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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.

CMU: Work that matters

CMU: Work that matters

A world class education in Qatar

A world class education in Qatar

Top-ranked programs

Top-ranked programs

Small campus, big spirit

Small campus, big spirit

Live in Doha

Live in Doha

Learn by doing

Learn by doing

Financial assistance

In Qatar, there are many different types of financial assistance to help pay for the cost of a Carnegie Mellon education.

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CMU has been a birthplace of innovation since its founding in 1900.

What is a tartan?

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Andrew Carnegie, the founder of CMU, was of Scottish origin and you’ll see much of that Scottish heritage on campus. CMU’s official school color is Tartan plaid—created at Andrew Carnegie’s request and manufactured in Scotland—which consists of blue, red, green and yellow.

Alumni reflections

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Our alumni look back at their time at CMU-Q and how it contributed to who they are today.

Ideas start here

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We don’t just imagine the future, we create it.

We connect ...

application quick CMU fosters collaboration across disciplines to study the challenges of today, bringing students, faculty, alumni and staff together to solve problems.