NYU Abu Dhabi students bring an astounding range of interests and skills to a richly diverse and exciting undergraduate experience. NYUAD's faculty are great teachers and distinguished scholars, eager to involve undergraduates in their research. NYUAD alumni go on to pursue a range of academic, professional, and creative endeavours and make remarkable contributions to the world around them.

Student Achievements

Farah Shamout (Class of 2015)
Farah Shamout conducted biomedical research during an internship in London.

Cell Surgery Without the Incision

Farah Shamout, Class of 2016, was on the winning team at the International Hackathon for Social Good, received the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship from the University of Oxford, and as an undergrad, became a published researcher in the field of biomedical engineering.

Resident Expert

Senior Research Fellow at NYU Abu Dhabi and the author of Classes of Ladies of Cloistered Spaces: Writing Feminist History through Biography in fin-de-siècle Egypt.
Marilyn Booth researches early writings in Arab feminism.

Early Writings in Arab Feminism

Marilyn Booth, senior research fellow, authored Classes of Ladies of Cloistered Spaces: Writing Feminist History through Biography in fin-de-siècle Egypt, published in early 2015.

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