List of American Universities in Qatar

Following are the leading American universities with campuses in Qatar:

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar - It is one of the branch campuses of Carnegie Mellon University (USA), which is consistently ranked among the top 25 universities in the United States. In 2010 Carnegie Mellon was ranked 23rd among national universities in the US News and World Report, and 20th by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Georgetown University (School of Foreign Service in Qatar) - Founded in 1789, Georgetown University is a top 25 American research university and the oldest Catholic and Jesuit university in America. Georgetown's Qatar campus provides a truly global education to students from Qatar, across the region, and throughout the world.

Northwestern University in Qatar - At its campus in Doha, the University offers undergraduate degree programs in communication and journalism. Northwestern enjoys a great reputation as one of the country's leading universities, ranked 12th among the National Universities by US News (2011).

Texas A&M University at Qatar - The curriculum offered at Texas A&M at Qatar are identical to the one offered at the main campus in College Station, Texas, USA. Courses are taught in English and in a coeducational setting. The University has been ranked first in the United States by Washington Monthly magazine for “tangible contributions to the public interest” and 3rd by U.S. News & World Report in “best values among public universities”.

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar - VCUQatar is a branch campus of the prestigious VCU School of the Arts in Richmond, Virginia, USA. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD), and the Ministry of Education in Qatar accredit VCUQatar.

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar - It is the third campus of Cornell University and the first American medical school ever set up overseas. Cornell University was ranked 1st in National Science Foundation funding for programs in academic science and engineering in 2003-04.