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.
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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|Full/Real name||Byju Raveendran|
|Profession/Occupation||Teacher and entrepreneur|
|Date of birth||The year 1980|
|Age||39 years old as per 2020|
|Place of birth||Azhikode, Kerala|
|Current city||Not mentioned|
|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|
|Fvt. Work/Hobbies||Cricket, football, and table tennis|
|Wife name||Divya Gopinath|
|Name of father||Raveendran (Physics teacher)|
|Name of mother||Shobhanavalli (Mathematics teacher)|
|Name of brother||Riju (Director at Byju’s)|
|Net worth||$6 Billion approx.|
Here is the end of his biography hope you have enjoyed his biography while reading this.