SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Noah Education Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: NED) ("Noah" or "the Company"), a leading provider of education services in China, is pleased to announce that the Company and two of its brands, Wentai Education and Little New Star, have received six awards at various education ceremonies, validating its status as a leading player in the education sector in China. Noah was named one of the "2011 Best Education Organizations" at the 2011 Tencent Chinese Education Industry Review. Wentai Education was named one of the "2011 Top Ten Renowned Education Brands" at the 2011 Tencent Chinese Education Industry Review, and Ms. Li Cao, General Manager of Qingan, was named as one of the "2011 Most Outstanding Contributors to Education" at the 2011 SINA China Education Ceremony. Little New Star was named one of the "2011 Most Competitive Brands for Pre-school English" at the 2011 Tencent Chinese Education Industry Review. It was also named as one of the "2011 Most Reputable Brands for English Learning" at the 2011 SINA China Education Ceremony and one of the "2011 Top Ten Brands for Foreign Language Training" at 2011 NetEase Education Review. "We are honored to be named alongside other very accomplished education organizations in China," said Mr. Dong Xu, Chairman and CEO of Noah. "The honors are recognition of Noah's success and leading position in the education market, which is in particular meaningful as the Company just completed the transition into an education services company last year. The accomplishments of Wentai Education and Little New Star also demonstrate that they have built their reputation as the premier option in their respective areas. I would like to personally thank all my colleagues for their contributions in the past year." "Looking into 2012, we will remain focused in delivering top-class pre-school, primary and secondary school and supplemental education services as the education segments continue to gain traction. We are also fully committed in enhancing shareholders value through our sustainable and profitable business model."