NYIT- Abu Dhabi

Introduction
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The first American university established in the United Arab Emirates’ capital city, NYIT-Abu Dhabi is a vibrant member of NYIT’s community of global campuses. We offer forward-looking, career-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs conducted in English by international faculty members who are experts in their fields.

Degrees offered include:

  • Business Administration - Management, B.S.
  • Information, Network, and Computer Security, M.S.
  • Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S.
  • Interior Design, B.F.A.
  • Management, M.B.A.
  • Mechanical Engineering, B.S.

Through our Study Abroad and Gateway to New York programs, students in Abu Dhabi have the opportunity and the flexibility to expand their horizons through international study with no interruption in their academic progress or in the high standard of their education.

The campus is located in the Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT) Technology Park, adjacent to the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Men’s College.

Tuition and Fees

Application fees: AED 370
Bachelor’s degree per credit: AED 1,950
Master’s degree per credit: AED 2,680
Scholarships available!

Accreditation

All academic programs offered at NYIT-Abu Dhabi have received initial accreditation by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (C.A.A.), U.A.E. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR).

In addition, NYIT’s programs in Interior Design (B.F.A.) and Business Administration (B.S. and M.B.A.) have subsequently received full C.A.A. accreditation. The Business Administration programs are also accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

In the U.S., NYIT is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Career Services from Day One

NYIT's profession-ready education is complemented by numerous opportunities offered by the Office of Career Services—opportunities that will always be available to you as an NYIT alumni.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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MSc

Information, Network, & Computer Security, M.S.

Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks; design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems; oversee the information life cycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures; study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits [+]

Information, Network, & Computer Security, M.S. In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will: critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems oversee the information life cycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits NYIT professors have been awarded several prestigious research grants in the field, in areas including: biometrics conceptual modeling cryptography cyber behavioral authentication genomic computation mobile and cybersecurity swarm intelligence Our 30-credit curriculum also offers a thesis option in which you’ll take six credits relating to thesis courses. This allows you to gain specialization in areas that make you better qualified for specific research and development opportunities. Our Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) in Old Westbury offers you the opportunity to join research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy. This may lead to your work getting published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at major conferences. You can also join us at the annual Cybersecurity Conference at our Manhattan campus, where we welcome experts from academic, business, and government worldwide. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: AI scientist Cybersecurity expert IT director Network specialist Research and development expert Software engineer [-]

Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S.

Campus Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

Upon successful completion of the nationally recognized and NYSED-approved NYIT program, you’ll be eligible for New York State certification as an Educational Technology Specialist and for permanent or professional certification in your initial certification area. An option for non-certified educators and others interested in technology in teaching and learning is also available. [+]

Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S. As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer. You’ll learn to adapt and apply technology to enhance the teaching of P-12 curriculum for diverse learners. You will also gain theoretical knowledge and leadership perspectives to provide of leadership to guide long-term strategies for technology adoption design and implementation. Upon successful completion of the nationally recognized and NYSED-approved NYIT program, you’ll be eligible for New York State certification as an Educational Technology Specialist and for permanent or professional certification in your initial certification area. An option for non-certified educators and others interested in technology in teaching and learning is also available. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: Master teacher, P-12 Multimedia specialist Professional developer Technology mentor and coach Technology lead educator [-]

Contact
Location address
NYIT-Abu Dhabi
CERT Technology Park
P.O. Box 5464
Al Muroor Road

Abu Dhabi, AE
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