Global PhD Student Fellowship in Computer Science

A student in class at NYU Abu Dhabi.

The NYU Abu Dhabi Global PhD Student Fellowship is offered through two Computer Science doctoral programs at NYU New York.

  1. Courant Institute at NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science
  2. Computer Science and Engineering Department at NYU Tandon School of Engineering

The programs generally involve one year of classwork at NYU New York, followed by three to four years of research at NYU Abu Dhabi, depending on the NYU New York program. If selected, the doctorate is fully funded under the NYU Abu Dhabi Global PhD Student Fellowship.

Key Features of the Fellowship

  • New York University degree upon graduation
  • Access to the extraordinary resources of the Courant Institute and the Tandon School of Engineering
  • Graduate coursework in New York
  • Cutting-edge research opportunities in NYU Abu Dhabi’s labs
  • Tuition, fees, and health insurance provided throughout the program
  • Generous research assistantship and stipend provided by NYU Abu Dhabi throughout the program
  • Assistance for degree-related travel between Abu Dhabi and New York
  • Campus accommodation at no cost in Abu Dhabi
  • A contribution toward accommodation costs in New York
  • Career development assistance at both campuses

Fall 2019 Applications

We expect applications for fall 2019 admission to open in early fall 2018, with an application deadline of December 12, 2018 for the Courant Institute and December 15, 2018 for the Tandon School of Engineering.