Edtech Startup Testbook raises undisclosed funding from Matrix Partners

An online edtech startup, Testbook has announced that it raised an undisclosed Series A funding from Matrix Partners.

The Testbook platform enables students’ preparation for recruitment exams for the government jobs such as Railways, SBI PO, IBPS PO, SSC CGL, and many more. Exam preparation for government jobs is one of the biggest education markets in India with around 40 million students appearing each year for such exams.

Students can buy mock tests from the Testbook Android app, their website or through offline Testbook Test Centers and Smart Labs in selected cities. The platform offers detailed solutions and personalized guidance for all questions along with AIR (all-India ranking) for mock exams.

Students can also stay up-to-date with current affairs in English or Hindi through Testbook’s Daily Current Affairs app. The app is one of the highest rated educational apps in India and has been downloaded by over two million students.

“Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams,” the new book written by Renowned author R.S. Aggarwal and published by S. Chand and Company, an investor in Testbook is bundled with a free Testbook test series.

The platform provides free-tailored mock tests for students, with plans which can be upgraded for their live tests for different exams. Via platform, the users can solve questions, check explanations and answers, and get access to analytics to know their performance and improve on their frail points.