U Education will also make tie ups with global universities and offer specialized courses
Entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala will be launching U Education, an online education company focused only on higher education. He has invested Rs 100 crore and will look to make an entry into the market for digital learning, leveraging technology while focusing on employability. Ronnie Screwvala stated to the media "We are looking to disrupt this whole space and that will happen only when there is scale and size. The biggest challenge right now is the lack of credibility attached to online learning and also employment generation post degrees. We will look to address these".
U Education will make tie ups with global universities and offer specialized courses. He added "We will offer graduate and post-graduate degrees across a diverse set of courses from the predictable ones in management, law and engineering to the ones in entrepreneurship and sports, among others. The faculty is being built and we plan to start enrollments by end of the year".