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New York Institute of Technology Abu Dhabi

University name New York Institute of Technology Abu Dhabi
Director's name
Executive body or owner NYIT USA
Date founded 2005
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
Type of institute private university, Ministry of Higher Education license
University location / area CERT Technology Park, Al Muroor (no map)
Postal address PO Box 5464, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone +971-2-4048523
Fax +971-2-4450830
Website www.nyit.edu
Curriculum US
Qualifications MBA, Master, Bachelor degrees
University fees
Lecturer salary range
Student satisfaction rating
3.5 stars from 43 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
3 stars from 4 votes.    
Lecturer job satisfaction rating
(by lecturers, not about lecturers)
4 stars from 8 votes.    

New York Institute of Technology Abu Dhabi admissions, reviews, notes

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NYIT Abu Dhabi courses and programs
  • 06 June 2012 (WAM news) - programs in Interior Design (BFA), Computer Science (BS), Business Administration (BSBA) have received initial accreditation by UAE MOHESR Commission for Academic Accreditation.

NYIT Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Business Aadministration
  • Communications Arts
  • Computer Science
  • Information Systems Management
  • Interior Design
  • Marketing

NYIT Master's Degrees

  • Computer Science
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Information, Network and Computer security
  • Physical Therapy

NYIT MBA (Master of Business Administration)

  • MBA in Accounting
  • MBA in Management
  • MBA in Marketing
  • MBA in Information Systems Management
NYIT Abu Dhabi honorary degrees
  • 06 June 2012 (WAM news) - Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, received an honorary PhD degree in Letters at the 6th graduation ceremony of NYIT-Abu Dhabi.
18 February 2011 - NYIT accreditation application rejected (The National news report)
  • The New York Institute of Technology in Abu Dhabi (NYIT) had its accreditation application for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) denied by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA). NYIT needs to make modifications and resubmit before the CAA will reconsider approving the program.
25 September 2008
  • The New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) in Abu Dhabi (NYITAD?) offers NYIT undergraduate and graduate courses in Abu Dhabi (and other locations, including Bahrain, Canada, China, and Jordan).
  • Note that contact details listed on NYIT website are incorrect (tel +961-24048523 and fax +961-24450830 have the wrong country code - should be +971). Another tel number seen is +971-2-4048611.
  • All classes are conducted in English.
  • NYIT is listed as an accredited institute, since 2007, on the UAE Commission for Academic Accreditation website (UAE MoHESR) but there are no actual academic programs listed as accredited.
  • NYIT fees in the USA are $37,000-$39,000 per year (AED 136,000-143,000). Unknown if the same fees apply in Abu Dhabi.
Last update 25 September 2008
General comments - might not apply to New York Institute of Technology Abu Dhabi
  • Fees, facilities, education quality varies widely. Allow extra fees for visa, transport, accommodation.
  • Salaries, accommodation, other benefits for lecturer jobs vary substantially. Check contracts carefully for medical, housing, flight allowances, etc.
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