Learn, create, innovate with the very best

Carnegie Mellon University attracts a certain type of student: motivated, inventive and driven to make a difference. Students come to Carnegie Mellon to learn, create and innovate with the very best. They leave with the passion, connections, credentials and lifelong friends who will help them change the world.

Why study at CMU-Q?

How to Apply

Applicants who are in their final year of secondary school and planning to start university in the fall semester must apply and submit all required materials by the February 1 application deadline.

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The best way to decide if we're the right fit for you is to visit Carnegie Mellon Qatar.

Tuition and Financial Aid

The cost of a Carnegie Mellon education includes tuition, fees, the cost of books and supplies, as well as living expenses.

There are many ways to offset the cost of your education at CMU-Q, including needs-based financial aid, scholarships and sponsorships.

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Carnegie Mellon by the numbers


Carnegie Mellon is ranked one of the top universities in the world.


Computer Science and Information Systems

QS World University Rankings, 2018


Undergraduate Business

U.S. News & World Report, 2018


University in the World

Times Higher Education, 2018


Most Innovative University

U.S. News & World Report, 2018

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Events and workshops for secondary students

Events and workshops for secondary students

For high school students who would like a glimpse into college life, CMU-Q holds workshops in all of the different program areas. Each workshop is designed to answer questions about studying at CMU-Q.

Academic preparation for secondary students

Academic preparation for secondary students

Students come to Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar from all over the world. Here are general guidelines for how best to prepare for undergraduate admission.

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Important Admission Dates

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or contact the Office of Admission at tel. 4454 8500 or email ug-admission@qatar.cmu.edu.