UOW Global Enterprises has been driving the export of education and training since 1993.
At a ceremony in Canberra on Tuesday night the wholly owned subsidiary of the University of Wollongong, was announced as the 2018 winner of the Australian Export Awards for excellence in education and training.
UOW Global Enterprises is now a leading international provider of offshore education institutions with UOW in Dubai, the UOW College in Hong Kong, KDU in Malaysia as well as a UOW College in Australia.
About 10,000 students from 95 countries currently undertake studies in one or more of its 50 undergraduate and post-graduate qualifications, and 20 diploma and vocational qualifications.
“We are very pleased and proud to have our global success story recognised by this award,” UOW Global Enterprises CEO Marisa Mastroianni said.
“Our team works hard to provide access to quality Australian education offshore and we will continue to contribute to Australia’s high standing in the international education landscape.
“This award also acknowledges the important contribution our business makes to the economy through job creation and increased prosperity for the communities we serve.”