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  • Byju's nears acquisition of Tynker, a US-based coding platform for kids Sep 12, 2021 05:33 PM IST

    Byju's nears acquisition of Tynker, a US-based coding platform for kids

    Byju's has been on a funding and acquisition spree this year, spending over $2 billion to buy half a dozen companies across segments- from offline education to upskilling to school education.

  • Byju's acquires online test preparation platform Gradeup, to rebrand it as Byju’s Exam Prep Sep 07, 2021 08:13 PM IST

    Byju's acquires online test preparation platform Gradeup, to rebrand it as Byju’s Exam Prep

    The ed-tech company said that Gradeup will be rebranded as Byju's Exam Prep and will help it grow its presence in the online competitive examination preparation category.

  • Ronnie Screwvala: 'I can’t twiddle my thumbs with the growth ambitions that we have' Jul 05, 2021 07:57 PM IST

    Ronnie Screwvala: 'I can’t twiddle my thumbs with the growth ambitions that we have'

    "The overriding aspect (to take away from the book) is: give thinking and respect to soft skills... understand that without that balance (of expertise and soft skills), you won’t be able to torpedo yourself in the world that is going to be with us."

  • Hello World | The problem with gamifying learning Jun 23, 2021 01:21 PM IST

    Hello World | The problem with gamifying learning

    The shiny new app that you or your children seem to be doing so well on may not really be helping you truly learn even as it gives you a sense of confidence.

  • Setting Sail | Here's why Ronnie Screwvala thinks a unicorn is an artificial thing May 13, 2021 11:00 AM IST

    Setting Sail | Here's why Ronnie Screwvala thinks a unicorn is an artificial thing

    In the latest episode of the Setting Sail podcast hosted by Moneycontrol's Priyanka Sahay, Screwvala talks about the growth expected in the ed-tech segment, his vision for upGrad, his startup and how the second wave of the pandemic is impacting the corporates in India.

  • Can Byju’s Aakash deal revive the Ed-tech sector?  Apr 07, 2021 09:28 AM IST

    Can Byju’s Aakash deal revive the Ed-tech sector? 

    The coronavirus-led lockdown was a blessing for Byju’s and every other player in the Ed-tech space. 

  • PlayShifu raises Rs 124 crore in Series B round, valued at Rs 500 crore Apr 06, 2021 09:21 AM IST

    PlayShifu raises Rs 124 crore in Series B round, valued at Rs 500 crore

    Founded in 2016 by Vivek Goyal and Dinesh Advani, PlayShifu makes educational toys powered by Augmented Reality.

  • Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’ Sep 03, 2020 02:22 PM IST

    Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’

    Employees will also receive $1,000 or the local equivalent in the UK, India, Canada, Bulgaria, and the UAE to create a productive home environment.

  • Inside India's online education boom Jul 16, 2020 06:18 PM IST

    Inside India's online education boom

    Critics say most companies are overvalued and long-term growth is a big question, but industry insiders say it is just the beginning of something big.

  • Startup Corner | Byju’s small city aspirations may partly explain its $8 billion valuation Jan 14, 2020 04:10 PM IST

    Startup Corner | Byju’s small city aspirations may partly explain its $8 billion valuation

    At $8 billion, Byju’s is the most valued ed-tech firm in the world, and the third most-valued startup in India after Paytm and Oyo

  • Startups | At $5.5 bn valuation, Byju’s is making investors sit up and take note Jul 17, 2019 12:39 PM IST

    Startups | At $5.5 bn valuation, Byju’s is making investors sit up and take note

    Byju’s valuation is making news. The sheer size of India’s education market and growth prospects could be the key factor at play

  • Digging Deeper: India's ed-tech space is more than Byju's May 31, 2019 08:29 PM IST

    Digging Deeper: India's ed-tech space is more than Byju's

    The world is becoming a smaller place each day, and with it, the dreams of children everywhere in the world are becoming bigger. And edtech is helping them realizing these dreams.

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