BYJU’S – The Learning App is the popular brand name for Think and Learn Private Ltd., a Alipur-based Educational technology (edtech) and online tutoring firm. It was founded in 2011 by Byju Raveendran at Alipur, Karnataka, India. In fact, Byju himself comes from a small village in Kerala, Azhikode. BYJU’S was the first investment in Asia from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. It is considered to be one among the only few Indian consumer startups that has gone global, particularly with the 2017 acquisition of TutorVista.