About us

An EdTech startup on a mission to empower students and professionals with professional communication skills and soft skills to make them employable and more effective at their jobs. WordsMaya works for employee learning and development for corporates as well as employability training for institutes with online blended (app+trainer) courses. WordsMaya is a Govt. of India recognized ‘startup’ under ‘Startup India’ mission and incubated and seed funded by IIM Calcutta Innovation Park. It is an education technology startup on a mission to empower 1 lakh youth with communication skills by 2021. WordsMaya has direct associations with various Universities, educational institutes and has served many companies and NGOs. WordsMaya has won several awards and accolades along the way. It was also selected as one of ‘Smart 50 Solutions to Transform India’, floated by IIM Calcutta and supported by Department of Science and Technology, for its scalable solution. WordsMaya was featured on NDTV 24×7 as well.

Key metrics


Paid Students and Professionals empowered


Institutes and Corporates and NGOs


Percent Completion Rate


Percent Learners improved by one grade

Our Approach

Blended Learning Model
Relevant Personalized Courses
Strong focus on learning outcomes


Harshad Bhagwat CEO, WordsMaya
Harshad Bhagwat
CEO, WordsMaya
Sandeep G. Khode COO, WordsMaya
Sandeep G. Khode
COO, WordsMaya

Our Accolades

Incubation and seed funding
In top 50 startups to transform India
Selected from 15000 applications Received a grant Department of Science and Technology
Media Mentions
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