MBD Group, one of the leading education companies in India with over 6 decades of experience, under the futuristic vision of the founder of the Group Shri Ashok Kumar Malhotra has diversified into various industries including E-Learning, M-Learning, Skill Development, Eco-Friendly Notebooks, Paper Manufacturing, ICT Infrastructure, Hospitality, Real Estate and Mall Development and Management. MBD Group has been continuously working for the cause of providing education to all with its vision to create an “MBD Product for every literate person”. The Group has also ventured into the South African and Sri Lankan markets with its basket of education services.
Today, MBD Group has its presence in 3 continents, 30 countries and 5000 cities, and publishes 50 million books a year and around 30 million notebooks. The Group has a large number of employees and a wide network of distributors and booksellers across the country. It is the only publisher which publishes books for all classes, all subjects, all educational boards in India and in most of the languages spoken in the country along with a few international languages. MBD is the only publishing house in India with complete backward and forward integration, right from self-owned paper manufacturing unit to in-house pre-press facilities, in-house printing and binding units, and also its own distribution network with 29 branch offices pan India.
MBD Group’s e-learning venture, MBD Alchemie, is a leading provider of learning technology solutions with an overall experience of more than a decade in e-learning. The company has implemented Ecademy (digital solutions) in 1500+ schools across the country and has trained more than 30,000 teachers in ICT. Digital content developed by MBD Alchemie is being used by millions of students around the globe.
The Group has also successfully established itself in the hospitality industry with its maiden venture, The Radisson Blu MBD Hotel, Noida (Delhi NCR). This hotel is fully owned and managed by the MBD Group and is the first five star deluxe hotel in Noida. It has won numerous awards in various categories, be it for the best hotel or the best-rated restaurants. The second venture of the Group is the Radisson Blu Hotel in Ludhiana which is also the first 5 star deluxe hotel in that region.
The MBD Group has also ventured into premium and luxury mixed-use developments. The premium mixed-use developments encompassing a 5-star hotel, premium retail and entertainment under the brand name “the MBD Neopolis” are being operated successfully in Ludhiana and Jalandhar.