Unacademy was founded by Gaurav Munjal. He laid the foundation of Unacademy by starting the YouTube channel in 2010 named ‘Unacademy’ while pursuing his engineering from NMIMS University, Mumbai. Being an innovative person since his childhood, Gaurav at the age of 12 years created a quiz similar to KBC which was demonstrated amongst his classmates and the school. In 2013 he started flat. to which later become FlatChat and got acquired by CommonFloor in 2014.Unacademy is a Indian online education technology company based in Bangalore. It was originally created as a YouTube channel in 2010 by Gaurav Munjal. As a company, it was founded by Roman Saini, Gaurav Munjal, Hemesh Singh in 2015, and is headquartered in Bangalore.
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Classroom learning is seen as a hindrance by many to discovering new things. Besides, a lot of students also go unnoticed this way, who eventually fail to explore the world around them with the lack of attention and opportunity they get in a physical class. Furthermore, when it comes to competitive examinations, many students in remote places are even unaware of the best teachers and updated methods to crack these exams. Unacademy unscrambles these problems with its online learning platform with the top educators in the country. The company offers courses and lectures for several competitive examinations such as CAT, JEE, NEET, CLAT, UPSC CSE/IAS, IBPS/SBI, RRB, and video classes on various subjects, thus empowering the students to excel in this competitive world.
In 2010, Unacademy started as a YouTube channel by the Gaurav Munjal. In 2015 Unacademy was officially registered as an education company in Bangalore. Unacademy provides preparation study material for students aspiring for civil services, bank jobs and other competitive exams in India.
In May 2020, Unacademy’s security came into question with a ‘Available to be purchased’ promotion on the Dark Web, which vowed to sell 22 Million Unacademy records’ touchy data for $2000. The information dump (as gotten and asserted by couple of specialists) included Names, Usernames, Email Ids, Passwords, and other record subtleties. Unacademy specialists later affirmed that right around 11 Million records got compromised, however nothing important got spilled or abused. Unacademy assured the way that no touchy data has been compromised in their authority proclamation on the matter.