- The online competition will test the mathematical & mental aptitude of every child and analyse their learning profiles
- To offer students a unique ‘International Rank’ to gauge their competency at the global level
Bangalore, Sept 12th, 2017 – Vedantu, a leading Ed-tech Start-up and a pioneer in Live Online Tutoring in India, is all set to host the 2nd edition of International Student League (ISL) in November 2017. The ISL is a one of its kind international competition that celebrates the spirit of learning and competitiveness. It is an online competition that tests the mathematical & mental aptitude of each child and generates a comprehensive learning profile along with a unique ‘International Rank’. Vedantu is bringing highly coveted academic prizes for the toppers of the International Student League. This year, the winners of the competition will get an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the Oxford University, UK for a premium internship program and CERN, Switzerland.
The ISL will be held for students of grades 3rd to 10th in the three categories across CBSE, ICSE & IGCSE Boards. Designed to gauge the competency of a student, the online test will help determine where they stand in the international forum. This year, the competition will also feature exclusive webinars, mock tests and other prep sessions by Vedantu’s teachers who will guide students through the final test and also encourage them to perform better. In addition, daily and weekly challenges will be held on the ISL website and social media with attractive weekly prizes. The final test will take place on November 12, 2017.
The top 10 students in each category will get aspirational prizes such as educational visits, drones, VR headsets, telescope, etc. among other recognitions. Vedantu will also be offering certificates of merit for all participating students with their international rank, school rank as well as academic scholarships. The students will be provided with a detailed analysis of their learning profile and personal mentoring to plan their future endeavours.
Saurabh Saxena, Co-founder and Head of Academics, Vedantu said, “Every child is unique and so should their academic treatment be. We, at Vedantu, firmly believe in personalised form of learning offering live online tutoring to K12 students. The International Student League is our endeavour to target more than 1 lakh students to compete globally and understand their learning profile – how they approach studies, their strengths and weaknesses. This will also enable them to view themselves in the international arena at an early stage.”
In its first edition, ISL saw an enthusiastic participation from over 700 cities in 30 countries. This year, Vedantu will reach out to more than 500 schools in India and abroad. The award ceremonies will be held in the top 4 cities – Dubai, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Hyderabad. Registrations for the ISL is free and is open. Interested students can register either on www.vedantu.com/isl or call +91 9243343344
Vedantu is a leader and pioneer in live online tutoring, bringing together teachers and students on a single platform using interactive technology. The name Vedantu is formed by two Sanskrit words Veda (Knowledge) + Tantu (Network). Vedantu’s ‘Knowledge Network’ enables students to tap into a teacher of their choice directly and learn anytime, anywhere. The company’s mission is to create a world of learning that is ‘Personalized & Democratized’. Backed by Accel Partners & Tiger Global, Vedantu is a venture by four IITian friends who are teachers themselves, having taught and mentored more than 10,000 students amongst them and being passionate about education. The company has been recognized as the Top 50 Emerging Companies in India by Nasscom Emerge 50 2016 and also received the KINSES 2016 EduAwards. For more information, please visit www.vedantu.com or follow Vedantu on Facebook & Twitter.