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Knowledge Village Area Guide

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Knowledge Village
Dubai, UAE
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Dubai Knowledge Village is an educational hub in Dubai, focusing on tertiary and corporate/professional education, rather than schooling.

There are currently 400 companies and institutions operating within it. These include professional tutor based companies, occupational assessment and testing providers, universities, computer training providers, professional centers, executive development providers and HR consultancies.

Knowledge Village is home to iCademy, one of the UAE's only centres for home schooling.

The hub was established in 2003. In 2016, its name was changed and it became known as Dubai Knowledge Park.

Educational institutions at Dubai Knowlege Park currently include:

  • American College of the Emirates
  • Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani - Dubai (shifted to DIAC)
  • British University in Dubai
  • Carfax Private Tutors (Carfax Education Group)
  • City & Guilds MESA
  • Edexcel International
  • Exceed IT Services & Training
  • Eton Educational Institute
  • European University College Brussels
  • Heriot-Watt University Dubai
  • Islamic Azad University
  • Mahatma Gandhi University
  • Manipal University Dubai
  • Michigan State University
  • Middlesex University, Dubai
    Murdoch University Dubai
  • Next Coaching Institute
  • Saint-Petersburg State University of Engineering and Economics
  • University of New Brunswick in Dubai
  • University of Wollongong in Dubai
  • University of Bradford in Dubai

Knowledge Village Ratings

Schools

2

Entertainment

0.5

Family Friendly

3

Transport Links

3

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