Abu Dhabi has launched a programme inviting all talented professionals, students and investors to settle down with their families in the UAE capital. Called Thrive in Abu Dhabi, the initiative seeks to develop key sectors such as culture, healthcare, research and development and real estate.
It offers long-term visas that may translate to the coveted UAE citizenship for talented expatriates in a safe, welcoming and supportive environment, while contributing to Abu Dhabi’s sustainable development.
Types of visas offered
Investor visa – Investors in financial services, ICT, health services and biopharma, AgTech, tourism, and real estate.
Entrepreneur visa – Visa for entrepreneurs.
Visa for promising students – High school students, university graduates and PhD students.
Special talent visa – Doctors, scientists, creative people in the arts and culture industry, innovators, executive directors, educators in priority fields, sports, doctorate degree-holders and engineers
Details about the programme — including the long-term visas and paths to citizenship — can be found on Tamm.abudhabi website or by calling 02-6664442 (outside UAE) or 800 555 (within UAE).