Live the Sciences Po experience

The Summer School offers students from all over the world the opportunity to discover Sciences Po – a world-renowned university in the social sciences.

Summer School

2016 Summer School students in Paris
Manuel Braun

The Summer School gives students from all around the globe the chance to discover Sciences Po, one of the world's leading universities in the social sciences, over the course of a summer.  Participants have the opportunity to experience Sciences Po’s academic environment and to become a part of its international community.

University Summer School

Features of the University Summer School:

  • Open to students in their final year of secondary school, students currently enrolled in an institution of higher education (at the undergraduate or graduate level), and to university graduates.
  • A choice between two separate academic tracks: social sciences or French language.
  • Two separate four-week sessions during the months of June and July.
  • Held on the Paris campus in the historic Saint-Germain-des-Prés district.

Learn more about the University Summer School.

Pre-College Summer School

Features of the Pre-College Summer School:

  • Open to students currently enrolled in secondary school who are least 15 years old at the time of the programme.
  • Challenging coursework combining the study of social sciences and foreign language.
  • A single, two-week session in the month of July.
  • Held on the Reims campus in the heart of the Champagne region.

Learn more about the Pre-College Summer School.

Outside the classroom, the Summer School also offers students the opportunity to explore life in France through a variety of cultural visits and activities.

The best part of the Summer School is its international student body.  There are people here from all kinds of backgrounds, cultures, and corners of the world.  This unique atmosphere really enriches the experience of being in France.

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