Bengaluru based edutech platform Unacademy and Sachin Tendulkar together joined their hands to start a new venture.
According to the deal, Unacademy users will be coached and mentored by the legend through a series of live interactive classes, which everyone can access free of cost on the Unacademy platform.
With this partnership, we are building a learning experience by Sachin having onboard. We are working on developing a deeper content-led partnership, the contours of which will be revealed in the coming months,” said Gaurav Munjal, Co-Founder and CEO of Unacademy Group, in a press release.
As a per partnership, Unacademy is also developing deeper content in the sports learning category, which will be released in the next few months.
“It has always been my endeavour to share my learnings of the game with young girls and boys and inspire them to be the best version of themselves,” said Tendulkar.
As a learning platform, Unacademy has always bridged geographical boundaries by making learning accessible from any part of India. When my vision matched with Unacademy’s mission to democratise education, we decided to come together to create a unique learning experience,” he added.
Always wanted to share my learnings to inspire young girls and boys to be the best version of themselves: Sachin Tendulkar
The company has acquired Kreatryx, PrepLadder and Codechef in 2020 to comprise more paths of learning and also inaugurated its Graphy app for interactive stories & books.