NYU Abu Dhabi students bring an astounding range of interests and skills to a richly diverse and exciting undergraduate experience. NYUAD's faculty are great teachers and distinguished scholars, eager to involve undergraduates in their research. NYUAD alumni go on to pursue a range of academic, professional, and creative endeavours and make remarkable contributions to the world around them.

Student Achievements

VersaTiles team members Hamdan Alhosani, Titas Geryba, Saad Sultan, and Pranav Mehta, all from the Class of 2019.
First-year students are recognized for their LED touch art project for Abu Dhabi's walkways.

Students Build LED Touch Art to Vitalize Abu Dhabi Walkways

Four NYUAD first-year students won the Art & Design Category at the 2016 Innovator Show with an electronic touchscreen system to transform ordinary underpasses along the Corniche waterfront into bright canvases of LED public art.

Resident Expert

Daniel Karell, Assistant Professor of Social Research & Public Policy
Daniel Karell examines the complexities of the changes happening in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan at a Crossroads

Daniel Karell, Assistant Professor of Social Research & Public Policy, studies political sociology and post-conflict dynamics in Afghanistan.


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Abu Dhabi Office

Kate Chandler, Director of Public Affairs and Communications

Farah Shamma, Public Affairs and Communications Manager

New York University Abu Dhabi
PO Box 129188
Saadiyat Island
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Email: nyuad.public.affairs@nyu.edu
Tel: (+971) 2-628-4000