The University of Birmingham has been awarded the MetrixLab Website of the Year Best Website 2014 in the Career & Education category. The awards were voted for by 134,528 members of the public between 22 September – 31 October, casting their votes for the best and most popular websites.

Best Website Career and Education

The awards, organised by MetrixLab, a global provider of consumer insights and marketing analytics since 2004, are the largest annual people’s online choice international award which is organized in eight different countries: the Netherlands, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, India and Brazil.

Cathy Gilbert, Director of External Relations, said “We are delighted to have been awarded Best Website in the Career and Education category of the Website of the Year 2014. We are in good company with previous winners of their respective categories including O2, BMW,, UNICEF, BBC News and TripAdvisor. It’s testament to the hard work that goes into making a website usable and engaging for the 6.5million users who visit our website on a yearly basis, looking for course information, exploring our pioneering research, establishing new business links and investigating our international partnerships and collaborations.”