University of Hong Kong: 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 HKU'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 HKU 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
ARAB 1001 Arabic L.1 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
BSTC 1002 Life and Buddhism 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
BUSI 0023 (or IIMT3635) Operations & Quality Management 3 OPMG UB-1 Operations Management Fall 2013
BUSI 0095 (or IIMT 3621) Creativity and Business Innovations 3 Advanced Management Elective Fall 2013
BUSI 31 Marketing Research 3 MKTG UB-9 Marketing Research Fall 2013
BUSI0009 Business Policy 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2012
BUSI0015 / MGMT3415 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 MULT-UB 66 Advanced Social Entrepreneurship Fall 2014
BUSI0015 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 Elective (Stern) Spring 2013
BUSI0022 International Marketing 3 MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program Spring 2012
BUSI0023 Operations and Quality Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management Fall 2014, Spring 2013, Fall 2012
BUSI0032 Multinational Corporations 3 MGMT-UB 4 International Business Management (replacement for MGMT-UB 11 International Studies Program Requirement) Spring 2013
BUSI0081A Advanced Communication Skills 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2014
BUSI1003 Introduction to Management Information Systems 3 INFO-UB 1 Information Technology in Business & Society Fall 2012
BUSI1004 Marketing 3 MKTG-UB 1 Intro to Marketing Fall 2012
BUSI2811A Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 3 MGMT - UB 30 Fall 2015
BUSI2812 Social Venture Management Internship 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
BUSI3801 Business Law 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
BUSI 2814 Business Ethics 3 SOIM-12 Professional Responsibility and Leadership Fall 2016
CCCH9003 Modernity and Traditional Chinese Thought 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
CCGL9005 Poverty, Development, and the Next Generation Challenges for a Global World 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CCGL9030 Understanding Financial Crisis 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2014
CCHU9026 Cultures of War Making Sense of the Human Fighting Instinct 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CCHU 9054 Borderlines – Questioning Boundaries in a Vague World 4 Text and Ideas Fall 2017
CCST9017 Hidden Order in Daily Life A Mathematical Perspective 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
CHIN9501 Chinese as a Foreign Language I 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014, Fall 2012, Spring 2012
CHIN9504 Chinese as a Foreign Language IV 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
COMP1117 Introduction to Computer Programming 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
ECON 0302 International Finance 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2012
ECON 106 Game and Decision 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
ECON 2253 International Finance 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2013
ECON 2253 International Macroeconomics 3 ECON-UB 11 Economics of Global Business Fall 2014
ECON0109 Topics in Macroeconomics 3 ECON - UA 12 Fall 2014
ECON0207 Monetary Economics 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON0402 Industrial Organization 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON0406 State, Law & the Economy 3 Business Economics Elective Spring 2012
ECON0605 Economic History of China 3 Business Economics Elective Spring 2012
ECON2102 Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 ECON-UA 12 Intermediate Macroeconomics Fall 2014
ECON2249 Foreign Trade and Investment in China 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2014
ECON2257 Trade, Investment and Development in APEC Economics 3 Advanced Economics Elective Fall 2013
ECON2264 Economic Development of China 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2015
ENGG1202 Introduction to Computer Science 3 Elective (CAS) - NOT Computer Science Minor Fall 2014
FINA 0102 Financial markets and Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions Fall 2013
FINA 0105 International Financial Management 3 FINC-UB 30 International Financial Management Fall 2013
FINA 304 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance Fall 2013
FINA0106 Insurance: Theory and Practice 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2012
FINA0301 Derivatives 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2017
FINA0605 Alternative Investments 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2017
FINA0805 Real Estate Finance 3 Advanced Finance Elective, FINC-UB 30 Real Estate Primary Markets Spring 2013
FINA2312 Advanced Corporate Finance 3 FINC-UB 7 Corporate Finance Fall 2014
FINA2320 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2015
FINA2330 Financial Markets and Institutions 3 FINC-UB 22 Risk Management in Financial Institutions Fall 2015
FINA2331 Management of Commercial Banks 3 Advanced Finance Elective - CANNOT take FINC - UB 22 or MULT - UB 27 Fall 2014
FINA2802 Investments and Portfolio Analysis 3 Advanced Finance Elective Fall 2012
FINA3334 Private Banking and Wealth Management 3 Advanced Finance Elective - CANNOT take FINC - UB 44 Upon Return Fall 2015
FINA3806 Risk Management 3 FINC-UB 43 Futures and Options Fall 2014
FINE 1001 Intro to Western Art History 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2013
HKGS2002 Hong Kong Identities in Local, National, and Global Contexts 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
HUMA 1231 Popular Culture of East Asia 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
IIMT 3635 Operations Management 3 OPMG-UB 1 Operations Management Fall 2015
IIMT2601 Management Information System 3 INFO-UB 1 Info Tech in Business and Society Fall 2014
IIMT3621B Creativity & Business Innovation 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2014
JMSC 2019 Digital Media and Society 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
MATH4406 Introduction to Partial Differential Equation 3 MATH-UA 263 Partial Differential Equations (pending CAS math department approval) Fall 2014
MGMT 3415 Principles of Entrepreneurship 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
MGMT 3476 Managing Organizational Change 3 Advanced Management Elective Fall 2013
MKTG 3501 (or BUSI 0050) Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior Fall 2013
MKTG 3501 Consumer Behavior 3 MKTG-UB 2 Consumer Behavior Fall 2015, Fall 2014
MKTG 3502 Marketing Research 3 MKTG-UB 9 Research for Customer Insights Fall 2014
MKTG 3511 Advertising Management 3 MKTG-UB 3 Advertising Management Fall 2015
MKTG2501 Introduction to Marketing 3 MKTG-UB1 Introduction to Marketing Fall 2014
PHIL 2110 Knowledge 4 Text and Ideas Fall 2017
PHIL 2430 Chinese Philosophy: Ethics 4 Text and Ideas Fall 2017
PHIL 2480 Confucianism and the modern world 4 Text and Ideas Fall 2017
PHIL 2530 Metaphilosophy 4 Text and Ideas Fall 2017
POLI 62 Political Analysis 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
POLI 94 Political Participation Why & How 3 Politics Major Course (department consent required) Fall 2012
POLI0078 Humanity in Globalization 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
POLI3093 Understanding Social Protest 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2014
PORT1001 Portuguese I.1 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2012
PSYC 2020 Fundamentals of Social Psychology 3 PSYCH-UA 32 Social Psychology (Pending CAS Psychology department approval) Fall 2014
SOCI2071 Criminology 3 Elective (CAS) Fall 2015
SOWK1011 Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation 3 UPADM-GP 264 Understanding Social Entrepreneurship: How to Change the World One Venture at a Time Fall 2014
STRA3706 China Business Environment 3 Elective (Stern) Fall 2015
STRA3708-1A Century of Business in Hong Kong 3 Business Economics Elective Fall 2016
STRA3709 Applications of Strategic Thinking in Business 3 MGMT - UB 18 Fall 2014
STRA 4701 – Strategic Management 4 SOIM-UB 12 Professional Responsibility & Leadership (PRL) Fall 2017