Our Majors

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    Biology is concerned with the workings of life in all its varied forms. Over the past few decades, the life...

  • To advance in today's global business environment, one must develop an exceptionally broad array of intellectual skills.  The modern business environment demands the ability to analyze problems...

  • To advance in today’s global business environment, one must develop an exceptionally broad array of intellectual skills. The modern business environment demands the ability to analyze problems...

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    The focus of the Chemistry program is the study of the world of molecules, how they are created from atoms,...

  • Computer Science at NYU Shanghai is designed to create technological leaders with a global perspective, a broad education, and the capacity to think creatively. Computer science focuses on how to...

  • Computer Systems Engineering at NYU Shanghai is designed to create technological leaders with a global perspective, a broad education, and the capacity to think creatively. Products of computer...

  • In an era of increasing complexity and rapid change, more and more university students are drawn to the study of creative writing. When we write, we begin to make sense of the world; when we read...

  • Data Science at NYU Shanghai is designed to create data-driven leaders with a global perspective, a broad education, and the capacity to think creatively. Data science involves using computerized...

  • Perhaps the best way to understand the world you live in is to understand the economics that drive it. The world is constantly and increasingly confronted with public policy issues that are...

  • Electrical and Systems Engineering at NYU Shanghai is designed to create technological leaders with a global perspective, a broad education, and the capacity to think creatively. Innovations by...

  • China has again become a major force in the world, while increasingly the world is drawn to China. More than the scope of the conventional Area Studies, the innovative interdisciplinary major in...

  • For the Class of 2017, please consult your academic advisor on the route most suitable for you.

    The intellectual vigor of the humanities pivots on a rigorous inquiry into the enduring...

  • Interactive Media Arts (IMA) is focused on exploring the expressive possibilities brought about by emerging forms of technology, media, and communication. In concert with the liberal arts core,...

  • Mathematics forms the cornerstone of the sciences, playing a powerful dual role as both a pure science and a tool for solving problems and modeling phenomena in other disciplines. For example,...

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    Neural science is a collection of disciplines unified by a concern for the function of the brain. Experimental...

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    Physics is a broad discipline, ranging from fundamental scientific questions to sophisticated technological...

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    Class of 2018 SDHM Proposal Deadline: April 1, 2016

    Students at NYU Shanghai can apply to...

  • Social scientists study human interactions among individuals, families, communities, and nations. Using a range of analytical, interpretive, and experimental tools from anthropology, economics,...