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Byju's To Fire 2500 Staff Under New Plan, Aims Profit By March 2023

Edtech Byju's decided to plan their 2022-2023 strategy and become a profitable organisation by March 2023. In a statement, co-founder Divya Gokulnath said, to optimise its marketing and operational cost, which will lead to the retrenchment of 5% of employees or about 2,500 people in the next six months. Moreover, Byju will start focussing on building brand awareness with new partnerships and hiring 10,000 teachers for Indian and overseas… read-more

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 01:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Byjus, New Plan, Market Strategy, New Teaching Staff recruitment, EdTech

NITI Aayog in partnership with BYJU'S

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Niti Aayog Partners With BJYU's To Help Government School Students

Niti Aayog in partnership with BYJU's plans to provide free access and premium resources to students of classes 6-12 in government schools to 112 aspirational districts of India. Niti Aayog CEO, Amitabh Kant announced the initiative virtually on September 16. BYJU's will provide free coaching classes to over 3,000 "meritorious" students of classes 11-12 for engineering. The medical entrance exam preparation is taken care of by Aakash… read-more

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 07:17 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Niti Aayog, Byjus, Education, Aspirational districts, government schools

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BYJU'S Becomes ICC's Global Partner; Gets Digital Rights For Events

Indian Ed-tech giant BYJU'S has become the global ally of International Cricket Council (ICC) until 2023. As per the agreement, BYJU'S will partner ICC across all events, including upcoming Men's T-20 World Cup and ICC Women's World Cup. Besides, the platform will also have digital and broadcasting rights for all ICC events. In addition to this, BYJU'S will help ICC in enhancing the interaction with fans by creating innovative campaigns.

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 02:33 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Byjus, ICC, Byju Raveendran, World Cricket

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Byjus App

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Byju’s Gets $500 Million Investment from Silver Lake

Edu-tech firm Byju’s has attracted $500 million investment from the US-based Silver Lake. The investment has taken Byju’s valuation to $10.8 billion. The firm has already raised $1 billion this year from investors including Tiger Global and General Atlantic investing $200 million each. Byju’s CEO Byju Raveendran said, “We are fortunate to be in a sector of positive relevance and excited about the opportunities to redefine the future of… read-more

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 01:15 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Byjus, Online Learning, Byju Raveendran, Educational tools

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Dream11 IPL

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IPL: BCCI Rejects Dream11's 2021 and 2022 Bid

BCCI on August 18 officially confirmed that Dream11 acquired the IPL title sponsorship for 2020. Dream11 won the rights for Rs 222 crore, bidding higher than Tata, Byju's and Unacademy. Dream11 proposed a three-year deal for IPL 2021 and IPL 2022. BCCI has rejected the offer due to a "low" bid. The IPL 2020 is set to start from September 19 and played till November 10, in UAE.

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 11:17 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: IPL, Dream11, UAE, Byjus

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