Graduate and Advanced Education

NYU Shanghai offers master’s, PhD, and non-degree programs in a variety of academic and professional disciplines. Students in such programs acquire a world-class education and become future leaders dedicated to advancing the global good in their chosen fields.

Why Choose NYU Shanghai?


Hundreds of graduate students make NYU Shanghai their home every year. A diverse and dynamic community, our graduate students hail from all over the world, but share an abiding intellectual curiosity and global mindset. Our programs span a broad range of areas and are highlighted by the following features:

  • Partnerships between NYU Shanghai and peer NYU schools and academic departments
  • Study at and instruction from distinguished faculty in Shanghai, New York City, and other global NYU centers
  • Immersion in a cutting-edge research environment
  • Dedication to student support and the entire student life experience
  • Connection to NYU's alumni community, more than 500,000 worldwide
  • A NYU-granted graduate degree upon completion