Toprankers Acquires Career Guidance Platform ProBano


Toprankers, a Bengaluru-based edtech platform, has acquired ProBano, a career guidance and mentorship platform. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed. ProBano provides mentorship, upskilling, and career guidance services to college students and young professionals. With this acquisition, Toprankers plans to offer career guidance services to its existing users and expand its customer base.

Toprankers, founded in 2014, offers online courses, test series, and e-books for government job exams, MBA entrance exams, and other competitive exams. The startup has raised around $5 million in funding so far from investors like Careernet, Tracxn Labs, and Gaurav Munjal, the co-founder of Unacademy.Toprankers is an Indian edtech company that provides online coaching and test preparation services for various competitive exams such as UPSC, banking, SSC, railways, and others. The company was founded in 2014 by Gaurav Goel and Himanshu Jain, and it claims to have more than 1 million users on its platform. On the other hand, ProBano is a Delhi-based career guidance platform that offers online courses and mentorship programs to help students and professionals make informed career choices. The platform was founded in 2014 by Himanshu Gupta and Vivek Prakash. The acquisition of ProBano by Toprankers is expected to help the latter expand its course offerings and enhance its career guidance services. The financial details of the deal have not been disclosed.