BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus is the international campus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India. Set up in the year 2000, we are among the pioneer institutions in Dubai, and are exclusively dedicated to offering quality engineering and technology education. We attract a diverse student population from UAE, other GCC countries, Asia, Africa and Far East.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus is approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and University Grants Commission (UGC), India and is licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority, Government of Dubai.
BITS Pilani is ranked No.1 among the private engineering institutions in India in several media rankings such as Education World (dated May 2015), Data Quest (dated 31 May 2015), Higher Education Review (dated May 2015), The Week Hansa Research Survey (dated June 2015), Outlook (dated July 2015) and has set a benchmark by being ranked among the top three technical universities of India by the India Today- Nielson Survey 2015. We are also ranked among the Top 100 Universities in the QS University rankings- BRICS 2015 and ranked among the Top 250 Universities in the QS University rankings- Asia 2015.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus offers B.E.(Hons.), M.E., M.B.A. and Ph.D. programmes in various engineering and allied disciplines wherein nearly 1800 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. A recent addition is the 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 with mess facilities in place for boys and girls. Also, there are additional facilities such as 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 leading 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 activities on campus are unparalleled and we are among the very few institutions in the Middle East to have recognized student chapters of professional societies such as IEEE, ASHRAE, ASME, SAE and ACM. The students participating in various interuniversity competitions world-wide have not only emerged victorious over the years, but have also gained accolade at the international fore.