Amity University has become the first varsity in Dubai to open the largest private regional campus at the Dubai International Academic City (DIAC).
The campus is spread over an area of 700,000 sq ft and can accommodate 5,000 students. The university will offer courses in fields including Engineering, Management, Hospitality and Forensic Science, besides providing extensive sports facilities.
Amity University in Dubai is a part of the non-profit Amity group of international institutions, with a combined student body of over one-hundred thousand in India, the US, the UK, Mauritius, Romania, China and Singapore, among others.
Chancellor Atul Chauhan of Amity University said that they had made a positive impact in the higher education arena, within two years of their presence, in Dubai and had been able to gift scholarships to 125 students every year, and contributed significantly to research and innovation.