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UniversiTies: AbU DHAbi                                        Autumn Term 2017
      mAsDAr insTiTUTe   Home Campus: UAE  overview: Based in Abu Dhabi, Masdar dedicates itself to
      oF sCienCe AnD    Type: University   researching alternative energy, environmental technologies and
      TeCHnology                           sustainability. The independent, not-for-profit university can
      Masdar City                          offer scholarships to students of all nationalities, which includes
      Khalifa City A                       tuition fees, laptops, housing, travel expenses and living costs.
      Abu Dhabi                            See the website for full details.
      02 698 8122
      masdar.ac.ae


      new yorK insTiTUTe   Home Campus: USA  overview NYIT is a private institution with a global presence.
      oF TeCHnology     Type: University   It currently has in excess of 16,000 students attending its
      CERT Technology Park  Fees: AED1,870 - 2,500  North American, Chinese and Middle Eastern campuses. Its
      Abu Dhabi                            Abu Dhabi branch has been active for five years and there
      02 404 8523                          you can choose from undergraduate and graduate degrees in
      nyitad@nyit.edu                      business administration, computer science and graphics and
      www.nyit.edu/abu_dhabi
                                           interior design. All classes are conducted in English by New York
                                           professors, so fluent English is a must.


      new yorK          Home Campus USA    overview: NYU Abu Dhabi is a liberal arts and science
      UniversiTy (nyU)   Type University   campus, operated by a major American research university.
      Abu Dhabi         Fees: AED176,000   English is the language of choice, but students can enquire about
      02 628 4000                          a select number of alternative literature and language courses.
      nyuad@nyu.edu                        Sport lovers should also check out the athletics facilities and
      nyuad.nyu.edu                        team sports clubs.



      PAris-sorbonne    Home Campus: France  overview: Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi is a prestigious,
      UniversiTy        Type: University   international, higher-education institution that offers
      AbU DHAbi         Fees: AED20,000 to   undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in social science
      Al Reem Island    AED33,000          and art, law and economics and business management. Located
      Abu Dhabi                            on Al Reem Island, it offers a world-class diploma, Sorbonne
      02 656 9330                          education in Abu Dhabi, with globally-recognised degrees granted
      sorbonne.ae
                                           by Paris. A French curriculum is in play. Postgraduates are taught
                                           in English and undergraduates are taught in French. An intensive
                                           language programme is available for those wishing to become
                                           fluent French speakers.
      UniversiTy oF     Home Campus: Scotland  overview: This triple-accredited business school (AMBA,
      sTrATHClyDe       Type: University   EQUIS, AACSB) is said to be one of Europe’s leading
      bUsiness sCHool   Fees: AED 130,000  providers of business and management education. It has
      UAe                                  operated in the UAE for 15 years and offers masters
      Abu Dhabi Campus                     programmes to well-qualified individuals with solid
      02 404 8546                          business experience. Expect a UK curriculum and an
      Dubai Campus                         international student body.
      04 208 9280
      strath.ae

      zAyeD UniversiTy   Home Campus: UAE  overview: Zayed University has campuses in Abu Dhabi and
      North campus, Delma St.    Type: University  Knowledge Village, Dubai, where it teaches UAE nationals
      Al Wahda                             and international students alike. Bachelor degrees in arts and
      Abu Dhabi                            sciences, business, communication and media, education and
      02 599 3111                          IT are all options, as well as Masters degrees, all of which are
      info@zu.ac.ae                        taught in English. When it comes to which campus to attend, it’s
      zu.ac.ae                             worth noting that Abu Dhabi South campus is for women only and
                                           Abu Dhabi North is for men.


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