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Diploma Day

Student Affairs

The Class of 2017 are invited to pick up their diplomas and network with peers for their first event as Carnegie Mellon alumni. Light snacks will be served.

Tartan Talks

Student Affairs Lounge

Join us for the first Tartan Talks of the fall semester featuring information systems alums, Ammar Abouelghar and Sara Mustafa from the Class of 2014. Tartan Talks is a regular forum where alumni share their career experiences with current students. Take a look at some of our past featured alums: Shahriar Haque, Class of 2010 Hassan... View Article

Tartan Talks: Computer Science

Tartan Talks is a series that invites Carnegie Mellon University alums back on campus to share their experiences with current students, faculty and staff. The October edition will feature Computer Science alums. Take a look at some of the past editions. 


Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar

Carnegie Mellon's beloved Tartan Carnival, better known as 'Tarnival' will take place on October 26 on the Green Spine. A long-standing tradition at Carnegie Mellon, Tarnival brings together students, faculty, alumni and staff for an evening of fun, games and prizes. See you there! #CMUQTarnival

Class of 2012 Five Year Reunion

Carnegie Mellon Qatar celebrates the five year reunion of the Class of 2012. For more information, please contact Marketing & Public Relations. By invitation only.

2018 Internal Case Competition

Moot Boardroom

A band of students from our majors and two campuses will put their education to the test while they try to navigate the world of strategic planning. Carnegie Mellon University alums participate as judges. The tradition of this competition, transported from the Pittsburgh campus to the Doha campus eleven years ago, resonates with students on both... View Article

Alumni Meet and Greet with Dean Michael Trick

Four Seasons

Carnegie Mellon alumni are invited to a Meet and Greet with with recently appointed Dean Michael Trick. Please confirm your attendance. For more information, please contact Alumni Relations.    

Graduation Ceremony 2018

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar

Open to invited guests only. 4:00 pm welcome reception - 4:30 pm ceremony - followed by a reception.

Tartan Talks

Student Affairs Lounge

A panel discussion of 3-4 alumni are invited to share their experiences with other students and help current students plan better for their careers.

Dean’s Lecture Series: Qatar Central Bank

His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al-Thani, Governor, Qatar Central Bank will be the first speaker of the academic year as part of the Dean's Lecture Series. He will be speaking on 'Economic Realities facing the MENA Region and challenges facing Islamic Fintech'. The Dean’s Lecture Series is the principal forum for eminent industry practitioners... View Article

Careers Platform: The Technology Edition

East/West Walkway

Computer science and information systems students and employers are encouraged to participate in the annual networking event to connect, collaborate and communicate. To learn more about how to participate in Careers Platform, visit the Career Development Office.  #CMUQConnect

Ten Year Reunion, Class of 2008

Green Spine

Carnegie Mellon Qatar's first graduating class will be invited to celebrate their ten year reunion alongside faculty, staff and students.

Dinner with 12 Tartans

Dinner with 12 Tartans was created by the CMU Alumni Association on main campus to create opportunities for alumni and current students. Tartans are invited to discuss successes and challenges that help guide, reassure and inspire our current CMU-Q students. For more information, please contact the Career Development Office. 

Dean’s Lecture Series: Cybercrime – Challenges and methods of prevention

Moot Boardroom

In collaboration with the National Committee for Information Security in Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar invites you to a lecture discussing “Cybercrime: Challenges and methods of prevention". Guest speaker: Neil Walsh, Head of Cybercrime, Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Financing of Terrorism Department, United Nations   To confirm your attendance, please click here!    About the speaker: ... View Article

Looking Forward: AI’s Influence on Society’s Future

Carnegie Mellon University and the CMU-Q Alumni Association will be hosting a special reception featuring Dr. Farnam Jahanian, President of Carnegie Mellon University and Dr. David Danks, L.L. Thurstone Professor of Philosophy & Psychology and Head, Department of Philosophy in the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Carnegie Mellon University. *By invitation only... View Article

Tartan Talks

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar

Join us for Tartan Talks  featuring alumni panelists from a variety of fields. Alumni come back to campus to share their experiences in the workforce with current students. Stay tuned for more information. Tartan Talks is a regular forum where alumni share their career experiences with current students. Read more about what our alumni are... View Article