Awards Categories

  • International Business Awards (IBA)

    The International Business Awards are an independent awards programmes as an initiative of Observer Dawn magazine.
    The awards aim to recognise and reward business excellence across all sectors, private, public and charity.Open to organisations of any size and individuals,based anywhere in the India and world, entries.

A. Best Company of the Year (may be for-profit or non-profit,public or private,large or small)

  • 1. Accounting
  • 2. Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations
  • 3. Aerospace &Defense
  • 4. Automotive & Transport Equipment
  • 5. Banking
  • 6. Business Services
  • 7. Chemicals
  • 8. Computer Hardware
  • 9. Computer Software
  • 10. Computer Services
  • 11. Conglomerates
  • 12. Consumer Products – Durables
  • 13. Consumer Products – Non-Durables
  • 14. Diversified Services
  • 15. Electronics
  • 16. Energy
  • 17. Financial Services
  • 18. Food & Beverage
  • 19. Health Products & Services
  • 20. Hospitality & Leisure
  • 21. Insurance
  • 22. Internet/New Media
  • 23. Legal
  • 24. Manufacturing
  • 25. Materials & Construction
  • 26. Media & Entertainment
  • 27. Metals & Mining
  • 28. Non-Profit or Government Organizations
  • 29. Real Estate
  • 30. Retail
  • 31. Pharmaceuticals
  • 32. Telecommunications
  • 33. Transportation
  • 34. Utilities

B. Best Start-up of the Year (for companies that
Began operations since January 1,2014).

  • 1. Business Product Industries
  • 2. Business Service Industries
  • 3. Consumer Product Industries
  • 4. Consumer Service Industries

C. Best Tech Startup of the Year (for companies that began operations since Jan 1, 2014)

D. Most Innovative Company of the Year (recognizing overall achievement in product and/or marketing, sales, manufacturing, management, etc. innovation)

E. Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year (recognizing overall achievement in product and/or marketing, sales, manufacturing, management, etc. innovation)

F. Technical Innovation of the Year (recognizing singular innovations in technology, new products, etc., by an organization or an individual)

G. Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year (recognizing organizations’ contributions to society)

H. Fastest-Growing Company of the Year (recognizing outstanding revenue growth since the beginning of 2015 over 2014)

I. Fastest-Growing Tech Company of the Year (recognizing outstanding revenue growth since the beginning of 2015 over 2014)

J. Energy Industry Innovation of the Year: This category recognizes singular innovations in energy-related technology, production, conservation, storage or delivery, by an organization or an individual in the India., since January 1 2015.

K. Business Award Categories

  • 1. Business Excellence in Retail
  • 2. Business Excellence in Innovation
  • 3. Business Excellence in Marketing
  • 4. Business Excellence in Customer Service
  • 5. Business Excellence in IT
  • 6. Best Small Business
  • 7. Best Medium Sized Business
  • 8. Best Large Business
  • 9. Business Young Turk of the year
  • 10. Best Young Entrepreneur of the Year
  • 11. Best Businesswoman of the Year

L. Financial Institutional Awards

  • 1. Best Bankers of the year
  • 2. Best global investment bank
  • 3. Banker of the year Best M&A house
  • 4. Best wealth manager
  • 5. Best loan house
  • 6. Best emerging markets bank
  • 7. Best emerging markets equity house
  • 8. Best NBFC of the Year
  • 9. Best Financial Adviser of the Year(Mortgage and Insurance)
  • 10. Best bank for corporate social responsibility
  • 11. Best bank transformation Outstanding

M. Auto Awards

  • 1. Subcompact Sedan of the Year
  • 2. Entry Hatchback of the Year
  • 3. Midsize Sedan of the Year
  • 4. Entry Premium Car of the Year
  • 5. Sports Car of the Year
  • 6. Super Car of the Year
  • 7. Compact SUV of the Year
  • 8. Premium SUV of the Year
  • 9. MUV of the Year
  • 10. Car Manufacturer of the Year
  • 11. Motorcycle of the Year upto 110cc
  • 12. Motorcycle of the Year upto 160cc
  • 13. Motorcycle of the Year upto 500cc
  • 14. Motorcycle of the Year upto 1000cc
  • 15. Motorcycle of the Year above 1000cc
  • 16. Scooter of the Year
  • 17. Two Wheeler Manufacturer of the Year
  • 18. Automotive Technology of the Year
  • 19. Design of the Year
  • 20. Automotive Man of the Year
  • 21. Best Integrated Campaign of the Year
  • 22. Best PR & Communications Team of the Year

N. Educational/ Training Institute Awards

  • 1. Best universities of the Year
  • 2.Best Engineering College of the Year
  • 3.Best Medical Colleges
  • 4.Best Dental Colleges
  • 5.Best Pharmacy Colleges
  • 6.Best Nursing Colleges
  • 7.Best Business Management Colleges
  • 8.Best CBSE School
  • 9.Best ICSE School
  • 10.Best Pre-School
  • 11.Best Film Making Training Institute