New Delhi, October 29, 2015: ScholarKart.com – a one stop shop for all the academic needs of students – has announced to change its name to Fastudent. Fastudent is a part of EduVision Retail Pvt. Ltd., a first of its kind e-commerce technology enabler. The change in name, accentuates the transition this e-commerce technology platform, which services student communities all the way from Play Group to Post Graduation (PG to PG), has undergone. This announcement highlights the company’s desire to bring bigger and better value to every student in India, ranging from local to global education products.
Speaking on the development Mr. Gaurav Barman, CEO, EduVision Retail Pvt. Ltd. said, “Fastudent is one its kind e-commerce portal that is intended to service the education fraternity like never before. We are the first ever to include one of the widest product ranges in this segment, from Books, Stationery, Branded Merchandise, Digital Learning, Uniforms , Musical Instruments ,Sports Goods, Art & Craft and Electronics. The change in name marks a change in our approach.”
Adding to this, Ms. Geetanjali Khanna, COO, EduVision Retail Pvt. Ltd. said, “The role of the youth is the most important in today’s time. With Fastudent we intend to facilitate access to international education products to make available more learning avenues to the youth of India. ”
Fastudent, taking from the legacy of scholarkart.com, will continue to focus on offering comprehensive educational services to schools, universities and retail segments across India. With clearly defined operational arena and objectives, Fastudent is entering a phase of diversified growth in the education industry, across India, with the potential for widespread growth in the near term.
Fastudent is one stop shop for all the academic needs of a student. It is a niche platform which services the student community all the way from Play Group to Post Graduation. It aspires to bring the highest quality international education products to every student in India. After entering the market in the year 2013, the young and ambitious brand is on a mission to deliver high quality education to every corner of this country, they term this experience as ‘Education At Your Door’. When they say education at your door, it implies academic material ordered from this website could be delivered at your home, classroom or even hostel at click of a button.
More than a million learners have thronged this website, looking for a variety of products apt for fulfilling their learning needs. Fastudent, currently services more than 20,000 pin codes all across India. It is rapidly expanding its operations and plans to acquire over 10 million paying customers by the year 2018. The Platform intends to service the education fraternity like never before by moving into categories untouched by online retail so far. Their current portfolio includes product ranges from Books, Stationery, Branded Merchandise, Digital Learning, Sports Goods, Art & Craft and Electronics. One of the largest pain points Fastudent addresses is the inefficiencies in the inventory distribution of academic products across the country.