China-based edtech companies raked in more than $1 billion in investment in 2015, or 37 percent of global funding for the year . Asia has the world’s highest regional growth rate for elearning, and an elearning market projected to be worth $12.1 billion by 2018. The hurdles? Edtech companies can expect to confront special regulatory and infrastructure challenges in
China, in addition to having to adapt content and design. The Chinese Ministry of Education is encouraging the growth of local MOOCs, with a policy that sets targets of 1,000 from Chinese universities by 2017 and 3,000 by 2020. Lessons for ed tech companies trying to grow in china can be found on the link below.