The whole team at AMBA & BGA is delighted to launch the categories and open entries for the AMBA & BGA Excellence Awards 2021.

This unique event brings together leading lights from the global business education community to celebrate excellence and commend achievement among Business Schools, students, graduates, suppliers and employers, that share AMBA & BGA’s values of ambition, impact and integrity.

With a whopping 12 categories to choose from this year, the AMBA & BGA Excellence Awards 2021 will be the organisation’s biggest-ever celebration of Business School, student and graduate achievement – with numerous opportunities to showcase your success. 

Winning, or being a shortlisted as a finalist, is a fantastic way for us to tell the world about the amazing work taking place across AMBA & BGA’s  networks over the past year.  We therefore want to make it as easy as possible for you to complete the entry process, impress our judges, and celebrate your success, as well as that of your colleagues and peers.

These webpages should have all the information you need to pull together a standout entry and answer any questions you might have about the entry process and the next steps.

Just click on one of the category icons below to find out more about the criteria and start your entry process.


  • Friday 18 September 2020 – official closing date for award entries
  • Friday 16 October 2020 – shortlisted candidates notified

Our awards team is here to help. Please contact Conference Producer, Paul Thurston, at and he will be happy to assist.

The clock is counting down for you to get your entries into us:


And the categories are...