[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”82px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_column_text]This award will go to the business school demonstrating the most outstanding overall performance in equipping graduates with not only business skills but most importantly the art of translating the acquired knowledge into businesses in their respective societies during the 2018-19 academic year. The award will also look at how nominees have forged different business partnerships and consequently their results on the wellbeing of their establishment, the communities they serve and the east African economy at large. It is open to all business schools in the East Africa, including those situated within universities and those in the private sector. Qualities we will be looking for in submissions might include:
- Evidence showing how the school’s work has impacted on business and/or society more generally
- Evidence of how the school has built partnerships with the business community and other organizations to bring benefits to both sides
- Evidence showing why you stand out from the crowd in this most competitive of marketplaces.
- Evidence of exceptional performance against specific indicators such as innovation, teaching, research, student experience, alumni relations and development Judges will be looking for bold and creative strategies and initiatives that have helped the school to improve and flourish in the year in question.