x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 21 July 2017

Top UAE undergraduates chosen for Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Scholars Programme

The annual programme puts the students through an intensive course of critical thinking, writing, public speaking, leadership, and selected academic courses presented by world-renowned experts.

ABU DHABI// A new batch of 19 high achieving undergraduates have been welcomed into the sixth class of the Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Scholars Programme.

The programme, which runs each academic year at New York University Abu Dhabi, selects the best students from the UAE's federal universities and provides them with an intensive course of critical thinking, writing, public speaking, leadership, and selected academic courses presented by world-renowned experts.

The group will also take part in a 10-day cultural trip to New York and Washington DC.

Past graduates of the eight-month course have gone on to have success in academia, business, and many other fields.

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