Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

Build Your Future at the Crossroads of the World

If you want to change the world and succeed on a global scale, then you’ll need a university that will meet you on your level. At NYU Abu Dhabi, your life’s work begins with a solid foundation of liberal arts and sciences as part of a community of high-achievers from every corner of the world. 

Every transformative experience you’ll have — from studying away in our global network to getting hands-on with cutting-edge research and interacting with the vibrant community here in Abu Dhabi — serves as a launchpad for your future career.

So connect with us — be it here on campus, virtually around the world, or through our social channels — and start to picture yourself in our one-of-a-kind community of global citizens. There’s so much to discover.



NYU Abu Dhabi at a Glance




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Let’s Meet Up

Join us at an event on campus or find an outreach officer near your home country.

Attend an Event

No matter where you are on your journey to NYUAD, there’s a virtual or in-person experience here for you. Explore information sessions, student panels, 30-minute chats with counselors, and more.

Get in Touch

A first-hand account of what it’s like at one of the world's most international and dynamic Universities gives great insight into the experience of attending NYUAD. We have global outreach officers all over the world ready to assist you.


Connect with Us

There are so many ways to explore NYU Abu Dhabi. We’d love to welcome you on campus, talk through any questions you have on the application process and virtually connect to give you a more in depth experience and information on all things NYU Abu Dhabi.

In-Person Tours

Experience our campus and see where our students study, live, and spend their free time on our Saadiyat Campus.

Admissions Events

No matter where you are on your journey to NYUAD, there’s a virtual experience here for you. Get started with our information sessions, pick the brains of our Admissions experts in our Virtual 1:1s, or ask your questions in our student- or parent-only sessions.

Meet Us

Have questions about the admissions process and your application? Reach out to our admissions team and schedule to book a 1:1 with a counselor

Virtual 1:1s

Virtual Tour

Our virtual campus tour allows visitors to see the Campus Center, Arts Center, and High Line park, and to hear from current students about life on campus and Abu Dhabi.


Get an Inside Look at NYU Abu Dhabi