Established in 2007 by TECOM group, the project was launched in liaison with Dubai Knowledge Park. It was considered as a university town and a residential free-zone dedicated to higher education.
DIAC has grown into one of the largest educational hubs in the world. Consisting of 27 residential colleges and universities and 3 innovation centers. It is now the world’s largest free zone fully dedicated to higher education, housing the biggest global and local internationally accredited universities, and attracting students from all around the world (27,500+ students from 150+ nationalities). There are over 500 diverse programs in different fields.