Education platform Sunstone raises $35 mn in VC funding

India-based higher education tech platform Sunstone has raised $35 million in a Series C VC funding led by WestBridge Capital.
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The latest funding round also saw participation from Alteria Capital.

Ashish Munjal and Piyush Nangru are the founders of Sunstone. Sunstone raised $28 million in October 2021.

The online education startup will use the latest VC funding to expand into new programs with a key focus on undergraduate tech programs.

Sunstone has presence across over 35 cities in more than 40 institutions is building capacities to expand into 100 cities across the country.

Starting with post graduate management education, Sunstone ventured into undergraduate programs in 2022, registering a 10 times growth in the past two years.

Sunstone said its training programs are industry endorsed to enhance employability, designed for hybrid delivery with focus on soft skills and personality development.