Visiting Students

Experience NYU Abu Dhabi as an undergraduate student or researcher.

Visiting Student Programs

Program Eligible Students
January Term with NYU Abu Dhabi
J-Term offers NYU students three weeks of intensive study in small, seminar-style classes.
NYU New York
NYU Shanghai
Academic Semester or Year at NYU Abu Dhabi
NYU: Choose from over 600 courses in 24 majors, taught by renowned faculty in state-of-the-art laboratories, classrooms, art spaces, and campus facilities.
NYU New York
NYU Shanghai
Visiting Student Undergraduate Research Assistantship
NYU: Students accepted to study abroad at NYUAD may apply for the research assistantship.
NYU New York
NYU Shanghai
Visiting Undergraduate Research Program
Take part in this exclusive summer research program, supervised by NYUAD faculty members.
UAE-based university students
NYU New York
NYU Shanghai

A Day in the Life

"Abu Dhabi has the best people, and the best opportunities."

Every semester, NYU Abu Dhabi is home to visiting students from the New York and Shanghai campuses. NYU Shanghai junior Cameron Lee Shetler takes us through a day in the life at NYUAD during her semester abroad.

Studying at NYU Abu Dhabi

Current NYU New York and NYU Shanghai students can apply to study at NYU Abu Dhabi for the fall and/or spring semester, or for January Term.

Students from around the globe say that learning and living in Abu Dhabi is a unique and memorable experience.

Student Stories

The Best of Both Worlds

Quinn Fang picked NYU because she could enjoy the comforts of home and the independence of studying away.