DeZyre offers job relevant certification courses through the internet. College Students and Working Professionals learn from industry faculty through recorded videos and other digital aides. DeZyre's faculty have backgrounds from Goldman Sachs, Stanford University, IIT, Merrill Lynch & Credit Suisse. Currently DeZyre offers various certifications in management and will soon add more domains.DeZyre was Founded in 2011 by Binny Mathews and Omair Aasim. Binny oversees Course Development and Business Development. Binny was an Investment Banker with Credit Suisse in New York and San Francisco. He has also worked for Quinstreet in San Francisco – one of the world’s largest online education directories. Omair oversees all technology engineering and has single-handedly built the DeZyre platform. Omair also leads the Online Marketing efforts. Omair used to be a Senior Applications Developer with JP Morgan Chase in the US, and has wide exposure to developing highly secure and user-friendly commerce platforms. Omair also has many successful side projects such as vertical search engines, affiliate network and entertainment auditioning platform.
On DeZyre.com, students and working professionals learn job relevant skills from industry faculty. Teaching is 100% online and is through recorded videos. DeZyre’s adaptive learning platform customizes learning to each student’s needs by providing continuous assessment and interactive feedback. Doubts are cleared by the faculty on the message board or through one-on-one phone sessions.
The founders felt that there has been an explosion of new job profiles in India over the last decade and a pertinent solution to fill this skill-gap was through online skill development. “Moreover we believe that the best people to teach these skills are industry practitioners and not university professors. We see a future, where a skill certification will be a must along with a college degree for everyone,” says Binny.
DeZyre’s unique value proposition is to connect talented professionals to students through recorded video lessons. DeZyre provides a unique combination of video lectures were students can see the faculty, interactive quizzes and topics that are very relevant to the workplace. DeZyre’s customers are mostly final year college students and working professionals. The courses are taken mostly to position themselves for an interview, move jobs, get promotions, get higher salaries and add more value to their teams. Students pay for the courses and faculty get revenue share. Courses are priced between Rs. 500 to Rs. 4,600. Students also purchase complimentary services such as doubt clearing sessions, case studies etc.
Check out the courses on offer by DeZyre, here.