Byju's CEO

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Byju's Founder Raveendran Is Out Of Hurun Rich List 2023

Byju Raveendran, the founder of edtech startup Byju's, has been left off the latest Hurun India rich list, amid valuation markdowns faced by the company. Notably,  Reliance Industries' Mukesh Ambani has reclaimed the title of the richest Indian, surpassing Gautam Adani, confirmed Hurun's list. The list, with exit of Byju's, came days after it was reported that online higher education platform Great Learning is looking to to buy Byju's.

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 09:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Byju's, Harun List, Richest Man, Indian Business, Mukesh Ambani

BYJU's - Dream 11

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Dream 11 To Sponsor Jersey Of Indian Cricket Squad: BCCI

Dream 11 replaced Byju's and become the sponsor for the jersey of the Indian Cricket Team. Notably, BYJU's had quit after the end of the last financial cycle and BCCI had invited closed bids for its new sponsor and Dream11, which is going to be the prominent finance investor for Jersey. "Yes, Dream11 will be the new jersey sponsor of the Indian team," said the BCCI in an official statement.

Sat, 01 Jul 2023 - 11:59 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BCCI, Indian sports, Dream 11, Byju's, Ed-tech

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shah Rukh Khan

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Byju's & Its Ambassador Shah Rukh Khan Asked To Return Student's Money

Madhya Pradesh district consumer court panel issued a notice to Byju's and its ambassador Shah Rukh Khan, to return money and pay compensation to students. Hearing the complaint of a woman Priyanka Dikshit, who said that she enrolled with the ed-tech platform to get coaching for IAS preparation, and had paid Rs 1.18 lakhs, but got no coaching from Byju's. She further said, despite promises, Byju's failed to refund fees.

Mon, 01 May 2023 - 09:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Shah Rukh Khan, Byju's, Consumer Court, IAS Coaching, Education

Courtesy: Economic Times


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Raids Carried Out At Byju's Premises Under FEMA

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) conducted raids at the Byju's, an ed-tech company, on April 29. As per sources, the searches carried out at the Byju's premises under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA.) The probe agency searched two business and one residential premises in connection with money laundering, It said, the company received foreign direct investment worth Rs 28,000 crore and sent Rs 9,754 crores to various foreign entities… read-more

Sat, 29 Apr 2023 - 12:54 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ED, FEMA, National Business, Raids Search, Byju's

AP Govt-BYJU's Representative

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AP Govt Signs MoU With Byju's Aiming Enhanced Digital Education

Andhra Pradesh Government signs a MoU with the Ed-tech company Byju's, aiming enhanced digital education for students in state-run schools. On June 16, CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Education Minister Botsa Satyanarayana, and Byju's VP Sushmit Sarkar signed the agreement, assuring digital-education content to Class IV-X students. Furthermore, the AP Government also decided to provide tablets and other gadgets to 4.7 lakh Class VIII students, worth… read-more

Fri, 17 Jun 2022 - 11:31 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Andhra Pradesh, Byju's, Digital Education, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, MoU

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Byju Raveendran-Byju

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Edu-Tech Byju's Seeks To Invest $200 Million To Establish Offline Coaching Centres

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 05:12 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: business, Startups, Byju's, offline coaching centres, students

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Shah Rukh Khan in a Byju's ads.

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Byju's Ceases SRK's Ads Over Son Aryan Khan's Arrest: Drug Case

Byju's has reportedly stopped ads featuring Khan in the wake of his son Aryan Khan's arrest in a drug case in Mumbai. However, there is no official announcement but a person associated with the matter said, ''The company which is in the area of education wouldn't like to seen in promotions with him given the controversy.'' Notably, SRK is a brand ambassador of the company since 2017.  

Sat, 09 Oct 2021 - 04:59 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Byju's, drug, Actor Shah Rukh Khan, Ads

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Byju's CEO Raveendran

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Byju's Announces Acquisition Of 'Toppr', 'Great Learning'

Following the acquisition of US-based "Epic", India's education startup Byju's has decided to acquire two platforms namely "Toppr" and "Great Learning" on July 25. Reportedly, the company will pay $600 million to "Great Learning" and $150 million to "Toppr". It is expected that Great learning's acquisition will help the BYJU's to take on "upGrad" and 'Simplilearn'. Moreover, Toppr's base will improve its market in ''the K-12 learning segment… read-more

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 12:22 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Byju's, Toppr, great learning, Acquisition

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Byju's founder and CEO Raveendran

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Byju's Acquires US Based Digital Reading Platform 'Epic' For $500 Mn

In a bid to expand its presence in the USA's education market, Bangalore-based startup Byju's will acquire the digital reading platform "Epic" for $500 million. Epic is regarded as the world's largest digital reading platform for kids 12 and under, which hosts a million teachers and 50 million kids use the platform. Meanwhile, Byju's founder Raveendran said the expansion will ''hugely accelerate'' our revenue by March 2022.

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 12:50 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Byju's, Epic, Digital Reading, Online education

Courtesy: Bloomberg Quint

Byju's Aakash

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BYJU's Acquires Test Prep Giant Aakash Educational Services

Bengaluru-based EduTech platform Byju's on April 5 revealed that the company, through a merger, has acquired Aakash Educational Services Limited. Planning to invest further in Aakash, Byju’s will allow the services of Aakash to be independently operated by founders JC Chaudhary and Aakash Chaudhary. BYJU’s founder Byju Raveendran said the new hybrid system will create impactful experiences for students with the help of over 200 brick-and-… read-more

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 08:48 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Aakash Educatioal Services, Byju's, Merger, Online education

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