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Carnegie Mellon Qatar students join clubs, attend events, learn new skills and make new friends.

Academic Clubs

Academic Clubs

Biological Sciences Club

To create a common platform for Biological Sciences students and to involve students from other disciplines through interactive and fun events.

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Carnegie Apps

Carnegie Apps aims to connect with the tech scene in the Middle East.  The biggest event is Hackathon, which is Qatar’s largest student-led hackathon.

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Twitter: @CarnegieApps

Carnegie Mellon Business Association

CMBA will help cultivate the strongest business students in the region, immerse business minds in a business culture and establish long-term relationships with the business community.


Twitter: @cmba_cmuq

Carnegie Mellon Finance Association

Our mission is to prepare Carnegie Mellon students interested in finance with the tools and education to begin successful careers.

Twitter: @CMUQ_Finance

Computing Club

This club shall promote and support the use of modern development tools and to create a friendly environment for all students to practice and improve their development skills.


Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WiSTEM)

To empower and support women in their personal, professional and academic life.

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Cultural Clubs

African Student Association

We are a multicultural student organization that seeks to celebrate the intricacy of Africa, and stimulate conversations on socio-economic, political and innovative opportunities on the African continent.

Carnegie Mellon Desi Club

Educating the Tartan society about the diversity of Desi (Indian subcontinent) culture.


Muslim Student Association

To nurture the Islamic character and values of its members, to empower members to become active and positive Islamic role models and to provide Islamic activities and forums.

Qatar Student Association

We highlight the Qatari culture through events that carry a traditional and cultural perspective.

Twitter: @qsacmu

Korean Culture Club

We aim to introduce and integrate Korean culture into the culturally-diverse CMU-Q community and bring the people interested in Korean culture together.

The Tartan Qatar

Publish information and enlighten the Carnegie Mellon community at large about the Qatar campus and its culture.


Service Clubs

Global Shelters

Raise awareness about refugees around the world and engage students in improving the well-being of people in crisis.


Helping Hands

To give members the opportunity to reach out and do something worthwhile, achieve a sense of fulfillment and a see first-hand how little things may mean a lot to others.

Language Bridges

To serve the community by teaching English and computer skills to low-income service workers in Qatar.


Twitter: @languagebridges

The Big Movement

To spread awareness among the Education City community of the importance of compassion, kindness and community service.


Twitter: @_TheBigMovement

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Special Interest

AndrewMUN Club

Model United Nations is a United Nations simulation where students play the role of delegates representing the views of their assigned countries. AndrewMUN aims to increase awareness about international affairs and enhance the skills of negotiation and diplomacy.


Arts and Crafts

Giving space for students to create their own masterpieces, as well as teaching the club members new techniques and DIY tricks.

Carnegie Chess Club

Enhancing the problem-solving skills of CMU-Q through chess and promoting it as a healthy and stimulating activity.


To establish a healthy, tasty, and community lifestyle among members of CMU-Q.

Debating Society

The Carnegie Mellon Debating Society is a platform for free speech, helping develop public speaking and effective argumentation through British Parliamentary-style debate.


Gaming Club

We hope to provide CMU-Q’s community with a fun and competitive environment. The effort students are expected to put in can be overwhelming, so it is important that students have an outlet for their fun side as well.


Music Club

The club encourages the appreciation of music through events, concerts and other relevant activities.


The Planetary Society

Empower the members and community at large to learn more about astronomy, space science and exploration.

The Watcher's Club

We aim to focus on movies and the use of great stories, masterful cinematography, and a great deal of effort and passion.

Sports Clubs

Sports Clubs

Basketball Club

Encourage and develop CMU-Q students to become better basketball players, live a healthy lifestyle and form closer bonds with the university community.


Cricket Club

The club seeks to raise the best cricketing team in Education City by developing cricket culture and infrastructure in the university.


Dance Club

We aim to promote physical fitness on campus in a fun way, where students reduce stress and enjoy themselves.


Football Club

To provide quality physical training and education to the CMU-Q athletic community.


Horse Riding Club

Horse Riding Club aims to bring about the strapline: “Horses and Humans in Harmony” within the CMU community, to enhance the sporting spirit of the body as well as the mind.

Table Tennis Club

To make table tennis a part of CMU-Q by providing a mutually supportive and positive learning environment, including healthy and fun competition.


Volleyball Club

Volleyball club aims to bring Carnegie Mellon Qatar’s community together by engaging them in fun, competitive physical activity.

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