Science subjects typically tend to frighten many learners due to the nature of the technical contents they possess. However, these subjects are important for one to understand as they give an insightful view on some of the key learnings.
A startup which is making strides in simplifying these concepts while making it both easy and fun to learn is BotClub.
Botclub is a practical sciences organization which focuses on enabling younger minds to see science behind things around them using Augmented Reality as their core teaching method.
The startup offers teaching methods including physical models, live functional models, and 3D models, utilizing the advanced real-time technologies for interactive e-learning.
So to put it in simpler terms Botclub is a B2B e-commerce platform that offers its services to educational institutions to help their students of class 6th to 12th understand and memorize scientific concepts with around 128 variants.
Founded by Mr. Harsha, a dynamic young graduate from Visakhapatnam he opines that educational institutes can shift from the traditional way of teaching to advanced teaching methods through Botclub’s teaching products/software.
“Providing an engaging learning experience is paramount for the success of any educational institution, and in particular success of an educator. Teachers now have a powerful tool in Augmented Reality making learning process faster, fun, and better than ever before” said Mr. Harsha.
Having started in the year 2017 Botclub has received funding from an angel investor and got registered in the Chennai Innovation and Technology Incubation Centre however shifted to Andhra Pradesh Incubation Society (APIS).
With sales having commenced in 2021 the startup claims to have delivered products to around 17 reputed educational institutions across Vijayawada, Vellore, and Tanjore.
Armed with a subscription model their prices range from Rs 3 lakhs to 9 lakhs per annum depending on what package the client choses.
Interested Educational institutes can avail of Botclub’s products through their website.
Below is a brief snapshot of the Startup:
Founder: K Harsha Vardhan
Incubated/Started (Year): 2019
Industry / Space: EduTech/DeepTech
Number of Team Members: 15
Funding Received: $200K
Claim to Fame: Winner at Chennai next startup challenge, 2019
Market of Operation: Chennai, Vizag, Vijayawada & Vellore
Aggressive Easy Going Methodical
PTIM (Person that inspires me): Steve Jobs. It was his persistent portrayal of passion irrespective of the outcomes that was truly inspiring.