Online Programming Learning Platform Progate Surpasses 400K Users

Bangalore, India, July 3, 2018 - Progate, Japan's biggest online platform for students to learn modern programming skills, announced that it has surpassed 400K users worldwide.

That is double the figure of October 2017, when the company first expanded their business to the global market launching its web service “Progate” in English.

Masa Kato CEO of Progate: “400K users is a great accomplishment and we are proud of Progate’s huge growth. We have 50K users in India, and it is the largest market following our home market. We hope to keep expanding further this year, particularly in India where people are active in STEM education from early ages and online learning is increasingly in demand.  progate-coding-learning-platform-400k-users

India is the first market where Progate has formed a local team. With an aim to upskill current workforces and prepare students for developer-focused careers, Progate has been engaging with educational institutions including the Indian Institute of Technology and other top tier engineering colleges in the country through the Progate Ambassador Community program. The program aims at making students job ready by equipping them with modern tools to learn and execute programming. The company currently offers special pricing for students in India. A certificate of completion is also being exclusively offered to users of the Progate web service in India.

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About Progate:

Bringing creativity to everyone, everywhere.

Progate started when its founders were inspired to empower others through programming in July 2014. Progate’s vision is to bring creativity to everyone, everywhere by providing the best learning environment in which beginners can learn programming while having fun.

Masa Kato co-founded Progate in 2014 and was selected by Forbes ASIA as one of the 30 entrepreneurs under 30 in March, 2018. Progate is now the largest online programming learning services in Japan with over 400,000 individual users and is used for self-study, in the classroom, and corporate in-house training.

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