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About upGrad

upGrad is India’s largest online higher education company. Founded in early 2015, upGrad has on-boarded over 30K paid learners and impacted more than half a million individuals globally, within a short span of 5 years.
 upGrad provides online programs in the areas of Data Science, Technology, Management and Law to college students, working professionals and enterprises. These programs are designed and delivered in collaboration with top-notch universities like IIT Madras, IIIT Bangalore, MICA, Jindal Global Law School, Duke CE, Deakin University, Liverpool John Moores University and others.

Partnership Opportunity

Authorised business associates play a crucial role in our growth and we believe that it is with this support, that we can take the online learning revolution in India to a much wider customer base. Hence we believe in fully supporting our associates based in each and every location.

Why Become An upGrad Business Associate?


  • Relevant & Cutting edge new programs, upgrades, as per industry trends 
  • Gain expertise from some of the best in the industry, while owning a business venture
  • Proven business concept and operating model
  • Brand leverage provided through upGrad ATL campaign
  • Early Break-even point and high ROI
  • Extensive support and continuous engagement

Startup Cost

We expect commitment and reliability from our Authorised Business Associates as they are our face in front of thousands of customers and the quality and consistency that they bring to the process speak for our company.

  • Space- 500-700 Sqft in commercial/ semi commercial area.
  • Investment 15-20L.
  • Local-level marketing, network of students & working professionals.
  • You must be a legally registered entity.

Terms & Conditions

  • The final admission decision will be taken by upGrad and partner university/ company on respective programs. 
  • Authorised Business Associates are not allowed to collect fees or a block amount on behalf of upGrad.


Contact us at:+91-9716199201
Email: shahnawaz1.ahmad@upgrad.com