Majors and Minors

NYU Abu Dhabi offers 22 undergraduate majors across Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Science, and Social Science, and numerous multidisciplinary minors and specializations.

As the student body and faculty grow, new courses are developed to reflect student interests and expanding faculty expertise. Course offerings also enriched by the wide array of programs across NYU’s global network. During four years of undergraduate study, students have an extensive choice of courses in all disciplines and are able to fulfill all graduation requirements.

A

African Studies
Minor Multidisciplinary
The Ancient World Minor Multidisciplinary
Anthropology Minor Arts and Humanities
Arabic Minor Arts and Humanities
Arab Crossroads Studies Major Multidisciplinary
Arab Crossroads Studies Minor Multidisciplinary
Arab Music Studies Minor Multidisciplinary
Art and Art History Major Arts and Humanities
Art History Minor Arts and Humanities
Art Practice Minor Arts and Humanities

B

Biology
Major Science

C

Chemistry
Major Science
Chinese Minor Arts and Humanities
Computer Science Major Science
Computer Science Minor Science
Creative Writing Minor Arts and Humanities

D

Design Minor Multidisciplinary

E

Economics Major Social Science
Economics  Minor Social Science
Engineering - Civil Major Engineering
Engineering - Computer Major Engineering
Engineering - Electrical Major Engineering
Engineering - General Major Engineering
Engineering - Mechanical Major Engineering
Engineering Minor Engineering
The Environment Minor Multidisciplinary

F

Film and New Media Major Arts and Humanities
Film and New Media Minor Arts and Humanities

H

History Major Arts and Humanities
History Minor Arts and Humanities

I

Interactive Media Minor Multidisciplinary

L

Legal Studies Major Multidisciplinary
Legal Studies Minor Multidisciplinary
Literature and Creative Writing Major Arts and Humanities
Literature Minor Arts and Humanities

M

Mathematics Major Science
Mathematics - Applied Minor Science
Music Major Arts and Humanities
Music Minor Arts and Humanities

N

Natural Science Minor Science

P

Peace Studies Minor Multidisciplinary
Philosophy Major Arts and Humanities
Philosophy Minor Arts and Humanities
Physics Major Science
Political Science Major Social Science
Political Science Minor Social Science
Psychology Major Science
Psychology Minor Science

S

Social Research and Public Policy Major Social Science
Social Research and Public Policy Minor Social Science
Sound and Music Computing Minor Multidisciplinary

T

Theater Major Arts and Humanities
Theater Minor Arts and Humanities

U

Urbanization Minor Multidisciplinary