This startup clocked $9M in revenue by lending to just students and the self-employed

This startup clocked $9M in revenue by lending to just students and the self-employed

This startup clocked $9M in revenue by lending to just students and the self-employed

When it comes to higher education, what does a student need apart from access to good resources? The answer would be – money to manage learning expenses. And in the absence of ready cash, many disadvantaged but hardworking students stand to hugely benefit from small loans.

Unfortunately, access to micro loans can be expensive in several banks, and most banks will not fund small amounts for buying notebooks and guides. But that’s where several students and their families require support.

Kolkata-based mPokket, founded by Gaurav Jalan in 2015, wants to make it easy for students and young working professionals to access instant loans during times of need. Leer más SobreThis startup clocked $9M in revenue by lending to just students and the self-employed