Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani – Dubai Campus

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BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus
बिरला प्रौद्योगिकी एवं विज्ञान संस्थान पिलानी - दुबई कैंपस
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Other name
MottoInnovate, Achieve, Lead
ChancellorDr. Kumar Mangalam Birla
Vice-ChancellorDr Souvik Bhattacharyya
DirectorDr R.N Saha
Administrative staff
25°7′54″N 55°25′11″E / 25.13167°N 55.41972°E / 25.13167; 55.41972Coordinates: 25°7′54″N 55°25′11″E / 25.13167°N 55.41972°E / 25.13167; 55.41972
Campus14 acres (57,000 m2)
AffiliationsBITS, Pilani

BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus[1] (Hindi: बिरला प्रौद्योगिकी एवं विज्ञान संस्थान, पिलानी-दुबई कैंपस ) (known as: Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani – Dubai Campus and BPDC) is a private technical university located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a campus of BITS Pilani.[2] It offers undergraduate, graduate and research courses in engineering, sciences and management.

BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus at Dubai International Academic City[3] was inaugurated by the Indian industrialist Dr. K.K.Birla on 5 December 2007


Dual Degree Under this scheme, a student can complete two degrees. All the admitted students are given an opportunity to take up a Dual Degree based on their performance in the first year of the programme.[4]

Programmes offered[edit]

BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus offers 4-year Integrated First Degree programs at the undergraduate level in the following seven fields:[5]

  • B.E. Computer Science
  • B.E. Chemical
  • B.E. Electrical & Electronics
  • B.E. Electronics & Communication
  • B.E. Electronics and Instrumentation
  • B.E. Mechanical
  • B.E. Biotechnology
  • B.E. Civil

Higher degree evening programs offered are:

  • M.E. Design Engineering
  • M.E. Microelectronics
  • M.E. Software Systems
  • M.E. Biotechnology
  • M.B.A.Engineering and Technology Management
  • M.B.A. IT
New Campus in Dubai International Academic City

Academic and research collaboration[edit]

BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus has entered into research collaboration with the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA), Dubai, UAE[6]

Former academic block


The institute is located in Dubai International Academic City.


AOEE - Association of Electronic Engineers


CIIED - Centre for Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship Dubai. Official Website


IORTA is a robotics group formed by robot enthusiasts from BITS Pilani. The group deals with making of autonomous robots and drones for the use of civilians and government.


BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus, was first located in Al Ghurair University Campus, then at Dubai Knowledge Village, and to its permanent campus with student housing at Dubai International Academic City in September 2007.

Other campuses[edit]


  1. ^ BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus Archived January 4, 2012, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani)". Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  3. ^ "Dubai International Academic City". Dubai International Academic City. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  4. ^ "Dual Degree". Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  5. ^ "Bits Pilani Dubai Campus: Bachelor, Master courses from Engineering colleges in Dubai". Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  6. ^ ICBA Website Archived February 1, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.

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