[

byju

]
After raising multiple rounds of funding last year, both edtech companies have been on an acquisition spree, and continue to scout for strategic buyouts.(Shutterstock)

Byju’s nears deal to acquire rival Toppr

By Madhurima Nandy | Livemint
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 11:28 PM IST
Byju’s, which raised more than $1.25 billion in 2020 and is currently valued at $12 billion, acquired WhiteHat Jr, an online coding school for young children, for $300 million last August.
Close
The case of learning company Byjus which raised $200 million recently is well known(Shutterstock)
The case of learning company Byjus which raised $200 million recently is well known(Shutterstock)

Byju’s nears $150 million acquisition of edtech Rival

Bloomberg
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2021 04:07 PM IST
  • Founded in Bangalore in 2011, Byju’s has emerged as India’s leader in online learning. The company spent the latter half of 2020 raising capital from notable names including Mary Meeker and Yuri Milner. Two separate funding rounds led by Silver Lake and BlackRock valued the startup at $11 billion.
Close
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai, October 31, 2010. REUTERS/Nikhil Monteiro/FIle Photo(REUTERS)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai, October 31, 2010. REUTERS/Nikhil Monteiro/FIle Photo(REUTERS)

ICC announces BYJU'S as global partner until 2023

PTI
PUBLISHED ON FEB 08, 2021 02:03 PM IST
As a global partner, BYJU's will have extensive in-venue, broadcast, and digital rights across all ICC events.
Close
Byju Raveendran, founder & CEO of Byju's, an online Education Technology firm.(Mint)
Byju Raveendran, founder & CEO of Byju's, an online Education Technology firm.(Mint)

Byju’s raises $500 million from Silver Lake, other investors

By Salman SH | Livemint, Bengaluru
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2020 03:29 AM IST
Existing investors Tiger Global, General Atlantic and Owl Ventures also participated in the investment round, Byju’s said in a note on Tuesday.
Close
The online learning platform has taken the decision in the wake of ongoing COVID-19 health crisis.(Mint file)
The online learning platform has taken the decision in the wake of ongoing COVID-19 health crisis.(Mint file)

COVID-19 crisis: BYJU’S to provide free access to school students till April end

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2020 05:02 PM IST
BYJU’S said that the access to the learning program will further assist and help students continue with their preparation for the year-end examinations.
Close
Byju Raveendran, founder of edtech firm Byju’s.
Byju Raveendran, founder of edtech firm Byju’s.

Unacademy, Byju’s success lifts fortunes of edtech start-ups

By Meera Vankipuram
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2020 04:02 PM IST
India saw 34 venture capital deals worth $399 million in the education technology space last year
Close
Online classes are less expensive than conventional classes. (Representational image)(unsplash)
Online classes are less expensive than conventional classes. (Representational image)(unsplash)

Online video classes: A boon for medical aspirants from rural India

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2020 04:00 PM IST
Several major platforms such as NEETprep, BYJU’s, ICA Edu skills and Youth4works have started offering online programmes for medical aspirants. Read on to know more...
Close
Byju’s, which offers a mobile app that tutors children, said on Friday is raising an undisclosed sum from U.S. investment firm Tiger Global Management as it looks to fund an expansion into vernacular languages and online teaching.(Mint/File)
Byju’s, which offers a mobile app that tutors children, said on Friday is raising an undisclosed sum from U.S. investment firm Tiger Global Management as it looks to fund an expansion into vernacular languages and online teaching.(Mint/File)

Education startup Byju’s to add Tiger Global as investor

By Reuters | Bengaluru
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2020 03:40 PM IST
A person familiar with the matter said Tiger Global is investing $200 million and the round values the startup at around $8 billion.
Close
Virat Kohli (C) of India leads his team onto the field during the 1st T20I match between West Indies and India at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on August 3, 2019(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli (C) of India leads his team onto the field during the 1st T20I match between West Indies and India at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on August 3, 2019(Getty Images)

India’s T20I squad selection for South Africa series was preponed because of new jerseys - Report

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2019 11:47 AM IST
According to reports, India’s selectors connected via a teleconference to announce India’s T20I squad for the South Africa series after kit-makers had requested more time to prepare India’s new jersey
Close
File photo of Indian cricket team.(Action Images via Reuters)
File photo of Indian cricket team.(Action Images via Reuters)

Indian cricket team’s new jersey sponsors will be BYJU’S

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2019 06:57 PM IST
BYJU’S will be taking over all obligations of the current team sponsor OPPO mobiles India private limited (OPPO). BYJU’S will now be seen on the Indian team jersey from September 2019 when the home series against South Africa begins
Close
SHARE
Story Saved