Shantanu Rooj

Shantanu Rooj is one of the founding member and CEO of SchoolGuru Eduserve Pvt. Ltd. He is a CBSE All India Topper and a Gold Medalist from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University followed by a Masters in Management Studies from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management and Executive Management Program in Global Business Management from IIM,Kolkata. Shantanu has earlier held key positions in HCL-Hewlett Packard Ltd. But the entrepreneurial itch was too hard to resist and he decided to quit his job and founded Paradyne (now called Glodyne) followed by Broadllyne and SchoolGuru. He is a passionate education entrepreneur, investor and speaker. He also serves on the Board of SchoolGuru Eduserve.

Latest Articles By Shantanu Rooj

Empowering Education: Skills That Need To Be Included In K12 Learning


By introducing the young learners to 21st-century skills, not only can we make them future-ready but also train them to be better citizens and great leaders.

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Life-changing Or Cosmetic Changes: How Does NEP Affect A Common University Student

NEP has put an emphasis on multi-disciplinary under-graduate education - students will be encouraged to take up multidisciplinary subjects and merge that with vocational and soft skills.

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How Online Learning Is Transforming Education Paradigm In India

The first and immediate response to the crisis was universities shifting into a ‘business resilience mode’ and making attempts to simply replicate their traditional learning environment on the web.

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Turning Qualifications To Jobs

UGC’s recent guidelines asking HEI’s to ensure 50% students get to Jobs is aspirational as well as daunting for Universities

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Collaboration In Education

A meaningful collaboration between Industry and Academia can be an effective tool for bridging unemployment of graduating students.

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