Busuu Press Centre

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About Busuu

Busuu was founded by Bernhard Niesner and Adrian Hilti in 2008. Our name originates from the Busuu language in Cameroon. We provide courses in 12 languages on web and mobile to more than 100 million learners in over 190 countries worldwide. Through our community, learners can connect with native speakers and get instant feedback on their speaking and writing exercises.
Find out more about Busuu here.

Contact us

For media enquiries, please contact our press team at: press@busuu.com

Our press team can:

  • Provide expert comment on topical language learning and EdTech news and industry developments;
  • Arrange interviews with Busuu spokespeople;
  • Offer more information on our company and product (including Premium demos and trials);
  • Share data and insights into language learning trends around the world.

For non-media enquiries, please get in touch via our Contact Us page.


We have won a number of awards since the company was founded in 2008, e.g. The Europas, Google Play's Best of, EdTech Europe, Red Herring, European Language Label, and many more.
Find a full list on our Awards page.

Brand materials

You can download our logo, product images, and founder photos in our brand kit. You can also take screenshots of our website busuu.com, the iOS app store and the Google Play app store.

Please ensure that all photos or screenshots are credited with © Busuu and link back to our website https://www.busuu.com.

Latest news

Read the latest news about Busuu and our product, including our recent industry research and commentary, on our company blog.

Press coverage



Language learning survey 2017 (Print)