Byju

Byju’s - The Learning App is an online tutoring firm based in Bengaluru. Founded by Byju Ravindran, an engineer, in 2011, the company conducts tutorials for students from classes 1 to 12, with the main focus on mathematics and science. For explaining concepts from these two subjects in a lucid manner, Byju’s uses digital animation videos lasting some 12 to 20 minutes. To make it even more student-friendly, the content is tailored as per the learner’s pace and style. Roughly, a student spends almost an hour on the app, it claims. The company maintains that it has 33 million users overall, with 2.2 million paying the annual subscription. Touted as the world’s most valued edtech company, Byju’s has roped in Shah Rukh Khan as their brand ambassador.

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BCCI could review IPL sponsorship deals: Here is why

01 Jul 2020

BCCI could review IPL sponsorship deals: Here is why

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) members are set to meet for reviewing the Chinese sponsorship in the Indian Premier League, shortly.

IPL Governing Council to review sponsorship deals

20 Jun 2020

IPL Governing Council to review sponsorship deals

The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council has called for a meeting next week to discuss tournament's various sponsorship deals.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

17 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

Jio Platforms, the entity holding telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 6,598 crore ($869.8 million) from US-based private equity firm General Atlantic.

Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes

06 May 2020

Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes

The outbreak of COVID-19, which has claimed over 2.5 lakh lives and put a third of the world's population under lockdown, has wrecked economies completely.

Learnflix, an affordable app to help kids learn during lockdown

07 Apr 2020

Learnflix, an affordable app to help kids learn during lockdown

The lockdown enforced by the Indian government has hit several sectors of the economy.

#CareerBytes: How JEE aspirants should utilize extra time during #CoronavirusLockdown

30 Mar 2020

#CareerBytes: How JEE aspirants should utilize extra time during #CoronavirusLockdown

Amid the coronavirus outbreak and the nationwide 21-day lockdown over the crisis, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2020 exam for the April Session.

4 apps to help your kids learn during coronavirus crisis

22 Mar 2020

4 apps to help your kids learn during coronavirus crisis

The surge in coronavirus cases in India has prompted everyone to stay home, in quarantine.

Tencent leads $15 million Series A funding in Doubtnut

02 Feb 2020

Tencent leads $15 million Series A funding in Doubtnut

Gurugram-based Doubtnut, an ed-tech start-up which provides interactive video solutions to students' queries via its mobile application, website, YouTube and WhatsApp channels, has raised $15 million in a Series A round of funding led by Chinese conglomerate Tencent.

#CareerBytes: 8 best online platforms for Class 10 sample papers

25 Dec 2019

#CareerBytes: 8 best online platforms for Class 10 sample papers

The CBSE Class 10 board examinations are set to commence from February 15, 2020. Apart from preparation and revision, students should solve sample papers to know how effective their preparation is so far.

#CareerBytes: Best online platforms for taking JEE 2020 mock tests

23 Dec 2019

#CareerBytes: Best online platforms for taking JEE 2020 mock tests

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is the country's most challenging engineering entrance exam conducted for admission to top institutes. JEE comprises Main and Advanced exams.

#CareerBytes: Websites that offer previous NEET papers with solutions

30 Nov 2019

#CareerBytes: Websites that offer previous NEET papers with solutions

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) is the gateway to admission to undergraduate programmes at prestigious medical colleges in the country.

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

27 Nov 2019

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

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Byju's all set to replace OPPO on Team India's jersey

25 Jul 2019

Byju's all set to replace OPPO on Team India's jersey

The logo of OPPO, which took a lot of space in jerseys of Indian Cricket team, will now be replaced by educational app Byju's.

Amazon ventures into ed-tech, launches app for IIT JEE preparation

16 Jul 2019

Amazon ventures into ed-tech, launches app for IIT JEE preparation

After launching an online marketplace and content streaming platform, Amazon is venturing into the ed-tech space to expand its footprint in India.

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

20 May 2019

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most challenging exams and its preparation process is a demanding task that requires the right study material.

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

12 May 2019

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

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#CareerBytes: Five websites to download mock tests for JEE

09 May 2019

#CareerBytes: Five websites to download mock tests for JEE

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#CareerBytes: 5 best educational apps for Class 12 students

03 May 2019

#CareerBytes: 5 best educational apps for Class 12 students

The Class 12 Board Examinations are crucial as they play an important role in shaping a student's career and future.

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

29 Apr 2019

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is one of the most popular and challenging competitive exams but with the right preparation, one can crack the exam.

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

14 Apr 2019

#CareerBytes: Five mobile apps to prepare for AIIMS MBBS entrance

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is the dream destination for medical aspirants in the country. AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam is the gateway to admission to AIIMS campuses across India.

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

29 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

Becoming a doctor is a dream of many Class 12 Science stream students and it is one of the most sought-after professions, too.

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

21 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is one of the most popular and challenging competitive exams but with the right preparation, one can crack the exam.

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

13 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

Becoming a doctor is a dream of many Class 12 Science stream students and it is one of the most sought-after professions, too.

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

09 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most challenging exams and its preparation process is a demanding task that requires the right study material.

#CareerBytes: Websites that offer previous NEET papers with solutions

07 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: Websites that offer previous NEET papers with solutions

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) is the gateway to admission to undergraduate programmes at prestigious medical colleges in the country.

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

27 Feb 2019

#CareerBytes: Comparison between Unacademy and BYJU's for UPSC preparation

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#CBSE2019: Websites that offer solved Class-10 Math previous papers

24 Feb 2019

#CBSE2019: Websites that offer solved Class-10 Math previous papers

Mathematics is a tricky subject and for many CBSE Class-10 students, it can be a nightmare.

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

27 Dec 2018

#CareerBytes: 7 apps to prepare for medical entrances after Class-12

Becoming a doctor is a dream of many Class 12 Science stream students and it is one of the most sought-after professions, too.

#CBSE2019: 7 websites that provide NCERT solutions for Class-10 subjects

24 Dec 2018

#CBSE2019: 7 websites that provide NCERT solutions for Class-10 subjects

The CBSE has announced the date sheets for the 2018-19 Class 10 and 12 board exams. Class 10 exams will be held between 21 February and 29 March.

#CBSE2019: 5 websites that offer Class 10 Mathematics sample papers

22 Dec 2018

#CBSE2019: 5 websites that offer Class 10 Mathematics sample papers

Mathematics is a challenging subject and for many CBSE Class 10 students, it can be a nightmare.

Swiggy raises $1bn in its largest funding round yet

20 Dec 2018

Swiggy raises $1bn in its largest funding round yet

Months after entering India's unicorn club, food delivery platform Swiggy has raised a whopping $1bn in fresh capital from existing and new investors.

#CareerBytes: 5 best websites to download mock tests for JEE

15 Dec 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 best websites to download mock tests for JEE

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is the most difficult entrance exam for admission to top engineering institutes in India, including IITs, NITs, and IIITs among others. JEE consists of Main and Advanced exams.

#CBSE2019: 5 useful apps for Class 10 Science preparation

10 Dec 2018

#CBSE2019: 5 useful apps for Class 10 Science preparation

CBSE board exam preparation can be a stressful time for many Class 10 students, but they need not worry if they study hard and prepare properly.

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

05 Dec 2018

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

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#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

14 Nov 2018

#CareerBytes: How to get free UPSC study material online?

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Preparing for CAT? Here's how your smartphone can help

05 Nov 2018

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Smartphones have become an essential part of our lives today and we use them for almost everything.

UPSC preparation: How to prepare for Indian Polity

26 Sep 2018

UPSC preparation: How to prepare for Indian Polity

The UPSC Civil Services exam is one of the toughest in India, thus both thorough preparation and solid determination are the keys to cracking it.

Five courses to help you prepare for UPSC General Studies

22 Sep 2018

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The UPSC Civil Services exam is one of the toughest in India, thus both thorough preparation and solid determination are the keys to cracking it.

#CareerBytes: Preparing for IAS? Here are 6 online-courses for you

02 Sep 2018

#CareerBytes: Preparing for IAS? Here are 6 online-courses for you

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most premier civil service of the country.

#CareerBytes: Preparing for IAS? Here are 6 online-courses for you

05 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Preparing for IAS? Here are 6 online-courses for you

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most premier civil service of the country.