Pavan Chauhan, MD and Founder of Meritnation.com said, “Our motto has always been to make school a breeze for students. In today’s technology-driven world, students prefer accessing educational material online, rather than leafing through the pages of bulky textbooks.”
He further added, “The fact that education websites are recognised as a category in themselves further highlights the growing importance of technology in the field of education.”
Internet and Mobile Association of India's (IAMAI) Annual India Digital Awards (IDA) seek to recognise achievements in communication in the digital age. They cover the entire gamut of commercial activities around the Internet and mobile. Under the award, outstanding individuals and companies in the digital space are recognised annually.
Founded in 2009, Meritnation.com is the largest online education company in the K12 sector (kindergarten to class 12) in India.
Going by the slogan “School made Easy”, the venture is set up with an ideology to make learning easy for school students. This is done by leveraging technology to identify and understand each student’s specific learning needs and provide them customized content to nurture their learning curve. This customized approach therefore essentially aims at breaking the clutter of a classroom environment. The first movers in the online educational space, Meritnation.com has effectively established standards in the industry in terms of the supremacy of multimedia learning vis-à-vis textbook-only content. The company’s objective is to provide the best quality multimedia content that facilitates learning for student. It also endeavors to work closely with educators to serve as a touch point to solve student queries & provide a social set-up to facilitate learning. With a student base of over 60 lakh, the portal caters to classes 1-12, with a vast repository of study material, videos, animations, interactive exercises and assessment-based learning.