Awards Categories


School Operator
This category is open to educational institutions that provide primary, high school and higher secondary learning. Single premises as well as academic chains qualify.
Vocational Education
Institutions that provide courses related to specific vocational training like Hotel Management, Fashion Design & Technology, Event Management, Nursing, etc
Higher Learning
Institutions imparting specialised courses of higher learning like Law, Bio Technology, Genomics.
Private University
Registered private universities in various states recognised by the respective authorities which may include UGC.
Management Education
Institutions providing management education at Diploma, Degree and Post Graduate level. These could be either independent or part of a multi-disciplinary institution
Technical Education
Engineering Colleges offering degree and post graduate degree programs across single or multiple faculty
Medical Education
All institutions, whether independent or part of a multi-disciplinary institution, and providing degree and post graduate degree courses in medical and allied fields like Ayurvedic, Dental, etc.
Undergraduate Level
All educational institutions providing degree courses at the undergraduate level leading to a 3 year degree course.
Education Content Provider
Organisations in the business of providing content – material or electronic – that enhances the learning experience of students.
Use of Education Technology
Institutions that have been at the forefront of developing / adopting cutting edge technology for imparting education
Supplementary Education Provider
Organisations / Institutions that provide supplementary educational support to students either in the form of coaching / preparatory classes.
Distance / Online Learning
Institutions that have adopted the alternate route of imparting distance / online learning programmes.


Distinguished Educationist
Lifetime contribution to education
Excellence in Teaching Individual
Who has used innovation to deliver a positive change
Outstanding Contribution towards Society
Going beyond the call of duty
Excellence in Administration
One who has brought efficiency to the administration process
Excellence in Administration & Academics
Individual who has combined delivery and management of education
Lifetime Achievement Award
For someone who participated in building a platform for educational upliftment
Policy Maker of the Year
A decision-maker with progressive outlook in the wake of changing requirements of education sector
Education Entrepreneur of the Year / Edupreneur of the Year
Leading by example & innovative business ideas
Celebrity with Education as a Cause
Someone who used his/her influence to bring a positive change to education
Outstanding School Leader
The Individual Award will be given to an outstanding leadership in helming School education
Best Education Company to Work With
Meeting up with employee and staff expectations
Contribution to the Community
This award will be given to the individual, team or institution that has made the most imaginative attempt to aid the wider community socially, culturally or economically.
Female Educationist of the Year
Young Achiever of the Year