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For more than a century, Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) has been inspiring innovations that change the world. Consistently top ranked, Carnegie Mellon has more than 13,000 students, 100,000 alumni and 5,000 faculty and staff globally. 

At the invitation of the Qatar Foundation, Carnegie Mellon opened its branch campus in Education City located in Doha, Qatar in 2004. Education City is a groundbreaking center for scholarship and research that is an ideal complement to Carnegie Mellon’s mission and vision. Students from more than 37 different countries enroll at CMU’s world-class facilities in Doha.

Carnegie Mellon Qatar offers undergraduate programs in biological sciences, business administration, computational biology, computer science and information systems. Carnegie Mellon is firmly committed to Qatar’s National Vision 2030 by developing people, society, the economy and the environment.

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar is a branch campus of Carnegie Mellon University, whose main location is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. All graduates of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar receive their degrees from Carnegie Mellon University. Graduates at the Qatar campus receive the same diploma awarded to graduates at CMU’s main campus in Pittsburgh.

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar is led by the dean and CEO, who reports directly to the provost of Carnegie Mellon University. All faculty and staff members are employees of Carnegie Mellon University under the leadership of the dean. 


Carnegie Mellon University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA. The Commission may be contacted by telephone at 00 + 1 + 267 284 5000 or by email at info@msche.org or espanolinfo@msche.org (Spanish/Español).

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program offered at the Qatar Campus and at the university’s main campus is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).


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