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Founded Gurgaon, India (2007)
Owner Educomp Solutions Ltd
Founder(s) Amitabh Nagpal

"StudyPlaces" is one of the first global international education portals in India is run by Savvica Inc.,[1] an online learning company based in Toronto, Ontario Canada.[2] is visited by more a hundred thousand students every month and has more than 600,000 registered members.[3]

Services[edit] provides information on all fields of education. At students get these services free of cost:

Career Counseling[edit]

StudyPlaces’ counselors work to help answer students questions and guide them in the right direction for their schooling and career paths.

Practice Tests[edit]

StudyPlaces provides students with a number of free practice tests, information, and learning tools to help them prepare for studying in both India and internationally in various fields.[4]

Discussion Forums[edit]

StudyPlaces has a number of forums where users can post questions and share information regarding schools, admission processes, and acquiring visa’s in various countries and discussions based around Engineering, MBA programs, Medicine, and Law.[5]

College Search[edit]

Their college search allows students to find schools applicable to their interests, areas of study and academic standing. In addition, it offers a number of articles and resources and descriptions of many schools and their offerings.[6]


The home page of the website features stories relating to various career paths, often integrated into the articles are further resources to help guide individuals towards getting involved in the specific career. Additionally, articles can feature institution highlights and social and economic trends in the education world.


  1. ^ "Educomp acquires". Financial Express. February 5, 2010. Retrieved May 30, 2011. 
  2. ^ "StudyPlaces Profile". Industry Canada. March 2010. Retrieved May 30, 2011. 
  3. ^ " - Portal for Higher Education". Killer Startups. Retrieved May 30, 2011. 
  4. ^ "The Buzz in Big Cities". Calcutta, India: April 16, 2008. Retrieved June 3, 2011. 
  5. ^ "About us". Retrieved May 30, 2011. 
  6. ^ " A unique web based platform for career counselling, education information search". Retrieved June 3, 2011.