Babcock University, ECOBANK, Coca Cola win World Brand Awards
IT was another moment of thrilling victory at the weekend for Babcock University as it was awarded Brand of the Year Award at the 2015 World Branding Awards ceremony in Kensington Palace, London. Babcock University is the only brand in the Education category from Nigeria selected for the award. The World Branding Forum is the premier awards programme of the World Branding Forum. The event recorded some of the world’s best brands, which were recognised for their work and achievements.
Winners were uniquely judged through three streams-Brand Valuation, Consumer Market Research and Public Online Voting. The 2015 awards saw a total of 6,500 voters who nominated 1,300 brands of which only 3 per cent from 35 countries around the world were selected as winners.
The institution won Brand of the Year Award in the National tier category. Only Babcock University and Ecobank brands from Nigeria won awards at the event. Other winners include BBC, Coca-Cola, Guinness, Ferrari, British Airways, Starbucks and Shell.
This award is among several other national and international awards won by Babcock University over the past five years. The awards include National University Commission, National Association of Nigeria Students, Nigeria Legal Council, Nigeria Private Universities Debate and International Nursing Council among others.