Education-tech startup Leverage raises seed money

Leverage, an education technology startup, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from a clutch of internet entrepreneurs and global executives among others. Serial entrepreneur Kashyap Deorah who has also authored – The Golden Tap—the inside story of hyper-funded Indian startups, and VRL Logistics MD Anand Sankeshwar have led the funding for the Delhi-based company. Arjun Mehta, former CFO at American Express in India, the husband-wife duo of UCLA Professor Bhagwan Choudhary and 2Meditate founder Swati Desai, NYU Stern Director Anindya Ghose, Deepak Jain, founder of Flexiloans, former BabajobCFO Sadashiva NT and Satish Koul, VP-Union National…

Read More

Money Magazine Recognizes the Value of a Michigan Tech Education

In Money Magazine’s latest report on “Best Colleges for your Money,” Michigan Technological University ranked in the top 100 overall and in the top 50 among public universities. Money evaluated 2,400 colleges and universities using 27 criteria and winnowed the list to 711 colleges and universities that the publication considers “best colleges for your money.”  Of those, Michigan Tech ranked 91st among all institutions—public and private—and 46th among public universities. Michigan Tech also ranked sixth in the nation for early career salaries.  Tech’s average early career salary for graduates is $63,400. “It’s…

Read More