The Journey is the reward

The Journey is the Reward

5 years of Great Learning journey

The Journey is the Reward

Great Learning is an ed-tech company that offers programs in career critical competencies such as Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, DevOps, Full Stack Development and more.

Our programs are taken by thousands of professionals globally who build competencies in these emerging areas to secure and grow their careers. At Great Learning, our focus is on creating industry relevant programs and crafting learning experiences that help candidates learn, apply and demonstrate capabilities in areas that are driving the future.

Our mission

Enabling career success in the Digital Economy

We are on a mission to make professionals proficient and future ready. In the last 6 years, we have been able to deliver 8 million+ hours of learning to professionals world wide with thousands of them being able to achieve successful career progression in leading companies such as Microsoft, Amazon, Adobe, American Express, Deloitte, IBM, Accenture, McKinsey and more.

Leadership Team

Mohan Lakhamraju

Founder and CEO | Strategy & Growth

Hari Krishnan Nair

Co-Founder | Marketing & Sales

Arjun Nair

Co-Founder | Operations

Harish Subramanian

New Product Development

Vinod Venkatraman

Technology

Pankaj Jain

Finance

Karthik Gopalan

Customer Success

Vineet Radhakrishnan

Content & International

Deepak Gupta A

Finance

Ritesh Malhotra

Enterprise Business

Our Journey

2013

Mohan Lakhamraju and Hari Nair founded Great Learning to realize their dream of making every working professional, in the country, data proficient. Program development and market research begin soon after.

2014

Our flagship program in Business Analytics (PGP-BABI) is launched in 3 cities – Chennai, Bangalore, Gurgaon. The team works closely with faculty, industry leaders, alumni, and students to make the program highly industry-relevant, comprehensive and rigorous.

2015

PG Program – Business Analytics (PGP-BABI) is listed as the top analytics program in the country by Analytics India Magazine, Outlook, Business Standard, etc. This continues for two years in a row and we work hard to retain our numerouno status.

2016

Great Learning expands its wings to 6 metropolitan centers including Chennai, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Pune, Mumbai, and Hyderabad. Two new programs are launched – PG Program in Management and BACP (Business Analytics Certification Program). We impact 1000+ working professionals’ lives and careers through our programs.

2017

Great Learning successfully delivered 2 million learning hours (and counting) in our quest for making every professional future-ready in an exceedingly data-driven world. Our newest program, PG Program – Big Data (PGP-BDA), is launched in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai.

2018

We launched 50th batch of our flagship program in Business Analytics, as well as partnered with The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business to launch it internationally. We also launched 6 new programs in Cloud computing, DevOps, Full Stack Development, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning. Through these initiatives impacted 5000+ working professionals’ lives and careers through our programs.

2019

We are proud to have delivered more than 8 million hours of learning to 13500+ learners from 50+ countries, through a Guru (Industry & Subject Matter Expert) network that grew to 1000+. This year also saw us diversifying our Business Management portfolio with programs in Digital Business, Digital Marketing and Design Thinking, through collaborations with Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, and Stanford Executive Education. We also expanded our offerings for senior leaders with specifically tailored programs in AI and Analytics. We launched GL-Excelerate, our flagship career initiative to connect learners and alumni with the top corporates in the country.

Media Mentions

Business Insider
30 Oct, 2019
Great Learning is all set to groom CEOs and CFOs with AI skills
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Financial Expresss
24 Oct, 2019
SMEs must train workforce in AI, Machine Learning, but haven’t spent money on it yet
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Indian Express
23 Oct, 2019
Indian companies think upskilling to be crucial but do not assign budget for it: Report
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Business Today
22 Oct, 2019
AI, digital marketing, design thinking among top skills to ensure future growth: survey
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ET Tech
22 Oct, 2019
These CXOs wanna go back to school again
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Indian Express
21 Oct, 2019
The next big thing
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Outlook
20 Oct, 2019
AI, digital marketing key skills to boost growth
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Hindu Business Line
15 Oct, 2019
With investors shying away, Edtech start-up space set for consolidation
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Yourstory
6 Oct, 2019
These 5 startups are bootstrapped yet profitable, without having to seek venture capital
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India Today TV
5 Oct, 2019
Future Talk - Making students industry ready
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Deccan Herald
3 Oct, 2019
PG Diploma in Digital Business
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Hindustan Times
2 Oct, 2019
A go-to guide for digital marketers'
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Yourstory
29 Sept, 2019
How these edtech startups are disrupting education and teaching young India
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Education Times
24 Sept, 2019
US varsity designs online Digital Business programme for young and mid-career professionals
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Yourstory
16 Sept, 2019
How bootstrapped edtech startup Great Learning notched up Rs 150 Cr in revenue
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The New Indian Express
12 Sept, 2019
97,000 analytics jobs were vacant in 2019: expert
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India Today
26 Aug, 2019
How to become a Full Stack Developer: Scope, skills needed, and interview tips
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Education Times
08 Aug, 2019
Online programme in Design Thinking for executives
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Hindustan Times
31 Jul, 2019
Indian Educators find global footing
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The Times of India
19 Jul, 2019
Edtech cos to use future tech to tap learning curve
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The Economic Times
5 Jul, 2019
Budget 2019: New age skills making youth jobs ready for digital economy
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The Tribune
3 Jul, 2019
Digital Marketing
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The Economic Times
25 Jun, 2019
Young Bosses now Go the Extra Mile for Employees
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Live Mint
24 Jun, 2019
How upskilling can make the return to work easier
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ET Tech
21 Jun, 2019
AI courses a bigger draw for experienced techies
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The Times of India
22 May, 2019
Now, digital learning platforms turn into recruitment grounds
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The Times of India
15 May, 2019
Great Learning Launches Thematic Digital Campaign - Office Dinosaur
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The Economic Times
09 May, 2019
Startups have an upskill task to build & retain talent
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The Hindu
01 May, 2019
Indian corporates seek to bridge skill gap in cyber security management
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Hindustan Times
03 Apr, 2019
How re-skilling can help solve the employability problem
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The Times of India
28 Feb, 2019
97,000 analytics, data science jobs lie vacant in India: Study
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Analytics Insight
20 Feb, 2019
GREAT LEARNING PARTNERS WITH UT AUSTIN
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The Economic Times
12 Feb, 2019
'Hot Skill’ Artificial Intelligence commands huge premium in job market
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The Economic Times
08 Feb, 2019
How white collar professionals in India are taking to the gig economy
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The Economic Times
06 Feb, 2019
The League of Extraordinary e-gurus
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Economic Times
17 Dec 2018
Over 4,000 artificial intelligence job roles vacant on talent shortage: Report
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The Economic Times
23 Nov 2018
India to see over 1 million cloud computing job roles by 2022: Report
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Business Standard
23 Nov 2018
Cloud computing to help generate over 1 mn jobs in India by 2022: Report
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The Hindu Business Line
23 Nov 2018
1 mn cloud computing jobs to be created by 2022 in India
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The Hindu
23 Nov 2018
One million cloud computing jobs to be created by 2022 in India: report
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Money Control
23 Nov 2018
1 mn cloud computing jobs to be created by 2022 in India: Report
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Forbes India
09 Nov 2018
Mohan Lakhamraju: The accidental academic
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The Economic Times
01 Nov 2018
Demand for digital talent fills up tech classrooms
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Mint
29 Oct 2018
Are you ready for the expertise economy?
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The Times of India
17 Oct 2018
50,000 posts in data science, Machine Learning vacant in India: Report
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The Economic Times
16 Oct 2018
50,000 - Plus New Age Jobs Lie Vacant
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CNBC TV 18.com
16 Oct 2018
Over 50,000 jobs vacant for data science, AI due to shortage of talent in India, says report
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Fortune India
16 Oct 2018
Companies struggle to fill 50,000 data science, AI job vacancies
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Business Today
16 Oct 2018
Over 50,000 jobs in data science, machine learning vacant in India: Report
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Business Standard
16 Oct 2018
Trained in data science, AI, ML? There are 50,000 job posts waiting for you
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Yourstory
07 Oct 2018
Decoding the future of edtech, one learning at a time
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The Hindu Business Line
01 Oct 2018
Techies ready to pay a premium to arm themselves for the future
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Yourstory
11 Sep 2018
5 years after launch, edtech startup Great Learning is eyeing Rs 100 crore in revenue
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The Hindu Business Line
17 Jul 2018
Big IT companies are no longer high on job-seekers’ list
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PC Quest
29 Jun 2018
Great Learning Introduces New Program in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
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CNN News18
26 Jun 2018
E-Learning Provides Hope as Colleges Struggle to Update Courses
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Factor Daily
11 Jun 2018
#AIforAll: How India wants to turn an elitist technology to serve the masses
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The Times of India
30 May 2018
Classrooms Still Have a lesson for online courses
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The New Indian Express
23 May 2018
To stay in demand, Hyderabad IT crowd takes to online blended courses
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The Ken
18 May 2018
40-year-olds: Every employer’s Darwinian reality
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The Hindu Business Line
11 May 2018
Turning executive education into a class act
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VCCircle
03 May 2018
Digitisation key to innovate and remain competitive in biz : Techcircle Live
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The Times of India
24 Apr 2018
To Get Jobs, non techies eye e-learnig
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The Economic Times
04 Apr 2018
Median salary for analytics professionals in India rose 8 pc in 2017: Study
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Financial Chronicle
04 Apr 2018
Hiring may rise on Economic Growth
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The Tribune
03 Apr 2018
Median salary for analytics professionals in India rose 8 pc in 2017: Study
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The Economic Times
23 Jan 2018
It Firms Reskill Staff to Bridge Digital - talent Gap
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VCC circle
12 Jan 2018
Former Tiger Global India MD Mohan Lakhamraju on his e-learning venture
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Times of India
AI skills crucial for companies: Survey
Hindustan Times
Great Learning launches Digital Business Course