Lamp of Knowledge Award, USA
At the /'Stars of the Industry Award/' USA, a mega event held at JW Marriott in Washington DC in 2014, Mr. Ahmed Shafiq received “The Lamp of Knowledge Award”, the most prestigious award in the hospitality industry for being an outstanding international educator showing excellence in the area of hospitality education and training. Mr. Shafiq is the first Pakistani and the only international educator of the year 2014 who has received this award. He dedicated this award to the beautiful and hospitable people of Pakistan.
The Financial Daily Award (TFD), Best Hotel School of Pakistan
On 15th June 2014, COTHM won the Best Hotel School TFD Award. They ceremony was held in Karachi. The Financial Daily (TDF) is the 2nd largest Business Newspaper of Pakistan which is engaged in promoting financial sector of Pakistan for the last eight years.
Consumers Choice Award-CAP, Best Hotel School of Pakistan
On 27th August 2014, COTHM won the 9th Consumers Choice Awards 2013 at Pearl Continental Hotel Karachi. The Consumer Association of Pakistan-CAP is the awarding body of the Consumers Choice Award, which is one of the most recognized and prestigious event of the country/’s business calendar.
Government of Sindh, Best Hotel School of Pakistan Award
In 2014, the Government of Sindh bestowed the Best Hotel School of Pakistan Award on COTHM in recognition of its services in the field of education and hospitality, travel & tourism industry.
4th International Women’s Day Award 2015
On 8th March, COTHM won 4th International Women/'s Day Award by Sukh Cha/'n Wellness Club, Lahore. Mrs. Sameena Shafiq received the award for COTHM/’s great contribution in women/’s education and empowerment, gender equality and work for the women in hospitality, travel and tourism industry.