IIT Delhi is one of the top colleges in the country and without a doubt its a dream college for every youth. The college is giving every student a chance of being an entrepreneur by launching various startup schemes through the entrepreneurial cell of the college. Let’s see some of the startups from the alumni of IIT Delhi.
FIITJEE is a cram school and it has a pan India network of 84 branches in more than 50 cities. It offers courses for students of grades 6 to 12 aspiring to appear in JEE, SAT, KVPY, NTSE, and various other examinations.
Founder: D.K. Goel
The Indiabulls Group is an Indian conglomerate headquartered in Gurgaon, India. Its primary businesses are housing finance, consumer finance, and wealth management. It also has a presence in real estate and pharmaceuticals.
Founder: Sameer Gehlaut
Flipkart has enabled millions of consumers, sellers, merchants and small businesses to be a part of India’s e-commerce revolution. It has a customer base of over 100 million and it offers over 80 million products across 80+ categories, it is known for pioneering services such as Cash on Delivery, No Cost EMI and easy returns – customer-centric innovations that have made online shopping more accessible and affordable for millions of Indians.
Founder: Sachin Bansal & Binny Bansal
CarDekho.com is India’s most popular Auto portal and helps its users with car research, finance, insurance, used cars and any other aspect of car buying and selling with the best possible deals through its exclusive tie-ups with car manufacturers, finance and insurance companies.
Founder: Amit Jain
Policybazaar is an online insurance aggregator for comparative analysis of
products from various insurers based on price, quality, and key benefits.
Currently, the website offers information to users to help them make informed decisions along with solution-driven customer service. The company features content in various forms such as the top five features of a product, best sellers, and conversion rates.
Founder: Yashish Dahiya
Quikr is an online classified’s website for India that enables people in the
same city to meet and trade household goods, cars and bikes, services, real
estate, jobs, and matrimonial. Formerly known as Kijiji.in, and it was
previously a subsidiary of eBay and was later spun out.
Founder: Pranay Chulet
Zomato is an Indian restaurant aggregator and food delivery startup. it provides not only information but also menus, and user-reviews of restaurants, and also has food delivery options from partner restaurants in select cities. The company is also entering into grocery delivery amid the COVID-19 outbreak. As of 2019, the service is available in 24 countries and in more than 10,000 cities.
Founder: Pankaj Chaddah
MobiKwik is an Indian company that provides a mobile phone based payment system and digital wallet. Customers add money to an online wallet that can be used for payments. In 2013, RBI authorized the company’s use of the MobiKwik wallet, and in May 2016 the company began providing small loans to consumers as part of its service.
Founder: Bipin Preet Singh
Snapdeal is an Indian eCommerce company based in New Delhi, India. It has grown to become one of the largest online marketplaces in India. In 2015, the company brought Bollywood actor Aamir Khan for the promotion of its website. it recently joined International Trademark Association to support the protection of intellectual property on online marketplaces.
Founder: Rohit Bansal
Delhivery provides logistics solutions for e-commerce companies. And also, it provides tech-enabled fulfillment services such as last-mile delivery, third-party and transit warehousing, reverse logistics, payment collection, vendor-to-warehouse and vendor-to-customer shipping and more
Founded: Kapil Bharti
Shopclues is an online marketplace owned by Clues Network Pvt. Ltd. It provides unstructured categories of home and kitchen, fashion, electronics, and daily utility items. The company claims to have over 600,000 merchants and 28 million products on its platform, serving over 32,000 pin-codes across the country.
Founder: Sanjay Sethi
Grofers is an Indian online grocery delivery service and it is based out of Gurugram. It is currently operating in 28 cities in India. Customers of the company use a mobile application to order groceries online. Its employees then secure the items from their warehouse and deliver the items to the consumer.
Founder: Albinder Dhindsa
Inshorts basically provides the users latest and best news from multiple national and international sources and summarizes them to present in a short and crisp 60 words or less format, personalized for you, in both, English or Hindi. All summarized stories contain only headlines and facts, no opinions, to help you stay informed of the current affairs.
Fouonder: Azhar Iqubal
Loan Frame is a supply chain finance platform that is changing the way how small businesses get access to working capital finance. It merges world-class processes with deep Indian MSME credit experience. The company is well funded and is backed by leading global private equity and venture capital investors.
Founder: Akshun Gulati
OfBusiness is a new age fin-tech start up, and is technologically driven to provide smart financing to SMEs.It serves as a single-window for SMEs in the manufacturing and infrastructure space to provide unsecured credit lines as an alternate to financing.
Founder: Ruchi Kalra, Nitin Jain
Shuttl is India’s largest office commute service provider. With a mission of solving the pain of commute it offers a space-efficient, safe, and cost-effective solution for urban India. It has demonstrated the ability to simultaneously address the dual challenge of congestion and pollution.
Founder: Amit Singh
Meesho is an Indian online social commerce platform and it is headquartered in Bengaluru, India. It enables small businesses and individuals to start their online stores via social channels such as Whatsapp, Facebook, Instagram, etc. It was also a part of the first batch of Google Launchpad – Solve for India program.
Founder: Vidit Aatrey, Sanjeev Barnwal
1mg is India’s leading online chemist with over 2 lakh medicines available at the best prices. It is a one-stop destination for other healthcare products as well, such as over the counter pharmaceuticals, healthcare devices, and homeopathy and Ayurveda medicines.
Founder: Prashant Tandon, Gaurav Agarwal
Kredivo provides an online credit card with payment methods and installments in 30 days or in installments within months. It has built a modern API to let users provide customers with innovative financing options. This API reference will help users get started on including Kredivo as a new payment method on a site.
Founder: Akshay Garg
Udaan is making businesses fairly easy in India and it is about making B2B commerce convenient and efficient. it believes B2B is the new B2C in India. it is designed specifically for small & medium businesses in Inda. It brings traders, wholesalers, retailers, and manufacturers in India on to a single platform.
Founder: Sujeet Kumar
&me is building Women’s first, solution-driven, research-led company to serve women’s unique needs. At &Me one can find these products available women’s Ayurvedic health and nutrition drinks, teas and chocolates for PCOS, Period, Skin, UTI, Go-slim, etc.
Founder: Ankur Goyal
A startup is the new cool of today’s generation, everyone is of the belief that it is better to work for their own rather than working under someone. What brings that change? Is it the mindset or is the change in Indian culture and behavior. What do you think? – answer it in the comment section.
This time we the team of CollegeHumara brings for you the list of amazing startups from the alumni of IIT Delhi. If in case we forget to mention any of the startups by the alumni of IIT Delhi, do mention them in the comment section.