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S. Chand and Company Limited

  • Leader in content creation, delivery, services and solution in education sector
  • Pan India presence
  • Presence in both print and digital
  • Long term brand legacy
  • Over 10,000 active titles
  • Total income stood at Rs. 1,646.59 million (US$ 22.18 million) in FY21

S. Chand is a leading educational content company in India with a long history. It was established in 1970 and now has presence in all three segments namely – early learning, K-12 and higher education with K-12 providing around 80% of its revenues. The company has 58 branches and marketing offices and extensive distribution system across India. Its printed products are also exported to more than 19 countries and digital products are exported to five countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and other parts of the world.

Company Website: schandgroup.com

S. Chand– Execute Accelerate Innovate

2020 Launched personalised learning app ‘Learnflix’ in Uttar Pradesh
2019 Acquired balance 26% stake in Chhaya Prakashani
2018

Purchased 51% stake in Chetana Publications Pvt Ltd to expand its presence in school education space

S. Chand took over major stake in Kolkata based publisher, Chhaya Prakashani

2017 Became a listed company via IPO
2011 Restructuring to focus on education business
2010 Publishing and printing facilities set up at Rudrapur, Uttarakhand
2008 Formed a joint venture HMSC Learning Private Limited with Education Media and Publishing Group
2007 Entered hospitality business
2005 e-Class project by the Government of Uttarakhand
1971 Agreement for exclusive publication rights for certain Wren & Martin titles
1970 S Chand & Co., a partnership firm transferred its business into the Company

 

Education Sector in India
India is the second largest market for E-learning after the US. The sector is expected to reach US$ 1.96 billion by 2021 with around 9.5 million users.