Bengaluru, July 3 (IANS) Online learning platform BYJU’S on Monday announced it has acquired TutorVista and Edurite from Pearson Education.
The move is focused on expanding international reach and creating a diverse product portfolio.
“This partnership will enhance our product offerings and give us access in some of the new markets when we launch our international products,” said Byju Raveendran, Founder and CEO, BYJU’S, in a statement.
TutorVista is an online tutoring brands catering to school and college students in the US.
“We are pleased that a leading online education company in India sees value in the Edurite and TutorVista businesses, brands and employees,” said Deepak Mehrotra, Managing Director, Pearson India.
With eight million users and 400,000 annual paid subscribers, BYJU’s is a popular learning app among students in classes 4-12.