Educational technology, sometimes shortened to EduTech or EdTech, is a wide field. Therefore, one can find many definitions, some of which are conflicting. Educational technology as an academic field can be considered either as a design science or as a collection of different research interests addressing fundamental issues of learning, teaching and social organization. Educational technology as practice refers to any form of teaching and learning that makes use of technology.

EdTech startups are now a preferred and more trusted way to learn that are bridging a huge gap through the online tutorial platform that is facilitating the learning needs of children in secondary and senior secondary levels. Thanks to the availability of smart phones, tablets and laptops coupled with affordable Internet options, access to quality education, anywhere, anytime has become possible.

Startups are using a variety of business models – from platform plays, to online courses, delivered through pre-recorded videos and curated content, paired with study materials, online assessments and industry certifications. Other EdTech business models have been built around test preparation, edutainment, and discovery use cases.“In the education sector, incremental solutions are invariably met with a tepid response from educators, students and parents alike. This makes it important for education entrepreneurs to look at developing solutions that show at least a 10x improvement by fitting seamlessly into existing systems, there are over 230 startups in India.

The Israeli Education business sector with international entrepreneurs, investors, and business partners. They focus solely on the transforming education business sector, and by adopting a nationwide, unbiased approach we contribute to the establishment and success of Israeli initiatives. They engage in market research, international business development, community meetups, conferences, lobbying activities, fund raising and investment opportunities. Also collaborate with other national EdTech hubs and international partners in expanding knowhow, expanding relationships, and building business bridges in education innovation all around the world.

Israeli companies excel in providing innovative technologies and enhance R&D services for business opportunities either for joint venture, distributors for their products/technology.  Companies in India can benefit from the advanced technology in EduTech.

Relevant companies, interested to learn more on potential collaboration are invited to contact the Economic and Trade Department at the Israeli Consulate General in Bengaluru. 

For further queries, contact : Kavitha Saravanan, Trade Officer, Bengaluru.