Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence - MBZUAI



The Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) in Abu Dhabi, is a graduate-level, research-based academic institution that offers specialized degree programs for local and international students in the field of Artificial Intelligence.

The MBZUAI aims to support the advancement of scientific research, development, transfer, and use of Artificial Intelligence through the introduction of MSc and Ph.D. programs that allow students to fulfill their intellectual potential in a state-of-the-art environment.

The goal of the MBZUAI is to achieve academic and research excellence at the local, regional and international level, helping its students succeed in their career and leverage their acquired knowledge to tackle some of the greatest challenges of our time.

Our uniqueness. Your edge.

1. Research focused

Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence is the first AI-focused research university in the world. MBZUAI has partnered with the Abu Dhabi-based Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence (IIAI), a global force in excellence and leadership of AI research, for the supervision of Ph.D. students and curriculum development.

2. The Campus

The MBZUAI is fully integrated with the city of Abu Dhabi, a vibrant capital which combines heritage with a modern lifestyle. The campus, located in Masdar City - one of the world's most sustainable urban communities- offers state-of-the-art facilities, labs and research centers providing a unique environment in which to conduct your research.

3. Scholarship

The MBZUAI offers a full scholarship that covers 100% tuition fees and other benefits such as a monthly allowance, health insurance, and accommodation,

4. Professional Opportunities

The MBZUAI strong connections with the national Government, the industry and the academic world, provide a platform for our students to connect with a network of strategic partners to gain tremendous experiences through possible internships in fields such as healthcare, telecommunication, technology, Government, finance and much more. The perfect gateway to successfully drive your professional development.

5. International environment

MBZUAI is the best university for your research stay. Applicants from all countries and nationalities are welcome as the admission and acceptance to the programs will be based on high academic standing and merit. By creating an international campus environment, MBZUAI aims to promote a culture of inclusion and development.



Abu Dhabi

Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence

Masdar City
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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