May 20, 2024

Meet Top Education Brands Of 2023

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The day-long summit and awards brought together top industry veterans and experts to discuss the pressing issues in building these brands and facilitating good practices in the education sector

Building an education brand is no child’s play. There lies a thin line between business for money and business for wealth, where the latter connotes the wealth of the nation.

The 2023 edition of BW Education’s ‘Top Education Brands’ initiative cum awards came as keeping with the company’s commitment to recognise the best practices and facilitate the endeavour of India’s ethical education led entities working each day towards building this wealth.

Held in New Delhi, the day-long conference and awards brought together top industry veterans and experts to discuss the pressing issues in building these brands and facilitating good practices in the education sector, including panel discussions, presentations, Q&A with the audience, fire side chats etc. around the theme, ‘Top Education Brands In India’.

The award ceremony was a culmination of a comprehensive assessment and performance review of various key stake holders by an eminent jury, comprising of personalities known for their exemplary contribution to the sector.

The jury comprised of – Shiv Shivakumar, Group Executive President, Aditya Birla Group; Dr Pankaj Mittal, Secretary General, Association of Indian University; Dr Rajan Saxena, Ex Vice Chancellor, NMIMS; Dr Prafulla Agnihotri, Director, IIM Sirmaur; Dr SS Mantha, Former Chairman, AICTE | CEO, MSKC-MAHAPREIT | Adj Prof, NIAS, Bangalore and Emeritus Prof, VJTI (AI and Robotics); Ritesh Vohra, Partner and Head, Real Estate Investcorp India; Prof Janat Shah,  Former Director, IIM Udaipur and Dr Annurag Batra, Chairman & Editor-in-chief, BW Businessworld & Exchange4media.

Winners Of Top Education Brands Awards 2023

Main Category Sub Category Rank Winner
Winner Awardee Name 
Preschool Regional Preschool Franchisor of the year Winner Little Elly Sidharth Pande, CMO
Innovation for Curriculum for Pre-school Silver Foot Prints Purvesh Sharma, COO
Gold Klay School A.K Srikanth, CEO
Leading Pre-school in India Silver Foot Prints Purvesh Sharma, COO
Gold Klay School A.K Srikanth, CEO
School Academic Excellence in K-12 Winner Satluj Group of Schools Reekrit Serai, MD
Emerging School in India Bronze National Public School ITPL Dr Chaitra Harsha, CEO
Silver ODM  Group of Schools Shalendra Ganda, Principal
Gold Foot Prints Purvesh Sharma, COO
Gold Sharda World School Prof. Ranganathan, Director, Strategic Division
Green School in India Winner Vedanaya International School Simran Bakshi, Chairperson
Innovative School Infrastructure & Learning Spaces in India Winner Chitakara International School Niyati Chitkara, Director
Innovative School in India Bronze Happy English School Arti Khungar, Principal
Silver Shri Sathya Sai Loka Seva Guru Kulam Group of Institute Bhuvana Santhanam, Director – Outreach
Gold The Vivekalaya Group of Institutions Aishwarya Rao, Director – Academics and Adminstration
Leading Residential School in India Winner Sanjay Ghodawat International School Sasmita Mohanty, Director
School of the Year Silver Indraprastha International School Karuna Dahiya, Head- Administration
Gold Prometheus School Mukesh Sharma, Chairman
Higher Education Outstanding Institute for Innovative Academic Delivery  Winner ICFAI Group Sudhakar Rao, Director
Emerging Higher Education Institution in India Winner Shri Sathya Sai Loka Seva Guru Kulam Group of Institute Bhuvana Santhanam, Director – Outreach
Institution with excellent Training and Placements Bronze NIIT DigitaL Abhishek Arora, EVP & Businesshead
Silver Cliniminds Kamal Shahani, Founder & MD
Gold Hope Foundation’s Finolex Academy of Management and Technology Aruna M. Katara, President
Institution with Innovative Infrastructure & Learning Environment Bronze BML Munjal University (BMU) Swati Munjal, President
Silver Universal Business School Elora Basumatary, Director- MBA Programme
Institutions with Quality Industry-Academia Interface Winner Cliniminds Kamal Shahani, Founder & MD
Leading University in India Bronze Rabindranath Tagore University Siddharth Chaturvedi, Pro-Chancellor
Silver Chitkara University Madhu Chitkara, Pro-Chancellor
Gold Ashoka University  Somak Raychaudhury, Vice-Chancellor
Ed-Tech Solution Best Education ERP of the Year Winner Top Rankers Gaurav Goel, Co-Founder and CEO
Best E-Learning/ Online Tutoring Company of the Year Bronze Spark Studio Aunshree Goneka, CEO
Silver Great Learning  Mohan Lakhamraju, Founder and CEO
Gold Upgrad Mayank Kumar, Co-Founder & MD
Game Based Learning Company of the Year Winner Matific Sahil Kapoor, Chief Business Officer
Innovative Technology Solutions for Higher Education Provider Silver Team Lease Shantanu Rooj, Founder and CEO
Gold S P Jain School of Global Management Nitish Jain, Founder & President
Innovative Technology Solutions for School Provider Bronze Space Technology  Sachin Bahmba, Co-Founder
Silver Speed Labs Vivek Varshney, Founder
Gold Klassroom Edutech Alka Javeri, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder
STEM Education Solution of the Year Winner Physics Wallah  Alakh Pandey, Founder
EdTech CEO of the Year Bronze Top Rankers Gaurav Goel, Co-Founder and CEO
Silver Infinity Learn Ujjwal Singh, CEO
Gold Physics Wallah  Alakh Pandey, Founder
Edtech Company of the Year Winner Careerera Vivek Kumar Singh, Co-Founder and CEO

The initiative came at a time when the country is witnessing a surge of ‘educational brands’ and franchise based schools as well as the group led educational institutions that have converted education into a much more commercialised space.

Having analysed and discussed about the various issues aligning the education sector in the country with a special emphasis on today’s ‘educational brands’, the conference concluded with facilitating the winners spanning across various education categories.


Source link For parents and students, the ever-increasing competition amongst education providers offers hope of access to quality educational resources. Each new year sparks excitement in the education community as the leading providers come forward to showcase their services and products. As we look forward to 2023, here are some of the top education brands you should watch out for.

First in the list is Google Classroom, an all-in-one learning solution that helps teachers manage course content, nurture collaborations among learners, and send timely feedback. With real-time tracking of assignments and grades, as well as personalized feedback and notifications, Google Classroom undoubtedly remains the go-to platform for collaborative learning.

Next on the list is EdX, an open-source platform that provides students with access to high-quality courses from leading universities and institutions. EdX offers both free and paid courses, allowing students to benefit from optional certification options. It also features an app for on-the-go learning which makes it an invaluable resource for busy students.

Also taking a spot among the top 2023 education brands is Khan Academy, a free online learning platform that caters to users of all age groups. From offering subject-specific lessons and adaptive practice exercises to providing users with engaging content and real-time analysis, Khan Academy aims to bridge the learning gap between classroom and home.

Finally, the top education brands of 2023 list would not be complete without mentioning, an e-learning library with over 5,000 courses that cover topics from a wide range of disciplines. The platform offers educational resources for both students and professionals and is ideal for honing one’s skills on specific subjects.

With their unrivaled expertise, these leading education brands of 2023 are set to revolutionize the educational landscape and reinvigorate the learning experience. With their innovative resources and facilities, the aforementioned establishments are sure to lead the way in the future of educational services.