Master's Programs

NYU Abu Dhabi master's programs are designed to take full advantage of the University's location at the center of a global crossroads. The unique culture and experiences provided in the region will provide students with a perspective that prepares them to engage the future with a global mindset.

The master's programs offered by NYU Abu Dhabi:
 Master of Fine Arts in Art and Media  
 Master of Science in Economics

Information sessions for the master's programs will start in October.

One-Year Full-Time MBA Program

NYU Stern School of Business and NYU Abu Dhabi launched the Stern at NYUAD One-year Full-time MBA Program. The MBA Program gives students the opportunity to build future careers in the MENA region, with educational modules in both Abu Dhabi and New York.

View the Stern at NYUAD One-year Full-time MBA program.

Global PhD Student Fellowships

NYU Abu Dhabi offers Global PhD Student Fellowships in collaboration with:
 NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science
 NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

Each program offers a unique opportunity to engage in a global setting, where students will begin their coursework in New York and complete their research in Abu Dhabi. Fellowships provide competitive compensation packages, covering tuition costs, housing in Abu Dhabi, and providing a monthly stipend, as well as additional support for relocation and research start-up costs.

Global PhD Programs offered at NYU Abu Dhabi

Global PhD students complete the program coursework in New York City (1-2 years) before coming to NYUAD to complete their research and thesis. Applications for PhD programs open in October for the following Fall intake.

Program Division Degree  
Biology Science PhD
Biomedical Engineering Engineering PhD
Chemical Engineering Engineering PhD
Chemistry Science PhD
Civil Engineering Engineering PhD
Computer Science Engineering/Science PhD
Electrical Engineering Engineering PhD
Mechanical Engineering Engineering PhD
Science PhD
Physics Science PhD
Transportation Planning and Engineering Engineering PhD