Employment and Graduate Studies

Having mastered historical methods of research and thinking, History majors graduate well prepared for advanced study and teaching in history, and for the pursuit of many professions and fields of further study, including:

  • law
  • policymaking
  • public health
  • teaching
  • politics
  • diplomacy
  • business

Many doors open up when you have a degree from NYU Abu Dhabi. See where our Class of 2018 graduates are now. 


I learned the importance of effective communication, time management, and professionalism, which are skills that have become invaluable in my current role.

Hayat Muhammed Seid, working as an outreach and recruitment specialist in Ethiopia

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.