Matt Payne

2 weeks ago

Nominations for the Edurank Awards 2019 have now closed, and the team have been inundated with loads of entries from institutions all over the world.

We are pleased to reveal the shortlist (AKA, the top four) for each category. Remember, five of these awards are judged by a panel of students, from our friends at Student Hut. The panel is the UK’s specialist audience insight panel, which provides institutions and brands insight into the student audience.

Well done to everyone who entered in the Edurank Awards this year, we were blown away by the standard of entries. If you didn’t make the top four, do not fear – the standard was ridiculously high.  

Best Use of User Generated Content in a Campaign (Judged by the Student Hut Panel).

  • Manchester Metropolitan University (International Profile)
  • Norwich University of the Arts
  • SEDA College
  • University of Winchester

Best Campaign Supporting Diversity (Judged by the Student Hut Panel).

  • Nottingham College
  • UNSW Sydney
  • University of South Wales
  • University of South Wales (International Profile)

Best Campaign Supporting Student Wellbeing (Judged by the Student Hut Panel).

  • Coleg Cambria
  • Glasgow Caledonian University
  • University of Salford
  • University of Stirling

Best Campaign Supporting Sustainability (Judged by the Student Hut Panel).

  • City, University of London
  • De Montfort University
  • Keele University
  • UNSW Sydney

Best Campaign Promoting International Study (Judged by the Student Hut Panel).

  • Coventry University
  • Manchester Metropolitan University (International Profile)
  • University of London (Worldwide)
  • University of South Wales (International Profile)

Best Instagram Account (Judged by Edurank HQ).

  • London South Bank University
  • Loughborough University
  • Plymouth College of Art
  • Trinity Laban

The winners and those who’ll receive a Highly Commended certificate will be announced at the end of the month. Good luck to everyone still in the game.

Looking for advice, guidance and support on your own social media strategy? Please get in touch, and one of our social media experts, and we can take it from there.

Edurank Update: who’s got 2019 off to a good start?

In between the excitement surrounding the Edurank Awards (the shortlist will be announced tomorrow), we made sure to take a look and see who had got 2019 off to a good start. Who knows, perhaps they might be taking home an Edurank award next year? Here’s who started 2019 with a strong social media game: […]

Matt Payne

2 weeks ago

Edurank: who were the biggest movers?

Hello, and Happy New Year to you all! In between sifting through Edurank Award entries (you can still nominate your College or University), we still found the time to look back to see who ended the year on a high. Here are the biggest movers in the Edurank charts last month. And, here’s to another […]

Matt Payne

1 month ago

Edurank update: Who’s got the academic year off to a good start?

As 2018 draws to a close (we know right, where did the year go?), we thought we’d have a look to see which institutions had got the new academic year off to a good start. So, from open day promotion to large research projects on international study – here’s who’s looking good in the 2018-2019 […]

Matt Payne

2 months ago

Nominations are open for the Edurank Awards 2019: put your institution forward

Nominations are now open for the six Edurank awards which institutions can nominate themselves for. So, if you think you’re institution has run a great social media campaign during the past year fill in the form to submit an entry. Nominations close on the 31st January 2019. The categories that universities, colleges and independent schools […]

Matt Payne

3 months ago

NEWSFLASH: Instagram is returning to Edurank. How can you get it?

It’s the news that all education marketers have been hoping for. Instagram data, both monthly and daily, has returned to Edurank. Yes, we can’t contain our excitement either. But thanks to our team of technical geniuses we are able to get obtain the relevant information from Instagram to power Edurank and share it with our […]

Matt Payne

4 months ago

Edurank Update: Which institutions capitalised on the results day hype?

August is always a busy month for education marketers (we hope you all survived Clearing and GCSE Results Day), but what worked? Now it’s back to business, the new academic year is underway, so it’s time to look back over this key period and see what the top institutions did to generate engagement with past, […]

Matt Payne

5 months ago

Edurank Update: How do the top institutions inspire prospective students?

As institutions gear up to A-level Results Day 2018 (the Black Friday of the education sector), we are already looking further ahead. How are colleges and universities going to top their targets from this year? How are they going to inspire, attract and convert prospective students into making that initial enquiry? This month we thought […]

Matt Payne

6 months ago