far-reaching initiatives in the education space, it is the only Education Ecosystem company in India positively impacting 32,201 schools and 20.9 million learners and educators across the world.The company has exemplified thought innovation in its products & solutions and exceptional execution prowess, developed over the years under the leadership of a highly entrepreneurial and experienced management team. It delivers across diverse streams of the Education business, with all its businesses having a high component of intellectual property and branding. The company works closely with schools to implement innovative models to create and deliver content aimed at enhancing student's learning experience. Educomp's long and undiluted focus on the K-12, curriculum design and teacher education space, in developing applications and products, has revolutionized leverage of information technology and Internet for education. Educomp has also embarked upon innovative IP-driven projects. Educomp benefits from huge cross-selling opportunities of monetizing students across the education life cycle from age 2 to age 25 years to set up pre-schools, high schools and professional and vocational education institutions. Diverse but focused approach has been the key enabler of Educomp's growth over the years. From strategic expansion and growth between 2008 and 2010, to diversification across the entire education lifecycle during 2010-12, Educomp has always strived to leverage its strengths and align them to market opportunities to maximize its impact across its expanding target base. The initial phase of our growth was focused on establishing ourselves as the only Education company providing high quality technology and content solutions to schools, and concurrently ramping up our market reach and presence. This was followed by focused expansion of our footprint across pre-school, K-12 schools, Higher/Vocational education and Supplemental education; to become India's largest education company. Now it is time for us to consolidate these strengths for continued profitable growth and maximization of value for our stakeholders.
The vision of Educomp Schools is to nurture the inherent potential and talent of each child and create lifelong learners who will be the leaders of tomorrow. Our aspiration is to create global citizens who are innovative and have a strong sense of values. Educomp School is an initiative of Educomp, the organization recognized for pioneering the digital revolution in India and abroad. The foundation of our Educomp Schools system stems from the value system that we follow. For us, human values are a prime concern both in our content and in pedagogy. Our thought and philosophy is based on deep rooted Indian values yet integrated with a global mindset, thus creating citizens of the world. Our policies represent a vibrancy and sensitivity to the needs of all the stake holders. Our Policies or mindscapes are a commitment to change, ensuring that we are not static. Each aspect of the school has a laid down policy to ensure that the message is clear to all our stake holders. From a minor policy of 'How to keep the classroom clean' to 'Discipline' and 'MIS' issues, each area is structured and documented.