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Technology in Education - Think & Learn Wins Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India Award

BANGALORE, October 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Think & Learn Private Ltd., a leading provider of satellite and tablet based educational training and test preparation solutions, has been selected as a winner of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India, 2012 award, placing it among the 50 fastest-growing Indian technology companies this year. The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India is a ranking of India's 50 fastest-growing technology based companies. The company now stands a chance to win the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia, to be declared in November this year.

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Receiving the award on October 19th, Byju Raveendran, the Chairman and Managing Director of Think & Learn, said, "From physical delivery of lectures in one centre in Bangalore to delivery through satellite across India to launching one of its kind educational tablets in a matter of just four years, Think & Learn has always been a constantly changing and innovating organization. At our core, we are just a partnership of good teachers who have the passion to change the way people "Think & Learn" through technology. There is a huge gap in the way things should be learnt and the way it is. We are trying to bridge that gap as far as possible by making high quality education accessible to all." He added, "It is indeed an honor to be included in this coveted list of Deloitte, which is a clear indicator of our growth over the last three years. With more products in the pipeline and the existing products being strengthened, I am confident of retaining our presence here in the coming years too."

Think & Learn has recently made a foray into education training through tablets, not just for test preparation but also for K-12 education. The K12 tablet of Think & Learn supports the training efforts of the teacher by assessing and then augmenting the knowledge levels of the students. These school tablets use the best features of cloud computing. Think & Learn has been amongst awards in 2012. It has received the CNBC TV 18 Crisil Emerging India Award and the Big Research NDTV Profit Award, in recognition for excellence and innovation in education. With more than a quarter million 'likes' on Facebook, it is easily the most liked education service provider in India. (www.facebook.com/byjusclasses)

Think & Learn is one of the few companies in the education sector to be recognized as one of the top performing companies by Deloitte. This speaks volumes about the potential of the company, its flexibile approach and vision.

About Think & Learn:

Think & Learn is an organization started in 2008 by Byju Raveendran, a 100 percentiler in CAT and a National Math Olympiad winner. Widely acclaimed for its innovative and student-friendly teaching methods and cutting-edge content, it has now expanded into almost all the test preparation segments - CAT, UPSC, engineering entrance, SAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, campus recruitment and K 12 education. Now, the profoundly powerful lectures of Think & Learn are being delivered through VSAT centers and the company has recently launched the first-of-its-kind educational tablet, which has dynamic content and adaptive tests.

About Deloitte:

Deloitte refers to one or more of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK Private Company Limited by guarantee, and its network of member firms, each of which is a legally separate and independent entity. Please see www.deloitte.com/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and its member firms. Deloitte provides audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. With a globally connected network of member firms in more than 150 countries, Deloitte brings world-class capabilities and deep local expertise to help clients succeed wherever they operate. Deloitte's more than 182,000 professionals are committed to becoming the standard of excellence. In this press release, "Deloitte refers to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India Private Limited." 

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