NYU Abu Dhabi students are among the most talented in the world. They bring an astounding range of interests and skills to a richly diverse and exciting undergraduate experience. They are students who engage the examination and shaping of thought with passion and rigor. They are students who strive to make their own mark on a more knowledgeable, productive, responsible, just, and peaceful globe.
The Class of 2020
Experience NYU Abu Dhabi Marhaba Week through the eyes of freshman Jack Adeney, Class of 2020.
Welcome, Class of 2020!
Marhaba (welcome in Arabic) to NYU Abu Dhabi Class of 2020. Where are you from? Who's your roommate? What did you bring?
The Class of 2019
The Class of 2018
The Class of 2017
Campus & Community News
Imagine moving from the quiet, hot, and invariably sunny Abu Dhabi to the stone jungle of a city that never sleeps. Thrilling? Different? Challenging, perhaps? It’s the kind of transition faced by every student at NYU Abu Dhabi. Spending a semester abroad is not only a graduation requirement but an unparalleled chance to travel the world, which engineering student William Young, Class of 2018, took with pronounced enthusiasm.
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"International Diversity and Multicultural Character"
323 students, 76 nationalities, speaking some 70 languages. This is NYU Abu Dhabi's Class of 2020.
Nine students, with widely varying interests, managed to narrow down their favorites and explain why.
"Unique Energy and Diverse Perspective"
299 students. 85 nationalities. 75 languages spoken. This is NYU Abu Dhabi's Class of 2019.
Several students traveled to Gran Sasso National Laboratory in Italy in the effort to understand dark matter. Watch the video.
NYUAD graduates are working and studying all over the globe. Former economics major and Rhodes Scholar, Shamma Al Mazrui (Class of 2014) landed one of the UAE's top jobs — Minister of State for Youth and Chair of the UAE National Youth Council.
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