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BYJU'S

Byju's is an India-based E-learning platform that offers online tutoring classes and study materials for school students. Read more

Byju Raveendran's photo - Founder & CEO of BYJU'S

Founder & CEO

Byju Raveendran

CEO Approval Rating

85/100

Founded:

2008

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Vedantu is BYJU'S's top competitor. Vedantu is headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka, and was founded in 2011. Vedantu is in the Educational Technology (Ed Tech) field. Vedantu generates 1.25% the revenue of BYJU'S.

Unacademy is seen as one of BYJU'S's top competitors. Unacademy's headquarters is in Bengaluru, Karnataka, and was founded in 2015. Unacademy competes in the Educational Software industry. Unacademy generates 3.07% of BYJU'S's revenue.

Khan Academy has been one of BYJU'S's top competitors. Khan Academy was founded in 2005, and its headquarters is in Palo Alto, California. Like BYJU'S, Khan Academy also operates in the E-Learning field. Khan Academy has 9,550 fewer employees than BYJU'S.

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BYJU'S Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Hash Education Pvt. Ltd.

Mar 2021

Source »
undisclosed
Hashlearn is an online portal that connects students in classes 8-12 with tutors from various institutes.
Inspilearn Education Pvt. Ltd.

Feb 2021

Source »
$2.1M
Scholr is a mobile-based application that provides doubt solving and tutoring classes for students.
Aakash Educational Services Limited

Jan 2021

Source »
$1B
AESL owns and operates a chain of educational institutions that provides medical entrance coaching programs and study materials for students.
LabInApp Technology Pvt Ltd.

Sep 2020

Source »
$500K
LabInApp develops a 3D virtual simulation learning platform that enables students and teachers to perform science activities and experiments.
WhiteHat Education Technology Pvt. Ltd.

Aug 2020

Source »
$300M
WhiteHat Jr is an educational technology platform that offers programming, coding and application development courses for K-12 students.

These are all the companies that BYJU'S has acquired. BYJU'S has acquired 9 companies and its latest acquisition was Hash Education Pvt. Ltd. in Mar 2021. Hashlearn is an online portal that connects students in classes 8-12 with tutors from various institutes.

BYJU'S Funding History

Since BYJU'S was founded in 2008, it has participated in 20 rounds of funding. In total BYJU'S has raised $3.2B. BYJU'S's last funding round was on Jun 2021 for a total of $50.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Series F
Jun 2021
$50M

India Infoline Finance Limited

Equity
Jun 2021
$340M
Series F
Mar 2021
$460M
Series F
Sep 2020
$300M
Series F
Sep 2020
$500M

Since BYJU'S was founded in 2008, it has participated in 20 rounds of funding. In total BYJU'S has raised $3.2B. BYJU'S's last funding round was on Jun 2021 for a total of $50.0M

BYJU'S Investments

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These are all the companies that BYJU'S has invested in. BYJU'S has invested 9 companies and its latest investment was Hash Education Pvt. Ltd. in Mar 2021. Hashlearn is an online portal that connects students in classes 8-12 with tutors from various institutes.

BYJU'S News

June 21, 2021The Financial Express

Byju's gets a fresh Rs 363.45 crore from investors

The latest funding comes a little over a week after a clutch of investors including UBS Group, Blacks... See more »
June 19, 2021TV News4U

BYJU'S celebrates #PapaToPartner moments this Father's Day

New Delhi: BYJU'S, the world's leading ed-tech company with 100 million registered students on its fl... See more »
June 17, 2021BW DISRUPT

ADQ Invests In BYJU's

The funding by ADQ is reportedly part of USD 350 million round that values the company at USD 16.5 bi... See more »
June 16, 2021Asian Venture Capital Journal

India's Byju's raises $340m at $16.5b valuation

Indian education platform Byju's has raised about $340 million at a post-money valuation of $16.5 bil... See more »
June 14, 2021The Tech Portal

Byju's tops India's unicorn valuation charts following a $350Mn fundraise

BYJU's (often stylized as Byju's), the most popular and largest online education...... See more »
June 12, 2021TechCrunch

UBS investment makes Byju's the most valuable startup in India

Edtech giant Byju's has become the most valuable startup in India after raising about $350 million in... See more »
June 10, 2021MarketScreener

Announces Gaming Camp for Kids

(marketscreener.com) BYJU'S FutureSchool is pleased to announce a gaming camp for kids that will take... See more »

BYJU'S Blogs

August 26, 2019Byju's Blog

Mobile Education Apps Changing The Face Of Traditional Classrooms

Change is inevitable, and it leaves a mark in every sphere of our lives. The field of knowledge is no... See more »
January 1, 2019Byju's Blog

Quadratic Equation

We have already discussed about Polynomial in Algebra. A polynomial equation having degree of two is ... See more »
December 26, 2018Byju's Blog

Diamagnetism

Magnetic properties of a substance are its response to an external magnetic force. Depending on magne... See more »
December 25, 2018Byju's Blog

Difference Between Celsius And Fahrenheit

Units of Temperature There are many units to measure temperature, but the most popular unit to measur... See more »
December 23, 2018Byju's Blog

Center of Mass

What is Center of Mass? We can define center of mass which is abbreviated as COM as a position of an ... See more »
December 20, 2018Byju's Blog

Carbon Resistor and its Structure

What are Carbon Resistors? There are many materials used to produce resistance particularly metals an... See more »
December 18, 2018Byju's Blog

The Electromagnetic Spectrum And X-Rays

What are X-rays? X Rays are part of the electromagnetic spectrum having wavelengths in the range betw... See more »

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BYJU'S Headquarters

4/1, Bannerghatta Main Road 2nd Floor, Tower D, IBC Knowledge Park

Bengaluru, Karnataka560029

91-98800-31619

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BYJU'S Summary

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Byju's is an India-based E-learning platform that offers online tutoring classes and study materials for school students. BYJU'S was founded in 2008. BYJU'S's headquarters is located in Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN 560029. It has raised 3.2B in 20 rounds....

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BYJU'S's Founder & CEO, Byju Raveendran, currently has an approval rating of 85%. BYJU'S's primary competitors are Vedantu, Unacademy & Khan Academy.

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byjus.com

Frequently Asked Questions about BYJU'S

  1. When was BYJU'S founded?

    BYJU'S was founded in 2008
  2. Who is BYJU'S's CEO?

    BYJU'S's CEO is Byju Raveendran
  3. How much revenue does BYJU'S generate?

    BYJU'S generates $382.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does BYJU'S have?

    BYJU'S has historically raised $3.2B in funding
  1. Where is BYJU'S's headquarters?

    BYJU'S's headquarters is in Bengaluru Karnataka, IN
  2. How many employees does BYJU'S have?

    BYJU'S has 10,250 employees
  3. What sector does BYJU'S operate in?

    BYJU'S is in E-Learning, Educational Materials
  4. Who are BYJU'S's competitors?

    BYJU'S's top competitors are Vedantu, Unacademy, Khan Academy