Dubai Knowledge Village
The Dubai Knowledge Village (DKV) is a free zone area established by Dubai Holding's subsidiary TECOM Investments in 2003 by targeting professional learning, educational institutions and human resource management services. The DKV is now having more than 500 companies and institutions operating within it, which include occupational assessment and testing providers, universities, computer training providers, professional centers, executive development providers and HR consulting companies. The Knowledge Village's vision is to make the city as a talent pool and to empower the UAE economy with strong knowledge base.
Knowledge Village is just a 16km drive to the most popular Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA). The Dubai Knowledge Village is having an area of one kilometer square that also located in the heart of Dubai city. The partner companies that occupy within the knowledge village includes world's famous western universities and high standard professional training centers. DKV offers a state-of-the-art campus with fully-equipped conference halls and meeting rooms. In this knowledge village, you could find facilities and infrastructures like a food court, coffee shops, restaurants, supermarkets, etc. that need to make it as a real village.
Dubai Knowledge Village for starting business
The Dubai Knowledge Village is a trusted destination for thousands of businesses, professionals and students, when it is about seeking educational or training services. So establishing such a service oriented business can save your marketing effort to a great level. The DKV is a magnificent place with beautiful architectural buildings and high standard facilities and infrastructures. Service areas that covered by partner organizations of DKV includes;
- Human Resource Development
- Executive Search
- Assessment & Testing
- Research & Development
- Human Resource Consultancy
- Academic Service Providers
- Non-Profit Organisations
Because the Dubai knowledge village is a free zone, it is able to offer custom regulations and advantages for foreign investment just like the other FZAs do. That includes, 100 percent foreign ownership, tax exceptions, import and export duty exceptions, etc.