BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus is the international campus of Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India and is located at the 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 the 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.
BITS Pilani has been granted the status of "Institute of Eminence" by MHRD, Government of India. Ranked as the top private university of India in Engineering and Technology, BITS Pilani also finds its place among the Top 100 Universities in the QS University rankings- BRICS 2019 and the Top 250 Universities in Times Higher Education Rankings - Asia 2018.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus offers B.E, M.E., M.B.A. and Ph.D. programs in various engineering and allied disciplines, wherein nearly 1500 students are admitted from over 20 countries worldwide. The dynamic campus has a modern infrastructure and provides an opportunity to gain a 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 equipment. It boasts of a high-definition video conferencing facility, that connects conference rooms and lecture classrooms across Dubai Campus and the three campuses in India. The Institute has a strong practice school (internship) program by collaboration with over 400 reputed companies across the UAE & India to offer an 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 the 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 programs. 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 worldwide have not only emerged victorious over the years but have also gained accolades at the international fore.
Our mission is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century.
The Institute is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge, and to working with others to bring this knowledge to bear on the world's great challenges. BITS is dedicated to providing its students with an education that combines rigorous academic study and the excitement of discovery with the support and intellectual stimulation of a diverse campus community. We seek to develop in each member of the BITS community the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the betterment of humankind.
To be amongst the global leaders in education promoting innovation in every field and providing an atmosphere that promotes cross-disciplinary interaction and research by students and faculty alike.
The pursuit of excellence requires a transparent and honest approach. At BITS Pilani, we have always believed this to be true and are one of the few top institutes in India to favor a ‘Merit Only’ based admission policy.