New Delhi, 13 December 2016: MobiKwik – India’s largest independent mobile wallet – announced its association with leading education campuses in India and NCR, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and The Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), Delhi, for seamless digital payments at the Campus. The association will help college students pay for daily meals and basic amenities at the Campus since they have been impacted by the Government’s decision on demonetization.
Instantaneous payments at all outlets of JNU and IIT Delhi to be facilitated with MobiKwik
Mrinal Sinha, Chief Operating Officer – MobiKwik said, “We are proud to support India’s leading universities, where students from across the world come to study. Our association will facilitate digital payments for students, making their life hassle-free. MobiKwik having become synonymous with seamless payments, it is our constant endeavour to widen the MobiKwik payments network and help a larger section of people access digital payments.”
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi is one of the most reputed universities in the country, known for its leading faculties and research studies. There are more than 7000 students studying at the University. IIT Delhi is an autonomous and prestigious public technological institution of higher education in India. These are only two education institutions in India to have been listed in Quacquarelli Symonds’ (QS) list of top 200 universities globally in 2015. Each of the education and research institutions cater to almost 7000 students.
India’s trusted mobile wallet with more than 40 million users, MobiKwik has many firsts to its credit, including the Nearby service via which users can locate outlets where MobiKwik e-wallet is accepted within the app. Cash loading for mobile wallet through both cash pick-up and cash deposit is also available.
MobiKwik is an Indian wallet major with a network of more than 250,000 direct merchants and 40 million-plus users. Founded in 2009 by Bipin Preet Singh and Upasana Taku, the Company has raised three rounds of funding from Sequoia Capital, American Express, Tree Line Asia, MediaTek, GMO Payment Gateway, Cisco Investments and Net1. MobiKwik aspires to be the largest source of digital transactions in India.
One of the leading digital payments platforms for online and offline merchants, MobiKwik is powering payments for IRCTC, Uber, Meru Cabs, Big Bazaar, OYO Rooms, Zomato, PVR, Archies, WHSmith India, BookMyShow, Grofers, Big Basket, Dominos, Burger King, Pizza Hut, eBay, ShopClues, Myntra, Jabong, Pepperfry, Barista, Food Panda, Nearbuy, Van Heusen, Allen Solly, Louis Phillips, GoDaddy, MakeMyTrip.Last Updated - 13 Dec 2016