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

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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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