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In AY 13-14: The last year at the Downtown Campus

The Downtown Campus is located just off the Corniche, Abu Dhabi's waterfront boulevard that features parks, jogging and bike paths, restaurants, a boardwalk, and a public beach. The academic facilities are tailored to meet the unique requirements of NYU Abu Dhabi programs. The classrooms and library have the newest technology, videoconferencing capacity, and wireless internet throughout.

The Downtown Campus is complemented by the Center for Science and Engineering (CSE), NYU Abu Dhabi's experimental and instructional lab facility, including multipurpose wet and dry labs, organic chemistry labs, engineering labs, and a digital media lab.

In AY 14-15: Be among the first students to experience the NEW campus on Saadiyat Island

The new NYU Abu Dhabi campus on Saadiyat Island, scheduled to open for fall 2014, will be located in the Marina District, one of seven distinctive districts currently under development. Rafael Viñoly Architects PC was hired to oversee the master planning process, which established the physical and spatial framework for development of the campus.

The campus will consist of state-of-the-art classroom, library, and information technology facilities; laboratories; academic buildings; dormitories; faculty and residential housing; student services; and athletic and performance facilities.


Video Conferencing

Video Conferencing in the Abu Dhabi classrooms allows students in paired classes to communicate in real-time with students and faculty in other GNU locations.
Watch the video below and read more Redefining the Classroom: Video Conferencing

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Upcoming Application Deadlines

Fall Semester

Priority: February 15

Regular: March 15

Applications received after March 15 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Admission will be granted only when space is available and time allows for required travel documents to be attained.   


NYUAD Bookstore

Bookstore in the NYUAD downtown campus.

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