Awards and Honours

  • President of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB; 2019/2020)
  • Received the Freedom of the City of London (UK) in 2017
  • Admitted into the Worshipful Company of Constructors in 2017
  • Admitted into the Worshipful Company of Fan Makers in 2017
  • Outstanding Paper Award (2016).  Charles Egbu “Fresh Driver for economic growth: fracking the UK nation”, International Journal of Energy Sector Management; Vol. 9 Iss 3 pp. 412 – 431.Outstanding Paper Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2010.
  • Outstanding Paper Award (2010). Potbhare, V., Syal, M., Arif, Mohammed, Khalfan, M., and Egbu, C., (2009) “Emergence of Green Building Guidelines in India and their Comparison with Developed Countries”, Journal of Engineering Design and Technology, 2009, 7(1), 99-121.Outstanding Paper Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2010.
  • Highly Commended Award (2010). Arif, Mohammed, Egbu, C., Haleem, A., Kulonda, D., and Khlafan, M. (2009), “State of Green Construction in India: Drivers and Challenges”, Journal of Engineering Design and Technology, 2009, 7(2), 223-234. Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2010.
  • Highly Commended Award (2005). Egbu, C.O. (2004) “Managing Knowledge and Intellectual Capital for Improved Organisational Innovations in the Construction Industry: An Examination of Critical Success Factors” Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management (ECAM) Journal, Vol. 11 No 5, pp. 301 – 315. Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2005.
  • PhD Scholarship Award (1990) SERC/University of Salford – to pursue a PhD at the University of Salford, England, UK.
  • The Building Prize Award (1990): Best Student (First Class Honours) in Quantity Surveying, Leeds Metropolitan University, England, UK.