Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP)

Business Setup in Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP)

Located adjacent to Palm Jumeirah, DKP is home to hundreds of businesses including NGOs, HR management, consultancy firms and testing centers. Dubai Knowledge Park differs from other free zones because it is the world’s only free zone solely existing for human resource management and learning excellence. The free zone is a segment of the Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone and is located near Dubai Media and Internet City. All the entities established in DKP are licensed by the Dubai Creative Clusters Authority (DCCA).

Dubai Knowledge Park currently houses over 500 registered companies and is also home to some of the renowned international educational institutes such as the University of Wollongong (Dubai), Michigan State University, Hult International Business School, Middlesex University (Dubai) and Heriot-Watt University etc.

Dubai Knowledge Park is simple and hassle-free with minimal requirements. It also hosts regular networking events such as ‘I-UP forum’ and the ‘DKP Breakfast Club’ providing companies a chance to connect with businesses from across the region.

Asides from the numerous benefits every freezone offers, here are more specifically enjoyed by DKP’s businessmen.

Benefits of setting up a business in Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP):

  • Vibrant learning community, comprising of teaching professionals from multiple disciplines
  • Available large auditorium with 330 seats
  • Fully equipped meeting and conference rooms
  • Restaurants, pharmacies, 24 hour convenience stores and many more
  •  Business-friendly legal framework
  • Well maintained infrastructure facilities
  • Developed to integrate training and learning facilities, vocational programs and other educational courses.
  • Availability of well-known global, regional and local industry players.

Licenses issued in Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP)

  •  Vocational training setups
  • Education Institutes
  • Human Resource consultancies
  • Management startups
  • Freelancers


DKP’s Fee Structure


Trade License (depending on the activity) FEE 
 Trade License 32,067  AED
 Legal Maxims Service Charge 3,000 AED


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