Malachi Edwin Vethamani has received awards in the fields of Teaching English Language as a Second Language (TESL), Literature in English and creative writing.
- Our play, ‘Lockdown’ won 5 awards at the 2021 Short + Sweet Competition organised by KLPac: Best Director, Best Actor (Male), Best Actor (Female), Short + Sweet 2021 Audience’s Choice and Mercedes Benz Award for Creative Excellence.
- Malchin Testament: Malaysian Poems published by Maya Press won the Best English Language Book Award for the English Language category in the inaugural Anugerah Buku Malaysia 2020 Awards.
- Vice-Chancellor’s Achievement Medal, University of Nottingham (2019)
Receiving the award from Professor Graham Kendall, Provost, University of Nottingham Malaysia.
- Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award 2018/2019
- Asian Education Leadership Award presented by World Education Congress, Mumbai, India. (2013)
- Malaysian English Language Teaching Association (MELTA) Special Award (2013)
Receiving the award from Her Royal Highness Raja Zarith Sofiah binti Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah, Permaisuri of Johor.
- Fulbright Scholarship (2000)
- Chevening Award (1993-1996)