BYJU'S

Byju's is India' largest Edtech (Learning) Company that is reinventing how students learn through its learning app (Byju's- The Learning App). It offers learning programs that are effective and engaging for students in class 6-12, and for competitive exams like CAT, IAS, and GRE GMAT. It has 7 Mn+ users on it's platform today.

BYJU’S mission is to help children fall in love with learning. It's learning products have enabled millions of students across the globe to take the initiative to learn on their own.

Byju's was founded in 2008 by Byju Raveendran in Bangalore, Karnataka with an additional office in New Delhi, India. 

BYJU’S is paving the way for new-age, geography-agnostic learning tools that sit at the cross section of mobile, interactive content and adaptive learning methodologies.

BYJU 'S has over 33 million downloads and 2.3 million annual paid subscriptions. With an average time of 64 minutes being spent by a student on the app every day, the BYJU’S app is making learning enjoyable and effective.

 

BYJU'S is backed by global leading investors including General Atlantic, Tencent Holdings, Tiger Global Management, Naspers, IFC Venture Capital Group and others. The company raised $200M in a new round of funding on Jan 09, 2020. This brings BYJU’S total funding to $1.125B to date. The round also gives the company a valuation of $8B.

 

BYJU'S was previously valued at $5.5B on Jul 10, 2019. BYJU'S has also acquired TutorVista.com, Vidyartha (SPAN Thoughtworks Pvt. Ltd.), Math Adventures & Osmo to-date.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2008
  • Funding Info: $1.125B over 12 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Private Equity)
  • Yearly Revenue: $230M-$250M (2019)
  • Employee Size: 1001-5000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $8B as of Jan 09, 2020
  • City/Town: Bangalore
  • State: Karnataka
  • Country: India
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