New Delhi: OYO Hotels & Homes on Tuesday said it has entered into a partnership with and educational technology start-up PlanetSpark, under which the hospitality chain will offer PlanetSpark space in its OYO Townhouses across India to set up more than 500 ‘new age’ learning centres for children.
Under the “Learn At Your Nearest OYO" model, these spaces will cater to all the learning needs of neighborhood children studying from kindergarten to Standard 8, OYO said in a release.
“We hope that our standardized and appealing interiors and modern amenities along with the quality education offered by PlanetSpark make for a great learning atmosphere and experience for the students," Ankit Tandon, chief operating officer - operated business, said in the release.
PlanetSpark, a startup funded by India’s largest test perparation company FIITJEE, currently has 400 learning centres across seven metros in India, and plans to to scale-up and fulfill the demand that is being generated on its Mobile App and other digital platforms.
One of India’s largest startups OYO itself has been scaling up its operations rapidly both in India and globally. The world’s third largest chain of leased and franchised hotels, homes and living spaces is rapidly expanding in countries like China and the US.