Tamgha-i-Imtiaz in 2007

Professor Dr. Raheel Qamar (T.I), is the recipient of prestigious national award ‘Tamgha-i-Imtiaz’ (Medal of Excellence). On August 14, 2007, the government of Pakistan conferred the prestigious award upon Prof. Dr. Raheel Qamar. The investiture ceremony took place at Governor House, Peshawar on Pakistan Resolution Day /Republic Day on March 23, 2008. Besides this, he has also received various national and international academic grants.

The Tamgha-i-Imtiaz is the fourth highest honor and civilian award in Pakistan, given to any civilian in Pakistan based on their achievements. While, it is a civilian award, it can also be bestowed upon military officers. The award is not limited to the citizens of Pakistan, and can be awarded to foreign citizens who have done great service to Pakistan.