NYU Shanghai held its fourth Graduate Convocation on May 28, 2023 to celebrate the graduation of 186 PhD and Master’s degree graduates from nine programs: Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, Doctor of Philosophy in Neural Science, Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Master of Arts in Interactive Media Arts (IMA), Master of Science in Data Analytics & Business Computing (MSDABC), Master of Science in Quantitative Finance (MSQF) , Master of Science in Marketing and Retail Science (MSMRS), and Master of Science in Organization Management and Strategy (MSOMS). 168 students walked across the stage in the New Bund Campus auditorium to receive their degrees in person, witnessed in person by over 300 family guests. Additionally, 18 graduates joined the event via livestream, along with parents and friends from around the globe.
This year’s convocation celebrated several significant milestones, including the first convocation ceremony held on NYU Shanghai’s New Bund campus and the first convocation for students completing the Master of Science in Organization Management and Strategy and in Marketing and Retail Science programs.
NYU Shanghai’s advanced degree Class of 2023 will continue their careers in a variety of industries and sectors. PhD graduates will move on to institutions like Stanford University and ECNU and companies including Amazon and Solvay. NYU Shanghai - NYU Stern MS graduates have accepted offers from FNZ, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), China Merchants Bank, and Huatai Securities, among others. TESOL graduates will continue to advance in their careers at educational institutions in China and around the world. Finally, thesis projects completed by IMA graduates will be on show from June 21-22 in the 3rd and 4th floor North Hall IMA spaces on campus.
Watch the 2023 Graduate Convocation highlight video:
Watch the entire Convocation here.
Read more about the Convocation here.