NYU Abu Dhabi is a research university that fully integrates a liberal arts and science undergraduate college, organically linked to NYU in New York. Over time, NYU Abu Dhabi will also offer distinctive graduate and professional programs.

NYU Abu Dhabi's undergraduate curriculum exposes students to challenging ideas, bodies of knowledge, cultural traditions, and transformative achievements. It deepens reflection about the human condition and encourages students to work with others in shared projects. In so doing, a liberal arts approach to learning enables students to think creatively, understand complex problems and social issues, develop leadership skills, and realize their potential.

NYU Abu Dhabi, together with NYU New York, forms the backbone of a global network university, creating a unique and unprecedented capacity for faculty and students to access all the resources of NYU's system across five continents.

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Class14

Are you interested in becoming part of the next generation of leaders dedicated to the creation of new knowledge? Do you have a global citizen's outlook, a leader's purposefulness, and an understanding that the future is for the bold? If so, apply now!

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Science

Science

The increasingly interdisciplinary nature of modern scientific research requires that biologists, chemists, computer scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and physicists have a fundamental understanding of one another’s areas. It is important for students engaged in these areas to understand and experience multiple scientific disciplines and their interrelationships.

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Social Science

Social Science

At its core, the multidisciplinary field of Social Science is about people — their individual and collective behaviors and the societies they create. The disciplines in this field seek to deepen our understanding of how people behave in a wide variety of contexts and to assess the consequences of individual, group, and societal decisions.

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