Video bites: The authentic way to learn languages

Get ready to put your language skills into practice with our new and improved video bites. See and hear native speakers imitating one side of everyday conversations, helping you build the confidence you need for real-life encounters. Watch and learn… By watching and listening to native speakers in a variety of regional accents, you can […]

World Teachers’ Day 2022: celebrating educators


This year marks the 28th anniversary of World Teachers’ Day, with celebrations taking place across the globe. In 2022, the theme is: “Teachers at the heart of education recovery”.    Teachers work hard to inspire, guide, educate and mentor us every day. Within the world of languages, they help us navigate tricky grammar points, perfect […]

Busuu is now part of Chegg!

We’re excited to announce that we’ve entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Chegg, a US-based leading edtech company.

Busuu’s Smart Review wins British Council ELTons 2020 award

British Council ELTons 2020 award Busuu

Last week, Busuu’s AI-powered Smart Review took home an ELTons award at the 18th British Council ELTons Innovation Awards 2020. After three rounds of rigorous judging, an expert panel of independent judges chose Smart Review as the winner of the Digital Innovation category. The win was announced at a virtual awards ceremony last Thursday.  Organised […]

Busuu ranked top growth company in edtech

global edtech 50 busuu

Great news!  Busuu has been included in the Global EdTech 50 – a list of the world’s most transformational growth companies in education technology (edtech). As the edtech section continues to boom, we’re thrilled to be recognised alongside other industry-leading companies in our space. The Global EdTech 50 was compiled by the venture capital fund GSV […]

Busuu named Language Learning App of the Year 2020

language learning app of the year 2020 EdTech Breakthrough Award

We’re excited to share that Busuu has been named Language Learning App of the Year in the EdTech Breakthrough Awards 2020.  Each year, the EdTech Breakthrough Awards recognise the achievements of leading educational technology companies across the globe. The organisers received more than 1,750 nominations this year. Each entrant was carefully judged by an independent […]