The Master of Science in Economics at NYU Abu Dhabi encompasses the demanding requirements of modern economic theory and practice.
The program provides graduates with the theoretical and quantitative foundations for a successful career in national and international policymaking institutions, or for continuing PhD studies at the world’s best doctoral programs in economics.
Students will learn to:
The master's program builds naturally on an undergraduate major in economics, engineering or mathematics. The program is housed within the Social Science division, leveraging significant teaching and research strengths and drawing on an international faculty and student body. Students will benefit from the intercultural insights, the broadest international challenges, and the nuanced role of economics within the full array of social science methodologies.
Graduate student Abir Arabi is building up her economics research experience through the robust academic community at NYU Abu Dhabi.
Just two days after finishing his Master of Science in Economics at NYUAD, Zeyad Dahab got a full-time job as a research assistant at the NYU Center for Technology and Economic Development.
Karol Tolpa’s serendipitous discovery of NYUAD’s master’s program which led to his subsequent application became one of the best decisions he has made.
On a video call from a busy cafe in London, Anzelika Belotelova isn’t shy to admit this: The economics master’s at NYU Abu Dhabi is among her life’s most challenging accomplishments.