Academic Programs

NYU Abu Dhabi engineering programs are designed to create technological leaders with a global perspective, a broad education, and the capacity to think creatively. The uniqueness of each program lies in the integration of invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship into all phases of study. Students enjoy a learning environment conducive to creativity, which is at the heart of tomorrow’s technological innovations and enterprises.


NYUAD's emphasis on breadth has prepared me to be both an engineer as well as a leader. I have been able to fuse my passion for space with that for tangible development on the ground.

Christopher Luwanga, mechanical engineering alumni, now working in the space advisory sector