NYU Abu Dhabi Opens Applications for 2023 Visiting Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Open to NYU New York, NYU Shanghai, and external UAE-based undergraduate students who hold UAE residence visas, the program will offer a unique learning experience

Applications are now open for  NYU Abu Dhabi’s (NYUAD) Visiting Summer Undergraduate Research Program, which provides an opportunity for undergraduate students at NYU New York, NYU Shanghai, and UAE-based universities to take part in research projects over the summer, supervised by NYUAD faculty. Summer 2023 positions will take place on-campus from May 30 to July 25.

The Visiting Summer Undergraduate Research Program will allow full-time undergraduate students of strong academic and disciplinary standing to enroll in research placements across various disciplines.


“The Visiting Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a unique opportunity for students to gain hands-on experience in research under the guidance and mentorship of NYUAD faculty supervisors. This includes sample preparation and field experiments, experimental data analysis, collecting original data, analyzing quantitative data, writing literature reviews or research reports, and filming videos to assist with research outreach and communication. The program offers a platform for visiting students to contribute to meaningful, ongoing research projects.”

Head of Visiting Students Program and Student Research at NYUAD Farhana Goha

Applications close on March 30, 2023. For more information on the eligibility criteria and how to apply, please visit the website