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
Information Systems Management
NYIT Master's Degrees
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Information, Network and Computer security
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)
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.