Educomp Solutions Ltd
Educomp Solutions Ltd (EDUCOMP)

Educomp Solutions Ltd (EDUCOMP)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-1.52 %
3 Month Return-12.17 %
1 Year Return-2.99 %

Company Financials

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Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

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Dividend Yield
Rank 72
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Price To Book Ratio
Debt To Asset
Rank 17

Company Information

Educomp Solutions Ltd is Indias largest integrated education company. The company is a globally diversified education solutions provider and the largest education company in India. They offer education products and solutions for K12 in the country coupled with a large footprint in preschool vocational and higher education. They also operate schools under The Millennium School brand name design training institutes under Raffles Millennium International brand name and ETEN a teleeducation network. In addition they operate and franchise Roots to Wings a chain of preschools.The companys primary market currently is in India. The company also has a strong global footprint spanning US Singapore Sri Lanka and Canada and operates through its various subsidiaries including AuthorGen Technologies Pvt Ltd Educomp Learning Hour Pvt Ltd Learning Internet Inc USA AsknLearn Pte Ltd Singapore and Savvica Inc in Canada. Their products include Smart class a teacherled content delivery system Roots to Wings a preschool learning system and an online learning initiative.Educomp Solutions Ltd was incorporated on September 7 1994 as a private limited company with the name Educomp Datamatics Pvt Ltd. Till 1999 the company was engaged in the business of setting up and maintaining of computer labs in private schools under BOOT model and in government schools under subcontract awarded by Government of India Undertakings.In the year 1998 the company launched eCampus and in the year 1999 they launched an educational portal. In the year 2000 the company started their trading operations with CDROMs. In June 2000 Carlyle a US Investment company made a strategic investment amounting to USD 2.10 million for a 15 equity stake in the company. In September 18 2000 the company was converted into public limited company and the name was changed to Educomp Datamatics Ltd. In the year 2002 the company entered the elearning space with its Learning Mate division and launched Learning Mate Nhance a learning Content Management platform. Also they set up their wholly owned subsidiary Edumatics Corporation in US. In June 2003 the company launched Smart Class Content solutions a novel concept in Education space which is aimed at transforming an entire classroom into a Technology enabled classroom.In the year 2003 the company floated a subsidiary namely Learning Mate Solutions Pvt. Ltd. In the year 2004 they set up RD division. In August 2004 the company entered the US market with the signing of a US pilot project with Franklin Elementary School Santa Barbara California U.S.A. In November 2004 they entered the Asia Pacific Market with pilot projects at Cedar Girls School Singapore. In the year 2005 the company launched Online Tutoring for teaching mathematics to the students in the US. In July 2005 Carlyle exited from the company by selling their stake in the company to the promoters in return for the promoters relinquishing their stake in Learning Mate Solutions Pvt Ltd. In August 22 2005 the name of the company was changed from Educomp Datamatics Ltd to Educomp Solutions Ltd. During the year 200506 they launched the year 200607 the company launched first preschool in Delhi under the brand Roots to Wings. They signed up with 331 private schools for Smart Class and commenced operations in 3 preschools under Root to Wings. The company purchased 76 stake in Three Brix E Services Pvt Ltd at Rs 2.50 crore.During the year 200708 the company set up 8 learning centers under to leverage the tutoring market opportunity. They acquired 70.05 stake on a fully diluted basis in Torontobased Savvica Inc for USD 2 million. They also acquired Singaporebased AsknLearn Inc for S 5.98 million and acquired 51 strategic stake in AuthorGen Technologies P Ltd for Rs 27 million.During the year the company entered into partnership with Microsoft to make available Educomps graphical curriculum content on XBOX360 platform. They made a partnership with USbased premier provider of Webenhanced curriculum and assessment. The company in collaboration with HCL Intel and LG conducted road shows in 114 cities across the country. During the year the company invested in Edu Infra and Edu Manage to set up private K12 schools. They signed a contributor agreement with Synergy Adlabs Media Limited to provide content development primarily 1500 questions for their television show Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain the Indian version of the hit US show Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader. In the year 2008 the company restructured their subsidiaries Edu Infra and Edu Manage into one entity Edu Infra.During the year 200809 the company expanded beyond their core business to provide educational services for PreSchool Higher Education and Skillbased Vocational Education in India. They set up two Raffles Millennium International design centres in Delhi and Bangalore. In September 2008 the company acquired a 50 controlling equity interest in EuroKids for a consideration of Rs 390 million to strengthen their position in PreSchools segment through a multibrand strategy. During the year the company signed an exclusive agreement with FTK Technologies Ltd enabling it to offer LooKeys Standard which provides chat email and online/ offline word processing functionality in a number of Indian languages. They acquired popular education portal during the year. In October 2008 the company acquired a 51 stake in Takshila Management Services Pvt Ltd.During the year the company through Educomp Asia Pacific Pte Ltd a 100 subsidiary company acquired a 51 stake in Learning Internet Inc a USbased leading premier provider of webdelivered curriculum and assessment partnering with schools districts to serve nearly two million students throughout the US. Also their subsidiary Educomp Infrastructure and School Management Ltd started delivery of Infrastructure and Content/ IP / services to Millennium Schools.The company entered into a 50: 50 Joint Venture with Pearson plc an International Education and Information company for delivering a full span of worldclass training assessment and accreditation across a variety of skills and industries at a time of strong and growing demand for effective adult learning opportunities. Also the company through their fully owned subsidiary entered into a 50: 50 JV with Raffles Education Corporation Singapore to set up Raffles Millennium International colleges that offer RafflesMillennium branded Higher Education and Professional Development programs and courses in India.In May 2009 the company changed the name of their ICT Solutions division to Edureach to reflect the fact that the business extends beyond ICT Government and computeraided learning projects. Also they entered in a BOOT contract with various state Governments for a specified number of schools earmarked by the contract for a period of three to six years. In June 30 2009 the company transferred their Vocational Education business to Educomp Vocational Education Pvt Ltd an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of the company.During the year 200809 they set up two whollyowned subsidiaries namely Educomp Intelprop Ventures Pte Ltd Singapore and Educomp Online Supplemental Service Ltd. They bagged order worth Rs 51.15 crore from Bihar Government for Implementation of Computer education in 600 schools across 13 districts in Bihar under the ICT at School Project for the period of three years on BOOT basis across rural and urban areas in the state. They transferred 1323 existing schools signed under BOOT business to EduSmart Services Pvt Ltd.In April 2010 the company entered into a joint venture with Lavasa Corporation to set up International Residential School in Indias largest Hill City near Pune in Sahayadri Mountains. In May 2010 they bagged Rs 511.4 million contract from Bihar Government. In June 2010 the company transferred their entire shareholding in Authorgen Technologies Ltd and Educomp Learning Hour Pvt Ltd to their subsidiary Educomp Online Supplemental Service Ltd to consolidate their online business. In July 29 2010 the company set up one whollyowned subsidiary Educomp Investment Management Ltd. In August 2010 the company picked up a strategic stake in engineering test prep player Vidya Mandir Classes Pvt Ltd for close to Rs 34 crore.In September 2010 the company was conferred the eIndia 2010 Citizens Choice 1 Award for Teaching Learning Paradigm through ICT Intervention in Digital Learning Magazine in recognition of our achievement in ushering a whole new teaching learning paradigm in schools across India.In October 2010 China Distance Education Holdings Ltd CDEL and the company entered into an agreement whereby the company through their Singapore subsidiary AsknLearn Pte granted CDEL exclusive rights to license and distribute the companys Smart Class Edulearn and Wizlearn products in the Peoples republic of China.Post March 31 2011 the company acquired majority stake in Gateforum Education Services Pvt Ltd the provider of preparatory tools for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE. Thus Gateforum Educational Services Pvt Ltd became Subsidiary of the company. Also the company entered into a new joint venture with Zeebo Inc USA by investing in Zeebo Interactive Studio Pvt Ltd an associate company.
OrganisationEducomp Solutions Ltd
HeadquartersNew Delhi
IndustryComputer Education