Please Note:

Due to construction work inside Education City, parking on campus is not currently available for visitors. Visitors may either park at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) and take a shuttle bus to Education City or arrive by taxi. We apologize for the inconvenience.

To Arrive by Taxi

Carnegie Mellon Qatar can be reached through a new temporary gate (TG-17) located in front of Georgetown Unviersity-School of Foreign Service.

To Park at QNCC

Parking is now made available at Qatar National Convention Center's (QNCC) parking lot across the street from Education City. Shuttle buses are available from QNCC to all EC universities and vice versa.

Please keep the following in mind:

• Last bus returns to QNCC parking by 9:00 pm daily and resumes at 6:45 am. Buses leave QNCC every 10 minutes.

• No service is provided from QNCC on Fridays and Saturdays.

• Buses will stop at every stop in route for a minimum of 30 seconds.

• Buses will stop at identified bus stops only.

• All commuters must be at the designated stops ahead of time to avoid missing the bus.

Driving Directions to Carnegie Mellon at Education City:

  1. From Television Roundabout (near Al Jazeera) take Khalifa Street west toward Burger King R/A (Al Markiya Petrol Station will be on your right).
  2. Proceed straight under the Al Gharaffa 3-level interchange and then proceed another two km to Slope R/A, which is slightly sloped and has palm trees in the middle. (Note: Al Khalifa Street changes into Al Luqta Street.)
  3. Go straight through Slope R/A and proceed 1 km to Qatar Foundation R/A where you will make a U-Turn. 
  4. After making the U-Turn, follow signs for Gate 17. Follow the Gate 17 entrance to the security checkpoint.
  5. Once in Education City, turn immediately right and take a left at the first roundabout. Carnegie Mellon is located on the right between the Weill Cornell Building and the Texas A&M Building.

View Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar in a larger map

More Information:

GPS Coordinates:

GPS coordinates for the Carnegie Mellon Building are:
25° 18’ 58.30” N, 51° 26’ 18.83 E.