Choose from 26 majors, multidisciplinary minors, and pre-professional courses spanning the Arts, Engineering, Science, and Social Sciences — all rooted in our innovative Core Curriculum.
At NYU Abu Dhabi, exceptional students from six continents come together to solve today’s most pressing challenges. You’ll gain more than a global mindset — you’ll be prepared to change the world.
Few places are better to experiment than NYUAD. The risks I took allowed me to find the right path that led me to where I am today.
— Nghiem Q. Huynh, economics alumni, now attending Yale University
My research experiences at NYUAD led to publications in reputable journals, which ultimately helped me secure a spot with a fellowship in one of the world's top chemistry programs.
— Ilma Jahovic, chemistry alumni, now at the University of Cambridge
Learn why our current class of game changers chose NYU Abu Dhabi.
"The moment I was introduced to NYUAD, that was literally my dream university. I only applied to one university and that’s NYUAD."
"I didn't have a concrete idea of what I wanted to study, but I knew I wanted to take advantage of NYUAD’s strategic location."
NYU Abu Dhabi’s programs are designed to academically prepare high school students for all aspects of college life — from creating a strong application to developing leadership skills and preparing for the rigors of a Western university education.
Choose from liberal arts, sciences, arts, and engineering degrees in almost every field at the region's first comprehensive liberal arts college.