Dubai (UAE) 04 December 2014: BITS Pilani’s Dubai campus has invited applications for the admissions for MBA, Ph.D, M.E and B.E (Hons.) programmes. Applications for Admission to B.E.(Hons.) programmes- Academic year 2015-16 will be available from March 2015 onwards. Admissions open for next semester (February 2015) for M.E. , M.B.A. and Ph.D. programmes.
BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus (BPDC), the international campus of the reputed Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani) India has earned its place as one of the best institutions for science and technology education in the GCC region. It attracts a large number of students from UAE, other GCC countries, Asia, Africa and Far East. In the year 2013, BITS Pilani, India acquired the infrastructure of Dubai Campus from its local partners and fully owns the Dubai campus.
BITS Pilani has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body set up by University Grants Commission, Government of India and has been awarded the coveted ‘A’ Grade. BITS Pilani has won the Asia’s best private Education Institute Award in the category of Engineering and Technology at the World Consulting & Research Corporation (WCRC) Leaders Asian Education Excellence Summit this year. It is ranked No.1 among the private engineering institutions in India by the India Today–Nielsen Survey (India Today, 3 June 2013). It has also emerged among the Top 10 Engineering Institutes in the rankings published by The Week-India, Outlook and Competition Success Review.
From Dubai Campus, BITS Pilani offers B.E.(Hons.), M.E., M.B.A. and Ph.D. programmes in various engineering and allied disciplines and more than 1500 students are admitted at the campus from over 20 countries world-wide. The vibrant campus has state-of-the art infrastructure and provides an opportunity to acquire best quality education in an international environment from well-experienced, highly qualified and dedicated faculty and research facilities. The Institute has collaboration with over 400 reputed companies across UAE to offer internship to its students.
Alumni from this campus have done exceptionally well in all spheres of life. They are holding leading positions in diverse fields in UAE and across the world with more than 800 leading companies having recruited Dubai Campus graduates. Graduates have been successful in securing admission in more than 75 globally prestigious universities for higher studies and doctoral programmes. Many alumni are also successful entrepreneurs.
The institute has entered into academic collaborations with several leading universities for admission into graduate programmes, joint research, credits transfer etc. The academic flexibilities and facilities provide a host of opportunities for the students to participate in inter and intra university co-curricular and extracurricular activities.
The professional activities at the campus have no parallel and BPDC is 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 from the Campus have not only won several interuniversity competitions held in the region over the years, but have also excelled at international fore such as the International Aerial Robotics Competition (IARC), held at North Dakota, USA, The Nokia University Application Challenge held in U.A.E etc., to name a few.