Meet Masdar Institute's first graduates

Abu Dhabi's science and technology university offers courses on alternative energy and sustainability
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The students are graduating after completing the two-year graduate-level science and engineering degree programmes.
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Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is the world’s first graduate-level university dedicated to providing real-world solutions to issues of sustainability
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Classes for the current batch commenced in September 2009
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HH Sheikh Hazza and HE Sheikh Nahyan present degrees to first graduates from Masdar Institute
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The first batch was selected based on MIT criteria. Those selected were among 1,200 from 77 countries
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Masdar Institute aims to become a world-class research-driven graduate-level university, focusing on advanced energy and sustainable technologies
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Masdar Institute is situated in Masdar City, an emerging global clean-technology cluster that aims to be one of the world’s most sustainable urban developments, powered by renewable energy
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The Institute was created in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)