Dr. Madhukar G Angur, Chancellor and Founder of Alliance University, Bangalore is planning to invest in startups in education domain. The main agenda behind the decision is to extend its hands to education startups struggling to find financial support for their business. This is an attempt to encourage start-ups in the education sector by providing resources to kick-start their business.
Alliance University is a private university established in Karnataka State and is recognized by the UGC. Moving ahead the university aims to register its name among the best universities in the world by the year 2025.
After working in the USA for over 27 years as a professor and scholar at many leading universities worldwide, Madhukar Angur decided to return to India to change the course of education for the better. He holds a Ph.D. degree from the University of Texas, USA; a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA) from IIM, India and a B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, India. He hasn’t stopped his desire to bring about a growth in the education space with just Alliance university but servers as a mentor and investor for many edu-tech startups. His expertise in this field has lead founders to carve a clear path for their startups.
Dr. Madhukar Angur is also the founder/cofounder of many companies in the USA includes AngSys, Inc., Sharptech Solutions, Inc., ISW Worldwide, Social Systems Research Institute, Inc., and PrintSites, Inc., among others. Dr. Madhukar G. Angur also served as the Principle Investigator of the Childhood Asthma Tack Force in the Mid-West America, a seminal healthcare initiative of USA President Bill Clinton.
After having a long and glorious career in the education field, Dr. Angur is now all set to invest in education start-ups. The idea is to promote the entrepreneurial spirit, encourage them and provide necessary funding to them. The help will be intended to those who either want to start their own business or already holding it.