Kota Factory is an 2019 Indian Hindi-language web series created by Saurabh Khanna and directed by Raghav Subbu for The Viral Fever. The story is set is in Kota, which is a hub for many coaching centres where students come from all over India to prepare for various entrance exams. The show follows the life of 16-year-old Vaibhav (Mayur More) who moves to Kota from Itarsi. It shows the life of students in the city, and Vaibhav’s efforts to get into IIT. It also stars Jitendra Kumar, Ahsaas Channa, Alam Khan and Ranjan Raj in prominent roles. The series feature musical score and a soundtrack album composed by Karthik Rao and Simran Hora, with an additional soundtrack composed and produced by Ankur Tewari and The Ghalat Family band. The cinematography for the series were handled by Jerin Paul and was edited by Gourav Gopal Jha. It was shot in colour and graded into monochrome later on post production, thus becoming the first black-and-white web series in India.Kota Factory Season 1-2 Download.
Saurabh Khanna, the creator of the show, says that through Kota Factory he aims to change the perspective about Kota and IIT preparation which he feels has always been one sided emphasising on the trauma that education brings in a student’s life. The series which contains of five episodes were premiered simultaneously on TVFPlay and YouTube on 16 April 2019, and the season finale premiered on 14 May 2019. The series received overwhelming response from critics, praising the monochrome setting, the realistic portrayal of coaching centres in India, and the major technical aspects of the series. Following its positive response, the makers renewed for a second season, which will stream on Netflix.On 30 August 2021, Netflix announced that the second season of the series will premiere on 24 September 2021.Vaibhav comes to Kota in the middle of academic year and joins Prodigy coaching Classes. He is allotted the last batch of the centre, A10. He meets Meena, also in Prodigy, who tells him that he should not accept A10. He speaks to Deepak, the Head Manager of Prodigy but is denied any change. Then, he meets Jeetu Bhaiya, the Physics lecturer.