MSME-focused Edtech Startup Rocket Skills Raises Rs 2.2 Cr In Pre-seed Funding
Rocket Skills, an MSME-focused edtech startup, has raised Rs 2.2 crore in a pre-seed round led by Better Capital, First Cheque and Titan Capital.
The funding round also saw participation from renowned angel investors Aprameya (Founder, Taxi for Sure and Koo), Abhinav Jain (Founder, Shop101), Harpreet Singh Grover (Founder, Co-cubes), and Pravin Jadhav (ex-CEO Paytm Money; Founder, Raise).
As per the startup, the fresh funds will be used to improve their product offerings and expand the programme to other sectors.
Started by Mohit Jain and Vibhu Bahuguna in 2020, Rocket Skills is a Gurgaon-based edtech startup building the next generation of entrepreneurs through a variety of courses and mentorship programmes. The startup provides high-quality online mentorship and structured online courses, with an incredibly accessible and affordable experience for anyone who aspires to start a business with a small investment.
Speaking on the development, Mohit Jain, Co-founder and CEO of Rocket Skills, said,
“Rocket Skills is on a mission to help people start their small business by bridging the knowledge and accessibility gap in an affordable manner. We are delighted by our investor’s faith in achieving this goal as we embark on our quest to create millions of new entrepreneurs in the country.”
Aiming to help aspiring entrepreneurs and small businesses, Rocket Skills is currently working with agri-entrepreneurs and equipping them with the knowledge of building a business through content curated by qualified experts.
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