EdTech Careers360 acquires Entrancecorner.com in all cash deal



Online education counseling service provider, Careers360 has acquired Entrancecorner.com in all cash deal. With this deal, the entire team of Entrancecorner.com is going to shift to a new office, which will operate under Careers360. Recently, Careers360 had acquired Mumbai based enrollment management platform for educational organizations, NoPaperForms.

Entracecorner.com is an online platform that prepares aspirants for various entrance tests. Naveen Goyal, Shubham Watta and Ravinder Kaushik had started the company in March 2009. The platform allows students to prepare for different entrance exams and also take better career decision based on the information given on the platform.

Entrancecorner.com also offers latest news and necessary updates about the latest exams along with some other services like guidance from experts in different careers, exam preparation material, social platform to connect with similar students, free test series, admissions and counseling details etc.

Careers360 was started by Maheshwer Peri and Rajesh Jain back in 2008. It is an online platform that helps student takes smart decision through its predication or recommendation engine. According to the company, more than six million people visit the platform per month. The company had raised funding in 2014 to expand its services and helping students take their decisions through its platform.

The founder of Careers360, Maheshwer Peri said about the development, “It is amazing that Entrancecorner.com has been one of the top student Portals in India despite facing competition from some well-funded portals. We are happy that with this acquisition, our total market reach would be 55% of the higher education aspirants.”