Online co-curricular and extracurricular learning market size is estimated to be $10 billion in India alone and around $200 billion globally.
With schools shut and learning over the online solution, many edtech startups have started offering extracurricular courses to make children future-ready and help them grow holistically. The courses offered are more than what education has to do with academics. There are learning opportunities in varied fields like dance, music, yoga, sports, songwriting, djing, beauty skilling, quizzing and more. According to Traxcn, the edtech industry saw a massive boom in 2020, closing $6 billion in funding with funds dumped into the k12 edtech sector. As a result, test preparation startups significantly rose from previous years and startups offering the online courses category attracted investments six-fold in 2020, amounting to $1.8 billion.
This is a comprehensive list of the best platforms offering co-curricular & extracurricular learning opportunities for students online and the key factors behind the sector’s growth and its need.