Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer Received the following awards

Right Livelihood Honorary Award (also called the Alternate Nobel Award) for vision and work, Stockholm, Sweden, Dec.2004

National Communal Harmony Award, 1997 presented by Home Ministry, Govt. of India

Honorary degree of D. Litt. by the University of Calcutta, 1993

Honorary degree of D. Litt. (Causa) by Jamia Hamdard, Islamic University, New Delhi, 2005

Honorary degree of D. Litt. (Doctor of Letters) by Jamia Millia Islamia Central University, New Delhi, 2008

Prof.Shah Sahib Award 2006 by Institute of Mappilas Studies, Trichur, Kerala.

Muhammed Abdu Rahiman Sahib Foundation National Award – 2006, Kerala

He has been named as one of the 500 most influential Muslims in the World (2009). This study has been done by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre (Jordan) and the Prince Al-Waleed-bin-Talal Centre for Muslim Christian Understanding of Georgetown University, Washington

Hakim Khan Sur Award by Maharana Mewar Foundation, Udaipur for national integration

Association for Communal Harmony in Asia (ACHA), USA Award 2003

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Award, 1998 (Hariyana Urdu Academy)

Distinguished Service Award by USA International Student Assembly and USA Indian Student Association, 1987

C.N.Ahamed Moulavi M.S.S. Award 2004 (Muslim Service Society, Kozhikode, Kerala)

Inter-faith Award, 1999 ((Khwaja Gharib-Un-Nawaz Welfare Centre, Bangalore)

New Leader Award , New Leaders Award Committee, Madras ,1998

Fourth South – Asian Youth Summit ‘94 Award at Punjab University, Patiala, 1994

Dalmia Award on Communal Harmony, 1990