Education Development & Sustainability Recognition Award 2021

CEO Roots International education group received education development & sustainability recognition award from the Prime Minister of Sri-Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa at RCCI achievement awards ceremony held in Colombo, Sri Lanka.


CSR Summit Award 2021

Roots International Schools & Colleges received 13 International summit NFEH CSR award by Governor of Punjab Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar and President of AJK Sardar Masood Khan


Best Excellence Service In Education Award

We are proud to announce that Founder/CEO of roots International schools & colleges & MIUC, Walid Mushtaq has been conferred with the best Excellence Service in Education award due to the extraordinary endeavors undertaken by RISC /MIUC/MEF to bridge robust & ever strong bilateral relations between UK and Pakistan. Roots International Schools & Colleges has been ranked as the fastest-growing, most innovative educational institution in Pakistan. This award has been indeed a testament of the untiring efforts of our staff, faculty, tens of thousands of alumni, students & our parental community who have always believed in us. We dedicate this award to world-class achievements, recognition of students of roots international schools and colleges for achieving world records in attaining millions of dollars in scholarships, partnering with leading UK-based universities across the board.


RISC Wins 11th Annual Corporate Responsibility Award 2019

Roots International Schools and Colleges received another recognition for its quality service to the education sector of Pakistan. It won ‘Corporate Social Responsibility Award’ by National Forum for Environment and Health for ‘Education and Scholarship’. Ms. Alina Malik Assistant Manager Human Resource received the award on behalf of the institution from President Azaad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan. 11th Corporate Social Responsibility awards were given to Pakistan’s 55 most prestigious companies with significant contribution for social development through different remarkable projects and activities. Every year NFEH honors companies like RIS that have embedded CSR into its operations and integrated CSR into its business.

In addition, these companies demonstrate that they are actively promoting CSR to both their internal and external stakeholders. RIS demonstrates the leadership, sincerity and ongoing commitment to incorporating ethical values, compliance with legal requirements, respect for individuals, involvement in communities, and protection of the environment into its operations.


RISC CEO Awarded As ‘Best Educational Entrepreneur Excellence 2019 Award By RCCI

CEO Roots International Schools & Colleges Mr. Walid Mushtaq have been awarded as the Best Educational Entrepreneur Excellence Award for recognition in the field of Education Enterprise & Innovation at the 32nd Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s International Recognition & Awards Ceremony, this is indeed been a testament of the untiring efforts of dedicated staff & faculty, achievements of thousands of graduates of Roots International Schools & Metropolitan International University Colleges. The award ceremony held on July 10, Kaula Lampur, Malaysia. The award was presented by Prime Minister of Malaysia Mr. Tun Mahathir Muhammad, Mrs Mahathir Muhammad, President RCCI Mr Shahid Saleem, Vice President Mr Fayyaz Qureshi, Chairman International awards Mr Nadeem Rauf , high ranking Government officials from Malaysia & Pakistan and business dignitaries of both countries attended the ceremony, Mr. Zeeshan Akram –Manager Enrollments and Outreach received the award on behalf of CEO RISC Mr. Walid Mushtaq.


Best Educational Entrepreneur Of The Year

Mr. Walid Mushtaq, the CEO of Roots International Schools has once again awarded as “Best Educational Entrepreneur of the year” Award during the 31st Achievement Awards Ceremony of Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The award was conferred upon Walid Mushtaq by Minister of Economy Azerbaijan Mr. Rufat Mammadov, which was received by Mr. Shahzad Qaiser-Manager Fee & IT at Roots International Schools.
This award is conferred upon a renowned internationally acclaimed educationist, mentor and Social Entrepreneur who has rendered services for scaling of education, empowering & transforming youth, connecting global classrooms, enriching Pakistan with state of the art teaching & learning standards. Mr. Walid Mushtaq has laid the foundation of first ever Chinese, German and French programme classes with over 5000 students.


Best Educational Institute In The FPCCI

Roots International Schools (RIS) Under the leadership of Mr.Walid Mushtaq has once again awarded as “Best Educational Institute” in the FPCCI (Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry) Achievement Awards for promoting education, training and development. The award was conferred upon Walid Mushtaq by President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan Mr. Mamnoon Hussain which was received by Ms. Alina Malik at Roots International Schools.
CEO RIS & Rector MIUC Mr. Walid Mushtaq has won 6 FPCCI consecutive Achievement Awards. The award is for Walid Mushtaq’s dedication and efforts to create longstanding partnerships with industry which will help in furthering the cause of the country’s socio-economic development. It will also help in attracting high caliber and potential faculty and students, and enhancing competitive standards.


Best Schooling System In ICCI Awards 2018

Turkey- Istanbul , 28th June 2018: Roots International Schools (RIS) Under the leadership of Mr.Walid Mushtaq have once again awarded as “Best Schooling System” in the ICCI (Islamabad Chambers of Commerce & Industry) Achievement Awards for promoting education, training and development.
The award was conferred upon Walid Mushtaq by Pakistan Consul General Mr Bilal Khan Pasha in Istanbul Turkey which was received by Mr. Asad Gul Protocol Manager at Roots International Schools.
Walid Mushtaq has been honored with gold medals and awards several times for being an educationist with a vision to elevate the educational standards in Pakistan, an entrepreneur with a passion to develop innovative businesses with global impact, and most importantly a patriot dedicated to the betterment of our society through community mobilization and women empowerment. Walid Mushtaq, the CEO of Roots International Schools has been delivering his services to the country for over 10 years taking the reins of an international standard organization at an early age, he has delivered success unparalleled in the education sector.

HR Excellence Award

The HR Excellence Awards represent the gold standard for people strategy. It is to recognize those who push the boundaries, those who dare and challenge convention. winners are chosen on basis of character full of entrepreneurialism, vision, leadership and innovation. Roots International Schools under the super dynamic leadership of CEO Mr. Walid Mushtaq was able to win the 3rd HR excellence award in2012.

6th CSR Excellence Award

The jury of CSR Business Excellence Awards declared Roots School System as winner of 6th CSR National Excellence Award-11 out of 580 nominations and out of 36 approved companies for the awards, Mr. Walid Mushtaq, CEO RIS, expressed his felicitation towards CSR Association for holding a behemoth and astounding award function.

RCCI Excellence Award

CEO Roots International Schools Mr. Walid Mushtaq undying devotion and relentless efforts to provide received The RCCI Gold Excellence Award for his quality education whilst maintaining standards that dynamic leadership which has propelled the have paved the way for such achievements.
Under the institution towards great success.Chief Minister leadership of Mr.Walid Mushtaq Roots International Punjab Mr. Shahbaz Sharif graced this auspicious Schools has transformed itself into one of Pakistan’s occasion as the Honored Chief Guest. It is Mr.Walid’s top educational institutes.

100 Business Leaders

Mr. Walid Mushtaq, CEO RIS was selected amongst 100 Business Leaders of Pakistan. CEO RIS has been selected as one of the top Entrepreneurs and the difference makers among 100 Business Leaders of Pakistan. MANAGER TODAY, a corporate and Pakistan’s first Personal & Professional Development magazine conducted a candid interview of the leading and pinnacle educationist Mr. Walid Mushtaq. Amongst other gracious educationists were Vice chancellor of LUMS, Dean & Director of IBA, Rector UMT, ED Navitus, VC Punjab University, CEO The Konsultants, and CEO Procel Consulting.

All World Arabia 500 Fast Growth

Walid Mushtaq CEO Roots International School carves a niche for Roots at the 3rd Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) at Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 11 – 12 December 2012 under the Patronage of His Royal Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E and received a prestigious award on being the Arabia 500 Entrepreneurs by Under Secretary General of Commerce and International Trade, U.S State Department Mr. Francisco J. Sanchez and by Jose Fernandez Assistant Secretary of State, U.S State Department.
GES was an initiative taken by United States President Barack Obama in 2009, since then it acts as a global platform “to empower entrepreneurs with the skills and resources necessary to compete and thrive in the 21st century.”.

Young Entrepreneur Award

CEO Roots International Schools Mr.Walid Mushtaq received The Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry Young Entrepreneur Award in the Gold category for his dynamic leadership which has propelled the institution towards great success. This award not only highlights the entrepreneurial talent in Mr. Walid Mushtaq but also emphasizes on his efforts towards the education sector of Pakistan.

Brand of the year award 2012 – CEO of the year

Walid Mushtaq, CEO Roots International Schools Pvt Ltd received brands of the year award under the category of CEO of the year award 2012. The motive was to honor dynamic individuals who are the captain of the ship of a reputable organization and have performed extraordinary in terms of creating employment opportunities, has been instrumental in business development and innovation.

Technology Initiatives

He has been instrumental in forging collaboration with the Microsoft Partners in Learning Program, His teachers and managers have participated in the Regional Innovative Teachers Forum held in Jordan and the Global Innovative Teachers forum held at Washington DC. Trainers from his region have been trained as Master Trainers by Microsoft for PS- Toolkit for Teachers & Institutional Leaders. Furthermore under his leadership Roots School System has entered into an MoU with Intel Corporation Pakistan for a Joint ICT SFS curriculum s the first of its kind in South Asia.

Awards & Memberships

  • Awarded service excellence award from the RCCI year 2009-2010
  • Nominated to represent Private Education Sector to participate in the National Security Workshop(NSW-11) at the most privileged National Defense University, Islamabad
  • Chartered Member The Indus Entrepreneurs
  • Peace Pillar Award Initiative UNESCO ASP net
  • Brands of the year award – CEO of the Year 2011
  • Most Inspirational Educator GCU
  • Intel Education Appreciation Award 2011
  • Member of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Global CEO Excellence Award in Innovation in Education
  • Global CEO Visionary Education Leader Award
  • Global CEO Director of the Year Award
  • 6th Corporate Social Responsibility Excellence Award 2011
  • 6th CSR National Excellence Award
  • 6th CSR Award – Modern Education under CSR program
  • Gold Medal for Pakistan’s Hundred Fastest Growth Companies
  • Inclusion in the book100 Business Leaders of Pakistan by Manager today
  • Brands of the year award – CEO of the Year 2012
  • Young Entrepreneur of the year in the Gold Category by RCCI
  • All World – Arabia 500 Fast Growth Entrepreneur award
  • RCCI Gold Excellence Award 2012
  • 3rd Global HR Excellence Award 2012