upGrad Salutes the Job Creators on Shark Tank India; Awards Life Changing Online Courses Worth INR 1.5 Crore

Business Wire IndiaupGrad, Asia’s higher EdTech major recently announced that as the presenting sponsor for the reality show – Shark Tank India, on Sony Entertainment Television, it will be awarding life-changing courses worth INR 1.5 Crore, to the entrepreneurs pitching on this unique platform.

Arjun Mohan, CEO – India, upGrad said, “At upGrad, we stand for job seekers as well as job creators. The entrepreneurs on Shark Tank India today, can potentially create thousands of jobs in Bharat tomorrow. Assessing their business pitch and identifying possible lacunae, we are offering them need-based courses. This is our crusade to empower the entrepreneurial community – the job creators of tomorrow, to upscale their businesses.”

Throughout the first season of Shark Tank India, upGrad will be awarding programs on a need-gap basis, across domains including Product Management, Master’s of Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Data Science, Digital Marketing, Business Analytics and Operations & Finance to the ‘pitchers’.

The Indian chapter of Shark Tank serves as the perfect platform for the Higher EdTech major to showcase to its audience the significance of upskilling and Lifelong Learning. With an audience mostly comprising working professionals seeking to positively pivot their careers or nurturing their entrepreneurial zeal, this association will go a long way in improving upGrad’s deep India penetration plans and building an ecosystem of a skilled workforce. 
Shark Tank India premieres tonight and will air every Mon-Fri at 9:00 pm on Sony Entertainment Television.
Watch the Season Promo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epbIOmaSAfA