NYUAD’s liberal arts education teaches you to ask difficult questions, discover new ideas, and build practical skills to become an expert in your own field — whatever that may be.


Work alongside global experts on important research topics ranging from cybersecurity to urban planning. PhD fellows at NYU Abu Dhabi earn competitive compensation packages.


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Featured Research

Research at NYU Abu Dhabi deepens our understanding of the world and ourselves.

Celebrating 10 Years

NYU Abu Dhabi is marking a milestone anniversary — 10 years of excellence in higher education, innovative research, and community enrichment. This year, we will honor our University's many accomplishments, and set the stage for the next great chapter.

My Internships

Internships are one of the best ways to gain experience, explore industries and companies, and discover your own career path.

Malak Abdul Ghaffar

I am now more motivated than ever to push myself out of my comfort zone and try out different fields of interests.

Restless Books

Tiril Rahn

NYUAD has prepared me for this internship by exposing me to different cultures, places and experiences.

UK Mission to the United Nations, New York

Dhruvi Joshi

This exposure has allowed me to evaluate my preferred industry to work in from a more informed standpoint.

New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Charles Chansa

My internship was very intense and consisted of high stakes and time-sensitive engagements. I was exposed to an array of learning skills that I didn’t even know I had.

BlackRock

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NYU Abu Dhabi offers a lively forum for the exchange of ideas with local audiences as well as worldwide academic and research communities.

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