NU-Q graduates excel.

Our degree programs develop well-rounded students who are broadly educated, knowledgeable about diverse cultures, and engaged in global issues. Alumni are insightful, adaptable, flexible, and well prepared to survive and thrive in many industries, including government, media, education, corporate, and NGOs.


  • 75% of NU-Q alumni are currently employed
  • 11% are currently in graduate school full-time

Career fields

Many alumni find rewarding careers in digital and social media, advertising, broadcast and print publishing, journalism, public relations, and strategic communication.

NU-Q alumni work at:

Al Jazeera Media Network

Associated Press

Qatar Airways

Doha Film Institute

beIN Sports

Yahoo News

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Qatar Foundation

Oxford University Press

Memac Ogilvy

Weber Shandwick

Brown Lloyd James Worldwide

Graduate schools

NU-Q graduates also go on to study at some of the world's premier post-graduate institutions, including:

Cambridge University

Harvard University

Oxford University

Columbia University

McGill University

London School of Economics

New York University

The New School

Pratt Institute

Cornell University

Johns Hopkins University

University of Edinburgh