Graduate and Advanced Education

NYU Shanghai welcomes your interest in graduate study. Our master’s and PhD degree programs span a variety of disciplines, yet also come together to define us as one community. We invite you to learn more below.


All of our graduate programs are jointly offered with other NYU schools and departments based in New York City. For certain programs, students will apply to the NYU partner school while for others, students will apply to the Graduate Admissions Office at NYU Shanghai.


Each program has specific admission requirements and procedures so you should read carefully the information that pertains to each program. You may also reach out to us at any time with admissions-related inquiries, visit our website, or see a calendar of upcoming events. Be sure to also follow us on Wechat where news, important announcements, and features about all of our programs will be regularly posted.

 

Graduate

Master’s Programs

MS in Data Analytics and Business Computing

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Stern School of Business
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Admissions Office at NYU Shanghai
  • Email: shanghai.gradadmissions@nyu.edu
  • Phone: +86-21-20595275
  • QQ: 699823946
  • Wechat group: nyushadmin
  • Admissions: Summer only
  • Deadlines: September 15, November 15, and January 15
MS in Quantitative Finance

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Stern School of Business
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Admissions Office at NYU Shanghai
  • Email: shanghai.gradadmissions@nyu.edu
  • Phone: +86-21-20595275
  • QQ: 699823946
  • Wechat group: nyushadmin
  • Admissions: Summer only
  • Deadlines: September 15, November 15, and January 15
Master of Social Work (MSW)

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Silver School of Social Work
  • Format: Full-time and part-time pathways available
  • Apply to: MSW Admissions Office at NYU Silver
  • Email: silver.shanghai@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadlines: January 11, February 15, March 15
MA in TESOL

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
  • Format: Part-time for working professionals
  • Apply to: Graduate Admissions Office at NYU Steinhardt
  • Email: tesolshanghai@nyu.edu
  • Phone: +86-21-20596188
  • QQ: 528556300
  • Admissions: Summer only
  • Deadline: February 1

PhD Programs

Biology

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science and NYU Department of Biology
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Enrollment Services at NYU GSAS
  • Email: nyush.phd@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadline: December 1
Chemistry

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science and NYU Department of Chemistry
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Enrollment Services at NYU GSAS
  • Email: nyush.phd@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadline: December 12
Computer Science

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  • Two pathways: Study with the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science or with the NYU Tandon School of Engineering
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Enrollment Services at NYU GSAS or Graduate Admissions at NYU Tandon
  • Email: nyush.phd@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadlines: December 12 for NYU GSAS and December 15 for NYU Tandon
Neural Science

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science and NYU Center for Neural Science
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Enrollment Services at NYU GSAS
  • Email: nyush.phd@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadline: December 1
Physics

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  • Jointly offered with the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science and NYU Department of Physics
  • Format: Full-time study
  • Apply to: Graduate Enrollment Services at NYU GSAS
  • Email: nyush.phd@nyu.edu
  • Admissions: Fall only
  • Deadline: December 18