20 November 2023

GBS wins Higher Education Provider of the Year at the Education Awards Manchester 2023

Global Banking Schools (GBS) has won the prestigious Higher Education Provider of the Year at the Education Awards Manchester 2023. Winning this award is a testament to the institution’s adeptness in delivering high standards of education with ever-improving personalised academic support. GBS has also had a long-standing commitment to promoting diversity across all areas of the business, which has created an inclusive environment that brings people together on a path towards growth and development. 

GBS is committed to harnessing the power of education to transform lives, with an emphasis on providing high-quality education to underserved communities in England. 

Professor Lloyd, CEO at GBS, said: "I am delighted with this success as it is a well-deserved recognition of the outstanding work we do in delivering high-quality education to students who would otherwise be denied access. It also recognises the passion, dedication, and hard work of everyone in the GBS family and our determination to constantly improve." 

James Kennedy, Deputy Chief Executive at GBS, said: "GBS gives opportunities to students who would not otherwise be able to gain the benefits of Higher Education.  As a result, we undoubtedly change lives through education. We should all be very pleased that this is now being recognised outside GBS." 

The Education Awards highlights successes and important contributions from across the Education Sector each year. By taking the time to recognise excellence, this special event provides new motivation and inspiration for taking standards of education to the next level. 

There are several categories at the event that cover many areas of education, with separate awards being held to highlight institutions and teaching professionals. The Higher Education Provider of the Year is awarded to an institution that has excelled in higher education provision with high-quality learning that widens participation and increases levels of diversity. This award also focuses on the importance of student support that gives every learner the chance to reach their full potential.