Major Subsidiaries and Associated Companies


(As of March 31, 2021)

Name of company Common stock
(Millions of yen)
Ratio of shareholding
Description of business
Benesse Corporation 3,000 100.0 Education, publishing, mail-order sales, etc.
Classi Corp. 840 50.0 Development and operation of educational platform
Tokyo Individualized Educational Institute, Inc. 642 61.9 Operation of prep schools
Benesse i-Career, Co., Ltd. 261 51.0 Career education and career building support services for university students and working adults
UP Inc. 100 100.0 Operation of prep schools
Shinken-AD Co., Ltd. 65 100.0 Advertising business specializing in higher education institutions
Plandit Co., Ltd. 40 100.0 Planning and editing of study materials
EDUCOM Corporation 33 100.0*1 Development and sales of school business support system
Benesse BE studio Inc. 10 100.0 Operation of English language schools for children
Learn-S Co., Ltd. 10 100.0 Planning, editing, production and sales of study materials
Ochanomizu Seminar Co., Ltd. 10 100.0*2 Operation of prep schools
Tokyo Educational Institute Co., Ltd. 10 100.0 Operation of prep schools
Benesse Corporation China 125,000 Thousands of RMB 100.0 Sales of correspondence course materials for preschoolers
PT. Benesse Indonesia 272,700 Million INR 100.0*3 Operation of prep schools in Indonesia
Benesse Style Care Co., Ltd. 100 100.0 Nursing care services for the elderly business, childcare business
Benesse Senior Support Co., Ltd. 100 100.0*1 Nursing care consultation service business
Benesse Palette Co., Ltd. 100 80.0*4 Food delivery services and nursing care food for seniors business
Benesse MCM Corp. 80 100.0*1 Introduction and temp staffing of nurses and human resources trained in nursing care
Berlitz Corporation 1,005 Thousands of U.S.dollars 100.0 Language instruction, global leadership training and support for study overseas
Benesse InfoShell Co., Ltd. 150 90.0 Information system maintenance and operation business, information processing service business
Benesse Business-mate, Inc. 50 100.0*5 Office operational management, outsourcing and support services
Naoshima Cultural Village Co., Ltd. 20 100.0 Hotel and campsite operation and management
Benesse Base-Com, Inc. 20 100.0 Creation, sales and distribution of study materials
Benesse Hong Kong Co., Ltd. 3,600 Thousands of H.K.dollars 100.0 General trading and quality assurance related to educational equipment, toys and other items
Plus 13 other subsidiaries.
  • *1 Indirect stock holding through a subsidiary.
  • *2 Including an indirect stock holding of 50.0% through a subsidiary.
  • *3 Including an indirect stock holding of 0.1% through a subsidiary.
  • *4 Indirect stock holdings of 80.0% through subsidiaries.
  • *5 Including indirect stock holdings of 2.0% through subsidiaries.

Last updated : 2021/10/25