GUVI, an IIT Madras-incubated company, is an online technical learning platform that has been started as an integrated Edu-Tech Platform for learning Technology Skills like Python, Machine Learning, Big Data, Java, C, C++, MongoDB, Android etc. in the form of videos in vernacular languages such as Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi and Bengali, among others.
It provides personalized learning and Interactive experience for learning through gamification mechanics and bite-sized videos.
Gray Matters Capital believes that start-ups like GUVI can change this paradigm given that it imparts programming skills through videos in regional languages to engineering freshers beyond metro cities. This will not just improve employment prospects, but will also potentially pave the way for more technology start-ups to emerge from Tier II and III centres as coding becomes a critical skill to possess for product efficacy.