On July 23, 2015 the prestigious "Outstanding Contribution to Education Award 2015" for Knowledge, Skill Development and Leadership for the Upliftment of the Society”’ was conferred to Dr. Darlie Koshy, by World Education Congress (WEC) at Taj Lands’ End, Mumbai.
On September 19, 2014 the prestigious ‘Path Breaker Award 2014’ was conferred to Dr. Darlie Koshy, by the Okhla Garment & Textile Cluster (OGTC).
"On Wednesday, 01st October 2008 the prestigious 'Il Ponte 2008' award was conferred to Dr. Darlie Koshy, Director, NID, and the National Institute of Design by the 'Fondazione Europea Guido Venosta' led by its President Ms. Carla Venosta, during a gala held at the historical Pirelli Headquarters in Milan.
The Il Ponte award was set up by Fondazione Europea Guido Venosta, Italy in the year 2001 in the memory of Guido Venosta, a pioneer in bridging the gap between the worlds of productivity, of “profit” and of solidarity, of “no profit”. The award symbolizes the spirit of sustainability and among the important recipients of the award is the Bangladeshi Nobel Prize winner for Peace, Muhammad Yunus, who founded the Grameen Bank and promoted microcredit in the country at the grassroot level who won the same in 2005.