We offer 26 undergraduate majors and numerous multidisciplinary minors and specializations.

We have more than 80 faculty labs, projects, and centers to address complex challenges of global significance.

Applications for Master of Science in Economics at NYU Abu Dhabi is open.

Featured Research

Research at NYU Abu Dhabi deepens our understanding of the world and ourselves.

Why NYU Abu Dhabi?

NYU Abu Dhabi is one of the most diverse campuses in the world. Our students come from 120 countries and speak more than 100 languages.

Our Stories

From students, faculty, and staff, read the latest stories about our dynamic and diverse community.

Turning Waste into Sustainable Fish Feed

After graduating from NYU Abu Dhabi, Daria Zahaleanu moved to Denmark to pursue her master’s in computer science and engineering and to co-found a fish feed startup.

Talking Stars

Aisha Al Yazeedi an Emirati research scientist credits the support at NYUAD for propelling her forward in her career.

Upcoming Events

NYU Abu Dhabi offers a lively forum for the exchange of ideas with local audiences as well as worldwide academic and research communities.

Astronomy Camp

Janjuary 25-28, 2022

Have a passion for the stars? Join this week-long crash course in astronomical topics delivered by professional astronomers and world-class researchers.


November 15, 2021 - February 5, 2022

Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish, and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Weed Grey Collection highlights important pieces by renowned artists such as Parviz Tanavoli, Fahrelnissa Zeid, and M.F. Husain, as well as works from their peers in this period around the 1960s. 

Sharbaka: Entanglement/ Attunement

December 6, 2021 - May 6, 2022

“Sharbaka” is a kind of rhythmic clapping historically practiced by pearl divers in the Gulf region. The music emerges through a feeling of deep attunement to bodies in movement.

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