“Qasatna” means “our stories” in Arabic. NYU Abu Dhabi is just one chapter in the vibrant and incredible stories of our NYUAD alumni. Read more to learn what our alumni are doing today. 

Bernice delos Reyes, Class of 2020

Delos Reyes is a Communications Executive at Alserkal, a role that allows her to merge her talent in communicating and passion for developing arts and culture.

Emina Osmandzikovic, Class of 2017

In the years ahead, Osmandzikovic believes that her work, and the work of researchers like her, will help power the UAE’s continued upward trajectory.

Chandan Mishra, Class of 2019

"I was getting a job offer with a major developer in Dubai but I decided to return to Nepal and give back to my community."

Sophie Arni, Class of 2017

"I identify myself as a globally minded person and NYUAD made me even more connected with people from all over.”

Shivani Mishra, Class of 2020

Shivani currently pursuing an MSc in South Asian Studies at Oxford University and working as an apprentice at the BBC Global News.

Brandon Chin Loy, Class of 2020

Chin Loy is now working as a data analyst in a leading bank in Jamaica — his home country — while exploring postgraduate degrees.

Daniel Watson, Class of 2020

From NYUAD to Google: Class of 2020 alumnus Daniel Watson secures a place in the competitive AI Residency Program.

Juan Felipe Beltran, Class of 2014

“I’m a big believer in the idea that your biggest growth does not come from your teachers, but from the people you go through experiences with."

Firas Ashraf, Class of 2019

Part of the team at NYU Abu Dhabi creating events that bring the community together through cultural and educational programming.

Youssef Azzam, Class of 2020

Azzam is taking time off to connect with family and friends, reflect on his accomplishments at NYU Abu Dhabi, and pursue his passion — music.

Luke Tyburski, Class of 2017

Currently studying at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, DC, Luke Tyburski got his first taste of diplomacy as a student at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Farah Mohmad, Class of 2015

"NYUAD made me look at the world from a more critical perspective, which motivated me to make better decisions"