Amazon Prime launched in India in July 2016, with its Prime Video streaming service following five months later.
Commenting on the agreement, Myleeta Aga, SVP and GM of India, BBC Worldwide, said: “In the last year or so, we have seen digital consumption in India increase exponentially.
“We are very excited to be partnering with Amazon Prime Video India to satisfy viewers’ demands for quality, premium programmes from the BBC.”
Nitesh Kripalani, director and country head, Amazon Prime Video India, added: “We are pleased to work with BBC Worldwide to avail premium quality pre-school and documentary programmes to our Prime Video customers.
“We are very humbled by the positive response from customers to Prime Video and we are confident that the BBC’s programmes will resonate with customers. We look forward to a long and fruitful relationship with BBC Worldwide.”