Byju Raveendran Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Byju Raveendran

Biography / Wiki

Byju Raveendran is India’s newest billionaire on Business-standard and Founder and CEO of India’s #1 School Learning Program. Personal Tuition, BYJU’S. BYJU’S app proved a game-changer and is now contributing 90% to its earnings.

His BYJU’S app is based on a freemium model that trains students for Indian examinations like IIT-JEE, NEET, CAT, and IAS. His BYJU’S is the first startup in Asia which was founded by Mark Zuckerberg.

Height / Weight / Age

Born in 1980, Byju Raveendran will turn 40 years old in the year 2020. He seems to be tall with a height of 180 in centimeters and 5’11” in feet and inches. He is a well-built guy with body measurements of 38 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 13 inches biceps.

He seems very fit and healthy and weighs 80 in kilograms and 176 lbs in pounds approximately. His Brown eye color and his Black hair make his personality even more elegant.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Byju Raveendran is $6 Billion approx.

Education / Family

Byju was born and raised up in Azhikode, Kerala, and belongs to a Hindu family. He is born to his father Raveendran (Physics Teacher) and his mother Shobhanavalli (Mathematics Teacher). He has one brother Riju who is Director at Byju’s.

He completed his schooling at A local school of Azhikode, Kerala, and further enrolled in Government Engineering College, Kannur, Kerala to pursue his B.Tech.


Byju Raveendran

Nickname Not Known
Birth Place Azhikode, Kerala
Date Of Birth 1980
Age 43 Years
Height In centimeters – 180 cm

In feet inches – 5’11”

Weight In kilograms- 80 kg

In pounds- 176 lbs

Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Entrepreneur, Teacher
Sexual Orientation Straight
School A local school of Azhikode, Kerala
College Government Engineering College, Kannur, Kerala
Religion Hinduism
Nationality Indian
Home Town Azhikode, Kerala
Fathers Name Raveendran (Physics Teacher)

Byju Raveendran with his wife & father
Byju Raveendran with his wife & father

Mothers Name Shobhanavalli (Mathematics Teacher)
Brothers Riju (Younger; Director at Byju’s)
Sister None

Career / Fashion And Style

After completing college, he placed as a service engineer in a multi-national shipping firm. In the CAT examination, he scored 100 percentile 2 times. Thereafter, he started teaching and giving classes and eventually grew from a classroom to an auditorium.

As the students rising in numbers in 2009 started recording his lectures and made them available to students. Later, in 2011, he founded Byju’s Learning App and operated as a CEO. It was a very new idea and concept and the app gained popularity.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

He got married to his long-time girlfriend Divya Gokulnath who was his student and they fell in love and got married. They both blessed with a son named Nish.

Girlfriend Divya Gokulnath
Marital Status Married
Wife Divya Gokulnath


Byju Raveendran with his wife
Byju Raveendran with his wife

Children Son – Nish


Byju Raveendran with his wife & son
Byju Raveendran with his wife & son

Favorite Things

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Favorite Actors Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Musical Instrument Not Known
Favorite Singer(s) Not Known

Byju Raveendran

Some Interesting Facts About Byju Raveendran

  • His company is the only startup in Asia which is funded by Mark Zuckerberg.
  • He scored 100 percentile twice in CAT exams.
  • He founded BYJU’S App in 2011.
  • His app was incorporated by “Harvard University” as one of its case studies in 2017.
  • He was featured on the cover of the Forbes India magazine in 2017.
  • His app is the official sponsor for the Indian Cricket Team Jersey from 2019.