Inspired by the Jesuit value of educating the whole person, Georgetown offers dynamic student programs that foster leadership development, complement the classroom experience and build community. If you are interested in joining some of the following clubs or would like to start one yourself, click here to send us an email.
Latin American and Caribbean Society hosts the Ambassador of Mexico
This event with Ambassador of Mexico H.E. Graciela Gomez Garcia, offered students an opportunity to learn about Mexican culture, literature, and the significance of cultural diplomacy as part of the work of a diplomat.
Debate Union Wins First Tournament of Season
The Georgetown Debating Union had a great start to the season, winning the top three team honors and dominating in the top speaker category at the first Qatar Universities Debate League event of the year.
Hoya Starfleet Puts the Science into Social Science
The “SFS Hoya Starfleet” student club focuses on expanding nuclear science knowledge in order to improve public policy, highlighting the importance of scientific knowledge for future leaders and policymakers.
Sustainabilty Club Hosts Mama Baba Ganoush
Affectionately known as “Mama Baba Ganoush” in the Doha community, Kim Wyatt’s discussion on the fertile market for green businesses in Qatar was part of the Sustainability Club’s Lunch and Learn Series.
See the below active clubs for this year and find club descriptions below.
Athletics & Wellness
Service & Social Justice
Arts & Culture
African Students Association
- Al Liwan
- Arabic For All
- Black Students Association
- Iraqi Cultural Association
- Latin American and Caribbean Society
- Literature and Poetry Society
- Muslim Students’ Association
- Music, Arts and Culture Club
- Photography Club
- The Afghan Club
- RAQS-Choreography club
- Society of the Creative Arts
- South Asian Society
- Women’s Society
Athletic Clubs and Teams
The bonds of comradery and teamwork in the cricket club are famous at Georgetown. If you’re a team player, this is the club for you.
One of the most active clubs on campus, join the club to take part in friendly volleyball games and tournaments!
Table Tennis Club
Think you can swing a racket? Test your mettle by joining the table tennis club and participate in our tournaments.
Women’s Football Team
Focus on physical fitness and team spirit through playing matches in the local football league.
Track and Field Club
Long-distance or short-distance, this club does it all! Join the track and field club and hone your running skills to the max!
Are you South Asian or want to know more about South Asian cultures and languages? Join the club to build connections while discussing a variety of political, social and cultural topics.
A safe space for religious discourse, and an opportunity for religious learning, regardless of religious standing.
Music, Arts & Culture Club
Embark on a journey of artistic and cultural discoveries– trips to the souq, museums or the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra – the possibilities are endless!
Al Hilal Club
Whatever your faith and background, all are welcome to join Al Hilal’s discussions around pluralistic understandings and awareness of Islam.
Engage with the local language, culture and social heritage of Qatar through creative mediums.
Expand your knowledge about the political, social and cultural aspects of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Learn about the culture, politics, economy, and religion and celebrate the unique and diverse continent that is home for many GU-Q students.
Celebrates Black culture and create an environment that is free of racial profiling. Learn about issues that black communities face worldwide.
A platform to celebrate the identity, history and culture of the Asia-Pacific region, and understand its global significance.
Central Asian Club
Enlighten the community and beyond about the cultural values, politics, histories, traditions, and future of Central Asian countries.
Bringing awareness and celebrating the Iraqi culture as an entity separate from the political climate of the country.
Kamusta? Are you interested in learning about Filipino culture and history? The Katipunan is here to provide spaces for discussion on Philippine history, society, culture, and politics
Communauté d’apprenants de Français (CDF)
To create space for learners of the French language, French speakers, and enthusiasts of the French language to immerse themselves in the language and culture of the francophone world.
Social Justice and Volunteering
Get involved in supporting the Palestinian cause and Palestinians in their struggle for justice, self-determination, and liberation from the river to the sea.
The club aims at highlighting the effects of those conflicts over the demographics and the social structures of the regions affected by them.
Volunteer to teach language and life skills to workers and service providers within the Georgetown community.
Human Rights Club
For those with a strong sense of justice, the human rights club focuses on educating the community about Human Rights Issues and resolutions.
Create more awareness about the current environmental problems and sustainability and build environmental responsibility.
Explore gender-related issues through dialogue, workshops, and events.
Participate in dialogues about inclusivity, including inter-racial, international, inter-ethnic, gender, sexual orientation, ability/disability, income groups and debility.
Spread awareness and get rid of the taboo about talking about Mental health issues, such as depression, stress, and anxiety, especially among young people
Uplift each other, mentally and physically and encourage a society that is more self-aware.
Celebrate the diversity of cultures, philosophies, and experiences of the Hoya community in Qatar.
Special Interest Clubs
Investing is an art. One that you can learn through workshops, training, and lectures organized by the GIA.
If you love to argue, this is the club for you. Join to participate in debating competitions in Qatar and across the world.
Want the necessary tools and skills to join the corporate world? GBS is the place for you!
Join your favorite professor for dinner! Come interact with faculty and staff members outside the academic setting.
Arabic for All
This is a chance to work on your Arabic language skills and integrate into Qatari culture.
Performing Arts Club
Dance, sing or act your heart out! Dabkeh performances, Bollywood shows, or Theatre productions, the performing arts club wants to feature you!
Curious about the legal side of politics? The answers shall be revealed by the LPSA!
A platform where Hoyas can indulge their inner science geeks and have fun in the process.
If you are interested to learn how quantum computers work, how video games are designed, and how are people going to colonize space, then our club is the right place for you!
Join a community of supportive and non-judgmental writers at GU-Q
Display your photography skills and express yourselves through the lens of the camera!
We provide a platform for people to express their opinions and ideas, and recognize the need for literature and poetry in our lives
We provide Hoyas and other Education City students the chance to engage in fun and memorable Diplomatic and Political Simulation Activities
Create lasting change on animal abuse and neglect through education, awareness campaigns, research, debates and panel discussions.
Come celebrate the Arabic language heritage through debate, and participate in events across EC.
Our vision is to embolden individuals with the values of freedom by creating a platform for open discussion and critical analysis of ideas, both contemporary and old
Enjoy the art of choreography and dance and be able to put up a performance for events.
Come join us and write for Georgetown’s own student magazine!
A safe space to cultivate creativity, foster community, and relieve stress in the form of crochet!