NYU Accra

Elizabeth Pontes posing for a photo infront an NYU Accra sign
A Social Work Student Strives to Amplify Silenced Voices

Social Work major Elizabeth Pontes followed her passion for social justice to NYU, where she strives to make her community as equitable as possible.

A group of NYU Accra students visiting Elmina Castle.
NYU Accra Students Visit Elmina Castle

Studying abroad is an opportunity to face history where it happened.

girl studying business globally
Studying Business Across the Globe

Here are three Stern classes that you can take around the world without committing to a full semester in another country!

Student Mickayla Coutinho Brandao sitting on the top of a park bench, surrounded by an array of flora.
A Psychology Major Turned Her Internship into Advocacy

NYU Psychology major Mickayla Coutinho Brandao used her internship at NYU Accra to champion Ghanaian girls’ sexual health and rights.

Portrait of Atoka Jo with a yellow and blue background.
A Social Research and Public Policy Major Studies How We Learn

Atoka Jo, a Social Research and Public Policy major at NYU Abu Dhabi, studies how education works around the world.

A group of journalism majors learning how to film a documentary
Report From the Field: Study Abroad as a Journalism Major

From a radio production internship at NYU Accra to a documentary filmmaking course at NYU Madrid, these journalism majors take their learning global.