The Story So Far....
EuroKids International Private Limited was founded in 1998. Formerly it was known as Indian Express Egmont Publications Limited a joint venture between the Indian Express Group and Egmont International Holdings, Denmark and subsequently in YR 2001 it became a wholly owned subsidiary of Egmont and the company name changed to Egmont Imagination (India) Limited. The main activities revolved around children's book publishing and distribution. The company operated in the licensed book space with licenses from some of the world's best brands like Disney, Mattel, and BBC World wide among many others.
Subsequently in YR 2004, after a Management Buy Out; the top management team took control of the company and the name of the company changed to EuroKids International Private Limited (EIPL).
The current business verticals of the company are focused on
EuroBooks - the book publishing division of EIPL is the leader in the children's book segment in India. Our company is responsible for bringing internationally recognized brands like Disney, Barbie, Noddy, Bob the Builder, Postman Pat, Cartoon network, Nickelodeon, Agatha Christie and Biggles into Indian homes. EuroBooks is also the exclusive distributor of Enid Blyton and Tin Tin in India.
This business vertical has 3 distinct divisions-
EuroKids Pre Schools are India’s No.1 Pre School chain with more than 400 Pre Schools spread across 145 towns and cities in India, Bangladesh, Nepal and the Middle East.
From 2 Pre Schools in 2001 to 410 Pre Schools in 2007 this division has seen spectacular growth and tremendous response from parents. Today EuroKids Pre Schools is the No.1 choice when it comes to the education of young children. More than 55, 000 children have been educated in the many EuroKids Pre Schools spread across the continent.
EuroKids Teachers Training Institute (ETTI) aims to provide quality training to aspiring pre primary teachers. ETTI offers both six month certificate and one year diploma programs in Pre-Primary teacher education. The institute also offers short duration skill up-gradation programs to existing teachers. ETTI is currently operational in Mumbai, Hyderabad & Jodhpur.
After the stupendous success of EuroKids Pre Schools, the company has now forayed into the mainstream education services segment with the offering of EuroSchool.
EuroSchool vision is to 'Impart education and values through a voyage of self discovery and learning'. All EuroSchools are to be affiliated to the central education boards of India (CBSE/ICSE) and offers best in class infrastructure, trained teaching resources and world class equipment. The unique teaching methodology is centered on the process of learning-reinforcement-practice -application.
Currently EuroSchools are operational in Hyderabad, Patna, Tumkur and Hassan.