Careers

Sciences Po has a policy of actively assisting students in their professional orientation. Upon admission and for up to two years after graduation, the Career services help students and recent graduates to choose a career path, build a career plan, prepare applications and meet employers.

 

young graduates discussing in a job meeting

Your career options

Thanks to an extensive alumni network, its community of professional teachers and its ties to the business world, Sciences Po publishes thousands of job and internship offers every year (access reserved to students and recent graduates).

Find your path and submit successful applications

As early as the first year of study, the Career services help students define their professional goals. They provide a comprehensive careers advice service and lends support during the critical stages of the recruitment process. Services include individual interviews, group workshops, and meetings with professionals and heads of Master’s programmes.

Build your network

The Career services organise a number of recruiting and networking events for students including forums, company presentations, thematic conferences, occupational round tables.

Graph representing Sciences Po graduates in the international job market
Sciences Po Graduates in the International Job Market
  • 80% of graduates find their first job in less than six months
  • 65% of young graduates seek employment in the private sector
  • 39% are recruited before graduation 
  • 39% work abroad

 

Employers: discover our students' profiles

Agility, curiosity, open-mindedness: recruiters appreciate the qualities demonstrated by our students. To discover these profiles, set up a meeting or post your job offers, visit the Career services website

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Career Services

As of their first year of study, the Career services help students and recent graduates choose the right career and embark upon their professional lives. 

Business Forum

Every year, the Sciences Po job fair gathers more than 1,500 students and recent graduates, along with 400 professionals.

A student at Sciences Po

Graduate Employment Survey

More international and higher salaries: these are the main findings of the 2014 survey of young Sciences Po' graduates' professional lives.