BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus is the international campus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India located at Dubai International Academic City. Set up in the year 2000, it is among the pioneer institutions in Dubai, and exclusively dedicated to offering quality engineering and technology education. It attracts a diverse student population from UAE, other GCC countries, Asia, Africa and Far East.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus is approved by University Grants Commission and Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and is permitted by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority(KHDA), Government of Dubai.
Ranked as the top private university of India in Engineering and Technology, BITS Pilani also finds its place among the Top 200 Universities in the QS University rankings- Asia 2016 and Times Higher Education Rankings - Asia 2016. It is ranked in the 116th position in the QS University BRICS 2016 rankings.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus offers B.E, M.E., M.B.A. and Ph.D. programmes in various engineering and allied disciplines wherein nearly 1700 students are admitted from over 20 countries world-wide. The dynamic campus has a modern infrastructure and provides an opportunity to gain well rounded education in an international environment by highly qualified faculty. Additionally, the campus has smart classrooms and the cutting edge lab facilities with the latest equipments. It boasts of a high-definition video conferencing facility, that connects conference rooms and lecture classrooms across our three campuses in India. The Institute has a strong practice school (internship) program by collaboration with over 400 reputed companies across UAE & India to offer internship to the students.
Accommodation is of utmost convenience, as hostels are provided within the campus with furnished, air-conditioned single rooms for boys and girls. Also, there are additional facilities such as Mess, Gymnasium, Supermarket and a Clinic on the campus. Excellent indoor and outdoor sports facilities are provided for overall development of the students.
Alumni from this campus are doing exceedingly well in all spheres of life. They currently hold leading positions in various fields in UAE and across the world with more than 1000 companies including Microsoft, Apple, Dell, Emirates Airlines, L&T, ABB, Petrofac and many more reputed companies having recruited Dubai Campus graduates. Graduates have also been successful in securing admission in more than 75 globally prestigious universities including Stanford, Harvard, IIM, and Caltech for higher studies and doctoral programmes. Many alumni are successful entrepreneurs, embodying the BITS spirit.
The professional and co-curricular activities on the campus are unparalleled. The students participating in various interuniversity competitions world-wide have not only emerged victorious over the years, but have also gained accolades at the international fore.