Dhaka-based ed-tech startup Interactive Cares has secured a spot in the 9th cohort of Accelerating Asia’s accelerator program, receiving a $100,000 investment as part of the program with potential follow-on funding of up to $250,000.
The sole Bangladeshi startup in this cohort, Interactive Cares, plans to utilize the funds to launch an AI-powered product and expand its offerings. The company aims to introduce a new version of its Career Paths program, guaranteeing internships with foreign companies. Having previously raised $350,000 in a pre-seed round, the investment from Accelerating Asia enhances Interactive Cares’ position in Bangladesh’s ed-tech landscape.
The startup, founded in 2020, boasts over 115 courses, 300,000 registered users, and partnerships with 100 companies, focusing on enhancing employability and fostering collaboration with foreign tech firms.