About the Career Development Center

The NYU Abu Dhabi Career Development Center (CDC) empowers students to take first steps and next steps along meaningful career paths. By developing key career and professional skills, cultivating relationships with a variety of external organizations, and curating a holistic culture of career development, we hope to help every student achieve their career goals.

In AY 15-16 NYUAD undergraduate students completed over 550 internships in 50 different countries around the world. ~90% of students hold at least one internship in their 4 years; 28 students were finalists for prestigeous scholarships; 30% of graduates enroll directly in graduate school; students interned in 50 countries in AY15-16.

Student Internships

Student internships

Our students interned at places around the globe. From the UAE to Liberia, learn about their internship stories.

Services for Alumni


Alumni have life time access to our services including advising and NYUAD CareerNet. Contact us at nyuad.career@nyu.edu for more information.

Award Foundations


Contact us at nyuad.globalawards@nyu.edu to connect with our Director of Global Awards, learn about our university, and student body.

Graduate Programs


Consider attending our Graduate School Weekend or contact our graduate school advising team at nyuad.preprof@nyu.edu to learn more about our university and student body.