China Distance Education Overview

  • Founded
  • 2000
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 2,542
  • Investments
  • 11
  • Share Price
  • $9.73
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

China Distance Education General Information


China Distance Education Holdings Ltd provides online education in China. It focuses on professional education in accounting, healthcare, and engineering and construction industries and also other professional education courses such as online test preparation courses for judicial examination, for university students and online language courses as well as courses through its online open learning platform. The company operating segment includes Professional education services; Business start-up training services and Sales of learning simulation software. It derives the majority of its revenues from the Professional education services segment in the PRC.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Education and Training Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 1 Zhichun Road
  • 18th Floor, Xueyuan International Tower, Haidian District
  • Beijing, 100083
  • China
+86 010 0000 0000
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China Distance Education Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$9.73 $9.72 $5.76 - $10.87 22.7K $0.32

China Distance Education Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Sep-2020 FY 2020 30-Sep-2020 FY 2019 30-Sep-2019 FY 2018 30-Sep-2018
Revenue 209,558 209,558 211,822 166,668
EBITDA 25,833 25,833 39,134 21,890
Net Income 10,430 10,430 21,254 11,626
Total Assets 398,139 398,139 355,350 328,925
Total Debt 47,261 47,261 38,502 63,002
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China Distance Education Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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China Distance Education Comparisons

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China Distance Education Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
ATA Corporation Beijing, China 000 000.00 000000000 000.00
0000000000 (000000 Private Equity-Backed Washington, DC 0000 00000 000000000 00000
000 Private Equity-Backed Cambridge, MA 000 000000&0
0000000 00000000 Formerly PE-Backed Boston, MA 0000 0000 000000000000
0000000000 Corporation Athens, Greece 0
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China Distance Education Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Zhengdong Zhu Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Mark Marostica Co-Chief Financial Officer
Yongkang Chen Co-Chief Financial Officer
Baohong Yin Co-Founder & Deputy Chairman
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China Distance Education Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00 China Distance Education Board Member 000 0000
000000000 000 China Distance Education Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
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China Distance Education Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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China Distance Education Investments & Acquisitions (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 000000000 01-Jun-2021 00000 00000 00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000000 000
000000 0000000 12-Apr-2021 00000 00000 00 000.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
000000 0000000 17-Jan-2020 000000000 00.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C)
0000000 0000000000 10-Jul-2018 000000000000000000 00.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000000 000
Cumulus Education 27-Mar-2018 Early Stage VC Educational and Training Services (B2C)
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China Distance Education Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
0000000 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Beijing, China 0000
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