OpenClassrooms raised an $80 million Series C funding round led by Lumos Capital Group.

France United States 28 April 2021

OpenClassrooms, a Paris, France-based operator of an online education platform in French and English, announced it completed a funding round of $80 million, series C.

The money was raised from investors led by Lumos Capital Group, joined by GSV, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), Salesforce Ventures as well as from existing shareholders General Atlantic and Bpifrance.

OpenClassrooms, founded in 2012 by Mathieu Nebra and Pierre Dubuc, developed an educational platform designed to provide training services to future UX designers, data scientists, and web developers. The training courses take 6 to 12 months of full-time work to complete and the company guarantees getting a job upon graduation.

OpenClassrooms previously raised $60 million in 2018, out of a total of almost 70.

Total investments received (USD): 149.67M