14th May 2018, Hyderabad: ICFAI Group won the World’s Greatest Brands & Leaders Asia & GCC 2017-18 Award at India UAE Business & Social Forum 2018: Awards & Business Summit held on May 9th, 2018 at Hotel J W Marriot Marquis, Dubai. H.E. Dr. Akima Umezawa, The Consul General of Japan in Dubai presented the award to Mrs. Sobha Rani Yasaswy, Chairperson of ICFAI Group. ICFAI was chosen as “Iconic University of India”. Mrs. Sobha Rani Yasaswy was also presented with Brand Leader award during the ceremony.
Mrs. Sobha Rani Yasaswy expressed her happiness on receiving the prestigious award and said that “ICFAI will always strive to be a leader in the higher education sector for over three decades now. ICFAI has been a pioneering quality education in India”.
About 12 Diplomats and top delegates from across the world attended this prestigious event. Mr. Vinod Adani, Head – Adani Group, H.E. Vipul, Consul General of India in Dubai and over 300 businessmen, entrepreneurs, dignitaries, social leaders from all over the world graced the occasion.
Selection Process: The selection for this award was based on primary and secondary research across 16 industries in India. One of the top professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers and United Research Services International formed the jury panel for selecting the awardees.
Over 1,500 nominations were done using research tools and a secondary data scoring brought down the list to 400 amongst which ICFAI was chosen for this award.
About United Research Services Media Consulting P.L: United Research Services Media Consulting P.L. publishes the AsiaOne – A Pan Asia Business & News Magazine. AsiaOne has a reader audience in 9 countries of Asia & Middle East. As many as 500 plus Brands and Leaders used the research-based award properties in terms of logo and text rights, with PricewaterhouseCoopers P.L. as the process reviewers.
About ICFAI Group: ICFAI Group is a pioneer in the field of higher education for over 30 years with pan India presence in 16 states with 11 Universities, 9 Business Schools, 7 Tech Schools and 6 Law Schools.