About Us

The Essel Group

Essel Group, founded in 1976, is among India’s most prominent business houses with a diverse portfolio of assets in areas like: Media, Technology, Packaging, Infrastructure, Education, Precious Metals, and Healthy Lifestyle & Wellness. Essel Group operates several brands like: Zee Network, Dish TV, DNA, Fun Republic, E-City, Asian Sky Shop and Essel World to name a few.

Zee Networks

Zee Network is India's largest Media conglomerate with a presence in Broadcasting, Content Production, Cable TV, Movies and Music. It is India's first and largest vertically integrated media and entertainment company with its operations spread across many countries worldwide including India, USA, UK / Europe, Africa, Caribbean, Canada, Australia, Middle East and many South Asian countries.

Key offering from the Essel Group

Zee Entertainment

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.

730 Mn viewers across 169 countries, one of the, few channels for india

Zee Learn

Zee Learn Ltd.

India's leading educational orgnizations that is setting benchmarks in the education space

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Zee News Ltd.

India's largest news network with 10 channels reaching to over 130 Mn viewers

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Essel Propack Ltd.

Largest speciality packaging company manufacturing laminated & seamless plastic tubes

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Dish TV India Ltd.

Asia's largest DTH provider, a pioneer when it comes to digital entertainment

Other Offerings

Zee Learn

Zee Learn is India’s leading company in education segment with the fastest growing chain of K-12 schools – Mount Litera Zee School and Asia’s No 1 chain of pre-school network – Kidzee in its portfolio.

With one most advanced teaching methodology – Litera Octave, Zee Learn under its brand name Mount Litera Zee Schools provides promising education to the future generation enabling them to explore their true unique potential. Awarded as the ‘K-12 School Chain of the Year’ at Indian Educational Congress in 2015, Mount Litera Zee school has over 120 schools in 110+ cities nationwide.

Zee Learn also runs Asia’s No. 1 chain of pre-schools, Kidzee with more than 1900+ operational pre-schools in over 750 cities across India and neighboring countries. Kidzee is a pioneer in Early Childhood Education and standardized pre-schooling in the country under its proprietary pedagogy – Interactive iLLUME. Kidzee has so far touched the lives of more than 900,000 children since its inception in 2003.

Enabled by its extensive experience in understanding of education and learning, Zee Learn is extending its services to other schools. Zee Learn School Innovations works with existing schools to improve their student outcomes and efficiency through a School Audit that identifies improvement areas.

Youth today is looking for vocational education outside the ambit or traditional higher education. Acknowledging this fact, Zee Learn has developed Zee Institute of Media Arts (ZIMA), a TV and Film training institute in Mumbai that offers diploma courses in Direction, Acting, Sound, Editing, Production and Cinematography. Another offering from the company, Zee Institute of Creative Art (ZICA) is the India’s first full-fledged Classical and Digital Animation Training Academy that trains youth in classical 2D, modern 3D animation and VFX in over 15 cities across the country.

Zee learn

Backed by Zee and Essel Group, Zee Learn aims to empower India's children and youth

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Asia's largest preschool
1900+ centres,
750+ cities,9+ lakh children.

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An International Preschool with 11 centres in major metros.

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India's fastest growing network
- 120+ schools
- across 110+ cities

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An IB school of global standards at BKC Mumbai


ZICA is the nation's first full-fledged Classical and Digital Animation Training Academy with 15 centers across India


Courses in Film Making, Television, Music, Radio, Journalism with 3 centers in Mumbai, Noida and Jaipur


Mount Litera World Preschool, a thought leader in Child Development and Education has been in existence since 2011.

Being a pioneer in the domain of Early childhood care and education, Zee Learn launched Mount Litera World Preschool to deliver a new age curriculum to create thoughtful leaders for tomorrow.

Our propriety pedagogy LITERA VIDE’; focuses on inculcating skills required for children to:

  • Be future ready
  • Prepare them to live life where they know ‘How to think’ instead ‘What to think’
  • Be a critical thinker

Mount Litera World Preschool with over 11 preschools operating in top cities- Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore & Chennai is committed to provide best in class ‘world’ opportunities for children to Explore, Express and Enjoy

The ‘world’ experience is created through the global context, intercultural understanding; global languages and various international programs & philosophies integrated at Mount Litera World Preschool

The various programs offered here are:

  • Playgroup
  • Nursery
  • Junior KG
  • Senior KG
  • Structured day care
  • After school activities