National University of Singapore: Approved Courses

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  • IBEX COURSE INFORMATION
    • You may take a full semester of business classes while abroad on IBEX. However, we advise you have room for at least two electives for planning purposes
    • Reference the IBEX Course Guide: What you can or cannot take!
      • You can take a maximum of two classes per concentration
        • Accounting courses cannot be taken for credit toward the Accounting or CPA majors/concentrations
        • All IBEX courses will transfer back to NYU Stern as Pass/Fail
  • PREVIOUSLY APPROVED COURSES
    • Listed below are courses that have been approved and were taken previously by Stern IBEX students.
    • *You are not limited to taking the courses listed on this page!* See below for how to find additional courses.
    • There is no guarantee that the courses listed here will be offered during the specific semester you study abroad. It is important to be flexible - have a Plan A and Plan B and the space to take some electives.
  • FINDING NEW COURSES
    • If you see a course on NUS's website that you would like to take, but it is not listed below, you must submit the syllabus to Stern’s International Exchanges & Special Programs team for approval.
    • Once NUS publishes its confirmed courses for the semester you will be attending, you can revise your list as needed based on what is actually being offered.
    • Please refer to the IBEX Course Guide when selecting courses.
  • SPECIAL NOTES
    • If you are accepted to IBEX, you will attend individual Academic Advising sessions with the International Programs team to plan and revise your schedule.
    • If a course is already listed here as approved, it does not need to be reviewed again, unless you want to see if it will count towards a new requirement.

Approved Courses

Course Title Abroad NYU Credits Course Equivalent at NYU Semester Taken
PH2203 Major Moral Philosophers 4 CORE UA Text & Ideas for 4 credits Fall 2017
PH2206 Founders of Modern Philosophy  4 CORE UA Text & Ideas for 4 credits Fall 2017
GET1029 Life, the Universe, and Everything 4 CORE UA Text & Ideas for 4 credits Fall 2017
BSP 2001 Macro and International Economics 4 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2014, Fall 2012
BSP 2005 Asian Business Environments 4 ECON-UB 222 Asian Economies for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015, Fall 2014
BSP 3001A Strategic Management 4 Advanced Management Elective for 3 credits PLUS 1 Elective credit (Stern) Fall 2014
CS1020 Data Structures & Algorithms I 4 CSCI - UA 101 Fall 2014
DSC 2006 Operations Management 4 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management Fall 2014
DSC 3201 Supply Chain Management 4 OPMG-UB 6 Supply Chain Management PLUS 1 Elective credit (Stern) Fall 2014
EC2373 Global Economic Dimensions of Singapore 4 Elective (Stern) Fall 2013
EC3102 Macroeconomics Analysis II 4 ECON - UA 12 Fall 2015
EC3312 Game Theory and Application to Economics 4 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2015
EC3371 Development Economics 4 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2015
FIN 3102 Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management 4 Elective (Stern), NOT equivalent to any Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2014
FIN 3115 International Financial Management 4 FINC-UB 30 International Financial Management for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015, Fall 2014, Fall 2012
FIN 3116 Options & Futures 4 FINC-UB 43 Futures & Options for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015, Fall 2012
FIN 3117 Bank Management 4 Advanced Finance Elective for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015
FIN 3118 Financial Risk Management 4 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015, Fall 2014
FIN3130 Financial Modeling 4 Advanced Finance Elective-  **Students who take this course cannot take ACCT-UB 23 at Stern Fall 2017
FIN3132 Value Investing in Asia 4 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2017
FIN3131 Fixed Income Securities 4 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2017
FIN4115 Advanced Portfolio Management: Security Analysis & Valuation 4 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2017
FIN4116 Valuation and Mergers & Acquisitions 4 Advanced Finance Elective-  **Students who take this course cannot take FINC-UB 50 at Stern Fall 2017
GEK1007 Chinese Heritage History & Literature 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
GEK1053 Chinese Music, Language & Literature 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
MKT 2412 Global Marketing 4 Advanced Marketing Elective for 3 credits PLUS 1 elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015
MKT 3402 Consumer Behavior 4 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior for 3 credits PLUS 1 Elective credit (Stern) Fall 2014
MKT1003X Principles of Marketing 4 MKTG-UB 1 Intro to Marketing Fall 2015
MNO 2302 Human Resources Management 4 Elective (Stern) Fall 2014
MNO2007 Leadership and Ethics 4 SOIM-UB 12 Professional Responsibility and Leadership (PRL) for 2 credits PLUS 2 elective credits (Stern) Fall 2015
NM 2209 Social Psychology 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
NM 3215 Advertising Strategies 4 MKTG-UB 3 Advertising Management PLUS 1 Elective credit (Stern) Fall 2015, Fall 2014
NM1101E Communications, New Media & Society 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
PL3240 Group Dynamics 4 Pysch Minor Elective Fall 2013
SC1101E Making Sense of Society 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
SC3226 Markets & Society 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
SE 2221 Old & New Music in Southeast Asia 4 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
ST 3236: Stochastic Processes I 4 STAT-UB 21 Introduction to Stochastic Processes for 3 credits PLUS 1 Elective credit (Stern) Fall 2012