Byju Raveendran biography, age, Profession & Career, family background and many more

byju raveendran

Byju was born in Azhikode, Kerala in 1980 date and month are not mentioned anywhere. By profession, he is a Mechanical engineer and Entrepreneur. Byju is the founder ofByju’s application.

This app is also funded by The chan Zuckerberg Initiative. In this foundation mark Zuckerberg and his wife Chan Zuckerberg are included.

Byju Raveendran bio/short-wiki

As I already have mentioned his place of birth and date of birth so, here am not writing. Let’s see his education career.

He completes his primary and secondary level education from his hometownAzhikode from any local school.

He also completes his graduation from Kannur, Kerala. From government engineering college, he does B.tech in mechanical engineering.

From his childhood he was very interested in sports he generally used to play cricket, football, badminton and table tennis. His parents are teachers and they used to tell the importance of sports during his college and school days.

Because of having a deep interest in sports he still uses his career in Two of the fields in which he chooses the engineering field. He had also the option to choose his career in the Medical field but he denied it by saying, he doesn’t get more time for sports.

Now, let’s have a look at his family background.

Family background

In the Byju family, there is a total of four members including his father & mother, and a younger brother. His family belongs to a Malayali family and follows the Hindu religion.

His father’s name is Raveendran and he was a famous physics teacher who is now retired. And his mother’s name is Shobhanavalli and her mother is also a retired mathematics teacher.

Byju Raveendran Career

After completing his graduation he got a job in MNC as Engineer. Now, let’s talk about how he started his journey in the entrepreneur field. Once there was a time when he was on vacation in Bangalore with his friends.

Byju friends were preparing for CAT exams. Because byju was a bright student that’s why he helped his friends to clear the CAT examination. With his friends, he also attempts the CAT exam just to try his luck. And he just not get passed he scored 100%. He also not believe that he scored 100%, just to check this Marks comes by mistake or not.

He gave the again CAT exam and passed again with 100% and his friend to whom he helped were also clear their exams with good percentages.

Byju friend advised him to teach those students who are pursue competitive exams and he agreed with his friends and Starts his career as an entrepreneur. On starting he teaches students on his friend’s rooftop.

Then day by day the students started increasing and that’s why he left his job. For new students, he used to teach them free for a week, and then later , when students liked his teaching style then he used to charge them. Then later she moves on to the classroom from the rooftop and then later the auditorium from the classroom.

Byju Raveendran Net Worth

He used to teach students from various states like Delhi, Banglore, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai. He teaches more than 20,000 students.

In the year 2010, some of IIM graduated students proposed him to start online classes. Then later in the year 2011 bujy and his team created a mobile application for Android and iOS. With the name BYJU’S THE LEARNING APP, almost every student who has their own mobile phones, adopted that application and it’s a new idea to provide education.

And then later in the year 2016 Mark Zuckerberg foundation Chan Zuckerberg funder $50 million to Byju Company. And by these funds, Byju’s becomes Asia’s first company to whom Chan Zuckerberg has funded.

And in the year 2019 Byju’s become the official sponsor of the Indian cricket team jersey by replacing OPPO.

Here is all about his career now, let’s move on to his quick recall.

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Quick recall

Full/Real name Byju Raveendran
Nickname Byju
Profession/Occupation Teacher and entrepreneur
Date of birth The year 1980
Age 39 years old as per 2020
Place of birth Azhikode, Kerala
Nationality Indian
Sex Male
Hometown Azhikode, Kerala
Current city Not mentioned
Weight 85 kilograms
Height 180cm approx.
Color of hair Black
Color of eye Brown
School name A local school of Azhikode
Collage Govt. Engineering collage, Kannur, Kerala
Qualifications B.tech in mechanical engineering
Religion/Caste Hinduism
Fvt. Work/Hobbies Cricket, football, and table tennis
Married/Unmarried Married
Wife name Divya Gopinath
Children One son
Son name Nish
Name of father Raveendran (Physics teacher)
Name of mother Shobhanavalli (Mathematics teacher)
Siblings One brother
Name of brother Riju (Director at Byju’s)
Net worth $6 Billion approx.
Drink? No
Smoke? No

Here is the end of his biography hope you have enjoyed his biography while reading this.

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