University Of Bedfordshire Queen’s Award
Award winning university
Both our academics and our professional support staff have won major awards for their work.
Prospects Postgraduate Awards 2014
The University of Bedfordshire were awarded Best Faculty Campaign at the 2014 Prospects Postgraduate Awards. Bedfordshire’s entry for Postgraduate Sports beat faculties from the University of Cambridge, Brunel University and the University of Sunderland to win the award. The ceremony took place at the Midland hotel, Manchester.
CIPR Anglia, Thames and Chiltern Awards 2014
Bedfordshire’s Marketing team, led by Sarah Hampton, Marketing Manager claimed gold in two categories at the CIPR PRide (Anglia, Thames and Chiltern) Awards. The department won Best Use of Research, Planning, Measurement and Evaluation, as well as Best Publication for their 2015 Undergraduate Prospectus.
The ceremony was held at the Cambridge City hotel in the heart of the city and all attendees had a brilliant night out sweeping the board and then carting the trophies home on the train!
National UK Blog Awards 2014
Digital Marketing Manager, Paul Fryer, gained national recognition at the inaugural UK Blog Awards in London for his Digital Marketing Team blog. Created to recognise the uptake of blogging across a variety of 12 UK industries, more than 16,000 votes were cast on over 1,000 applicants for 25 UK Blog Awards categories.
With the education category then whittled down to a shortlist of 10 nominations, a judging panel formed of two charities supporting teachers and education professionals in the work place announced Paul as the winner.
Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Research 2013
The University of Bedfordshire has won the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education for its pioneering research into child sexual exploitation.
The prestigious prize is the highest form of national recognition open to higher and further education institutions in the UK and the award enhances the University’s widely-acknowledged reputation for its work in raising awareness of child sexual exploitation (CSE).
Prospects Postgraduate Awards 2013
These awards, held at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel in Manchester, honoured the best universities and businesses who are supporting postgraduate education across the UK.