Every School, A Smart School

Foradian builds educational software to simplify the life of institution administrators and teachers so that they can focus on the most important thing : educating our children. We are bridging the digital divide in education by offering Fedena Core as open source and selling premium product and services at affordable pricing.

Our Story

Innovating education technologies since 2009

2019
November

Fedena 3.8 release with 2 new features, 10+ enhancements. Enquiry Module with Analytic Dashboard, Advance Fees Payment, Email Revamp and more.

2019
April

Foradian celebrates 10 years of innovation, success & growth in education technology.

2019
April

Introducing our new CEO Neelakantha Karinje. Neel has huge experience in growing and scaling-up startups. Also, since 2012 he has mentored and guided us in growing Foradian to the present level.

2019
February

Fedena 3.7 release with 3 new features and 6 enhancements. Comprised of Custom Report Card Templates, New Transport Module and much more.

2018
September

Fedena 3.6.4 release with 8 new features and 4 enhancements. Comprised of ID Card & Certificate generator, skill-based evaluation in Gradebook and much more.

2018
July

Fedena 3.6.3 release with 4 new features and 7 enhancements. Comprised of reports centre, leave balance report, bulk import of marks in a grade-book and much more.

2018
May

BETTER 2018: World's first School Operations Development Virtual Summit, where our handpicked expert speakers shared their knowledge on how to operate schools efficiently.

2018
February

Fedena 3.6.2 release with 4 new features and 2 enhancements. Comprised of Tax module, Invoice generation, Gallery update and many more.

2017
December

Fedena 3.6.1 released with 2 new features and 4 enhancements. Comprise fees receipt number generation, attendance transfer mode and more.

2017
October

Fedena 3.6 released with 5 new features and 3 enhancements. Beta version of Gradebook, Sibling report and lot more.

2017
September

Launched Fedena Connect. Better way to stay connected with everyone.

2017
June

The new 3.5.5 release comes up with a new internal messaging system, with an improved interface. It is introduced to work with new upcoming Fedena mobile app.

2017
May

The new 3.5.4 release comes with a full revamp of the Applicant registration module, updates to the leave reports, finance reports and a lot more enhancements and bug fixes

2017
April

Foradian celebrates 8 years of innovation, success & growth in education technology.

2017
February

The new 3.5.3 release comes with updates to Transport Reports, Fee payments, SMS module, and a whole lot more!

2016
December

The new 3.5.2 release comes with security fixes, new CCE reports module and online payment. A new transfer certificate generator will help you with TCs for your schools.

2016
July

The new 3.5.1 release comes with security fixes, Finance and Fee module updates, User Interface enhancements to improve your over all experience using Fedena

2016
May

Foradian's custom made productivity application, Fluxday is now open source. Responsible for our hyper growth in the past few years.

2016
Apr

Foradian celebrates 7 years of innovation, success & growth in education technology.

2016
March

Foradian is featured in 'Make in India' initiative by the Government of India.

2016
Feb

Uzity - A simple & powerful Learning Management system from the team that built Fedena

2016
Feb

Fedena 3.5 released. Our biggest release yet with loads of powerful features making Fedena one of the most stable and strongest School Information Management system.

2015
Nov

Foradian wins Deloitte Technology Fast50 India for the second time in a row.

2015
Aug

Top user reward program intiated - Two educators from the leading schools using Fedena school ERP win an iPad or Kindle.

2015
July

Yourstory selects Foradian as one of the Top B2B company to work for in India.

2015
May

Fedena Enterprise Division launched. Fedena Enterprise offers tailor-made solutions for a premium service experience for school information management systems.

2015
April

Fedena 3.4.2 released with 3 new features and 9 enhancements. Scheduling exams and processing fees become easier and faster.

2015
March

Entrepreneur.com mentions Fedena as one of the companies that is teaching Educators what good 'Disruption' means.

2015
January

Srikanth Iyer(ex-CEO, Pearson India), Yaron Valler(MD, Sela Venture Capital) & Vikas Vig(Partner, Mohinder Puri & Co.) joins the advisory board of Foradian.

2014
December

Foradian bagged the Express I.T Awards 2014 in MSME Category, based on the evaluation criterion design by PwC(PricewaterhouseCoopers)

2014
December

Fedena 3.4 released with 9 new features & 14 feature enhancements.

2014
November

Foradian receives Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India 2014 Award as one of the fastest growing companies in India.

2014
October

Featured on NDTV in their show 'Heads up'. The show covered integration of technology into curriculum.

2014
September

Fedena gets a special mention award as the Best ICT product at IDA Awards at World Didac India.

2014
September

Foradian shifts to a new and bigger office space in HSR Layout, Bangalore, India.

2014
August

Fedena wins World Education Summit Award in Private Sector - Enterprise Resource Planning Category.

2014
July

HP India partners with Fedena as technology partners for their education vertical.

2014
April

Foradian raises $2 million funding from William Bissell of Fabindia. Major portion of the fund assigned to product enhancement and innovation.

2014
January

Fedena 3.0 launched with a whole new user experience and consolidated dashboard.

2013
November

Launched Uzity beta, the free and easy to use online training and learning management system.

2013
October

Prestigious higher education institution of India IIT BHU is powered by Fedena.

2013
September

Fedena App Frame concept and secure API Launched to enable mass customization of Fedena through 3rd party technology partners.

2013
July

Edtech Revolution is an initiative by Foradian to feature the disruptive EdTech startups.

2013
May

Foradian wins UKTI's first ever competition for Indian innovators

2013
March

Fedena Marketplace launched. An initiative to connect buyers and sellers of education technology products and services.

2013
February

Fedena SaaS version launched making it the best cloud based school information management system. And Fedena is now available in Italian.

2013
January

Fedena was a finalist in NASSCOM Social innovation honors for the outstanding work done by the team to enhance education technology for the benefit of all.

2013
January

Foradian received Star Entrepreneur Award at India International Innovation Summit.

2012
December

Fedena now avialable in Chinese.

2012
October

Foradian Technologies received the prestigious NASSCOM Emerge 10 award for innovation in product and business model.

2012
September

Fedena 2.3 is released to the public on Teachers day of India. Fedena started supported global grading standards of CWA, GPA and CCE. With this version Fedena supported 8 languages. English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Japanese, Marathi, Hindi and Arabic.

2012
August

Foradian won the Edustars contest powered awarded by Accel Partners and yourstory.in as the best education startup from India.

2012
March

Foradian received the distinguished MIT TR35 award for innovation in the education sector as an emerging technology company.

2012
February

Fedena introduced developer license program for its partners all around the world to enable innovation by embedding white labelled Fedena into their product range.

2012
January

Fedena 2.2 released with i18n/RTL support. Introduced the innovative auto suggest tool for easy navigation. Fedena adapt to being plugin friendly. Add-on modules can now be developed as plugins. Making it one of the most robust school information management systems.

2011
August

Fedena 2.1 released with extensive new functionality. A new icon set was designed. Major enhancements implemented in the Finance and Human Resource Module.

2011
August

Project Sampoorna began - a school management system project, implemented by the Education Department of the Government of Kerala to automate the systems and processes of over 15,000 schools in the state. Sampoorna is developed by IT@School Project using the open source version of Fedena. Through this project, the government saved more than $10million annually.

2010
August

This time the Project Fedena team was invited to give a talk on Pedagogical Freedom - Debian, Free Software, and Education for DebConf10 Columbia University, Newyork City.

2010
August

Version 2.0 of Fedena codenamed 'Magic' is released after one long year of non-stop coding and optimizations. Human Resource and Finance modules are now available in the open source version.

2010
April

Version 1.0 of Fedena released to public as open source. Started a new revolution in education technology software. Everyone loved Fedena at first sight. Most importantly, Fedena was released under the business friendly license of Apache License 2.0

2010
March

Arvind, CTO of Foradian and the brains behind Fedena, gave a presentation on 'Project Fedena and Why Ruby on Rails' at RubyConf2010 - India.

2009
August

First successful test run of Fedena in a school in Kasaragod, Kerala, India. It was a simple student information system with only four modules.

2009
May

Started development of custom student information system to a school. Initially named as 'Foredu' and later rebranded as 'Fedena'. Focus on simplicity and usability.

2009
April

Official Launch of Foradian Technologies Pvt Ltd. Founded by a team of eight childhood friends and their mutual friends as a webdesign company with a special focus on creativity.