It has information of over 1200 colleges from the region
NATIONAL, March 25 2023: College Dekho, India’s largest and most trusted higher education services ecosystem, inaugurated its new corporate office at Salt Lake, Sector 5, Kolkata. The opening of the new office is part of the company’s plan to expand its footprint in the region and reach out to more students across the eastern part of the country.
This office will also act as a base for the company to better serve the students from the northeastern states.
Through this move, CollegeDekho reaffirms its commitment to guiding students from all parts of the country in making informed decisions about Higher Education while also reinforcing its position as a leader in this segment. This new office located at Godrej Genesis 15th floor 1509 Salt Lake, Sector 5 Kolkata, will also allow CollegeDekho to access a diverse pool of highly experienced professionals to assist students.
Since its inception in 2015, the company has guided over 2.5L students from West Bengal with their various higher education related queries and has witnessed a 40% y-o-y growth in the number of admissions to the state. CollegeDekho noticed that West Bengal is a popular admission hub for students migrating from the states like Jharkhand, Bihar, Assam, Tripura and Odisha.
Courses like Engineering, Management, Hotel Management, Information Technology and Paramedical have proved to be the most popular among students migrating to the state.
Commenting on the opening of the new office, Ruchir Arora, Co-Founder and CEO of CollegeDekho, said “It's a moment of pride for all of us at CollegeDekho to open our new office in Kolkata. West Bengal's expanding student enrollment rate and a significant number of colleges present a huge opportunity for technology-backed services like ours to transform the higher education process in the state.of West Bengal and all neighbouring states as well. We are hopeful to continue our growth momentum by helping and guiding students in the region in their college admission journey and subsequent job placement."
Since 2015, CollegeDekho has guided over 85 lakh students across India while successfully ensuring 1.3 lakh admissions, across all its platforms. They began with a vision to create a globally trusted student guidance ecosystem. The company has a unique and innovative Common Application Form (CAF) platform where students can apply to multiple colleges with a single click. Students also benefit from CollegeDekho’s website which offers various information on more than 35,000 colleges and universities across the country. Along with its offerings for students, CollegeDekho also helps more than 1500 colleges with their student recruitment.