Microdegree, 100X.VC Class 03 portfolio startup, is democratizing coding and job-ready skills for Bharat. Founded by Gaurav Kamath, Rakesh Kothari, and Manikanta Nair in 2020, the edtech startup, . MicroDegree teaches coding at an affordable price in local languages and maps non-metro talent with small scale IT jobs and connect them with right job opportunities at an affordable price. Founded in 2019, the team at MicroDegree had first-hand experience of teaching emerging technology through offline boot-camp program and effectively scaling up the cohort to online platform. They believe in learning technology in the local language by emphasizing on relevant analogies, examples and thereby making fundamentals strong with deep concept clarity. Their motto is to make emerging technology affordable for students and early professionals across regions irrespective of their educational backgrounds. MicroDegree was one among the Winners at Startup Karnataka's flagship Elevate-Call2 program held in March '20 (Top 93 out of 1000+). MicroDegree's platform has on-boarded 2100+ users in 75 days of platform launch and looks forward to enter new language markets.
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