Ghent University Global Campus is awarded with the 2017 Korea Brand Hall of Fame

(06-07-2017) On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Ghent University Global Campus was awarded with the 2017 Korea Brand Hall of Fame (KBHM) award within the education category. GUGC is the first foreign university to receive this award.

The KBHM awards are given by the Institute for Industrial Policy Studies (IPS), the Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) and the daily newspaper Joongang Ilbo. Every year an expert panel selects companies, organizations and public offices within different categories which invest in brand value and have a positive influence on the public. Business performance, Brand value, Customer satisfaction and Marketing-Communication are assessed.

This year winners were announced in 22 sectors. As an award winner Ghent University Global Campus is in very good company as other recipients were some of the most famous Korean brands and companies like Samsung Electronics, KB Kookmin Bank, Shinhan Card, Starbucks Korea and General Motors Korea.

With this award GUGC becomes further known as one of the best universities in Korea.