Employment and Graduate Studies

The Film and New Media major program prepares students for a lifetime of creative and critical thinking and rigorous analysis of media, as well as a solid foundation for graduate and professional programs in a wide variety of disciplines and fields:

  • filmmakers
  • scholars
  • curators
  • critics
  • educators
  • innovators and leaders in film and new media organizations and industries

The Career Development Center at NYU Abu Dhabi works with students to help improve interpersonal skills, find internship and job opportunities, and prepare for graduate school.

Where Are They Now?

Film and New Media graduates from NYU Abu Dhabi have found employment at well-known companies all around the world. This is just a small sample.

  • Clemenger BBDO
  • CNN
  • NYU New York
  • NYU Shanghai
  • PicsAart

Doors Open with a NYUAD Degree 

Our alumni leave NYUAD with jobs and graduate schools lined up for them.

Student Highlights

Course Spotlight

I still have a long way to go but I am more aware of myself as a film student because of the class.