Vedantu is an online tutoring platform. Since the COVID-19 pandemic surges it graph and the lockdown imposed and the basic educational system is pull down. Every problem comes with a solution, so online educational institutes came as saviors to many children and their parents, Vedantu is one of them.
The journey was started back in 2011 in Bangalore with a motive to provide the best education to every child who is not able to achieve to goals due to the lack of educational facilities in their surrounding. It was started by a group of friends from IITs Pulkit Jain, Saurabh Saxena, Vamsi Krishna and, Anand Prakash.
Initially, they started the service for class 4 to 12 students of ICSE and CBSE board focusing on school exams. Now they expanded it to online tutoring for clearing the country’s topmost competitive exams for engineering and MBBS that JEE and NEET respectively. In addition to that, they also prepare for NTSE (National Talent Search Exam) exams and PSA( Problem Solving Assessment). They use WAVE ( White Board Audio Video Environment) for student-teacher better interaction.
They have a website and an app too, which can be accessed on any device like Laptop, iPhone, or android mobile. From a user point of view, the mobile app is more handy, easy, user-friendly, and can be used anywhere/ anytime.
Vedantu Mobile App Features
After downloading the Vedantu App from the play store, you have to log in using your phone number or email id. After successfully log into the app, they will some basic details about the student and then they run a recorded video giving your instructions and details about their courses and service. You can skip that recorded video and directly land on the main page.
The page you land after all the basic formalities is the Explore page from where you get access to other features of the app. I have logged into the app as a class 12 student preparing for NEET, so here I will share my experience with the app. Let’s know the features of the app in detail.
Explore: The top horizontal line has all the basic detail in the form of stories, from left to right you will see stories of Scholarship Test, Live free class of Zoology, special offers on Vedantu Pro courses, Courses for repeaters of NEET/JEE 2022, NDA crash course, JEE Mains Topper list, special quiz, mnemonics( For tricks), Humor me(Some Witty Jokes), Say What( it is a Do you Know? section), Vocabulary(To increase your Knowledge), Idioms, Bulletin( Gives you daily news), Study Notes( free Chapter-wise Study Materials).
Below that there is an ad running for VIP Course their campaign stating” Your Child’s Progress is our responsibility” and they also claim guarantee progress otherwise fees will be back, without any question. After that, there is the section for Exclusive Crash Courses.
Crash courses are- 1. Vedantu Pro provides 360-degree development of children with completion of all syllabus on addition with the chapter-wise question paper to improve the marks in academics. On buying the Vedantu Pro package you will be enrolled in a year-long batch.
2. Vedantu Scholarship Admission Test (VSAT) Offers 100% assured scholarship to students appearing in VSAT and also worth 10+ crore pool scholarship with being given. To appear in VSAT you just have to register on the app and there are no registration fees that are taken, it is totally free. You can appear on the exam by sitting on the home itself, using your laptop, mobile, or tab.
If you want to prepare for VSAT, there are some options available here for you. You can give free mock tests to check your concepts and preparation, it is available on the app itself. If you are facing trouble in some chapters or concepts, then they have micro-courses and Free live online classes.
Micro Courses are videos of each chapter of each subject. You can buy these video lectures for just a nominal amount. If you are confused about which chapters micro-course you should buy, they have simplified for you, there are some options available to choose like subjects which have Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accountancy, Business Studies, and Economics.
Other options are Target Exams where video lectures are based on exams like CBSE(Science), CBSE(Commerce), JEE, NEET. And the last option is Courses Types which has Live courses and Recorded courses. The Free live Online classes have video lectures by IITians and PhDs.
3. MH Commerce Booster is recently launched for Maharastra board commerce students( Grade 11th[FYJC] and Grade 12th[SYJC]. Vedantu has started two batches for each class. The syllabus was divided into two parts BEMO and BESO.
In BEMO, B stands for Book-keeping and Accountancy, E for Economics, M for Maths, and O for Organisation Of Commerce. In BESO, B, O, and E are the same but here S stands for Secretarial Practice. In this course, there are five live sessions for each subject, 10 days duration for 20 sessions course with 90 minutes duration for each session, and the medium of communication is Hinglish( Hindi +English).
4. Vedantu VIP courses: This course offers you complete syllabus with a well plannes study schedule of your determined exams. I have enrolled in the app as an class 12 student focusing for NEET exams. So the course they offer has three plans to choose from.
The three plans has some difference in some features and price also. The most basic plan is LITE plan which has Live interactive online classes, test series and analysis, assignments and notes, doubt solving during class with package of Rs. 44,499 and by 10% off the net price of this plan is Rs. 39,999.
The second basic plan is CLASSIC which has same features as LITE plan with addition of doubt solving on mobile app. The price of CLASSIC plan is Rs. 56,399 and by 18% off the net cost will be Rs. 49,999. The last plan is PLUS, which has all the features as of CLASSIC plan with addition of Personal Mentor and the price of this plan is Rs. 82,899 with 19% off the net price of this plan is Rs. 67,499.
If someone feel difficulty in the paying the fees in one go, then Vedantu has an awesome plan. They can pay the fees in EMI/installements. The EMI for LITE Plan is Rs. 3,333 per month, for CLASSIC Plan is Rs. 3,833 per month and, for the PLUS Plan the EMI is Rs. 3,750 per month.