Find out how we are prioritizing our academic and research mission for the spring semester, and how we are keeping our community safe, informed, and engaged.

A global crisis requires a global response. The NYUAD community is addressing the challenges COVID-19 has placed on the world. 

Thinking of pursuing your undergraduate studies at NYU Abu Dhabi? Join our next virtual information session on March 15, 2021.

Featured Research

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

Concentrating on COVID-19

A new NYU Abu Dhabi invention is looking to develop a simple, inexpensive, and sustainable microfluidic chip that can extract and detect DNA and RNA rapidly.

Life on Mars?

Dimitra Atri, a research scientist at the NYUAD Center for Space Science will carry out scientific research based on the observations and data collected by the Emirates Mars Mission Hope probe.

The Way We Were

Ancient receipts, boats made of reed, and old photos long forgotten serve as wayfinders for researchers challenging the historical narrative of the Middle East.


We have launched the first issue of Manara, previously known as the Research Report, with stories from almost every discipline showcasing the University’s research enterprise over the last year. 

Our Stories

Hear how our students, faculty, and staff are staying connected and navigating the new normal.

A Master Plan

Graduate student Abir Arabi is building up her economics research experience through the robust academic community at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Attend a Virtual Event

Attend a virtual event to stay socially connected and engaged while maintaining physical distance.

Week of Women in Sports

March 6-11, 2021

NYU Abu Dhabi Week of Women (WOW) in Sports is an opportunity to connect locally-based active women to themselves, to each other, and to the sporting community at large. 

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