The event, which will be India’s biggest coding competition, is supported by the world's leading software development platform GitHub for 13+ years category and astronomical sciences edtech startup Navars Edutech for 5+ years category
Codeyoung is a private start-up that provides live online coding classes to K12 students. It was founded by IIT- Delhi alumni Shailendra Dhakad and Rupika Taneja in December 2019 and is based in Bangalore, Karnataka. The ed-tech start-up offers coding courses to K12 students between 5-16 years of age. In September 2020, Codeyoung had raised $400,000 in a seed round from US-based Guild Capital. It claims to have enrolled over 15,000 students from five countries and intends to enrol 100,000 students by the end of 2021. Codeyoung’s major competitor is a China based start-up, Zuoyebang.