Byju Raveendran Bio, Net worth, Wife Vidya Gokulnath, Education, and more

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Biography / Wik of Byju

Byju Raveendran is an entrepreneur and a billionaire from India. He is a co-founder and CEO of BYJU, which is a multinational educational technology. Byjus’ headquarter is in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, and is the only startup in the whole of Asia which is funded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

BYJUS was founded by 2 co-founders Byju Raveendran and Divya Gokulnath along with other students. Raveendran is the CEO while Divya is the director of the company. They founded the company in 2011.

Full NameByju Raveendran
Company NameBYJUS
ProfessionEntrepreneur, CEO of Byjus

Personal Information

Byju Raveendran was born in 1981, in Azhikode, Kannur, Kerala, India. The zodiac sign of Raveendran is Sagittarius as per his date of birth.

Before co-founding Byjus, he worked as a service engineer at a shipping firm. Side by side, he also used to help students. Currently, he is residing in Bengaluru, India.

Byju's  CEO Raveendran
CEO of Byju’s Raveendran Source: Business Standard
Birth NameByju Raveendran
Birth Date (DOB)  1981
Age 43
Birthplace  Azhikode, Kannur, Kerala, India
Zodiac/Birth Sign/HoroscopeSagittarius
HobbiesEntrepreneurship, Teaching
Religion  NA
Address Hometown – Kerala, India
Current Location – Bangalore, India


What is Byju Raveendran’s education qualification? Is Byju graduated or dropped out? Is Raveendran from IIT?

As per our information, the Byjus founder, Raveendran, is a graduate student. He completed his B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from the Government College of Engineering situated in Kerala, India.

Though he got offers from various MBA universities, he never enrolled at any of them. For his school-level education, he attended a local school in his hometown Kerala.

Byju Raveendran presenting
Byju Raveendran presenting in a program.
Education Qualification B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering
SchoolSchool Attended – Name Unknown
School Location – Kerala
School Completed – NA
CollegeCollege Attended – Government College of Engineering
College Location – Kerala, India

Parents/ Siblings/ and Family background

He was born to his Malayalam parents: father Raveendran and mother Shobhanavalli.

His family background must have a large impact on his entrepreneurship journey of starting an education platform. As his father was a physics teacher while his mom was a Mathematics teacher.

Byju Raveendran family with Shahrukh Khan
Byju Raveendran family with Shahrukh Khan Source: Instagram

According to him, he took full advantage of his parent’s profession of teaching. He used to skip classes and later study them at home. And despite his papa becoming a teacher, he never forced him to secure top positions during schools and colleges. Instead, his father inspired him to participate in sports and he was good at it.

Siblings of Nathan

The Byjus’ founder Raveendran grew up in Kerala along with his one sibling. He is the eldest child of Raveendran’s family.

He has a younger brother named Riju Raveendran who is also associated with Byjus. He does not have any sisters.

Parents Father Name- Raveendran
Father Nationality – Indian
Mother Name –  Shobhanavalli
Mother Nationality- Indian
SiblingsBrother Name – Riju Raveendran
Sister Name- No Sister

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Girls, Affairs, and more

Who is Byju Raveendran’s wife? Is he married in 2024? Is Divya Gokulnath wife of Byju Raveendran?

As of 2024, Byju Raveendran is married to his entrepreneur wife Divya Gokulnath. It is not sure about the exact date the love birds met. But they met for the first time in the educational institute of Raveendran. He used to teach while Divya joined there as a student. Divya was taking the class for GRE.

Eventually, they fell in love and dated for a few years before getting married. The exact date and venue of their wedding ceremony are not revealed to the public.

Who is Raveendran’s wife, Divya?

Divya Gokulnath, also known as Divya Raveendran, is the beautiful bride of her husband, Byju Raveendran. Divya is also famous for becoming the co-founder of Byjus which she founded along with her husband.

Byju Raveendran wife Divya Gokulnath
Byju Raveendran’s wife Divya Gokulnath Source: Instagram

She is also a graduate student who completed his bachelor’s in B.Tech in BioTechnology. She graduated from RV College of Engineering situated in Bengaluru, India.

After she gave her GRE exam and as she was waiting for her results, Byju got impressed by her techniques and capability and offered her to teach at the same institute, to which she agreed.

She once said that she used to wear Saree while teaching as her students were younger than her by a few years.

Marital StatusMarried
WifeName – Divya Gokulnath
Engagement Date – NA
Married Date – NA
Wife Information
Full Name – Divya Gokulnath
Born – April 21, 1987
Profession – Entrepreneur, Teaching
Nationality – Indian
Social Media – Instagram@divyagokulnath
Girlfriend No

Children: Kids

Byju along with his wife Divya Gokulnath is currently blessed with two children. Both of their children are boys. Their first son’s name is Nish Byju while his second son’s name is Nivin Byju.

His first boy, Nish Byju was born in 2013 and is currently a school student while his youngest son, Nivin Byju was just born in December of 2020.

Byju Raveendran's wife and son
Byju Raveendran’s wife and son Source: Instagram

Divya revealed that she loved teaching so much that even during her pregnancy, she used to teach from home. And after her child’s birth, she always finds a way to make tutorials for her students.

Net worth, Sponsors, and Cars

So, how much is Byju Raveendran’s net worth in 2024? What is the valuation of Byju? Is Raveendran a millionaire or billionaire?

Byjus’ co-founder Byju Raveendran is one of the youngest billionaires from India. As per sources, his net worth along with his wife and brother in 2024 is estimated to be $4.5 billion.

In 2020, Forbes revealed their net worth in staggering $3.05 billion.

Byjus Valuation

According to, Byjus’ valuation in the December of 2020 was $12 billion. It has almost doubled in just 1.5 years and is currently valued at $21 billion.

The company has been able to secure funding from popular brands and investors including Chan Zuckerberg Initiative(CZI), Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sofina, Tencent, and many others.

Due to the rapid increase in online education throughout the world, it is estimated to increase even more in the future.

Net worth$4.5 billion approximately
SalaryNo Regular Salary
Market ValueNA
Career Earnings In Billions

Social media of Byjus
InstagramID – Instagram@byjus_app
Number of Followers – 235,000 +
TwitterID – Twitter@BYJUS
Number of Followers – 1400 +
Facebook ID – Facebook@byjuslearningapp
Number of Followers – 1.1 million +
YoutubeChannel Name – BYJU’s
Subscribers – 250 +

FAQs of Byju Raveendran

Byju Raveendran is a young entrepreneur from India who is famous for becoming the co-founder of a an ed-tech brand named BYJUs
Byju Raveendran is the co-founder and CEO of BYJU which he co-founded along with his wife Vidya. Vidya Gokulnath and his brother Riju Raveendran are the directors of BYJU.
There is no exact monthly salary for Byju Raveendran but he earns in crores from BYJU.
Byju Raveendran's net worth is $2.5 billion approximately. His main source of income is his ed-tech brand, BYJU.

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