HISTORY

HISTORY

Overview

Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai (MUD) is a branch campus of Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India, the largest private university in the country enrolling over 25,000 students across 23 disciplines. Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India is home to some of the finest institutions of academic excellence including Kasturba Medical College & Manipal Institute of Technology.

Manipal Academy of Higher Education established its presence in Dubai, UAE in the year 2000. At present, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai enrols over 1,500 students from 26 nations across the globe and is an Indian multi-disciplinary university in the region.

MU, Dubai moved into its iconic state-of-the-art campus in September 2011. Spread over 750,000 square feet of built up area, the sprawling campus can accommodate over 4,000 students. Apart from contemporary purpose built classrooms, the new campus at Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) houses cutting edge laboratories in disciplines such as Engineering, Bio-technology and Information Technology and is also home to some of the region’s best studios and workshops for programs in Media & Communications & Interior Design. The campus also houses a sprawling library, cafeteria, abundant indoor and outdoor sporting facilities, including an athletics track, tennis courts, a gym and fitness centre and a recreation centre for boys and girls. The entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled.

The university’s branch campus in Dubai builds on the same pedigree and quality that has seen MU reach these lofty heights in India.

Beyond academics, students at MU, Dubai get ample exposure to extra-curricular events, sports activities and other cultural events. The university has a flourishing sports team which has won laurels at all leading university level events in the region and is equally active in cultural and literary activities in Dubai.