Founded in 2007, Next Education is a fast-growing, technology-driven company revolutionising the education system in India. Every day, our innovative products and solutions transform the lives of 10% of India’s private-school-going children. More than 10,000,000 students from various socio-cultural backgrounds study in 10,000 partner schools across the country.
Beas Dev RalhanChief Executive Officer
As the CEO of Next Education, Beas Dev Ralhan brings energy, inspiration and direction to the company’s vision. Under his leadership, Next Education has transformed from an fast-paced education technology company to one of the most respected educational solutions provider in India.He holds a graduate degree from IIT Bombay and an MBA from London Business School
Raveendranath KamathChief Financial Officer
Raveendranath Kamath is the Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer of Next Education. He is an entrepreneur and a serial investor with over two decades of experience in finance and operations. At Next Education, he has been a part of financial planning, product engineering and supply chain management. Kamath graduated from IIT Kharagpur.
Daljit Singh’s association with the organisation dates back to its inception. He has over 26 years of experience and has been previously associated with several IT and telecom companies. A post graduate in law with diplomas in Intellectual Properties from premier law institutes such as (NALSAR & WIPO Geneva), he is the organisation's legal adviser.
Technology is at its Peak: New technology removes structural blocks and brings in advancements like adaptive learning, flipped classrooms, online textbooks repository, rapid content authoring systems, etc., as well as cloud-based systems to store large amount of data.
Significance of 21st Century Skills: All stakeholders understand the need to prepare children for the future. 21st century skills like analytical reasoning, complex problem solving, and teamwork are required for success in 21st century society and workplaces.
Gamification of Education: Education needs to be on par with the multimedia that children of today are exposed to through video games, apps, movies and even TV. One way to keep children engaged is by gamifying education.
Digital Learning Market to Grow* Smart classroom market in India is expected to grow at a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of more than 20% during 2016 to 2020. Indian government initiatives play a key role in popularising this.
*Recent market research report from Technavio
Improved Content: Next Education has created intensively-researched, technology-enabled content that focuses on 21st century skills and caters to diverse learning needs, abilities and styles of students so that no student is left out.
Better Content Delivery: Next Education delivers carefully-crafted content to ensure effective learning for all. Short audiovisual modules cater to visual and auditory learners while the labs and hand-on activity kits improve learning for kinaesthetic learners.
Access to Quality Education: Next Education is working towards democratisation of technology through its technology-powered content and user-friendly interfaces in products such as TeachNext, LearnNext as well as free mobile apps which enable learners to easily access standard education.
Enhanced Communication: Next Education eases collaboration between teachers and students through its Learning Management System (LMS) where students can submit their homework online, see their textbooks come alive in a digital classroom and have online one-on-one tutoring sessions with experts.
Education and Career Rank Foremost
51%* of parents in India want their children to have access to good education and subsequently a successful career.
*2015 HSBC Study
Highest Spend on Education
After food and rent, Indians spend the highest on education.*
*68th round National Household Consumer Expenditure conducted by NSSO