Andhra Pradesh inks MoU with BYJU's to offer tech edge to government schoolkids

The government would provide tablets to approximately 4.7 lakh class VIII students at an estimated cost of Rs 500 crore for accessing the content formulated by the ed-tech company.

published on : 17th June 2022

Consumer Affairs Ministry calls meeting to discuss complaints against edutech firms

Consumer Affairs Secretary Rohit Kumar Singh said that a committee has been set up for framing guidelines to prevent fake reviews on e-commerce companies.

published on : 10th June 2022

Get ready for mixed revenge academics

The education statutory bodies like AICTE, UGC, etc have also issued advisories with regard to questionable practices by certain universities in the name of online degree programmes.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Byju’s becomes world’s 13th most valued start-up

According to CB Insights, there are 936 unicorn companies around the world with a total cumulative value of over $3,049 billion.

published on : 15th December 2021

Byju's appoints Rachna Bahadur as Senior Vice President to lead global expansion plans

Bahadur's appointment is a step towards strengthening Byju's leadership across verticals as the company aims to further build world-class products, teams, and partnerships, the company noted.

published on : 10th December 2021

These young Turks are on a Kerala start-up fastrack 

The task at hand is to spot the Unicorns or billion-dollar valuation startups from Kerala.  

published on : 17th November 2021

Byju's introduces period leaves for staff, trainees .

In a step towards creating a fair and balanced work culture, all women employees at Byju's are eligible for a total of 12 period leaves in a calendar year, the statement said.

published on : 16th November 2021

India can become world's edtech capital: Amitabh Kant

Speaking at a virtual conference of Public Affairs Forum of India, Kant also said India needs to significantly improve its learning outcomes, and technology can help the country leapfrog in a big way.

published on : 22nd October 2021